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, Indigenous peoples, members of minoritized groups, women, parents and LGBTQ+ people.
    Please note: You must be an SGPS member located within Canada to apply to or work for the SGPS.

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 that pays $1000 per year.

Please contact for more information or to apply. Candidates must be available to attend the November SGPS Council meeting on November 9, 2021 at 5:30 pm on Zoom.

This posting will close at 11:59 pm on Sunday October 31, 2021.

Please keep an eye on our social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) and our newsletter for information about future opportunities.

Governance Positions

The SGPS is seeking candidates for the positions of Deputy Speaker for SGPS Council and Chief Returning Officer.

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 $2,000.00 per year.

This postings closed at 11:59 pm on Tuesday October 5, 2021.

SGPS Deputy Commissioners

Deputy Athletics & Wellness Commissioner

Deputy Equity & Diversity Commissioner

Deputy Indigenous Graduate Liaison

Deputy International Commissioner

Deputy Social Commissioner

These postings closed on Sunday September 12, 2021 at 11:59 PM.

SGPS Commissioners

Athletics & Wellness Commissioner

Equity & Diversity Commissioner

Indigenous Graduate Liaison

International Commissioner

Social Commissioner

These postings closed on Wednesday April 14, 2021 at 11:59 PM.

Conference Coordinator

Conference Coordinator
This posting closed on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 11:59 PM.

Governance Positions

The SGPS is seeking candidates for the positions of Speaker and Deputy Speaker for SGPS Council.

The role of the Speaker is to ensure the orderly flow of business, defend the rights of the Councillors through implementing and interpreting Robert’s rules of order, while always maintaining impartiality and never participating in the debates. This is a salaried position that pays $4,000 per year.
This posting closed Tuesday April 7, 2020 at 4:00 pm.

Front Desk Staff

Front Desk Job Description
This posting closed on Sunday, February 23 2020 at 11:59pm.

Peer Academic Advisors

Peer Academic Advisors Job Description
This posting closed on Monday, February 24 2020 at 11:59pm.