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The People's Potato is Hiring


The primary activity of the People's Potato is to serve daily vegan lunch to about 500 people on the Concordia University SGW Campus. The People's potato is a worker-run organization where decisions are made collectively. Collective memebers both guide and execute the vision of the organisation.


Individuals hired will cook, clean, and pick up food donations; many tasks require heavy lifting. Collective members will take on a variety of these 3 to 5 hours shifts each week and will participate in committee work such as organising workshops, coordinating volunteers, stocking and organizing the kitchen, e.t.c.

Contracts typically begin in mid-august, end mid-may, and are renewed on a yearly basis. We are seeking applicants who are able to make at least a one year commitment. Work schedules are flexible, however collective members are expected to be available most weekdays between 8:30 am and 3:30pm

Please Visit our website PEOPLESPOTATO.COM to read the full hiring announcement in English or French and to find out how to apply

Concordia Student Union - Receptionist



Type of Position:   Permanent (part-time)
Start Date:  2019-08-19
Location:   H-711
End Date: Permanent
Salary/Hourly Rate:  $17.08/hr, 8 to 15 hours a week

– Greet students coming into the CSU office in a polite and pleasant manner, and provide detailed information about the CSU (including its services, campaigns, events, projects, and the Student Health and Dental coverage), and general information about university and affiliates services. Answer in-person, over the phone and email enquiries, and refer on as appropriate.
– Accept requisition forms, special project & bursary applications, space reservation request, club registrations, and various other documents, ensure completeness of information, and forward to the appropriate executive and staff.
– Approve postings according to established guidelines and inform students of current postering policy.
– Send faxes, distribute mail and packages, and maintain inventory of materials and supplies for the office.
– Update documents in reserve for the general public and CSU executives and staff. Photocopy and collate documents for distribution.
– Sell event tickets and promotional items. Maintain petty cash box.
– Assist executives, staff and student groups with booking meeting rooms and information booths.
– Keep oneself informed as to what is currently going on within the organization.
– Keep oneself informed of relevant university and CSU’s policies and procedures.

Essential Requirement(s):
– Excellent spoken English skills and fluent French conversational skills
– Punctual and patient with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
– General knowledge of Concordia University and the CSU
– Good research skills
– Must be able to work independently with low supervision and as part of a team
– Be able to work at Loyola
– Computer literate, knowledge of Excel and Internet Explorer
– Must be authorized to work in Canada (valid SIN card required)
– Must be a full-time undergraduate student at Concordia University
– Internal candidates shall have preference according to the Collective Agreement

– Experience providing front-line service in a fast-paced environment
– Strong knowledge of Excel
– Approved into the Work Study program

Applications must include
– Cover letter and C.V.;
– Fall 2019 class schedule;
– Authorization email from Work Study Program if available.

**Internal candidates shall have preference.**

How to Apply:
Email your CV, cover letter, Fall class schedule (and work student authorization if available) to jobs@csu.qc.ca with the title “Receptionist Fall 2019” by July 31 2019. Incomplete application and applications that do not follow these steps will not be considered.

The Work Study program allows full-time Concordia students to work on-campus part-time and is a service supported by Financial Aids and Awards office. Visit the Work-study program webpage for more information on how to apply for a Work Study Authorization. Keep in mind that eligible students must be registered full-time in a program and receiving governmental student aid. International (except U.S.) students are exempt from the latter criteria.

For more information, contact Yu-Hui Yu by e-mail at office@csu.qc.ca.

Job Closing Date: Sunday, August 1 2019
Contact E-mail Address: office@csu.qc.ca
Contact Phone Number: 514-848-7474 x8908