Have a few hours between classes? Apply to work at the Common Grounds Coffee Shop or the Members’ Services Desk and get a job that works around your class schedule!

The Thompson Rivers University Students’ Union (TRUSU) is looking to fill job openings for baristas in its Common Grounds Coffee Shop and for attendants at our Members’ Services Desk for the upcoming Fall and Winter semesters (August 30, 2022 – April 30, 2023). The available positions will have a fixed semesterly schedule with shifts between 8 a.m.  and 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and between 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Hours for these positions range from 10-to-20 hours a week based on student availability.

Common Grounds Baristas will be expected to make and serve food/beverages as well as to complete regular cleaning and administrative tasks that support our food-service operations. Members Services Desk Attendants will be expected to provide frontline service support to assist students and to support the groups that book rooms in the TRUSU Building.

Applicants should have customer service experience and excellent communications skills. Food-service experience is preferred but is not required.

Successful applicants will be required to participate in a mandatory training on Aug. 29-30 and complete at least one training shift between August 31 and September 2. Applicants not available on those dates need not apply.

How to apply?

Complete the online application form at the link below. You will need to include a copy of your resume and your fall course schedule. Applications will be accepted until midnight on August 16, 2022. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Apply now!