Employment Opportunities

Job Posting:
Student Activities & Membership Coordinator

– Applications for this position are now closed –

The Memorial University of Newfoundland Students’ Union (MUNSU) seeks a full-time Student Activities and Membership Coordinator to assist with the implementation of membership development and student life initiatives with the union.

This position is responsible for providing support and advocacy for student life activities on Memorial’s St. John’s campus. Its primary function is to assist in the planning and administration of clubs, societies, resource centres, and special events on-campus. The Student Activities and Membership Coordinator will work directly with the Operations, and Resource Coordinator(s) and report directly to the MUNSU Executive and Board of Directors.

Detailed Job Posting HERE

• Resource MUNSU clubs & societies with their activities, working closely with the Director
of Student Life.
• Coordinate and promote equity campaigns, events and forums with the Director of
• Assist Resource Centres with their activities, campaigns, and services.
• Oversee, assist, and act as a resource for MUNSU’s member outreach initiatives, including
but not limited to: The Members Handbook, website, promotional materials, and social
• Develop training and professional development for clubs, societies, and Resource Centres.
• Work with Executive and Staff to bring quality speakers and entertainment to campus.
• Organize advertising and promotion of MUNSU events with the MUNSU Director of
External Affairs;
• Participate in meetings of the MUNSU Student Life Committee.
• Coordinate the MUNSU orientation activities.
• Coordinate the MUNSU winter carnival.
• Other related duties as assigned.
• Attend meetings and conferences of a membership development and student life nature.

• Post-secondary education from a recognized public institution with emphasis in the areas
of research, public policies, education, and labour or any equivalent combination of
experience and training.
• Current knowledge of the aims of and issues facing the student movement in Canada.
• Applied knowledge of issues facing post-secondary institutions and familiarity with
funding- and decision-making processes and structures in post-secondary education as
well as all levels of government
• Experience in student life issues, and in engaging varying levels of decision-making
processes in public institutions, would be an asset
• Familiarity with the structures and operations of a students’ union

MUNSU is pleased to provide a unionized environment under CUPE Local 4554.

To apply, please submit the following:
a) an up-to-date resume with references
b) an up-to-date cover letter

Submit to:

Staff Relations Officer, S. Solomon
MUNSU General Office
Room 2000, Smallwood Centre
MUN, St. John’s, NL
A1C 5S7

DEADLINE: Monday, April 9 at 12:00 PM
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Breezeway Staff

Located on the first floor of the University Centre, the Breezeway is your student bar. Whether it’s hosting a concert or simply providing a space for students to relax, the Breezeway is a hub of student life at Memorial.

The Breezeway provides many employment opportunities for undergraduate students, including work as bartenders, coat check employees, utilities staff, and door staff.


To apply email a short cover letter and resume to finance@munsu.ca.

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Hiring takes place annually before each Fall semester


The MUN Students’ Union is seeking a proactive person to fill a position with CUPE 4554 as ‘Receptionist’. This position is responsible for the day-to-day administrative functions of the general office of the Students’ Union. This includes directing inquiries at the front desk, handling correspondence and phone calls, assisting with the health & dental plan, taking space booking, and aiding other staff and MUNSU Directors in initiatives.

Contract duration: Temporary position until December 31, 2017

Start date: Immediately

Hours of work11:30 am – 4:30 pm

Applications shall be submitted in writing to MUNSU no later than Monday, August 21 at 4:00 P.M. Only those candidates contacted for an interview will be notified

Job Posting Document

– Applications for this position are now closed – 

Ongoing Employment

The MUN Students’ Union offers many employment opportunities for its members. If you are interested in any positions advertised or you have come across, please apply using the our official Application Form & Attach Resume. Contact the MUNSU General Office (UC-2000) at 864-7633 or frontdesk@munsu.ca

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