Great Coop Internship Opportunity for students as a front desk


Concordia International University and Cloud Nine College announced that the Coop internship program would be held at the David Thompson Resort in the summer of 2022. Concordia is guiding students to the academic growth of recent graduates through a meaningful paid internship in the competitive resort field.

David Thompson Resort opens from May 1st to September 30th (may vary due to weather conditions), surrounded by the Canadian Rockies with fantastic hiking trails. Their amenities include a hotel and various sized serviced RV pull-through sites, which are pull-through sites that are shaded and grassy, RV rentals, tent sites, rustic, and full-service chains.

They offer several positions to Concordia students, including housekeeping, dishwasher, Front Desk attendant, Server, store attendant, and more. These positions are for an open-minded- outgoing person who can work well in their small team and independently and can develop new ideas to help grow David Thompson Resort successfully.

These positions are seasonal/full-time jobs from May 1st to September 30th (May vary due to weather conditions and COVID restriction policy).

Position Overview:

To ensure smooth operation of the Front Office.   Must provide efficient and courteous service to each guest and operate according to the policies, procedures, quality standards established by the management team for the satisfaction of all internal and external guests.  Must be willing to work shifts and weekends if needed.  Must be able to deal calmly and professionally with the public and staff in all situations.

Job Skills & Requirements:

  • Must be able to work in both a team environment and independently
  • Be Personable and friendly
  • Be able to multi task
  • Be organized
  • Be able to stand for up to 8 hours at a time
  • Be able to work any shift (AM/PM)
  • Good communication skills
  • Working knowledge of reservation systems
  • Basic computer knowledge

Description of Duties:

  • Greeting and always acknowledging Guests (apply 10 foot rule – within 10ft of the guest acknowledge them with a smile and speak to the guest)
  • Answering of phones (a mile on your face puts a smile in your voice)
  • Taking & inputting reservations by phone and email.
  • Check in Guests/Check out Guests
  • Responding to guest inquiries
  • Follow through on guest requests
  • Cashier related duties
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the front and back offices
  • All reception and administrative duties as requested by senior management
  • Responding to requests & inquiries from team members from other departments.
  • Additional tasks as assigned by senior management

Direction : 42km East of the Saskatchewan River Crossing along Hwy 11

Address: Box 17, Nordegg, Alberta T0M 2HO- Cline Rover on Highway 11 NE 15 37 18 W5TH

Phone: 1(403) 721-2103


Hours: Approximately 35-40 hours per week, 5 days a week with flexible day time and night.

About David Thompson Resort

Season Open: May 1 – Sep 30 (may vary due to weather conditions)

Come and relax in this beautiful, fun and friendly environment. We are surrounded by the Canadian Rockies with amazing hiking trails. Our amenities include a Hotel, various sized serviced RV pull through sites which are shaded and grassy, RV rentals, tent sites, rustic and full service cabins.

Whether you are on a day trip or staying with us for the night, stop in and enjoy our amazing playground, mini golf, restaurant, convenience store and gas station. Visit our office if you have any questions about our amenities and the activities in the area.

About Cloud Nine College

Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, Canada, Cloud Nine College is a private learning institution offering Co-Op Career training in International Business Management, Hospitiality and IELTS preparation programs.


  • Certified and highly experienced teachers
  • 150 students maximum
  • Small classes
  • Good downtown location
  • Free computer access for students at school
  • Free high-speed wireless Internet throughout the Campus
  • Close to many restaurants, coffee shops, stores and beautiful Coal Harbour and Canada place

Statement of purpose

The mission of the Cloud Nine College is to assist students in defining and acquiring a comprehensive set of career training and English language skills that meet their objectives and help create meaningful pathways to and opportunities in their personal, educational and commercial endeavors.