The SGPS posts available positions on this page. Please check back often as we post various job opportunities throughout the year.

  • The SGPS encourages applications from members of equity-seeking groups including, but not limited to international students, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples, members of minoritized groups, women, parents and LGBTQ+ people.

SGPS Deputy Commissioners

Deputy Social Commissioner Job Description

Deputy International Commissioner Job Description

Deputy Athletics & Wellness Commissioner Job Description

Deputy Equity & Diversity Commissioner Job Description

This posting will close on Monday, October 1 2018 at 5:00 PM.


SGPS Marketing Officer

Marketing Officer Job Description

DEADLINE EXTENDED – This posting will close on Wednesday, October 3 2018 at 5:00 PM.


Governance

The SGPS is seeking candidates for the positions of Deputy Speaker for SGPS Council, as well as for the role of Chief Returning Officer for SGPS Elections.

Deputy Speaker
The Deputy Speaker is supervised by the Speaker and is responsible for chairing Council and General Meetings in the absence of the Speaker; taking minutes at each Council meeting (typically one per month) and each General Meeting (typically 2 per year); maintaining an official list of current Council members; distributing and familiarizing them with Robert’s Rules of Order and ensuring they attend meetings. This is a salaried position which pays $500 per year.
Interested candidates must contact the SGPS Speaker before 5pm on Friday October 5th. Candidates will also be required to attend October Council on Tuesday October 9th at 5:30pm in the McLaughlin Hall, 2nd floor JDUC.
The candidates will be required to make a brief statement explaining their qualifications for the role, council will then vote to determine the next Deputy Speaker.

Chief Returning Officer
The CRO reports directly to Council and is responsible for all aspects of SGPS elections and referenda; from the administration of voting, to the coordination and accuracy of ballot counting. to ruling on election matters. This is a salaried position which pays $600 per year.
Interested candidates must contact the SGPS Speaker before 5pm on Friday October 5th. Candidates will also be required to attend October Council on Tuesday October 9th at 5:30pm in the McLaughlin Hall, 2nd floor JDUC.
The candidates will be required to make a brief statement explaining their qualifications for the role, council will then vote to determine the next CRO.

If you have any questions about the roles please feel free to contact president@sgps.ca or speaker@sgps.ca.

SGPS Commissioner

Social Commissioner Job Description

This posting will close on Friday, September 14 2018 at 5:00 PM.


Student Advisors

Student Advisor Job Description

This posting closed on Friday, September 7 2018 at 5:00 PM.


Front Desk Staff

Front Desk Job Description

This posting closed on Wednesday, May 9 2018 at 12:00 PM.


SGPS Commissioners

Athletics & Wellness Commissioner

Equity & Diversity Commissioner

International Commissioner

These postings closed Friday, March 9 2018 at 5:00 PM.


The SGPS is seeking candidates for the positions of Speaker and Deputy Speaker for SGPS Council, as well as for the role of Chief Returning Officer for SGPS Elections.

Speaker
The role of the Speaker is to ensure the orderly flow of business, defend the rights of the Councillors through implementing and interpreting the Robert’s rules of order, while always maintaining impartiality and never participating in the debates.  This is a salaried position which pays $4,000 per year.
Interested candidates must send a written statement 500 word biography to the SGPS Speaker before 4pm on Monday September 10th. Candidates will also be required to attend September Council on Tuesday September 11th at 5:30pm in a location TBA.
The candidates will be required to make a brief statement explaining their qualifications for the role, council will then vote to determine the next Speaker.

Deputy Speaker
The Deputy Speaker is supervised by the Speaker and is responsible for chairing Council and General Meetings in the absence of the Speaker; taking minutes at each Council meeting (typically one per month) and each General Meeting (typically 2 per year); maintaining an official list of current Council members; distributing and familiarizing them with Robert’s Rules of Order and ensuring they attend meetings. This is a salaried position which pays $500 per year.
Interested candidates must contact  the SGPS Speaker before 4pm on Monday October 16th. Candidates will also be required to attend October Council on Tuesday October 17th at 5:30pm in the McLaughlin Room located on the 2nd floor of the JDUC.

Chief Returning Officer
The CRO reports directly to Council and is responsible for all aspects of SGPS elections and referenda; from the administration of voting, to the coordination and accuracy of ballot counting. to ruling on election
matters. This is a salaried position which pays $600 per year.
Interested candidates must contact the SGPS Speaker before 12pm on Monday October 16th. Candidates will also be required to attend October Council on Tuesday October 17th at 5:30pm in the McLaughlin Room located on the 2nd floor of the JDUC. before 4pm on Monday October 16th. Candidates will also be required to attend October Council on Tuesday October 17th at 5:30pm in the McLaughlin Room located on the 2nd floor of the JDUC.