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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 18, 2014

 

 


PAYROLL OFFICER - Competition Number 14-84A

 

DIVISIONAL PROGRAM TECHNICIAN – Competition Number 14 – 63A

 

BIOLOGY LABORATORY INSTRUCTOR – Competition 14-97A

 

ON-CALL AUXILIARY POOL – Competition Number 14-66A

 

 

 


 

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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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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BIOLOGY LABORATORY INSTRUCTOR – Competition Number 14-97A

 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Faculty of Science and Horticulture is seeking a qualified full-time (35 hours/week) lab instructor to work at our Richmond campus, commencing August 25 to approximately October 31, 2014.

 

The Laboratory Instructor participates in the Biology Department with the overall course delivery by assuming responsibility for instruction, student guidance and assessment within a lab environment.  He or she may be assigned to work alongside other Laboratory Instructors (or a faculty member) or alone in fulfilling the above functions.  Lab responsibilities may involve any first and second year university level or applied program service courses offered in the Biology Department’s educational plan.

 

The successful candidate will have at a minimum, a B.Sc. in Biology; demonstrated good working knowledge of the course content and competence in laboratory techniques pertaining to the instruction of first year biology courses and genetics; demonstrated good working knowledge of the course content and competence in laboratory techniques pertaining to one or more of the following – cell biology, ecology, microbiology; and demonstrated ability to provide instruction to undergraduate students in a laboratory setting.

 

Please forward a letter of interest in the position, a current resume, and copies of post-secondary transcripts, quoting competition number 14-97A by August 1, 2014 to employ@kpu.ca.

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ON-CALL AUXILIARY POOL – Competition Number 14-66A

 

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is currently seeking qualified individuals for its On-call Auxiliary pool.  The On-call Auxiliary pool provides temporary clerical support to various departments within the University to assist with special projects, workload overloads, temporary leave coverage and during peak periods.  Assignments are short-term in nature and can last up to 90 calendar days, with opportunity to work continuously through various assignments.

Typical auxiliary work includes:

  • Office support
  • Secretarial
  • Data Entry
  • Word Processing
  • Reception
  • Faculty Evaluations

Individuals should have a flexible schedule and must be willing to work part and full time hours.

Minimum requirements include proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel at an intermediate level and a minimum typing speed of 40 w.p.m.  Experience with Banner or other data base systems and taking meeting minutes is considered an asset.  Applicants must demonstrate they have recent experience working in an office setting in an administrative support role.  Preference will be given to those applicants who are willing to travel to all four campus locations.

Please forward your resume, quoting competition number 14-66A by July 27, 2014 to:  employ@kpu.ca

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