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Economic Development Intern
Fort Frances
Job Description:
Are you eager to launch your career in economic/community
development, marketing, tourism or event management? The Rainy
River Future Development Corporation (RRFDC) has a one year
internship opportunity for a recent university or college graduate, with
potential for extension. Gain hands-on experience planning festivals
and events, building our tourism market, and help plan & develop
our economic future. The intern will work with various community
organizations on economic development projects across the region.
They will write funding proposals, reports to senior government and
area municipalities, cultivating valuable career-building skills.
About the RRFDC: the RRFDC is a not-for-profit economic
development organization that works with communities in the Rainy
River District on a variety of economic development projects of various
scales. Past interns have advanced to successful careers in economic
development, community development, community planning, arts
administration among others.
University or college graduate who has graduated within the last three
years from an accredited college or university. The candidate must
be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program. The
position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate’s field of
study. (There is no age restriction on this position).
The Rainy River Future Development Corporation welcomes
and encourages applications from people with disabilities.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in
all aspects of the selection process.
Application Deadline: Open until a suitable candidate is hired.
If you have questions about this position please contact Geoff Gillon
at 807-274-3276 or Tannis Drysdale at 807-274-9621 or toll free
Please email resume and cover letter to