BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute
Employment Opportunities

Student Front Desk Assistants


Type: Casual
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Friday, July 5, 2019
Resume Review: Saturday, August 31, 2019
Ongoing review of resumes
Salary: Hourly Rate: $15.00
Contact: Leah Garcia-Gray
Email: hr@nvit.bc.ca
Phone: 250-378-3308
Fax: 250-378-3332
Address: NVIT
4155 Belshaw St.
Merritt, BC, V1K 1R1
NVIT is BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute. As a leader in Indigenous post-secondary education and a fully accredited member of BC's post-secondary education system, we provide a comprehensive range of programs up to the degree level at our campuses in Merritt and Burnaby. NVIT also delivers programs online and in Indigenous communities throughout British Columbia. Join a growing and innovative institution committed to making a difference in Indigenous education and communities. With an institutional mission to empower learners by strengthening voice and identity through education, NVIT employees honour an atmosphere embedded in Indigenous culture and traditions while cultivating an environment founded on learner centred principles that promote student recruitment, engagement and achievement.

Job Description:

NVIT anticipates the need for student Front Desk Assistants at the Burnaby campus. The students will work an hourly schedule that will fit with their daily classes.  Resumes will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Job Description

Enrolment Services are looking for highly committed students who work independently, cooperatively, thoughtfully, and with scrupulous attention to detail.  Front Desk student workers assist in answering the telephone, assist walk in enquiries, make appointments with the Academic/Financial Planners, and help with Bookstore Sales. Students are expected to be courteous at all times to patrons, faculty and staff and are expected to be able to work independently once trained.



As an Indigenous centre for excellence, NVIT inspires learners to strengthen community.

NVIT gives high priority to Aboriginal candidates. All applicants should be experienced in working with Aboriginal people.