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Employment Opportunites

With over 4,000 employees at Waterloo, there's a wide array of vocations and opportunities available. Our campus community consists of support staff, architects, mechanics, educators, coaches, physicians, technicians, graphic designers, librarians, engineers, musicians, nurses, landscapers, artisans, researchers, optometrists, and much, much more. 

When you work at Waterloo, you become part of our tradition and history, and you also become part of the new and innovative future for which Waterloo is known. 

Join us and you’ll build a career that supports Canada’s next generation of inventors, entrepreneurs and leaders.

Explore rewarding careers at the University of Waterloo

Due to the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday we have had to change our recruitment deadlines.  Managers must submit a posting for electronic approval no later than Wednesday, October 8th at 4:30 PM.

The deadline for the following week’s job list will remain Thursday October 16th at 4:30 PM.


More than a place to work

The University of Waterloo is more than a place to work … it is a community.   When you join Waterloo, you join a larger community that provides our students, staff and faculty access to theatres, art galleries, and museums, as well full athletic facilities including a pool, arena, walking trails, a skating rink, and more.

Waterloo provides opportunities for personal and professional development, from seminars to workshops, to an annual staff conference.

Waterloo has many welcoming policies and practices, such as child care facilities available on campus, programs and summer camps for children, and special events, such as our Canada Day Celebrations.

Job Opportunities

Explore Job Opportunities at the University of Waterloo

Did you know?

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Waterloo is one of the top ranked universities in the world.

Waterloo has the world’s largest Faculty of Math.

Waterloo consistently maintains a top ranking as Canada’s most innovative university in the Maclean’s annual university rankings.

Waterloo is home to the world’s largest post-secondary co-operative education program

Waterloo had Canada’s first Faculty of Environment.