WHL Job Opportunities



Application Deadline: May 1, 2018

Position: Practicum Student / Internship


  • Outgoing personality and enthusiastic attitude
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Ability to take direction, work independently and work in a group environment
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects with tight deadlines, in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Graphic Design, Communications or Journalism majors preferred
  • Proficient in the following programs would be an asset: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design and Flash
  • Hockey Knowledge considered an asset


Term: June 4 – August 31, 2018 (Flexible with dates)

Reports to: Manager, Communication

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support Manager, Communications with production of content and features
  • Assist on the annual WHL Media Guide
  • Compile web and social media analytic reports highlighting effective content and trends
  • Generate or syndicate written content for
  • Assist with implementation of WHL social media summer content plan
  • Research projects as required

Please send application to:

Western Hockey League
Communication Internship
Father David Bauer Arena
2424 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB T2N 3Y9




WHL Prince George Cougars:  Manager, Game Day Operations & Promotions 

The Game Day Operations & Promotions Manager reports to the Vice President -Business, and manages the teams’ game day operations by planning, developing, implementing, directing and evaluating all aspects of game night presentation. The manager also works directly with sponsors/business/organizations throughout the off season to plan and sell assets, especially that relate to game sponsorships.

This position is ideal for a person wanting to learn all aspects of working for a sports entertainment company.  The successful candidate must be willing to work long and flexible hours on game days, be very ambitious and willing to learn, and excited to be a positive contributor to a tight knit team environment.

Other duties include managing many different volunteers & groups, Intern program, participating in team brainstorming and planning meetings, being exceptionally well organized and self-managing.  Must have a pleasant and outgoing personality, and not afraid of new challenges, trying out new ideas, and being creative.

This is a full-time position, with a base salary and commission.  The start date is as soon as possible.

Closing date to apply is April 27, 2018

Please submit your resume to:
Prince George Cougars
Andy Beesley, Vice President – Business
#201 – 2187 Ospika Blvd.
Prince George BC V2N 6Z1
Questions:  Call Andy Beesley at 250-561-0783