Careers and Work Placements

  • Authored on May 28, 2019

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Working at AMI

At AMI, we strive every day to make a difference within the community we serve as well as within our workplace 

Work culture and environment

  • Office space features accessible design
  • Locations across the country
  • Safe and healthy workplace
  • Diverse and inclusive environment
  • Committed to our core values : Authenticity, Empowerment, Inclusion, Innovation Passion, Stewardship
  • Work-life balance
  • Community involvement
  • Engaged staff  
  • Regular social events
  • Family-friendly atmosphere
  • Fun and dynamic work culture

Benefits

  • Competitive and comprehensive Group Insurance plan
  • Vacation/personal days/statutory holidays
  • Training and Development opportunities  
  • Educational assistance
  • Milestone service awards

Careers FAQ

How do I apply for a position?
Applicants should email their resume and covering letter to: jobs@ami.ca. Please reference the position title in the subject line of the email.

I have submitted an application for a position. What is the next step?
Applications are reviewed by Human Resources, and the applicants who meet the requirements are contacted to schedule a telephone interview.

The posting has expired and is not on the website anymore. Can I still apply?
Late application won’t be accepted to ensure fairness to all applicants; however, you can still submit your resume for future consideration.

Current Opportunities

 

 

Work Placements

Paid Apprenticeships

If you are enrolled in a training institution for an audio or television career, or if you are interested in developing broadcast skills or pursuing a future career in content creation, AMI will provide you with a challenging and rewarding experience in the media industry with a paid apprenticeship.

Opportunities are available in the following departments:

•    Programming & Production - AMI-audio and AMI-tv
•    Programming & Production - AMI-télé - Montreal

Duties and Responsibilities:

•    Assists the production team to ensure that information and insights presented are accurate and objective by researching topics and background information when required
•    Supports the Production team through transcription and story chasing
•    Supports the Audio team through audio editing, switching and sound mixing 
•    Provides general assistance with pre and post-production 
•    Assists with script writing and script creation
•    Composes tweets, podcast descriptions, and blog posts
•    Gains first-hand experience by going on field shoots
•    Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
•    Any additional duties as required. 

Before you apply, please note the following criteria to be eligible:

You must

•    Be a person with a disability
•    Be eligible to work in Canada 
•    Be enrolled in a training institution for an audio or television career AND/OR
•    Demonstrate interest in, and aptitude for, a career in the Broadcast/Media industry.

Position Requirements

•    Strong written and oral communications skills
•    Strong interpersonal skills; organizational and time management skills
•    Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships
•    Ability to work independently, manage multiple tasks and set priorities
•    Experience using Internet, Email, Microsoft Office
•    Bilingualism (French/English) is an asset

How to apply

Please send the following documents via email to jobs@ami.ca

•    Current resume
•    Cover letter demonstrating interest and immediate goals in the Broadcast/Media industry
•    Copy of official transcript of most recent grades (for persons enrolled in, or graduates of, a training institution)

Please send your application to jobs@ami.ca

All equipment and technical support will be provided by Accessible Media Inc. to comply with the internal security. If you require any accommodations please let us know. 

Accessible Media Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those applicants we plan to invite to a follow-up interview will be contacted.   No phone calls please.

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Paid Internships for Students with a Disability

Exciting opportunities await students who have a passion to make a difference every day. AMI will provide a challenging and rewarding experience in the Broadcast industry.

Internship opportunities are available in the following departments:

  • Programming & Production - AMI-audio and AMI-tv 
  • Programming & Production - AMI-télé - Montreal
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Technology Services
  • Finance
  • Human Resources

Before you apply, please note the following criteria to be eligible:

You must

  • Be a student with a disability
  • Be eligible to work in Canada 
  • Be enrolled in full-time studies at an accredited Canadian post-secondary institution in the field of Broadcast/Media, Business or IT (preferably in the final year of studies) or at an equivalent private training institution OR  
  • Recent graduate in the same year, who are looking for a first work experience in the industry
  • Demonstrate good academic standing
  • Demonstrate interest in, and aptitude for, a career in the Broadcast/Media industry or related field of study

Position Requirements

  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills; organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships
  • Ability to work independently, manage multiple tasks and set priorities
  • Good attention to detail
  • Experience using Internet, Email, Microsoft Office
  • Bilingualism (French/English) is an asset

How to apply

Please complete the online application and provide the following documentation:

  • Current resume
  • Cover letter demonstrating interest and immediate goals in the Broadcast/Media industry
  • Proof of current or previous registration in full time Broadcast/Media program or related field of study at an accredited Canadian post-secondary institution
  • Most recent transcript
  • Two letters of recommendation

Current Internship opportunities

Please send your application to jobs@ami.ca 

All equipment and technical support will be provided by Accessible Media Inc. to comply with the internal security. If you require any accommodations please let us know. 

Accessible Media Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those applicants we plan to invite to a follow-up interview will be contacted.   No phone calls please.

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