Career and Job Fairs

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Career and Job Fairs

UPCOMING Events

 

VolunteerFEST 2014

When: September 17th, 2015
Where:
Brock University, Marketplace

Time: 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Are you looking for volunteer opportunities?  Want to update your resume with new skills?  Attend the VolunteerFEST to meet local non-profit agencies and organizations looking for volunteers. For updates on vendors and prizes visit our twitter page #volunteerFEST14. This event is partnership with Student Life, Career Services and BUSU.

For more information visit VolunteerFEST 2014.

 

 

Shop for Jobs Fair

When: September 29th, 2015
Where: Pen Centre

Time: 12 p.m. until 6 p.m.

Are you looking for a part-time job off-campus? Then this is the event for you. 

The Pen Centre is Niagara’s largest shopping mall featuring a wide range of retail and food services. It is only minutes from Brock University and a perfect location for part-time work. Find out what opportunities are out there for you by attending the Shop for Jobs Fair at the Pen Centre.

Details on Participtating Stores.  This event is in partnership with Career Services Brock University, MyCareer at Niagara College and The Pen Centre. Follow the event on twitter at #ShopforJobsFair14! Also, don't forget to fill out a ballot for your chance to win a $100 Gift Card from the Pen Centre.  Ballots will be available at the event once you swipe your student card at the Community Booth (near The Bay and the Greenearth store at the Pen Centre). 

For more information on how to prepare for the event, check out the Tips for Success! Remember to bring your student card to swipe for your tracking on your ExperienceBU/ExperiencePlus Transcript.

Please note alternative formats are available for the Participating Stores list and the Tips for Success.  Contact lkuiper@brocku.ca to make these arrangements.

 

 

PAST Events

 

Australian Teacher's College Fair (Representatives from Australian, New Zealand & Scotland schools)

When: March 24th
Where: Locations to be posted on the CareerZone event calendar once confirmed

Want to know about Teacher's College in Australia and New Zealnd?  School representatives will be on hand for you to ask questions and find out about the application process.  Mike Johnston, from CANTEACH will be the presenter for the sessions.  Information Sessions sponsored by CANTEACH Inc.

For more event listings visit CareerZone.

Virtual Career Fair

 

When: February 3rd, 2015

Where: Online - Virtually

Virtual Career Fair
February 3, 2015
Full-time & Summer Jobs and Paid Internships

Register at www.CareerEco.com/events/Brock
Save Valuable Time & Meet Recruiters Live Online.

Students and Alumni are invited to interact via chat sessions and meet top-notch employers recruiting sought-after candidates. This Virtual Career Fair is free for students & alumni to attend!

What Others Have Said About Virtual Fairs
"I wish being in contact with recruiters was always this easy"
"It really takes some of the fear out of graduating"
"It’s a great opportunity to interface with employers, but doesn’t require complicated logistics.”
“Convenient, simple, fast...Good choice!”
Virtual Career Fair Date: February 3, 2015
Attend the Fair from Anywhere

Questions?
Contact: brock@careereco.com OR contact lkuiper@brocku.ca

Police & Uniform Recruiting Fair

When: January 20th, 2015
Where: Marketplace, Brock University

This event will give students the opportunity to meet face to face with a variety of Police Service Recruiters and representatives from the various police units. Last year the following police units attended along with Toronto Firefighers:

  • Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P)
  • Niagara Regional Police Service
  • Hamilton Police Service
  • Peel Regional Police
  • Halton Regional Police Service
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
  • ...and more!

Recruiters are looking to provide information to students and graduates and answer questions on recruitment related issues such as how to apply; examination procedures; required training; salary and benefits; and career opportunities within the different units such as Emergency Task Unit (SWAT), Major Crimes Unit, Canine Unit, Detective Office, and Underwater Search and Recovery.

VolunteerFEST 2014

 

 

When: September 11th

Where: Brock University, Marketplace

Time: 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Are you looking for volunteer opportunities?  Want to update your resume with new skills?  Attend the VolunteerFEST to meet local non-profit agencies and organizations looking for volunteers. For updates on vendors and prizes visit our twitter page #volunteerFEST14. This event is partnership with Student Life, Career Services and BUSU.

For more information visit VolunteerFEST 2014

Shop for Jobs Fair

When: September 16th, 2014

Where: Pen Centre

Time: 12 p.m. until 6 p.m.

Are you looking for a part-time job off-campus? Then this is the event for you. 

The Pen Centre is Niagara’s largest shopping mall featuring a wide range of retail and food services. It is only minutes from Brock University and a perfect location for part-time work. Find out what opportunities are out there for you by attending the Shop for Jobs Fair at the Pen Centre.

Details on Participtating Stores.  This event is in partnership with Career Services Brock University, MyCareer at Niagara College and The Pen Centre. Follow the event on twitter at #ShopforJobsFair14! Also, don't forget to fill out a ballot for your chance to win a $100 Gift Card from the Pen Centre.  Ballots will be available at the event once you swipe your student card at the Community Booth (near The Bay and the Greenearth store at the Pen Centre). 

For more information on how to prepare for the event, check out the Tips for Success! Remember to bring your student card to swipe for your tracking on your ExperienceBU/ExperiencePlus Transcript.

Please note alternative formats are available for the Participating Stores list and the Tips for Success.  Contact lkuiper@brocku.ca to make these arrangements.

Australian Teacher's College Fair

(Australian, New Zealand & Scotland schools only)

When: October 21st, 2014

Where: Visit CareerZone for more details on session and fair location

Want to know about Teacher's College in Australia, Scotland and New Zealand?  School representatives will be on hand for you to ask questions and find out about the application process.  Mike Johnston, from CANTEACH will be the presenter for the sessions.  Information Sessions are sponsored by CANTEACH Inc.

Graduate Education Expo

When: November 4th, 2014

Where: Brock University, Marketplace

Time: 11:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Brock University’s Graduate Education Expo provides students and new graduates with the opportunity to learn more about post-degree programs and professional educational opportunities.  You will be able to connect with educational recruiters from a wide range of post-degree programs and certificates, learn about their program offerings and with that knowledge, improve your chances of getting into the program of your choice. Stay connected with us on this event at #GradExpo2014

A Current List of Post-Graduate Schools & Professional Schools attending on November 4th

The Graduate Education Expo Guidebook publication will be available in the Career Resource Centre on Tuesday, October 28th for pick up.  The Guidebook has the listing of Post-Graduate & Professional Schools attending in addition to the floor plan for the day of the event.

Niagara Employment Crawl 

When: Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Where: Niagara Region

Learn about career opportunities and discover why Niagara is your region to live, work and STAY!

The Niagara Employment Crawl (NEC) is your opportunity to take a guided tour of various businesses located throughout the Niagara region to learn about potential career opportunities, explore the geographic beauty and infrastructure in the region. 

The 2nd Annual Niagara Employment Crawl!  Travel by guided bus throughout Niagara to:

- Explore careers, industries and sectors within the region
- Learn about the geographic beauty, diversity and infrastructure that Niagara has to offer
- Network and engage with community leaders, young professionals, students, hiring managers and employers from the area

Two guided buses will "crawl" you through some of Niagara's coolest and biggest employers.  A continential breakfast available at the Pre-Event, and Lunch will be provided for this all-day event, as well as your transportation.

Our ultimate goal is to show you, the new upcoming young professionals, what the Niagara region has to offer after graduation and to expose you to cool careers and growing industries in Niagara!  Not to mention to highlight the beautiful geographic area of Niagara and all that Niagara has to offer outside of what you see on a day-to-day basis.  All of this for just $10!!!!

Smart casual dress and appropriate footwear is required for participation.

Registration is now closed.

Open to Graduating Students with limited enrollment.