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. 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. 

  2. Nov. 3, 2016Omission from this week's Positions Available list

    Human Resources would like to acknowledge that the following position should have been included in Wednesday’s Positions Available list

    Job ID# 2016-1300 – Department Administrator – Pure Mathematics, USG 6/7

  3. Aug. 17, 2016Our new Talent Acquisition System (iCIMS) is now live!

    Human Resources is launching a new talent acquisition system to support the hiring of Staff and CUPE employees.

    Beginning today, all recruitment requests for mission critical net-new, replacement and secondment Staff, and CUPE roles will be processed through the UWaterloo Talent Acquisition System (iCIMS).

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