2018 Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP)

The Government of Alberta has confirmed that the Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP) will be available in 2018.

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The Government of Alberta has confirmed that the Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP) will be available in 2018.

The objective of this wage subsidy program is to support the creation of temporary summer jobs for full time students. The expectation is that these temporary summer jobs provide meaningful career related experience, increase their skills and workplace insight and help prepare them for the future.

STEP is administratively managed by Recruitment Services on behalf of the University of Alberta.

For further program information, student and position eligibility, and the U of A internal application form, please visit the HRS STEP Website.

Please ensure that the internal U of A application form is completed for each STEP position that is being requested, and that each application includes a detailed job description along with an authorizing signature from the Department Head or Trustholder. Recruitment Services will complete the official STEP application form on behalf of the U of A. Please do not submit any forms directly to the STEP program.

For Faculties:

Application Deadline: confirm with respective faculty

Send completed internal STEP applications to your Dean’s Office for faculty review and ranking. The Dean’s Office will review and rank the submitted applications and forward to Recruitment Services via interoffice mail by February 2, 2018. Recruitment Services will advise the Dean’s Office on the status of their applications.

For Administrative Departments, Research Centres, and Institutes:

Application Deadline: January 26, 2018

Send completed internal STEP applications directly to Recruitment Services via interoffice mail by January 26, 2018. The STEP Committee will review and rank applications. Recruitment Services will advise applicants of the status of their applications.

Please submit all applications to Recruitment Services via interoffice mail:
Recruitment Services — STEP 2018
2–60 University Terrace

Please contact us at hrs.recruitment@ualberta.ca or call Guia Palaypay at 780.492.5610.

Human Resource Services: STEP Program