Working at Residence and Housing will allow you to develop skills you need for a career. With flexible schedules and benefits, each position offers a rewards and challenges. Gain real-life experiences in a welcoming, friendly and team-oriented environment. Find the opportunity that's right for you.

Our commitment

We believe your success comes from helping each other learn, grow and develop. We provide a fun and comfortable environment with lots of room to gain valuable experiences. We challenge each other every day to excel in our roles.


Our values

Working in Residence and Housing (Residence Life and Guest Accommodations) can help prepare you for your career after university and equip you with the people skills you need to succeed in the workplace. Become a leader and community builder while, having a good time and preparing yourself for long term career success. Develop real-life skills such as project and time management and build your confidence.

Area of interest

  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Emergency Case and Risk Management
  • Customer Service
  • Conference and Event Planning

Develop your skills

  • Organization and time management
  • Customer service
  • Computer skills
  • Multi-tasking
  • Problem solving skills
  • Gain confidence

Gain work experience

  • Sales
  • Collaborating with stakeholders
  • Managing programs
  • Balance a changing work schedule

Be part of a team

  • Conduct yourself in a professional environment
  • Work with a wide range of people
  • Become a team player

We are proud to invest in the people we work with. Previous SFU Residence and Housing employees include

Tony Botelho
Director, Career and Volunteer Services at SFU

Karah Koleszar
Clinical Program Coordinator/Assistant, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Cst. Robert Ennis
RCMP serving in Canada's North