Join Our Team

We are looking for current Humber students with excellent problem solving, teamwork, communication, and interpersonal skills. Our team members are hard-working, adaptable, and willing to manage challenging workloads and tight deadlines, as well as being open to learning new things with minimum direction.

Hours are flexible, students are expected to attend meetings with their client(s) and team at the Lakeshore campus, or off campus as needed.

We will be recruiting students to join our 2019/2020 team, interviews will take place during June 2019 for the following positions:

Research Assistant – WordPress Development

  • Create websites, blogs, and online content using WordPress
  • Provide the business partner with training and documentation on updating and maintaining their website
  • Students are expected to have access to the necessary software to complete their task

Research Assistant – Social Media Integration 

  • Implement and maintain online marketing strategies through social media
  • Provide the business partner with training on how to manage their social media platforms

Research Assistant – Professional Writing 

  • Content creation for a variety of online platforms (website, blog posts, social media) through researching, writing, editing, proofreading
  • Students are expected to have access to the necessary software to complete their task

Research Assistant – Graphic Design

  • Develop graphics for websites and social media, such as logos, banners, as well various promotional material as needed
  • Students are expected to have access to the necessary software to complete their task

Research Assistant – Photography

  • Product and/or people photography, behind the scenes images
  • Students are expected to own their own equipment or have access to the equipment through their school
  • Students are expected to have access to the necessary software to complete their task

Research Assistant – Videography

  • Video production and editing for short interviews or promotional videos
  • Students are expected to own their own equipment or have access to the equipment through their school
  • Students are expected to have access to the necessary software to complete their task

In addition to the above technical skills, Research Assistants are expected to:

  • Collaborate with clients, team members, and faculty lead in meetings, emails, and on
    the phone to ensure smooth progress of the project
  • Brainstorm and come up with e-commerce solutions with both the client and team
  • Learn new concepts, tools, software, and techniques as needed to improve deliverables
  • Budget, manage, and track time worked on each project
  • Use software applications as needed to communicate and track project progress (e.g. MS. Excel, Google Docs, Slack)
  • Collaborate on creating meeting documents as needed (agenda, minutes…etc)

To learn more, you can check the FAQs page, and read what our students say about the experience.

To apply:

If you are a Humber student interested in joining the team, please send your e-portfolio, or resume including samples of your work to hanadi.alnawab@humber.ca with the appropriate subject line:

  • Research Assistant position – WordPress
  • Research Assistant position – Social Media Integration
  • Research Assistant position – Professional Writing
  • Research Assistant position – Graphic Design
  • Research Assistant position – Photography
  • Research Assistant position – Videography

Please include your student number, program, and semester in your message.