Careers at Waterloo

Our employees are a fundamental part of what makes this institution so distinctive, helping us break new ground and constantly strive to excel. When you work at Waterloo, you contribute — directly or indirectly — to forming the next generation of leaders, to conducting research that benefits the world and to fostering a start-up ecosystem that has put this region on the map.

Outstanding staff and faculty are, and always will be, at the heart of Waterloo’s success. The ability to recruit, hire, support and retain the best possible employees is critical to our success across all areas. By strategically focusing our efforts on our people, we will foster deep institutional pride and professional growth in employees who achieve their full potential at Waterloo. This investment in the employer employee relationship will provide benefits across all faculties, disciplines and departments.

With over 4,000 employees at the University of Waterloo, our campus community is a city within a city consisting of almost any career imaginable. We are faculty, administrators, engineers, architects, police, graphic designers, librarians, chefs, lawyers, healthcare professionals, skilled trades and researchers. Imagine the possibilities!

  1. Apr. 10, 2017changes to recruitment deadlines - Easter

    Please note that due to the upcoming Easter holiday the following recruitment deadlines apply.

  2. Dec. 13, 2016Impact to recruitment timelines

    For roles posted on Wednesday, December 14th we are providing hiring managers the option of having their internal posting expire on Thursday, December 22nd or Thursday, January 5th at 11:59 PM. Those that will expire on January 5th will mention that in the description.

  3. Nov. 22, 2016iCIMS maintenance - December 3rd (5 am - 7 am)

    iCIMS (job postings, and hiring manager portal) will be unavailable on Saturday December 3rd from 5 am to 7 am for scheduled maintenance. 

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