Waterloo co-op students are essential parts of the WatPD team. The department hires 15-25 co-op students every term as teaching assistants (TAs) who operate PD courses, provide administrative support, and mark student submissions. WatPD also hires web developers, digital media developers, and administrative assistants on an as-needed basis.

We’re looking for enthusiastic, dependable candidates with strong overall communication skills. WatPD co-op students should be able to handle variations in workload over the course of a term, and they should be ready to contribute to a dynamic, social workplace environment. Our positions are advertised and posted like any other co-op jobs, so keep an eye on WaterlooWorks for WatPD postings when you’re looking for work term employment.

Want to learn more?

Read about why WatPD invests in Waterloo's co-op students.

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Learn about the various roles co-op students can play during a term at WatPD.

What about the culture?

Working at WatPD is fun and fulfilling. Find out why we’re so proud of our workplace.