Career and employment events
Hiring fairs, recruiting events, employment forums, networking opportunities and more are offered throughout the year – on and off campus – by a variety of Calgary and area businesses and organizations. Check often as new events are added every week.
Parks Canada student hiring fair
Parks Canada is currently recruiting summer students to work at our National Historic Sites and National Park in Banff. Many student jobs are available in different areas in Banff, such as Assets– Trades & Engineering, Informatics, Visitor Experience, Resource Conservation and more!
When: Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 and Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Parks Canada Administration Building | 101 Mountain Avenue, Banff, AB
For more information: Check out our Facebook page this month for more information at Facebook.com/pnbanff AND for position descriptions and requirements, visit parkscanada.gc.ca/students
HMCS Tecumseh Calgary's Naval Reserve Division information session
You are invited to our career information session. Come learn how you can join our team in a wide variety of part-time and full-time jobs with the Navy in Calgary.
Career and employment workshop – Career Planning Strategies
Not sure what you want to do? Then sign up for Career Services' Career Planning Strategies workshop. This workshop offers resources and information to help you explore career options that are right for you.
When: Thursday, Jan. 25, 108 | Noon to 1 p.m.
Where: MRU Campus | EB1102
For more information and to register: See our Winter 2018 workshop schedule
MRU Crowchild Classic Volunteer
We're looking for volunteers to assist with the fifth Annual Crowchild Classic at the Scotiabank Saddledome. Volunteer opportunities include: Bus Leaders, Social Media Team, Mascot Body Guard, Swag Giveaways, Tickets, Peer Support Group and Pre-Game Promotion (done in the weeks leading up to the event). A volunteer information session will be held a week in advance. Perks include: Event ticket, T-shirt and food allowance!
Interested groups or individuals must email the volunteer coordinator below with their name, phone number and preferred position. Positions will be filled on a first come first serve basis.
When: Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 | 2:30 to 8 p.m.
Where: Scotiabank Saddledome | 555 Saddledome Rise SE
To register: Email Rebecca Gould at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, phone number and preferred position on or before Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.
Career Services – Employer Coffee Connect
Stop by the main floor of the Bissett School of Business (next to EB 1112) for coffee and conversation with employers looking to hire MRU students and graduates. Part-time, full-time, Co-operative Education, work experience and new graduate positions are available. View the list below for upcoming dates and company profiles.
When: Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (drop by)
Positions available: Co-op, work experience, internships
For more information: Visit yyc.careers
When: Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (drop by)
Positions available: Full-time and new graduate
For more information: Visit exel.com
When: Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (drop by)
Positions available: Full-time, part-time, Co-op, new graduates
For more information: Visit scotiabank.com
When: Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (drop by)
Positions available: Full-time, part-time, Co-op, work experience, internships
For more information: Visit fastenal.ca
When: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (drop by)
Positions available: Full-time, part-time, Co-op, work experience, internships, new graduate
For more information: Visit repsol.ca
When: Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 | 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (drop by)
Positions available: Full-time
For more information: Visit atb.com
Business Links and activities
Business Link helps Alberta entrepreneurs start and grow their own businesses. From idea to startup and growth, Business Link provides one-on-one support and guidance, market research, access to experts, training, networking opportunities and specialized support of Indigenous entrepreneurs. We will be hosting the following activities and events for entrepreneurs in Alberta:
What: Learn about various small business topics from market research and financing to legal issues and selling to the Alberta government
Where: Every Friday
Where: Online (can be accessed from anywhere!)
For more information: Visit businesslink.ca
Small business events
What: A number of events are hosted each month, including Exploring Entrepreneurship & Self-employment sessions, Business Model Canvas workshops, and BizConnection events
When: Various dates throughout the month
Where: Various locations around Calgary and Edmonton
For more information: Visit businesslink.ca
Government of Alberta career fairs
Alberta Works is partnering with local and regional agencies throughout the year to deliver job fairs in many communities throughout the province. The list is updated often, so check back for dates and locations near you. Job seekers who attend should bring resumes and be prepared to be interviewed on site.
For more information and updates: Visit humanservices.alberta.ca