Employment opportunity

Administrative Assistant/Welcome Centre Host

Competition number
HR 18.19
Student & Infrastructure Support
$28.87 to $34.37 per hour based on 75 hours bi-weekly
Term to January 4, 2019
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
Initial review date

Reporting to the Integrated Business Manager, you will be responsible for providing administrative support to the Student & Infrastructure Support unit. Within this dynamic role you will also be supporting Welcome Centre activities, including:   greeting visitors to the campus, directing incoming calls and messages, maintaining social media platforms and assisting with organizing events. 
The ideal applicant will have related post-secondary coursework and experience working in administrative assistant positions combined with excellent customer service, communication, attention to detail, problem-solving and multi-tasking skills. Ability to manage a high workload and keep to tight deadlines is essential. Applicants must have advanced computer skills including designing posters and manipulating spreadsheets. 

Candidates with an acceptable combination of experience and education may also be considered.

Backfilling this position on a full-time basis is our preference; however, job sharing opportunities may be considered. (2 part-time employees).

Quoting the competition number, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Human Resource Services Yukon College, Box 2799
Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4
Fax: 867.668.8896
Email: hr@yukoncollege.yk.ca

Applicants should clearly outline all relevant qualifications since selection for interview will be based on applications submitted. A statement of qualifications, which outlines the selection standards, and a position description are available in PDF format for all Bargaining Unit positions, by following the links above.

Please be prepared to provide official transcripts upon request.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.