University of Alberta

Student Recruiter (Faculty of Arts)

ART Student Programs Office

Competition No.  -    S107336470
Posting Date  -    Jul 13, 2018
Closing Date  -    Jul 22, 2018
Hourly Rate  -    $25.62 - $34.59
Grade  -    07
Hours  -    35

This position is from August 27, 2018 - April 26, 2019.

Reporting directly to the Student Recruitment & Engagement Officer, the Faculty of Arts Student Recruiter is responsible for the dissemination of information about the Faculty of Arts to Canadian high school students, their parents and counselors.

Please note: The hours of work for this position will be varied including a requirement to work evenings and weekends.  This position has the potential to travel.


  • Travels to targeted select high schools, colleges and special events representing the Faculty of Arts
  • Responds to prospective student inquiries through phone, e-mail and chat rooms
  • Provides on-campus advising sessions for prospective students and parents
  • Promotes the Faculty of Arts at various recruitment events including public speaking
  • Liaises with the Arts student group OASIS and the Arts Cohort Leadership Floor
  • Attends special events including U of A Open House, Early Admission Workshops, information evenings, counselor workshops, Brain Break, etc.
  • Assists the Student Recruitment & Engagement Coordinators when needed
  • Creates content (stories, photos, videos) for our student services blog and social media channels
  • Other duties as required


  • Current Faculty of Arts student (AWE student is preferred but not mandatory) or recent grad
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong writing skills
  • Comfortable with presenting to large groups
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, time management and customer service skills
  • Must be able to maintain high levels of professionalism
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of University of Alberta policies and procedures an asset
  • Valid driver's license (clean driver's abstract will be required)
  • Ability to lift small to medium loads (boxes of Viewbooks)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and social media

Please apply with a cover letter and resume as one document.

How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.