Prospective Employees

Thinking about joining SFU? As one of the top employers in both the Province of British Columbia and in Canada there are numerous reasons to join our team!

  • SFU offers opportunities for academic and non-academic career paths including clerical, secretarial, administrative, technical, skilled trades, professional and managerial.
  • SFU is one of the largest employers within the City of Burnaby and has a substantial employment presence in downtown Vancouver and the City of Surrey.
  • SFU has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers, Top Employers for Canadians over 40, Canada’s Top Family-Friendly Employers, and BC’s Top Employers. We are dedicated to creating a workplace that values a healthy work-life balance, professional growth and development, and community engagement.
  • SFU is a founding partner with the Canadian Centre for Diversity & Inclusion and is a Regional Partner with Pride at Work Canada. Ensuring our campuses are welcoming places and that all employees feel a sense of belonging, inclusion, fairness and mutual respect, is a priority.

To view our current job postings, please click the link below:

Current Job Postings >> 

SFU is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants.

Temporary Support Services

Human Resources offers an in-house temporary placement service for all 3 SFU campuses. Temporary clerical, secretarial, and technical positions with a duration of less than 3 months are normally filled through the Temporary Pool or Student Temporary Pool. You can find more information here

Visit our Career Centre to apply or send the posting to a friend.

Academic Positions

Academic positions are advertised by each academic department or faculty. If you are interested in academic positions, please refer to each department or faculty's homepage, or contact the appropriate office by telephone. See our list of Academic Program websites.