Receptionist, Intern

Website STEMCELL Technologies

Are you eager to jumpstart your tech career with meaningful work that makes a positive difference in one of British Columbia’s fastest growing industries? If yes, consider an internship that includes comprehensive training and development at Canada’s largest biotechnology company, STEMCELL Technologies!

Headquartered in Vancouver, BC, STEMCELL Technologies is an award winning global employer including Canada’s Best Managed Companies (2022 Gold Standard) and Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work (2018). As Scientists Helping Scientists and Colleagues Helping Colleagues, we are dedicated to improving lives through supporting life sciences research and products. Our commitment is to foster diversity and inclusion in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) in the life sciences industry, and through our investments in sustainability, community, and social responsibility.

As a STEMCELL intern, you can look forward to applying and growing your tech skills in a dynamic, collaborative environment with like-minded colleagues. Some other things you might love include participating in our employee-led clubs and sport teams, supportive employee resource groups, and fun company-wide events.

Job Description
The Receptionist, Intern is responsible for fulfilling STEMCELL’s reception services at an assigned office location(s). They are the first point of contact when visiting a STEMCELL location in-person. In addition, they provide logistical and administrative support to building services at each STEMCELL location.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors and manage visitor/delivery logs.
  • Answering & transferring calls.
  • Providing & monitoring access badges.
  • Ordering & monitoring office supplies.
  • Managing parking passes.
  • Receive and sort daily mail/deliveries/couriers.
  • New hire support (e.g. creation of name badges & nameplates, updates seating chart, etc.).

Knowledge & Qualifications:

  • Post Secondary Certificate, Diploma, or Bachelor’s Degree.
  • 0-3 years of experience in reception, administrative support and/or customer service.
  • Note that the incumbent will need to be available at all STEMCELL locations in the Lower Mainland.

This role requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as per STEMCELL’s vaccination policy, the current recommendations by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time, including any COVID-19 boosters as recommended by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time.


The annual base salary for this job is $51,000.

STEMCELL determines an individual’s pay within the range based on multiple factors including experience, education, job-related skills, and equity within the team or organization.

Please submit your resume and cover letter directly through BC Tech. A member from our Talent Acquisition team will contact you directly should there be a potential fit.