A deadly combination of boxing day shopping and New Years Eve has left many young Haligonians without much cash as 2017 begins. With school expenses, groceries and rent looming on the horizon, students all over Halifax are trying to figure out how to make a bit of cash during the school year while also continuing to nail their studies.
We put together a list of companies that are looking to fill part-time positions in Halifax this January, for all the students out there hoping to make a bit of extra cash! After all cover at the Dome isn’t going to pay itself.
1. Pet Care Associate // Petsmart
The Bayers Lake Shopping Centre Petsmart is looking for a new part time time employee who loves pets to help chat with customers about their needs and pair them up with the perfect furry friend. This is the perfect job for animal lovers!
2. Floral Clerk // Loblaws
Loblaws is looking for a part time employee who is willing to talk to plants (and people) all day about botany. There also might be some bouquet arrangement involved if you’re lucky. This sounds like a very chill job unless you have severe pollen allergies in which case maybe keep scrolling!
3. Social Media Marketer // The Suitor Clothing Company
This local menswear shop is looking for a part time retail sales associate who also has a strong interest in social media marketing! If you have a knack for sharing witty memes and want to learn more about the menswear industry apply to this gig asap.
4. Cashier // Sephora
The Halifax Shopping Centre Sephora is hiring a part time cashier right now – could be good for students looking to work with a massive company and score that employee discount.
5. Rewards Brand Representative // Dalhousie University
Intercept Group is a company that runs social media and brand marketing campaigns for companies all over Canada. Right now their company is looking for Dalhousie students who can promote their campaigns on campus! Intercept offers really flexible hours and high pay for their work – this is a gig you have to apply for.
6. Associate Solutions Consultant // Apple
The Apple Store in The Halifax Shopping Centre is looking for a part time consultant to work during weekend hours and oversee the sales, merchandising, and operations of an Apple Shop-in-Shop. This is a great way to get your foot in the door with an amazing company!
7. Barista // Starbucks
If you love coffee as much as I do this job would be a dream – join the Starbucks team by working part time at their Halifax Shopping Centre location this semester, and pick up some sweet experience from this massive company.
8. Banquet Server // Marriott
For those looking to earn some serving experience this job is a great way to learn about the industry. Part time banquet servers work a tough job, but the hours are super flexible and the shifts are really long so you’ll be making bank!
9. Baker // Tim Hortons
For a behind the scenes look at how they make all those delicious Timbits join the Tim Hortons team as a baker and counter staff member. If you’re passionate about baking bring those talents to Tim Hortons!
10. Member Services Coordinator // The College of Dental Hygienists
Located in Armdale this part time job with two shifts per week offers applicants the chance to get some serious administrative experience while learning about the inner workings of a super important provincial organization.
11. Educator // Lululemon
Lululemon is always looking to work with enthusiastic young people who are interested in learning more about their brand. The Educator position available would require a part time employee who is capable of teaching customers about healthy living and the benefits associated with shopping at Lululemon Athletica. Apply today for a chance to work at one of their many stores throughout the HRM!
12. Black Jack Dealer // Casino Nova Scotia
Get a taste of the high roller lifestyle by working part time as a black jack dealer at Casino Nova Scotia. This job is an amazing chance to work at one of the coolest places in Halifax, and all you gotta do is now how to shuffle!
13. Dog Sitter
Another great part time gig for animal lovers, this Kijiji ad is looking for a kind soul who is willing to dog sit a couple days per week for an adorable 2-year-old Amstaff/Boxer mix. Click the link here to find out if your schedule works for Russ!
14. Server/Cook // The Canteen
Popular Dartmouth sandwich shop The Canteen is hosting a job fair on Sunday, January 8th to start the search for staff to help launch their brand new location! Join this rapidly expanding team dedicated to creating delicious food and friendly service from 12pm to 3pm at 66 Ochterloney Street.
15. Support Staff // Cheers/Dome/Taboo
Take your love for the Dome to the next level and apply to work coat check or cover charge staff in the new year. If you visit as much as I do the bouncers will already know your name and maybe you can ask them for a reference letter!
16. Retail Store Staff // Propeller Brewery
Propeller Breweries’ Dartmouth location is looking for part time retail staff, so drop your resume off asap for a chance to work with one of the coolest companies in Halifax!