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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: July 8, 2014

 

 


PAYROLL OFFICER - Competition Number 14-84A

 

BREWING AND BREWERY LABORATORY INSTRUCTOR - Competition Number 14-96R

 

DISABILITY ADVISOR – Competition Number 14-95R
 

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT ASSISTANT, STUDENT AWARDS & FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE - Competition Number 14-05R

 

DIVISIONAL PROGRAM TECHNICIAN – Competition Number 14 – 63A

 

 

 


 

PAYROLL OFFICER - Competition Number 14-84A

 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University is currently accepting applications for a full-time (35 hours a week) temporary Payroll Officer.  This position will begin August 18, 2014 until approximately July 31, 2015.

Minimum qualifications include a Payroll Compliance Practititioner (PCP) designation from the Canadian  Payroll Association plus completion of the first year of an accounting/business program at an accredited post-secondary institute and one year current, related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Demonstrated working knowledge of integrated HRIS and accounting systems is also required.

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of Canadian Payroll Association Certificates and post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-84A by July 28, 2014 to :  employ@kpu.ca.

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BREWING and BREWERY LABORATORY INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 14-96R

 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Faculty of Science and Horticulture is currently seeking applications for a full-time laboratory instructor in our Brewing and Brewery Operations diploma program.  Working under the direction of the Dean, Faculty of Science and Horticulture, the incumbent will assist faculty with the overall course delivery by assuming responsibility for instruction, student guidance and assessment in the lab component of any course within the program.  This position is dependent on on-going funding.

 

The successful applicant will possess a B.Sc. degree in either chemistry or biology, and equivalent specialized training, supplemented by previous related laboratory experience, coupled with a thorough knowledge of the course content, laboratory and field equipment and techniques pertaining to the instruction of Brewing and Brewery Operations.  Experience in the brewing industry would be an asset.

 

Please forward a letter of application, your curriculum vitae, and photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-96R by July 11, 2014 to employ@kpu.ca.

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DISABILITY ADVISOR – Competition Number 14-95R

 

Services for Students with Disabilities is accepting applications for a full time Disability Advisor on the Langley/Cloverdale campuses. The successful candidate will be highly organized and able to work independently in providing information and access services for students with a broad and complex range of disabilities.

 

The Advisor will be responsible for conducting intake interviews, providing information on courses, programs and entrance requirements, determining and implementing academic and exam accommodations, arranging for technical assistance and adaptive equipment, and consulting with instructors, community agencies and school district personnel.

 

Minimum qualifications include: Bachelors’ degree in related field required; preference for vocational rehabilitation, special education, or social work plus two years directly related experience, preferably in a post-secondary setting with adults with disabilities.  The successful applicant must be familiar with a broad range of disabilities and equity and diversity issues. Also required is a thorough knowledge of services for student with disabilities in post-secondary education system and experience in reading medical, psycho-educational, psychiatric and other reports relating to a broad range of disabilities. Comprehensive knowledge of community agencies/resources that provide assistance to persons with disabilities and knowledge of appropriate assistive technology, and adaptive equipment for a variety of disabilities, including alternate disabilities is also required.  This position will be required to work on other campuses as scheduled with some evening and weekend work.

 

Please forward a letter of application, your curriculum vitae, and photocopies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-95R by July 10, 2014 to employ@kpu.ca.

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ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT ASSISTANT, STUDENT AWARDS & FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE - Competition Number 14-05R

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is seeking an Administrative Support Assistant to provide administrative and reception support to the Student Awards and Financial Assistance Office.

This is a permanent part-time position (28 hours per week).

Candidates with the following skillsets are encouraged to apply:

  • Strong computer skills using Excel and Word, as well as Banner Student or a similar student records system.
  • Hands on knowledge of routine office systems such as filing systems, clerical control systems, recordkeeping, etc.
  • Ability to type 50 wpm accurately.
  • Knowledge of the scholarship adjudication process.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to set priorities and manage multiple tasks.
  • Ability to communicate patiently and effectively with a diverse range of people in customer focused environment.
  • Ability to draft correspondence, minutes and reports.
  • A quick learner who is able to work independently under minimal supervision to achieve assigned deadlines.

 

See http://www.kpu.ca/hr/employeeresources/supportstaff for information on our comprehensive benefits and pension plan. Starting salary for this position is approximately $20/hour.

Please forward your resume, quoting competition number 14-05R by July 17, 2014 to: employ@kpu.ca

 

 

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DIVISIONAL PROGRAM TECHNICIAN – Competition Number 14 – 63A

 

The Faculty of Trades and Technology is currently seeking a temporary part-time (28 hr/wk) Divisional Program Technician to support various trades programs such as, but not limited to Millwright, Welding, Automotive, Carpentry, Plumbing and Electrical. The successful candidate will provide support and assistance to students and faculty by providing demonstrations, monitoring shop work and maintaining inventory and repairs of workshop materials, machine tools and equipment.  This position may cover the daytime shift (7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.) or the evening shift (2:00 to 10:00 p.m.) as necessary, Tuesday to Friday.  Additional hours may be required.  It is anticipated this position will run until approximately December 19, 2014.

 

Minimum qualifications include entry level TQ in construction electrician supplemented by two – three years related experience supporting vocational trades programs.   Demonstrated experience in the safe use of shop equipment, materials, tools and machinery, demonstrated experience supporting electronic and/or electrical training, experience with inventory controls including ordering, tracking, maintenance and installation is required.  Knowledge of WHMIS, safe work procedures, experience in monitoring student activity in a shop environment, and competence in Microsoft Outlook and MS Office.  Also required is the ability to operate and maintain forklift/workshop vehicles and have Forklift certification, the ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing, and the physical ability to lift and carry heavy items up to 50 pounds.

 

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of trades qualifications and post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-63A by July 25, 2014 to: employ@kpu.ca

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