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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:

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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: April 23, 2014

 

EDUCATIONAL ADVISOR - Competition Number 14-47A

ONCALL LIBRARY ASSISTANT – Competition Number 14-32A

PROGRAM ASSISTANT, STUDENT LIFE AND DEVELOPMENT - Competition Number 14-50A

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE CLERK – Competition Number 14-51R

 

 

 

 


EDUCATIONAL ADVISOR - Competition Number 14-47A

 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University is currently seeking a temporary full-time Educational Advisor covering shifts on both our Richmond and Surrey campuses. Approximate end date for this contract is August 29, 2014 with possibility of extension. The successful candidate must be outgoing, enthusiastic and customer service oriented with superior public speaking, presentation and organizational skills. The incumbent will deliver workshops and conduct student interviews to assist with course selection, program planning and developing success skills. 

 

Minimum qualifications include a baccalaureate degree and two years of educational advising experience, preferably in a post-secondary setting.  Candidates must possess a strong understanding of secondary and post-secondary educational systems including student development theory and practices, and career opportunities for university graduates.  Demonstrated analytical skills including problem solving, needs analysis and the ability to develop flexible approaches toward work procedures are essential. A valid driver’s license, access to reliable transportation and the ability to work occasional evening and weekend shifts are required.

 

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of post secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-47A by April 23, 2014 to: employ@kpu.ca

 

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ONCALL LIBRARY ASSISTANT – Competition Number 14-32A

 

Commencing immediately Kwantlen Polytechnic University Coast Capital Savings Library is looking for a Library Assistant to perform general circulation duties at the Surrey Campus Library.  The shifts are: Wednesday 6:15 pm-11:15 pm and Saturday 9:45 am-1:45 pm.

 

The minimum requirements for the position are related training with approximately two year’s current library experience.  Applicants possessing a Library Technician Diploma will be given preference.  Demonstrated knowledge of integrated library software, computer concepts, word processing software, file management systems, and library classification systems is required.

 

Please forward your resume including cover letter, quoting the competition number 14-32A by April 30, 2014 to: employ@kpu.ca.

 

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PROGRAM ASSISTANT, STUDENT LIFE AND DEVELOPMENT - Competition Number 14-50A

 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University is currently seeking a temporary full-time Program Assistant in its Student Life and Development Department. The successful candidate will be located at the Surrey campus for a 5 month contract ending September 30, 2014. The Program Assistant must have some experience with event management and be a confident communicator both in written and verbal form. The incumbent will work both independently and as a team to plan and execute Student Life programming such as KPU Welcomes You, Orientation, and Parent Orientation during the summer and early fall semester. 

 

Minimum qualifications include a baccalaureate degree and one year of related experience in a post-secondary setting.  Superior skills in use of MS Office applications are required. Additional skills include updating website content, posting content on social media applications, sorting & managing information in spreadsheets, and creating basic posters/newsletters. Experience with recruiting, selecting, and training volunteers is required. A valid driver’s license, access to reliable transportation and the ability to work occasional evening and weekend shifts are required.

 

Please forward your resume, including photocopies of post secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-50A by May 6, 2014 to: employ@kpu.ca

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ACCOUNTS PAYABLE CLERK – Competition Number 14-51R

 

Commencing immediately, Kwantlen requires a full-time permanent Accounts Payable Clerk on our Langley Campus.  This position will play an integral role in our Finance department.  The primary function of this position is to review and process documentation submitted for payment in compliance with established accounting principles and University policies in preparation of processing cheques and direct deposit payments.

 

The minimum requirements for this position are completion of the first year of an accounting/business program, supplemented with three years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.  The successful candidate will have a demonstrated working knowledge of integrated finance accounting systems and PC application software such as spreadsheet, database and word processing. A demonstrated ability to communicate courteously and effectively in English both verbally and in writing is essential.

 

Please forward your resume, including copies of post secondary transcripts, quoting the competition number 14-51R by May 5, 2014 to: employ@kpu.ca

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