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Employment Opportunities at Baker House

Live and Work on Campus

UFV Housing Operations and Residence Services recruit UFV student leaders to bring awesomeness to our campus housing community by promoting a positive co-curricular experience for students living on campus.

Working in Residence Life or Housing Operations is a great way to prepare for your professional career. Community Assistants and Community Housing Ambassadors have the opportunity to gain leadership experience, to build personal and professional skills, and to play a significant role in enhancing the student experience.

Some of the benefits of working in Student Housing or Residence Life:

  • Convenience - You don't need to commute between school and work.
  • Flexibility - We understand your status as a student and the need to juggle coursework with work and personal commitments.
  • Professional development - Get experience and develop skills relevant to your studies and career goals.

Check out the job descriptions below.

Jobs available

Community Assistants (CAs)

CAs are student leaders who live in the Baker House community. Each floor has two in-house CAs who are responsible for developing a community where all students feel comfortable and safe. CAs are available for support, maintenance concerns, lockouts, and are trained to deal with any emergencies and conflicts that arise. CAs work closely with student associations and create various services and programs for students living in housing. CAs are also responsible for educating students about the Community Standards and making sure everyone respects the community and each other.  This position requires skills in leadership, programming, administration, and engagement.

‌Hiring has completed for the Academic 2021-22 Year.

Community Housing Ambassadors (CHAs)

CHAs are student leaders who assist students in housing with operational and accommodation issues. Under Housing Operations, CHAs help maintain Baker House's facilities and provide administrative support to the Housing Coordinator. Customer service is an essential part of this position and prospective CHA applicants can expect a high level of interaction with students, professional staff and contractors. This position requires good interpersonal skills as well as a high level of organization.

Community Housing Ambassador - Winter 2022 - To apply, please visit Career Link for Students - posting closes November 5, 2021

Learning & Living Community (LLC) (new)

Advocates for Change Living and Learning Community is a unique opportunity for students to live in a close-knit community with peers that are passionate about social advocacy, anti-racism, diversity, equity and inclusion. Programing consists of topic discussions and presentations, community meals, professional networking, and extracurricular events, led by faculty, staff, students and community partners. Advocates for Change is a place where students explore the interconnectedness of how race and privilege function in society in a safe, supportive and welcoming space.

‌Hiring has completed for the Academic 2021-22 Year.

Work Study Postions

Each year, Baker House has work study postions that are focussed on programming activities and events to help build community. Work study positions are posted on Career Link in early January and September.‌

‌Hiring has completed for the Academic 2021-22 Year.

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