Join Our Team

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The BRIDGE proudly employs students in both workstudy and co-op positions. Students work on research projects, events, marketing and communications, administrative support, and their contributions are central to the operation of The BRIDGE.   

Our project work covers many academic areas, so students from all disciplines are welcome to apply. Students learn skills ranging from data analytics, software development, communications, operations, project management, and more.

Meet our student team  

Get to know our student staff

We are Hiring!  

The BRIDGE is hiring Work Study students for the Fall/Winter 2022-23 semesters! Positions are posted through CLNx, and selected students will be contacted for interviews. Successful candidates will be onboarded at the start of the fall semester to begin their work period. Please check CLNx to check for work study at The BRIDGE.   

 

Work Study Fall/Winter 2022-23 Positions

Job Posting Information

Campus Location: Scarborough
Work Study Position Title: The BRIDGE Student Assistant
# of Vacancies: 1
Hours Per Week: No more than 15 hours per week
Degree/Credential Level: Any of the Above
Position Description & Qualifications (Please be detailed): Duties

  • Answering general information and directional questions about The BRIDGE, and providing appropriate referrals to other staff members and campus units
  • Assisting patrons with equipment and software: Bloomberg terminals, lab terminals, specialized research and data software, printer, etc.  
  • Informing patrons of the policies 
  • Collecting and maintaining in-house statistics 
  • Managing The BRIDGE space  
  • Creating and updating user guides, for example finance and data resources guides.  
  • Creating and updating web content. 
  • Reporting any technical or facilities issues to The BRIDGE team as they arise.  
  • Collecting and analyzing student feedback and operational statistics.  
  • Assisting with special projects, for example, new initiatives, research projects, community engagement etc. 
  • Researching ideas for innovative programming and providing recommendations to The BRIDGE team.  
  • Assisting with special events

Qualifications 

  • Preference will be given to students currently enrolled in UTSC Department of Management 
  • Bachelor's degree in progress 
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Excellent organizational skills 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite 
  • Ability to work independently 
  • Outstanding time management skills 
  • Positive attitude and a team player 

About the role  

Under the direction of The BRIDGE Library Reference Technician, The BRIDGE Student Assistant (BSA) supports the delivery of excellent customer service, 
innovative programming, and experiential learning activities. BSAs support a variety of projects and initiatives throughout the academic year and are 
valued members of The BRIDGE team.  

Position Type: Library/Archival Assistant
Select up to 6 of the most relevant anticipated competencies (These are competencies to be gained from this position and will be verified at the end of the term):
Communication
Critical thinking
Entrepreneurial thinking
Knowledge application to daily life
Leadership
Professionalism
Teamwork
This opportunity usually occurs during the following days/hours:
Monday-Friday
Areas of interest that apply to this opportunity:
Business, Economics, & Entrepreneurial
Education
Leadership Opportunities
Description to appear on the Co-Curricular Record: The BRIDGE Student Assistant (BSA) supported the delivery of excellent customer service, worked on special projects acted as a first point of contact at The BRIDGE service desk.    
Is this position suitable for President's Scholars of Excellence recipients?: Yes

Application Information

Application Deadline: December 2, 2022 11:59 PM
Application Procedure: email application to: thebridge@utsc.utoronto.ca
Application document required: Resume,Cover Letter

Job Posting Information

Campus Location: Scarborough
Work Study Position Title: The BRIDGE Student Assistant - Communications & Website Support
# of Vacancies: 1
Hours Per Week: No more than 15 hours per week
Degree/Credential Level: Any of the Above
Position Description & Qualifications (Please be detailed): Duties: 

  • Design social media assets, graphics, and presentations to market people, workshops, resources, events, and services in collaboration with staff, faculty, and librarians. 
  • Assist with website page edits, drafting website copy. 
  • Assist with the execution of large-scale event planning (e.g. Entrepreneurship Week, Orientation, etc.) 
  • Gathering analytics from campaign performances and entering data. 
  • Assist The BRIDGE Director of Operations with video editing and storytelling production. 

  Skills & Experience Required: 

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience creating content for Instagram (including Instagram Stories and potentially Reels), Twitter (including Twitter threads) and Facebook.  
  • Experience creating graphics and visual marketing assets for a variety of print, digital, and broadcast channels. 
  • Experience with Drupal 9 or other web content management systems.  
  • Experience with writing for diverse audiences.  
  • Familiar with content management systems such as Drupal and WordPress. 
  • Fluency in Canva and familiarity with Adobe's Premiere Pro or iMovie. 
  • Strong understanding of visual design principles and a penchant for concise, compelling storytelling. 
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to write copy targeted to students and faculty.  
  • Proven ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and deadlines. 
  • Customer service experience is also an asset! 
Position Type: Library/Archival Assistant
Select up to 6 of the most relevant anticipated competencies (These are competencies to be gained from this position and will be verified at the end of the term):
Communications and media
Creative expression
Critical thinking
Entrepreneurial thinking
Knowledge application to daily life
Leadership
Professionalism
Teamwork
This opportunity usually occurs during the following days/hours:
Monday-Friday
Areas of interest that apply to this opportunity:
Business, Economics, & Entrepreneurial
Education
Language & Writing Skills
Leadership Opportunities
Description to appear on the Co-Curricular Record: The BRIDGE Student Assistant (BSA) - Communications & Website support, supports the delivery of marketing and communictions to a variety of audiences across a range of channels. 
Is this position suitable for President's Scholars of Excellence recipients?: Yes

Application Information

Application Deadline: December 2, 2022
Application Procedure: email application to: thebridge@utsc.utoronto.ca
Application document required: Resume,Cover Letter,Other