Position Title: Intern, Events and activities coordinator
Status: Intern, Temporary, 35 hours/week, paid
Region: Montreal
Internship Start date: ​​6 May 2019
Internship End date: ​​23 August 2019
Salary: ​​13$/hour
Duration: ​​16 weeks

Under the responsibility of the Operations Coordinator, the intern will be responsible – in collaboration with the team – for supporting the coordination and organization of diverse activities and events.


Who we are
Established in 2012, Hacking Health is an NPO that matches innovators and health care experts to develop solutions to front-line health issues through the use of technology. The headquarters of Hacking Health are in Montreal, and the movement has 56 chapters established in 15 countries spread over 5 continents. Hacking Health has also more than 180 leaders and 600 volunteers around the world! In 2017, our chapters created 158 events and creative programs such as hackathons, coffee shops, workshops and conferences to foster collaboration among key players in health innovation ecosystems.

Hacking Health is an unconventional, volunteer-based organization that makes an impact through a highly creative, collaborative, bottom-up, community-centric approach. Our organization is now looking for a new level of impact, based on its unique DNA. Do you want to take up this challenge?

Our mission
Hacking Health catalyses collaboration by empowering key stakeholders to build innovative and meaningful solutions to healthcare challenges.

To learn more about Hacking Health:

​Requirements and profile:

  • Student finishing its bachelor’s degree (last year), bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in business administration, in communication or in any relevant discipline for the position
  • Any relevant experience will be considered an asset
  • Organization, autonomy and proactivity
  • Versatile, creative and attentive to details
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Customer service experience is an asset
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office and the Google Suite (cloud)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team-player mindset
  • Passion for innovation, health and the non-profit sector an asset
  • French-English bilingualism (oral and written)

Context and scope of activities and responsibilities:

In order to support the team in organizing and coordinating its summer events and activities, Hacking Health seeks an intern for summer 2019.
Our intern will contribute to the following activities:

  • Organization and planning of events: logistics, calendar, coordination
  • Running workshops during summer events and activities (Summer Camp…)
  • Prepare communication materials and various contents
  • Collaborate with different partners (such as the CHUM), suppliers and volunteers
  • Contribute to various logistical tasks related to event organization
  • Contribute to group facilitation and pitch evaluation

If you are interested in Hacking Health and this internship, please send your resume and cover letter by [March 22, 2019] to

We are an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all qualified women and men, LGBTQI2-S community persons, visible minorities persons, immigrants, Aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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