Job offer — English proofreader

Offre d'emploi 15 mai 2023

The Centre d’élaboration des moyens d’enseignement du Québec (CEMEQ), a leading Canadian developer and distributor of educational materials and multimedia tools for vocational training, is looking for an English-speaking proofreader to join its editorial team.


The successful candidate will be highly motivated and responsible for editing and processing documents produced by CEMEQ. Specific tasks include the input, revision, correction and management of both physical and digital content.


Key Responsibilities

  • Revise and proofread printed and multimedia content.
  • Verify and fine-tune the layout of documents.
  • Collaborate with the team to develop and maintain procedural guidelines.
  • Process copyright clearance requests and purchase photos.



  • Hold an undergraduate degree related to the English language (e.g., linguistics, literature, communications).
  • Have an excellent command of written and spoken English and a solid understanding of French.
  • Be proficient in the use of word-processing and proofreading software.
  • Be meticulous and a strong team player.


What we offer/Perks of the job

  • Salary: $21.26 to $28.21 per hour.
  • Schedule: 35 hours per week with a 32.5-hour workweek during the summer without a reduction in pay.
  • Paid vacation: 4 weeks plus 10 days of paid vacation during the holiday season.
  • Paid sick days: 7.
  • Option to work remotely: yes!
  • Group insurance: yes!
  • Group RRSP plan: yes, with an employer contribution of 5% of salary!


We invite you to discover the rest of what we have to offer for yourself!


Do you have what it takes to become a dynamic and valued member of the CEMEQ team? Send your resume via e-mail or to the following address:


ATTN: Julie Mercier, Human Resources CEMEQ


2955, boul. de l’Université, 5e étage

Sherbrooke (Québec) J1K 2Y3

E-mail :


We thank all those who express an interest in working with CEMEQ; however, only selected candidates will be contacted.