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Student Employment

The Dalhousie Bookstore employs between 16-27 part-time student staff thoughout the full calendar year.

Although we don't accept resumes in-person or by email, we do post job openings at and encourage those interested to apply.

We can only consider those with daytime availability.

July 17, 2019

Job Title: Part-Time Shipping/Receiving

Position Type: On-campus Part-Time Employment

Number of Positions: 1

Job Location: Dalhousie University - Halifax

Employment Type: Shipping/Receiving

Job Description:         

                • General Shipping/Receiving Duties
                • Loading/Unload ing Trucks
                • Moving Pallets of product
                • Moving Merchandise around the store
                • Counting , labelling and shelving product
                • Assisting Customers
                • Organizing limited space
                • Some cashier duties

Job Requirements:

                • Must be able to lift 60 lbs unassisted
                • Basic computer skills
                • Good customer service skills
                • Highly Motivated
                • Dependability extremely important
                • Accuracy extremely important


Applicants must be current Dalhousie students for the Fall Term 2019
We are looking for students who are available to work during the hours of 9am - 4pm, Monday to Friday;

July/August with the possibility of continuing into the Fall term based on availability.

Positions will consist of approximately 35-40hrs per week as we prepare for back to school.

Applicants must be available to work Labour Day Weekend (Aug 31, Sept 1, Sept 2)
Applicants must be available to work during the week Monday-Friday during the hours of 9am - 4pm.

Our Shipping and Receiving department does not usually have evening/weekend hours. With the exception of Labour Day weekend and some evening shifts dur ing the first two weeks of September.

The Bookstore's Shipping and Receiving can be an extremely busy environment. Applicants should be aware this position can be physically demanding .

A copy of the applicant's Fall term class schedule is required

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please, no in-store inquiries.

For more information or to apply,
visit Job #84898