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ventureLAB Coordinator, Innovation Space — 202208


Date Published:

March 31, 2022

Application Deadline:

April 22, 2022

About ventureLAB

ventureLAB is a not-for-profit leading global founder community for hardware technology and enterprise software companies in Canada. Our organization is led by seasoned entrepreneurs and business leaders with decades of industry experience in building IP-rich start-ups, scale-ups, and global multinationals to help businesses scale. Located at the heart of Ontario’s innovation corridor in York Region, ventureLAB is part of one of the biggest and most diverse tech communities in Canada. Since 2011, ventureLAB has enabled over 2,000 tech ventures to create over 4,000 jobs and raise more than $200 million in investment capital through our initiatives focused on raising capital, talent retention, technology and IP commercialization, and customer acquisition. Together with our community of entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, and partners, we enable technology startups to accelerate the commercialization of transformational products on a global scale. ventureLAB is home to the Hardware Catalyst Initiative — Canada’s only lab and incubator for hardware and semiconductor-focused companies. At ventureLAB, we grow globally competitive tech titans that build-to-scale in Canada — for global markets. 

Our Mission

We grow globally competitive tech titans that build-to-scale in Canada.

Our Vision

Born Global. Built to Scale. Inclusive by Design. Inspire a new generation of global founders who choose Canada to scale IP-rich tech titans creating innovative hardware and scale-ready enterprise software solutions that transform communities and establish a blueprint for a more sustainable, inclusive tech ecosystem.

Our Values — Team RIVIR

Position Profile

Reporting to the Director, Innovation Space, you will work with the ventureLAB Innovation Space team to support the strategic and daily objectives of ventureLAB’s 50,000 sq. ft Innovation Space, it’s members, and the greater community. This includes supporting the planning of internal & external events, community building initiatives, daily onsite space and member requirements, and other duties related to the coordination of the Innovation Space. ​​

ventureLAB’s Innovation Space is so much more than just a coworking space, providing a hybrid offer of membership options to support tech titans as they grow and scale their companies, alongside a community tailored to support high tech companies. Whether virtually or in-person, the ventureLAB Innovation Space is the community to grow your venture.


The Coordinator, Innovation Space will:


Additional Information

The nature of this position will require onsite access to the Innovation Space (dependent on COVID-19 Return to Office protocols and guidelines).

Please also note that the position availability may be contingent on the approval of the Career Ready Program.

This is a one-year contract position (20 hours per week) starting immediately to December 23, 2022.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

How to Apply

Apply by Friday, April 22nd to quoting “Coordinator, Innovation Space — 202208” in the subject line. Include your resume and a brief note telling us why you’d be a great addition to the ventureLAB team. Early submissions are encouraged as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

At ventureLAB, we value diversity, inclusion, and respect. Diverse experience, perspectives, and backgrounds bring great ideas and create stronger teams — we embrace it, because we know that by including everyone, we all thrive. Accommodations are available on request for candidates with disabilities taking part in the recruitment process.