Careers at KPU
Our people are the foundation behind our success as Canada’s only polytechnic university. Together, we take pride in supporting academic excellence and practical, hands-on and experiential learning for our students as they graduate and become leaders within their communities. We invite you to make a difference and join us as we transform lives and empower positive change.
Resources for New Employees
Congratulations on joining KPU! As a new member of Canada's only polytechnic university, we're sure you have a lot of questions about what comes next. And with five campuses across the Lower Mainland (Richmond, Surrey, Cloverdale, Langley, and Civic Plaza), you probably have questions about your new workplace too. Not to worry, we're here to help you organize and prepare for your first day.
KPU is a teaching university with a community feel. We value a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone feels welcome and respected. We are driven. We are passionate. We are innovative. These passions contribute to the success of our students and positively impact the communities we live in.
It's more than your pay. At KPU, Total Rewards includes pension, employee benefits, compensation, vacation, employee family assistance program, health and well-being, perks and more.
At KPU, we support our employees in achieving their goals while they help us achieve ours. This is why we offer faculty and staff ongoing learning and career development opportunities that contribute to their professional growth and career success.
Our office is located in Room 2540 of the East Building, outside the second floor elevator on the Langley Campus, across from Financial Services.
Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
If you urgently need to reach someone within the HR department, please contact Melissa Tomkins at 604-599-2839.