Training & Events Marketing Co-op Student (Contract)


ECO Canada is the steward for the Canadian environmental workforce across all industries. From job creation and wage funding, to training and labour market research – we champion the end-to-end career of an environmental professional. We work with the federal, provincial, and municipal governments in all Canadian regions to support economic growth and environmental stewardship as best practice.

When you work at ECO Canada, you are supporting the growth of an abundant environmental workforce. Along with competitive benefits and compensation, we provide the opportunity to work alongside a dynamic team that values collaboration, high performance and, of course, celebrating our successes! We believe that rewarding, meaningful work should be part of every step of the career journey.


Job Description

Are you looking for a role where you will truly make a difference and contribute to a growing workforce in Canada? If you are a performance-driven individual looking to gain a wealth of experience and start a meaningful career in marketing, then keep reading. Reporting to the Training & Events team, you will support the marketing and administration of all networking, training and corporate events, as well as support participant engagement activities.


  • Support the coordinators with planning, marketing, coordinating, executing and following-up on training, webinars, and events
  • Assist with the creation of marketing campaigns and collateral to promote training, webinars and events
  • Provide administrative support for student registrations and inquiries
  • Conduct outreach via phone and email to invite past and prospective clients to our training, events and/or webinars
  • Support the data collection efforts of the team
  • Assist with the development of content for training, webinars, and events as needed
  • Additional tasks as required for other projects and programs within the organization

What you bring:


  • Strong interpersonal skills and a desire to connect with people
  • Professional telephone and email communications skills
  • Ability to manage time, prioritize tasks and work to deadlines
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams and develop and maintain collaborative working relationships
  • Positive, can-do attitude with a customer-centric mindset
  • Ability to deal with change and adapt to new circumstances quickly
  • Ethical business practices and integrity

 Education and Experience

  • At least one year of post-secondary education in the field of administration, business, marketing, communications, human services or a related discipline
  • Experience using MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) as well as general computer skills including file management and data entry
  • Experience using social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn)
  • Excellent command of the English language, with strong emphasis on written and verbal communication skills
  • A passion for supporting professionals working in the environmental sector


This role is temporary contract position until March 31, 2021. If you feel you are the perfect fit for the position and looking to join a company culture that is fun, flexible and defined by our collective drive for success, please apply now through our website. Please upload your resume and cover letter as one PDF file. Applicants who do not include a cover letter will not be considered. 

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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