Why You Will Love Working For Our Division
We offer 1 practicum a year for a 3 month period in our recruiting department and 1 practicum a year for a 3 month period in our Events, Communication,Training and Development department from:
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Applications and Interviews:
Employee Experience practicums are unpaid however will provide accommodation for the term of the practicum (Please note: Staff accommodation is a taxable benefit)
For the fall practicum we typically accept applications in March/April. For the winter practicum we typicall accept applications in August/September.
If you were to be selected, we would offer you an interview either in person or over the phone as we understand that you might not be in Whistler at the time of the interviews.
Practicum Offer and Conditions:
These practicums are only open to students who are currently enrolled at a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution who require this placement to complete their program.
If you are offered a practicum you will be working full time from 30-40 hours a week.
Then Whistler Blackcomb will require the following information to hire you:
Employee Experience Practicum
Whistler Blackcomb’s mission is to create the best memories for you…again and again!
Position Status: Unpaid practicum: (Full-time workload 30-40 hours/week). This position comes with a pass allowing unlimited skiing and riding at Whistler Blackcomb
As a member of the Recruiting team, you will assist in delivering and improving exceptional guest service to our employees and potential employees, and play a vital supportive role to the Recruiting Coordinators. Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play a part in Employee Experience during the 2013-2014 Winter Season while gaining invaluable experience in the world of Recruiting.
What you’ll be doing:
Human Resources Generalist Practicum
Position Status: Unpaid practicum (Full-time workload 30-40 hours/week). This position comes with a staff pass allowing unlimited skiing and riding at Whistler Blackcomb and accommodation if needed.
Job Summary:As a representative of the Whistler Blackcomb Employee Experience team, you will work with and learn from four Employee Experience departments: Organizational Development, Events and Recognition, Communication and Administration and Employee Services. In those departments you will be assisting to maintain a fair work environment with learning opportunities and multiple engaging work related activities, creation and development and innovative employee recognition initiatives, events and activities that set a standard of excellence. Your creative and enthusiastic approach will keep our employees engaged and excited about working at Whistler Blackcomb. Start/end dates for internships can be flexible and will be discussed during the interview phase.
You will assist with various duties within Organizational Development, Events and Recognition, Communication and Administration and Employee Services which include the following:
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