York University is helping to shape the global thinkers and thinking that will define tomorrow. York U's unwavering commitment to excellence reflects a rich diversity of perspectives and a strong sense of social responsibility that sets us apart. As a globally recognized research centre, York U's 11 faculties and 28 research centres are thinking bigger, broader and more globally, partnering with 288 leading universities worldwide. York U's community is strong- 55,000 students, 7,000 faculty and staff and more than 250,000 alumni.
Types of positions:New Graduate, Summer
Non-academic opportunities are posted as required (both permanent and contract) and include a variety of roles such as: front-line, administrative, technical, professional and managerial. The York University Temporary Agency (YUTA) has on-going requirements for temporary clerical, customer service and administrative roles to support regular operations on an interim basis as well as during the summer months.
Skills vary depending upon the specific positions, scope, and requirements. Generally speaking, York University seeks candidates who thrive in a challenging, fast-paced environment and are dedicated to personal and professional growth and life-long learning. Candidates who possess superior interpersonal and customer service skills; ability to proactively and reactively trouble-shoot and problem solve; the ability to demonstrate flexibility and adapt to changing demands; value diversity and foster a respectful workplace; committed to achieving results in their day to day work, both independently or as a part of a team.
Where positions are posted:
How to apply:
Apply on-line using the application methods indicated on each job posting.
How to prepare:
Bring questions regarding new grad and summer employment to our booth and we can provide more information on types of positions, opportunities and application procedures.