Skip to main content
INFORMATION AND Tools for Candidates and YUTA Staff
York University Temporary Agency Banner

Information And Tools for Candidates and YUTA Staff

YUTA is responsible for sourcing screening and placement of all interim employees in work assignments throughout the University. YUTA is also responsible for the tracking and payroll processing as well as co-coordinating the appraisal process of their employees. All positions are short-term and casual in nature and range from a minimum of one (1) day and up to a maximum of three (3) months at any one location throughout the campus.

Benefits of Being a YUTA Employee

Career-path - Temporary employment can provide you with ample career exploration opportunities, and may lead to a permanent position.

Skill Improvement - YUTA provides its employees with an opportunity to gain additional training in specific skills through our learning and development initiatives. YUTA also provides its employees with services such as career coaching, resume development, and interview coaching.

Flexibility - Temporary assignments allow you to work with different groups of individuals in various faculties and departments, and gain a broader understanding of the York community. We offer flexibility between YUTA assignments should you want to take some time off or have personal obligations.

Overall, the skills you gain and the network you develop though working with YUTA can be the first step to a long and rewarding career at York University.

How Do I Apply to YUTA?

To be considered for YUTA roles, please click “Apply Here” on the right side of this page. You will be directed to our career page where you find a list of our ongoing and current vacancies.

A short questionnaire is provided that will take a few minutes to complete. You will also need to upload a copy of your cover letter and resume (MS Word documents only please).

Once your application is completed, your information will be shared with the YUTA Recruiter, who will contact you directly if there is an opening for which your skills are a match.

Questions may be directed to:


      Telephone: 416-736-5050

      Mailing Address:
     York University Temporary Agency
      Department of Human Resources
      4700 Keele St.
      Kinsmen Building
      Toronto, ON
      M3J 1P3

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.



Quick Links
Resume Writing Tips
Cover Letter Writing Tips
Interviewing Tips
Learning and Development at York for YUTA Employees
2016 Payroll Schedule
YUTA Guidelines for
YUSA II Collective Agreement
Address/Name Change Form
Direct Deposit Form
bottom news

What's New
Change to the Minimum Wage in Ontario
bottom news

Featured Jobs
Types of Roles YUTA Recruits For:
Reception/Customer Service
bottom news

Click below to see what our Employees have to say about YUTA:

Mary Barbieri...........Read
Jeffrey Cohen..........Read
Colleen Robinson.....Read
bottom news