BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

Summer Student - IT/Library (Burnaby Campus)

Type: Casual
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Resume Review: Ongoing review of resumes
Position Start Date: As soon as suitable candidate is found
Salary: Hourly Rate: $14.60
Contact: Human Resources
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, in conjunction with Aboriginal Skills Employment & Training Strategy (ASETS) anticipates a requirement for a casual student worker to assist in the Library at the Burnaby campus, during the summer of 2020. This is a 16-week position from May 13th – September 2nd, 2020.

Job Description

The student will assist the Librarian, Library Coordinator and the Learning Navigator with day to day library operations as well as various tasks including:  Customer Service, Office Admin, Data Management and other Technology-Related tasks.


  • must be Indigenous and returning to school in September, 2020;

  • demonstrated ability to work and problem-solve independently and to work well within a team;

  • knowledge of Indigenous culture.

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.