Applying for a Temporary Position

With York University's current Faculty and staff complement of nearly 7,000, we are always looking for smart, well-rounded individuals to join our growing team.

Established in the year 2000, the York University Temporary Agency (YUTA) is the internal agency that services York University's temporary employee hiring needs. YUTA sources, screens and places temporary employees in work assignments throughout the university.

We frequently staff Clerical, Customer Service, Reception and Administrative roles.  Occasionally, we also require other specialized technical skill sets e.g. IT, finance, HR. Featured positions can be viewed on our career page.  Have a look and see which one is a fit for you.

To be considered for assignments through YUTA, please visit our career page to view our featured jobs and apply for the position that is of interest to you.

  • In order for you to be considered for job opportunities you will be asked to complete an electronic application form that will only take a few minutes to complete. 
  • Once you have completed the application process, your information will be shared with the YUTA Recruiter, who will contact you directly if there is an opening for which your skills are a match.  

Current YUTA Employees

If you are a current YUTA employee looking for your next assignment, please contact the YUTA Office to confirm your availability for future assignments towards the end of your current assignment. Current YUTA employees are given first consideration for upcoming roles.  Therefore it is helpful for you to keep the Recruitment Officer in the loop on your availability, assignment status, etc.