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Welcome to WakeTemps

Welcome to WakeTemps, the internal resource that places candidates into temporary positions across the University.  WakeTemps gives candidates the opportunity to join a temporary employment pool – and provides departments a convenient, cost-effective way to request temporary employees.

The seal of Wake Forest University is embedded in the brick walkway on Hearn Plaza in this photo taken on Wednesday, July 22, 2009.



For general recruitment questions, call 336.758.4700 or e-mail You may also visit the Careers section of the Human Resources website.


Temporary Position Opportunities

The types of positions WakeTemps places include:

  • Administrative/Clerical
  • Accounting
  • Custodial
  • Data Entry
  • Groundskeeping
  • Hospitality
  • Information Systems/Information Technology
  • Shuttle Driving
  • Skilled Labor
  • Tutoring


Wake Forest University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, the University conducts background investigations and drug screens for all final candidates being considered for temporary or long-term employment. Our exclusive background check vendor is Orange Tree. Checks may include, but are not limited to, criminal history, national sex offender search, credit history, and motor vehicle history.

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