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McGill CaPS: Networking
This resource introduces networking and outlines strategies to help you expand your network. Listen to the networking podcast for the complete package.
McGill CaPS Social Networking Podcast
This podcast builds your awareness of your electronic footprint and how it can affect your work search and provides tips on how to use your social network effectively.
CAPS The Workbook Course: Using the Internet to Find Work
*Create an account to access all CAPS Workbook courses.
This course will teach you how to use the internet effectively to look for work by creating effective search strings for search engines and providing information on different types of search engines.
McGill CaPS: Research Employers and Target Organizations
This resource outlines the importance researching employers and provides useful links and tips for researching industries, organizations and positions.
More information here
Eluta lists top employers by region and other categories including a Career Directory for New Grads.
Environmental: ECO Canada Business Directory
Biotechnology and Life Sciences
Canadian Life Sciences Database
â€œOn this site you have free access to a very comprehensive directory and information platform comprising data of Life Sciences and Biotechnology companies and institutes in Canada including company description, additional information and categorization.â€
Contact Canada is a Canadian industry database and portal that allows users to search for pharma and bio-pharma, medical technology, natural health product, renewable energy and clean technology companies.
BioAlberta Members Directory
Canadian Association of Science Centres (CAG) Companies
Search for science based companies by location and different categories.
Science.ca Lists major Canadian Science Research Centres
- Check out CAPS Resource Centre (SUB 2-100) and Winspear Business Library for more employer directories in a variety of areas like community services, education and oil and gas.
ECO Canada provides a company directory and Canadaâ€™s largest environmental job board for environmental job seekers
Canadian Environmental Certification Approvals Board (CECAB)
CECAB has a membership directory of environmental professionals and e newsletter for labor market information.
Environmental Services Association of Alberta (ESAA)
ESAA provides a directory of member organizations, labor market information and a job board.
American Chemical Society Click here
Chemical Institute of Canada
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Canadian Federation of Earth Sciences www.geoscience.ca
Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists www.cspg.org
Geological Association of Canada http://www.gac.ca/outreach/jobs.php
Math and Statistics
Society for Industrial and Applied mathematics (SIAM) http://www.siam.org/
SIAM provides a job Board, online guide to math careers, internships, career related articles and illustrates how math applies to many other disciplines.
Mathematical Association of America (MAA) http://www.maa.org/
American Mathematical Society (AMS) http://www.ams.org
Statistical Society of Canada (SSC) http://www.ssc.ca/
SSC has job postings, an accreditation outline and professional development opportunities.
At the University of Alberta
- CAPS Job Postings
- University of Alberta Careers
With the Federal Government
- Public Service Commission of Canada
- To explore careers in the federal public service, click here
- Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP) Click here
- Parks Canada Student Employment Click here
General Non Profit Sector Jobs
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CAPS Resume Services
Whether you need an individualized critique of your existing resume (resume consultation), a free glance over (rapid resume review) or workshop (resume working group) to improve your resume, CAPS has the right services to meet your needs.
McGill Cover Letter Writing Guide
This is a one stop guide to writing a cover letter targeted to your desired position, organization and industry.
Listen to the podcast here.
McGill Resume Writing Guide
This one stop guide to writing a resume that reflects the best of your skills and abilities. It helps you to identify these skills required for a position and tailor your resume to match.
Listen to the podcast.
CAPS: Mock Interview Consultation
Need some practice? CAPS can simulate your interview experience and give you feedback on your performance.
McGill CaPS: Prepare for the Interview
The free guide and podcasts at the bottom of the page cover all aspects of interview preparation including different types of interviews, questions to expect, personal presentation and follow-up.
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