Front Desk Staff - SIA Campus

Part Time - Start August 22

Note: As this role will operate on-campus, the Seneca COVID-19 Return to Campus Guide shall be adhered to at all times. This is subject to change according to the college guidelines.

Key Responsibilities

  • Answer questions regarding SSF services, events, and policies
  • Answer and direct phone calls
  • Inform students of the SSF’s Health and Dental Insurance Plan, Shuttle Bus Service and other SSF services 
  • Assists with the completion of insurance claim forms
  • Schedule appointments and book meeting rooms
  • Sell and track SSF event tickets
  • Receive and file various forms, applications and mail
  • Provide administrative support to each department as needed
  • Count and balance till/cash box at beginning and end of shift
  • Clean, organize and stock reception area
  • Coordinate opening and closing of office as assigned


  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Diligence and attention to detail
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and a friendly demeanour
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High energy levels
  • Public Speaking
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to perform under stressful situations
  • Excellent multitasking ability
  • Conflict management skill
  • Familiarity with online platforms (Zoom, Webex, Teams)
  • Excellent Word, Excel, and PowerPoint knowledge


  • Vaccinations are a condition for students, employees and others on official Seneca business to come on campus during the Fall 2022 semester.
  • Must be currently enrolled in a full-time Seneca College program
  • Must reside in Ontario
  • Must have a valid Social Insurance Number
  • Must have an account with a Canadian bank

Learning Outcomes

Through the work experience gained in this role, by the end of their term, the Front Desk Staff will be able to:

  • Analyze the impact of cultural and experiential differences on organizational objectives, operations, and practices.
  • Develop strategies to build positive personal and professional, group and network relationships.
  • Analyze issues, risks, and limitations, and collaborate with diverse groups and interests to reach consensus and create opportunities. 
  • Understand the importance of supporting integrative diversity, inclusive groups and effective communication from an operational and manager’s perspective.
  • Develop proficiency in understanding and implementing effective strategies in communication, management, negotiation, and operations. 

Essential Employability Skills

  • Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures transparent, effective, and timely communication.
  • Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.
  • Use critical thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.
  • Interact with others in groups or teams to support effective coordination and contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.
  • Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.
  • Take responsibility for one’s actions, decisions, and consequences.

Deadline to apply for this position is August 18 at 12pm

Only successful candidates will be invited for an interview.

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