Were you a student leader in high school? Do you like volunteering in your community? Getting involved at Queen’s and in Kingston is very rewarding, and can help you feel more at home in your surroundings!
Since September is when more than 100 calls for volunteers are published, you might miss out on some of them. We’ve created a list below of deadlines for volunteer and paid positions from across campus that we’ve seen on Facebook and elsewhere. If you have more to add, please list them in the comments below! Stop missing out!
Bookmark this page – new positions added weekly!
Upcoming Application Deadlines
CARRM (The Canadian Association of Regenerative Medicine) at Queen’s
An organization that raises money and promotes awareness for stem-cell research initiatives. We will be hosting multiple seminars featuring speakers who specialize in stem cell research to educate our community on recent advances in research. General members will have access to exclusive networking opportunities at our events and are invited to attend our monthly general member presentations on regenerative medicine research. Register online here.
CARRM is now offering new executive positions for the upcoming year. Please apply by September 25th (11:59PM) to be considered for an interview.
Application deadline: Monday, Sept. 25 at 11:59pm.
If you are interested in taking videos, getting access to events around campus, and meeting lots of new people around campus and at The Journal, then join this group and send Max Silverberg (Video Editor) a direct message!
This is a great opportunity to work on your videography skills and immerse yourself within the Queen’s community.
Application deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 26
Are you still looking to get involved? Do you want to be in a Kingston-wide parade? Do you want to give back to the Kingston community while having fun? If you answered yes to any of these then apply to the External Relations Committee today!
Application deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 4:00PM. Apply now on EngSoc Apply!
QGIC is currently hiring 2 frosh reps to be part of our executive committee. If you’re passionate about innovation, this is the committee for you!
Application deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 11:55pm.
Explore Kingston and make the most out of your Queen’s experience by going to events for FREE! QueensEvents.ca is now recruiting Brand Ambassadors and Dev Team members for our 10-week fall internship program. An internship with QueensEvents.ca is an opportunity for you to gain real-world experience, give back to the community, and build something sustainable that lasts long after you graduate from Queen’s. You will gain experience in several fields including marketing, communications, event planning, software development and journalism.
QueensEvents.ca is the only campus-wide events calendar that promotes all upcoming events at Queen’s and downtown Kingston. Every year, our team helps thousands of people discover arts, academic and social events within walking distance of campus. Our platform enables hundreds of organizations to get the word out about their events to a captive audience.
Positions available: Brand Ambassador, and Dev Team
Application deadline: Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 11pm – apply online!
Through AKCSE Queen’s, science, engineering, and nursing students will be able to maximize their career potential. We will be assisting professional development in students interested in sciences, engineering, and nursing, by providing information and resources such as scholarships and mentorship opportunities. We will also help bridge the gap between students and professionals in diverse fields (including but not limited to medicine, science research, mathematics, global health – in Korea and Canada) through various networking events.
Positions available: frosh rep, club membership – sign-up here!
Application deadline: Thursday, Sept. 28
World Vision is the largest NGO in Canada. Our club strives to bring awareness to the development and advocacy that World Vision offers to vulnerable populations internationally. If you are passionate about current events, and local and global community outreach, World Vision is for you.
Positions available: Sponsorship, Events & Logistics, Fundraising, Volunteer
Apply online: https://goo.gl/forms/LBzZhinTeBgcEVbd2
Application deadline: Thursday, Sept. 28 at 11:59pm
The Queen’s Solar Design Team is proud to have a rich history in innovation and design through its origins as the Queen’s Solar Vehicle Team (QSVT). The team designed and built a total of 11 solar vehicles, setting numerous records, including a Guinness World Record for the longest journey in a solar vehicle in 2000.
Positions available: Sponsorship Manager, Education Manager, and Marketing Manager. For more information: http://www.qsdt.net/apply-now
Application deadline: Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017.
Do you like technology and want to learn more about start ups? Queen’s Startup Summit is looking for enthusiastic first year students to join our 2017-2018 executive team! As a first year representative you will gain experience across all portfolios and contribute to promoting startup culture on campus.
Positions available: frosh reps
Application deadline: Sunday, Oct. 1 – apply online now!
Are you a first year student that’s passionate about dance and interested in getting more involved at Queen’s? If so, apply to be a Frosh Representative for Queen’s Dance Club!
Queen’s Dance Club (QDC) is Canada’s largest student-run recreational club, and the most inclusive dance environment on campus. In addition to providing dance classes for Queen’s students, we also plan social events, organize outreach initiatives and work towards two final performances at the end of each academic semester.
As a frosh rep for QDC, you will be a member of our executive team. You will work alongside another first year student and rotate through different executive positions, assisting them in their roles.
Please find the application here. E-mail presidents@queensdanceclub
Application deadline: Sunday, Oct. 1 at 11:55pm
The Gotta Dance! program allows QDC members to teach dance workshops in local schools and community organizations. Volunteers will lead bi-weekly dance workshops alongside another member of the team. We are looking for volunteers who embody QDC values, which include inclusivity, positivity and a passion for dance.
Interviews will take place on Tuesday October 3rd and Wednesday October 4th in Douglas 405. Please select the time that works best for you in the Doodle Poll
We are looking for hard-working, enthusiastic individuals to increase brand awareness, work at retail sales and actively promote CEO on social media. $14/hr. Questions? Send any inquires to email@example.com. *Applicants must be Queen’s students, from any year/ faculty.
It’s an awesome Ski by Day / Party by Night trip up to Mont Tremblant. We’re looking for outgoing, energetic and well connected students to become Campus Representatives. Travel for FREE and help organize the largest college ski trip in North America 13-years running. Apply online
Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have a good art background and are looking to give back to your community, we’re looking for volunteers to teach visual arts as a part of the Queen’s Correctional Services Volunteers as well as for the seniors of Providence Manor. It would be a great way to gain new experiences and would look great on a resume! If interested please message the Queen’s Expressions Facebook Page.
Want to be a part of a meaningful design project, and learn sales skills for an innovative technology?
The Queen’s Hyperloop Design Team is at the forefront of pushing the boundaries for new forms of transportation. The Hyperloop team is competing in the Hyperloop competition held by SpaceX.
We will be hosting an information session on Monday, Sept. 18 from 7:30pm-9pm in Goodes Hall rm. 118 to answer questions about the Exec, roles, and other helpful information.
We are hiring for technical engineering positions as well as sponsorship coordinators and marketing roles.
Positions available: Electronics Manager, Propulsion Manager, Braking Manager, Levitation Manager, Chassis Manager, Sponsorship Coordinator, Marketing & Publications Manager, Frosh Representative, Prototype Manager, Software Manager. Apply online!
Positions available: 2017-2018 Relay For Life Executive
Are you looking for a fun, flexible, light extracurricular activity this fall? Do you love nature? Need a resume booster? Want the chance to work with a prominent faculty member? Then look no further! SCB activities include shoreline cleanups and teaching in elementary schools.
Positions available on 3 different committees (Sustainability Initiatives, Education, and Fundraising).
For the following positions, applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis.
Grocery Checkout Fresh Market is located on main level of the Queen’s Centre. Opened in 2012, they are working with our customers to give them the best grocery shopping experience possible. Visit the store to apply. First years welcome!