Career Fair Winter 2014
York University is one of the largest universities in the country, attracting more than 55,000 students from 155 countries to its world-class academic programs. Integrated into the Greater Toronto community, York’s facilities encompass almost 550 acres across two main campuses, as well as professional centres in the downtown core. York is committed to providing an innovative, interdisciplinary, and environmentally-sensitive culture for its diverse student body.
Type of positions: New Graduate, Summer, Seasonal
Recruiting for: Non-academic opportunities are posted as required (both permanent and contract) and include a variety of roles such as: front-line, administrative, technical, professional and managerial. The York University Temporary Agency (YUTA) has on-going requirements for temporary clerical, customer service and administrative roles to support regular operations on an interim basis as well as during the summer months.
Number of positions: Varies
Skills required: Skills vary depending upon the specific positions scope and requirements. Generally speaking, York University seeks candidates who thrive in a challenging, fast-paced environment and are dedicated to personal and professional growth and life-long learning. Candidates who possess superior interpersonal and customer service skills; ability to proactively and reactively troubleshoot and problem solve; the ability to demonstrate flexibility and adapt to changing demands; value diversity and foster a respectful workplace; committed to achieving results in their day to day work, both independently or as a part of a team.
Where positions are posted: www.yorku.ca/jobs and www.yorku.ca/yuta
How to apply: Apply online using the application methods indicated on each job posting
How to prepare: Bring questions regarding new grad and summer employment to our booth and we can provide more information on types of positions, opportunities and application procedures.