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To indicate your interest in available positions, please forward your resume, including photocopies of post secondary transcripts, quoting the appropriate competition number to:

E-mail: employ@kpu.ca


Please submit a separate resume for each competition to which you are applying. Ensure you have clearly marked each resume with the appropriate competition number.

 

Last updated: August 28, 2014

 

INSTRUCTIONAL ASSOCIATE - ACCESS PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES - Competition Number 14-111A

 

BUYER, PURCHASING SERVICES - Competition Number 14-123A

 

CHEMISTRY LAB INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 14-127A

 

INSTRUCTIONAL ASSOCIATE - ACCESS PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES - Competition Number 14-126A

 


 

INSTRUCTIONAL ASSOCIATE - ACCESS PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES - Competition Number 14-111A

KPU is seeking applications for on-call auxiliary Instructional Associates for our Access Programs for People with Disabilities (APPD) Department which is on Richmond, Surrey, and Langley Campuses.

Using your exceptional communication abilities, you will provide assistance and support to students with multiple barriers to employment and liaise with faculty and staff. You will provide instruction, prepare classroom materials and training aids; identify, coordinate, and monitor work experience placements; support students with learning strategies in their work placements; contribute to the completion of student evaluations; and provide support to employers. You will also attend and participate in community events and perform administrative functions.  
 
Minimum qualifications for this position are a Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Education or Adult Special Education plus a minimum of three years’ recent experience working with adults with cognitive disabilities. The ability to prepare classroom material and training aids as well as knowledge of the community including local business and community agencies is essential. 


Please forward your resume, including photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-111A to: employ@kpu.ca

This position will remain open until filled.

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BUYER, PURCHASING SERVICES - Competition Number 14-123A

 

KPU is currently seeking a temporary full-time Buyer for the Purchasing Services Department located at the Langley campus.

 

Reporting to the Manager of Purchasing Services this position is part of the purchasing team that is responsible duties including developing specifications for various goods and services such as supplies, capital equipment, technical services, obtaining bids and preparing purchase orders.

 

This position is responsible for expediting orders and resolving problems relating to delivery and pricing, interpreting and explaining University buying procedures to staff and vendors. 

 

Minimum qualifications include grade 12education and at least one-year post secondary education supplemented by 2 to 5 years related purchasing, accounting or related administrative support experience.  A demonstrated ability to draft correspondence, recognize, analyze and resolve problems, communicate courteously and effectively both verbally and in writing in English, work independently, establish priorities and meet deadlines is also required.  Further required qualifications include a demonstrated experience using. Microsoft Office, (i.e. Excel, PowerPoint and Word).

 

Experience with competitive bidding processes, contract development and administration, resolution of contract issues, and vendor negotiations is considered and post-secondary work experience is considered an asset. Training similar to or leading to the PMAC certificate in Purchasing such as computerized procurement and experience with Banner and FAST Millennium for web requisition processes is also considered an asset. 

 

Please forward your resume, including copies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-123A by September 8, 2014 to:  employ@kpu.ca

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CHEMISTRY LAB INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 14-127A

 

 

KPU’s Faculty of Science and Horticulture is currently seeking applications for an auxiliary chemistry lab instructor to work approximately 30 hours per week on our Surrey campus, commencing September 8 to approximately December 19, 2014. 

 

The incumbent will deliver the pre-lab instruction, which includes experimental objectives, methods and/or techniques including theory, equations and calculations.

 

Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry; a good command of the English language; a good working knowledge of the course content and laboratory techniques pertaining to preparatory, first and second year chemistry courses; and, a good working knowledge of the operation and routine maintenance of laboratory equipment and apparatus.

 

Please forward a letter of interest in the position, a current resume, and copies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-127A by September 5, 2014 to employ@kpu.ca.

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INSTRUCTIONAL ASSOCIATE - ACCESS PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES - Competition Number 14-126A

KPU is recruiting for a part-time Instructional Associate to join our Access Programs for People with Disabilities (APPD) department at our Surrey campus. This is a temporary position from September 2014 until June 2015. Hours of work are 22 hours per week.

In this role, you will provide assistance and support to students with multiple barriers to employment and liaise with faculty and staff. You will provide instruction, prepare classroom materials and training aids; identify, coordinate, and monitor work experience placements; support students with learning strategies in their work placements; contribute to the completion of student evaluations; and provide support to employers. You will also attend and participate in community events and perform administrative functions.  
 
Minimum qualifications for this position are a Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Education or Adult Special Education plus a minimum of three years’ recent experience working with adults with cognitive disabilities. The ability to prepare classroom material and training aids as well as knowledge of the community including local business and community agencies is essential. 


Please forward your resume, including photocopies of post secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-126A by September 12, 2014 to:   employ@kpu.ca.

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