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Career Opportunities at Brighton

Brighton College is an accredited institution under PTIB (Private Training Institutions Branch), with the BC EQA (British Columbia Education Quality Assurance) designation, assuring all our programs and instruction meet standards of quality. We are an established vocational college offering over 30 programs across our Burnaby and Surrey campuses. Brighton College provides students with the opportunity to develop professional skills that are recognized and needed in the workplace. Our students come from a variety of backgrounds and bring with them diverse and multicultural experience.

Brighton College currently has the following positions available, select below to view full details.

Instructors (Pipeline / Future Opportunities)

Brighton College is seeking qualified instructors for all of our subject area course offerings (Engineering Technology, Accounting and Payroll, Business Management, Hospitality Management, International Trade and Freight Forwarding, Network Administration). Brighton College Instructors bring a wealth of industry knowledge, certification & credibility in their field, which empowers them in their educating techniques.

Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class sizes enable students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

If you are interested in teaching with us, please contact Human Resources at resume@brightoncollege.com with your cover letter and resume.

 

Instructor/Subject Matter Expert - Certified Energy Advisor

Brighton College is looking for a Certified Energy Advisor (CEA) designation to join our engineering technology faculty. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to take part in curriculum development as well as teach the following course(s) within our Green Architecture and Sustainable Design program, and will be prioritized for future teaching opportunities.

Available courses:
  1. Building Energy Performance
  2. EnerGuide Energy Advisor Exam Preparation
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Diploma or degree in a related field and at least at least 4 years of industry experience
  • Certified Energy Advisor (CEA) designation
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
Work location & work hours:
  • Burnaby Campus (skytrain accessible)
  • Work hours TBD
Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class sizes enable students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

Please submit a cover letter and resume ASAP to resume@brightoncollege.com. Applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

 

Instructor/Subject Matter Expert – Certified Passive House Consultant/Designer

Brighton College is looking for a Certified Passive House Consultant / Designer to join our engineering technology faculty. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to take part in curriculum development as well as teach the following course within our Green Architecture and Sustainable Design program, and will be prioritized for future teaching opportunities.

Available course:
  1. Passive House and High Performance Building Standards
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Diploma or degree in a related field and at least 4 years of industry experience
  • Certified Passive House Consultant/Designer designation
  • Affiliation with the Passive House Institute
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
Work location & work hours:
  • Burnaby Campus (skytrain accessible)
  • Work hours TBD
Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class sizes enable students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

Please submit a cover letter and resume ASAP to resume@brightoncollege.com. Applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

 

Instructor/Subject Matter Expert - Project Management Professional in Construction

Brighton College is looking for a project management expert in construction to join our engineering technology faculty. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to take part in curriculum development as well as teaching opportunities within our Construction Project Management program, and will be prioritized for future teaching opportunities.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Diploma or degree in a related field and at least 5 years of industry experience
  • PMP certification with construction focus/experience
  • Expert in building construction, project planning, control and scheduling
  • Proficient with MS Project
  • Strong knowledge of Canadian construction laws and contracts
  • Familiarity with site management
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
Work location & work hours:
  • Burnaby Campus (skytrain accessible)
  • Work hours TBD
Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class sizes enable students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

Please submit a cover letter and resume ASAP to resume@brightoncollege.com. Applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

 

Instructor/Subject Matter Expert – Gold Seal Certified Construction Professional

Brighton College is looking for a Gold Seal certified construction professional to join our engineering technology faculty. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to take part in curriculum development as well as teaching opportunities within our Construction Operations and Supervision program, and will be prioritized for future teaching opportunities.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Diploma or degree in a related field and at least 5 years of construction management experience
  • Gold Seal certification
  • Expert in building construction (high-rise, mid-rise, low-rise)
  • Experience in construction supervision, site operations, as well as management of labour, construction material and equipment
  • Strong knowledge of Canadian construction laws and contracts, as well as health and safety regulations
  • Familiarity with project scheduling
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
Work location & work hours:
  • Burnaby Campus (skytrain accessible)
  • Work hours TBD
Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class sizes enable students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

Please submit a cover letter and resume ASAP to resume@brightoncollege.com. Applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

 

Project Management Instructor

Brighton College is looking for a project management professional to join our faculty. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to teach the following courses and will be prioritized for future teaching opportunities.

Available course:
  1. Project Management Fundamentals
  2. Project Teamwork & Leadership
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Diploma or degree in a related field and at least 2 years of project management experience
  • PMP certification
  • Teaching and consulting experience is an asset
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
Work location & work hours:
  • Burnaby Campus (skytrain accessible)
  • Work hours TBD
Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class sizes enable students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

Please submit a cover letter and resume ASAP to resume@brightoncollege.com. Applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

 

Marketing and Admissions Director

The role of the Marketing and Admissions Director is to position the College’s image at the forefront of the education market and increase enrollment through marketing strategies. The Marketing and Admissions Director is responsible for building a creative, integrated, multi-channel marketing department that creates brand awareness, reputation, and provides a steady flow of sales inquiries. All marketing investments will be measured for their returns and the Marketing and Admissions Director is responsible for all marketing activity and reporting outcomes to senior management. This role is also responsible for managing the Admissions team (sales/enrollments).

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Reports to Vice-President, Dean of Academics, Director of Operations

WORK HOURS: Regular business hours (Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:30pm)
*May require of commitment to work hours in excess of regular shifts

LOCATION: Brighton College, all campuses (e.g. Burnaby and Surrey; all accessible by Skytrain)
*Frequent travel within the lower mainland is required

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
Marketing Planning
  • Develop a comprehensive strategic marketing plan in conjunction with the VP Marketing and Dean of Academics
  • Collaborate with other departments to ensure the strategic marketing plan is effectively implemented
  • Evaluate new media technologies for potential integration within current plan
  • Manage the creation of marketing and sales support tools
  • Perform market analysis, targeting and positioning for each program
  • Implement and monitor integrated online/offline marketing including search engine optimization, search engine marketing, advertising (e.g. Google AdWords), public relations, trade shows
  • and other campaigns to generate leads
  • Maintain knowledge of marketing trends, developments and best practices
  • Analyze and report on marketing campaign results
  • Work with the Director of Operations regularly with regards to market projection
Marketing Budget
  • Propose marketing budget for all resources, purchases and staffing – in conjunction with the VP Marketing, Dean of Academics, and Director of Operations
Marketing Materials
  • Responsible for all marketing material content and coordinate with various departments as needed
  • Facilitate regular meetings with the Multimedia Designer and lead the Multimedia Designer with directions on how the material should be designed and implemented
  • Ensure all marketing materials produced (e.g. website, graphic design and print materials, videos) are equipped with professional polish and uphold the institution’s corporate branding standards
Admissions
  • Hire and motivate team of highly skilled Educational Advisors
  • Facilitate regular meetings with the Admissions team
  • Responsible for monitoring the performance of the Admissions team with regards to sales / enrollment
  • Coordinate all aspects of Campuslogin with the Admissions team
  • Manage and delegate leads on Campuslogin
  • Communicate regularly with admissions team in regards to quantity and quality of leads
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & COMPETENCIES:
  • University degree / college diploma in marketing, business or a related field, OR equivalent relevant experience
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in a marketing management position, ideally within the education industry
  • Exceptional knowledge of marketing strategies, concepts and practices
  • Effective time management, organization and leadership skills
  • Strong computer skills with proficiency in MS Office applications and Google AdWords and Google Analytics
  • Ability to compile and analyze performance data in order to develop metrics which support decision-making for resource allocation and marketing campaigns
Benefits of Working With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our staff and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • We offer a competitive compensation package and professional-development opportunities

Please submit a cover letter and resume to resume@brightoncollege.com by April 27th, 2018. Interviews take place immediately for short-listed candidates and applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Required experience:
  • Digital Marketing: 4 years
  • Sales/Admissions: 2 years

 

 

Educational Advisor (Sales/Admissions)

Sales professionals who are passionate about changing people’s lives through education, join our team! The purpose of the Educational Advisor (Sales/Admissions) is to promote and sell the programs of the College to potential students by identifying the appropriate programs that meet their individual career goals. The primary function of this position is to maximize each opportunity to market programs and to meet or exceed the enrollment targets for the College.

The Educational Advisor (Sales/Admissions) will provide motivation to students to ensure their success in the program, and also perform related administrative and reporting duties.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Reports to the Marketing and Admissions Manager, Dean of Academics

WORK HOURS: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:30pm
*May require of commitment to work hours in excess of regular shifts

LOCATION: Brighton College, Surrey campus
*Frequent travel between campuses and within the lower mainland is required

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Respond to all inquiries from potential students, media, case managers, etc; promote the programs and services of the College, including ongoing networking and participation in industry promotional events as required
  • Interview potential students according to the College Admissions Presentation Structure to explore their background, interests and identify their individual career goals; advise on appropriate programs to meet their goals
  • Complete enrollment of new students including related paperwork and providing information on payment options and requirements, as outlined in the College Admissions Procedures document
  • Maintain records to track and follow-up on potential leads, provide motivation and encouragement to potential students as appropriate
  • Track and report weekly activities (leads, appointments, interview, enrolment)
  • Provide ongoing coaching and motivation to students to support their success
  • Attend regular marketing meetings; establish and maintain monthly targets
  • Follow up on potential and actual cancellations
  • Participate in training of new educational advisors
  • Other duties as assigned to support the objectives and purpose of the College
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & COMPETENCIES:
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum one to three years of sales experience in a results driven, service- oriented, fast paced environment, preferably in the educational industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent sales and marketing skills based on integrity and professionalism
  • Excellent understanding of the programs and services provided by the College
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office including Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Basic math and accounting skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Good judgment and ability to prioritize assignments
  • Ability to manage stress and thrive in frequently demanding situations
  • Ability to always exhibit a professional attitude and image with a commitment to quality service
Benefits of Working With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our staff and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • We offer a competitive compensation package and professional-development opportunities

Please submit a cover letter and resume to resume@brightoncollege.com by April 27th, 2018. Interviews take place immediately for short-listed candidates and applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

 

Digital Marketing Instructor - June/July Start

Brighton College is looking for a passionate digital marketing professional to join our faculty! Successful candidates will be prioritized for future teaching opportunities.

Work Location & Work Hours:

  • Surrey Campus (accessible by skytrain)
  • Instructional hours: 1:30pm-5:30pm, Mon.-Fri. (20 hours of in-class instruction per week)
  • Additional administrative work (e.g. curriculum development) may be offered to the suitable candidate
Below are the available courses:
  1. Online Marketing & Social Media (June 25 – July 13, 2018)
  2. Marketing Research (July 16 – Aug. 3, 2018)
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Diploma or degree in a related field and at least 2 years of industry experience in digital marketing
  • Previous teaching or consulting experience preferred
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
  • Relevant industry-recognized credentials / certifications are an asset
Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors will receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class size enables students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

Please submit a cover letter and resume to resume@brightoncollege.com by April 27th, 2018. Interviews will take place immediately for short-listed candidates. Thank you!

 

 

International Trade Instructor (Blended Program: In-Class and Online)

We are looking for passionate international trade industry professionals to join us as an instructor for our brand new International Trade and Freight Forwarding Blended program.This is an exciting opportunity which provides flexible work hours as the Blended program involves both online and in-class instruction. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to teach part-time on an auxiliary basis (dependent on course availability), and will be prioritized for future teaching opportunities.

Work Location & Work Hours:
  • Burnaby Campus (accessible by skytrain)
  • 10 hours of in-class instruction + 10 hours of online instruction per week (in-class: Tuesday 6pm-10pm and Saturday9am-3pm; online: flexible)
  • Additional administrative work (e.g. curriculum development) may be offered to the suitable candidate
Below is a snapshot of the available courses (dependent on enrollment):
  1. Feasibility of International Trade (Feb. 5 – Feb. 23, 2018)
  2. Development of Products and Services for Market (Feb. 26 – Mar. 16, 2018)

***more courses run back to back from Mar. 19, 2018***

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
  • Diploma or degree in a related field and at least 2 years of industry experience
  • FITT certification is required
  • PID (Provincial Instructor Diploma) or equivalent is an asset
  • Previous teaching or consulting experience is an asset
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered
Benefits of Teaching With Brighton College:
  • We value the quality and success of our instructors and promote a people-oriented work culture
  • Instructors receive a great amount of support from College staff and have access to pre-developed curriculum for many of the courses
  • Our small class sizes enable students to receive high-quality education to develop the technical and professional skills demanded by employers
  • Competitive compensation

Please submit a cover letter and resume to resume@brightoncollege.com by April 27th, 2018. Interviews take place immediately for short-listed candidates and applications are welcome until this position is filled. Thank you!

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Required experience:
  • international trade industry: 2 years
Required license or certification:
  • FITT certification