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Here are upcoming career and job fairs and related events across the province.


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CALGARY REGION

Hiring events are held at Alberta Works Centres in Calgary for job seekers to meet employers face-to-face, network and learn about employment opportunities. When attending, remember to dress for success and bring your up-to-date resumé!


Date: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time: 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. - Information Session
2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Interviews
Event: Alberta Works Hiring Event
Location: Calgary East - Marlborough Alberta Works Centre
1502 Marlborough Mall
515 Marlborough Way, N.E., Calgary

Event Details


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CENTRAL REGION

Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - Tim Hortons
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Red Deer Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor, First Red Deer Place
4911-51 Street, Red Deer
Phone: 403-754-6343

Event Details


Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - McDonald's
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Red Deer Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor, First Red Deer Place
4911-51 Street, Red Deer
Phone: 403-754-6343

Event Details


Date: Friday, August 22, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - Boston Pizza
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Red Deer Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor, First Red Deer Place
4911-51 Street, Red Deer
Phone: 403-754-6343

Event Details


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EDMONTON REGION

Employer Connections and other job fairs are held regularly at Alberta Works Centres in Edmonton. Job seekers and career changers meet employers face-to-face to find out about current job vacancies. It is recommended that job seekers bring an up-to-date resumé.


Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Employer: Walmart-Spruce Grove
Recruiting:
  • Cashiers
  • Overnight Stocker
Location: Bredin Institute
101, 131-1 Avenue, Spruce Grove
780-962-7650

Event Details


Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Employer: Western Labour Services
Recruiting: Construction Workers

Other Information:
  • Must be physically fit and able to work outdoors
  • Need steel-toed boots, photo ID and valid SIN
  • Construction training, tickets and certifications are assets
Location: Edmonton City Centre Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor
10242-105 Street, Edmonton
780-415-4900

Event Details


Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Employer: Tim Hortons
Recruiting: Front Counter Attendants
50 positions - Part-time/Full-time/Shift Work

Location: Sherwood Park Alberta Works Centre
105 Tailor Made Business Centre
85 Cranford Way, Sherwood Park
Phone: 780-464-7000

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Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Employer: Redrock Camp Inc.
Recruiting:
  • First Cooks
  • Second Cooks
  • Kitchen Support
  • Night Bakers
  • Breakfast Cooks
  • Camp Attendants
  • Janitors

Other Information:
  • Previous camp experience is an asset.
  • First Aid certificates are considered assets.
  • All kitchen positions must have a valid Food Safe certificate.
  • 3/1 rotation. 21 days in camp (12 hour days), 7 days out of camp (off days).
  • Must have own transportation to Edmonton dispatch location. Redrock provides transporation to camp.
Location: Edmonton North Alberta Works Centre
Unit 2050 Northgate Centre
Entrance C
9499-137 Avenue, Edmonton

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Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Employer: ADT Security
Recruiting:
  • Service Technicians
  • Small Business and Residential Salespeople

Minimum Requirements:
  • High School diploma (for technicians: prefer electronics-related diploma/certification)
  • Driver's license and good driving record
  • Availability to work variable hours, weekends and/or "on-call" shifts as necessary to meet customer requirements.
  • Physical ability to stand, squat, kneel, bend, crawl, sit, climb a ladder and lift up to 40 lbs. (occasionally overhead). Requirements for technicians.
Location: Edmonton City Centre Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor
10242-105 Street, Edmonton
780-415-4900

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Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Employer: Value Village
Recruiting:
  • Retail Associates
  • Cashiers
  • Store Manager
Location: St. Albert Alberta Works Centre
Provincial Building
30 Sir Winston Churchill Avenue, St. Albert

Event Details


Date: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Employer: Labour Ready
Recruiting:
  • Labourers
  • Construction
  • Trade show set up and tear down
  • Demolition
  • Fire and flood cleanup
  • Industrial janitorial
Location: Edmonton South Alberta Works Centre
Argyll Centre
6325 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton
Phone: 780-644-2873

Event Details


Date: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time: 10:30 a.m. - Information Session
1 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Hiring Session
Employer: Latta Corp. (Hiring for Telus)
Recruiting:
  • TELUS Consumer Sales Consultant
  • Commercial Sales Consultant
  • TELUS Field Sales Manager

Other Information:
  • Previous sales and marketing experience is an asset.
  • Some positions require a vehicle for travel, personal computer and cell phone.
Location: Edmonton North Alberta Works Centre
Unit 2050 Northgate Centre
Entrance C
9499-137 Avenue, Edmonton

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Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Event: AlbertaWorks Fall Job Fair - See where your Career can take you!
Recruiting: Over 50 Employers and Agencies including:
  • Retail
  • Hospitality and Food Service
  • Construction
  • Financial
Location: Millbourne Market Mall
7609-38 Avenue, Edmonton
Phone: 780-644-2890

Event Details


Dates/Times: Friday, October 3, 2014 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Saturday, October 4, 2014 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Event: Alberta Employment and Job Fair
www.albertaemploymentandcareerfair.com
Location: Edmonton Expo Centre
7515-118 Avenue, Edmonton


Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Event: Oil and Gas Event
Location: Edmonton Hotel and Convention Centre
4520-76 Avenue, Edmonton


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NORTHEAST REGION

Dates: Monday-Tuesday, October 21-22, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Event: Free Resumé Workshop
Location: Lac La Biche Alberta Works Centre
Provincial Building
9503 Beaverhill Road, Lac La Biche
Phone: 780-623-5215

Event Details


Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Event Lac La Biche Regional Job Fair
Recruiting: Employers from various industries hiring including:
  • Service Industry
  • Hospitality
  • Transportation
  • Construction
  • Oil & Gas/Pipeline Construction

Employers:
To register you business, contact Karen Gingras at 780-623-6750

Location: Bold Center
Cenovus Field House
8702-91 Avenue, Lac La Biche

Event Details


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NORTHWEST REGION

Date: Monday, September 8, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Event: Food Services Career Fair
Recruiting: Various opportunities in the food services sector.
Location: Grande Prairie Alberta Works Centre
Towne Centre Mall
9845-99 Avenue, Grande Prairie

Event Details


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SOUTH REGION

In order to assist you with your job search, our offices host employer connection events throughout the year. The events are a great opportunity for you to connect face-to-face with employers that are looking to hire for a variety of jobs. Keep checking back for new events with different employers or like our Facebook pages for updates on your newsfeed. Please remember to bring an updated resume with you to each of the events and come prepared to participate in an interview with the employer.


Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - Tim Hortons
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Lethbridge Alberta Works Centre
Main Floor, Provincial Building
200-5 Avenue South, Lethbridge
Phone: 403-388-1981

Event Details


Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - Tim Hortons
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Medicine Hat Alberta Works Centre
Lower Level Room 5, Provincial Building
346-3 Street, S.E., Medicine Hat
Phone: 403-529-3778

Event Details


Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - McDonald's
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Lethbridge Alberta Works Centre
Main Floor, Provincial Building
200-5 Avenue South, Lethbridge
Phone: 403-388-1981

Event Details


Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - McDonald's
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Medicine Hat Alberta Works Centre
Lower Level Room 5, Provincial Building
346-3 Street, S.E., Medicine Hat
Phone: 403-529-3778

Event Details


Date: Friday, August 22, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - Boston Pizza
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Lethbridge Alberta Works Centre
Main Floor, Provincial Building
200-5 Avenue South, Lethbridge
Phone: 403-388-1981

Event Details


Date: Friday, August 22, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon - Onsite Interviews
Event: Restaurant Hiring Event - Boston Pizza
Recruiting: Various employment positions ranging from entry level kitchen staff to management.
Location: Medicine Hat Alberta Works Centre
Lower Level Room 5, Provincial Building
346-3 Street, S.E., Medicine Hat
Phone: 403-529-3778

Event Details


Date: Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time: 1 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. - Presentation
1:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Onsite Interviews
Employer: DuPont Technicians
Recruiting: Production Technicians
Location: Lethbridge Alberta Works Centre
Main Floor, Provincial Building
200-5 Avenue South, Lethbridge
Phone: 403-388-7784

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Date: Friday, August 29, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. - Presentation
9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Onsite Interviews
Event: JBS Recruitment Event
Recruiting: Various full-time positions from entry level production workers to Journeyman Millwrights. JBS offers re-location assistance, career growth and continued training (apprenticeship opportunities available).
Location: Medicine Hat Alberta Works Centre
Lower Level, Room #5, Provincial Building
346-3 Street S.E., Medicine Hat
Phone: 403-529-3778

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Date: Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Time: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Event: Select People Solutions Hiring Sugar Beet Workers
Recruiting: Variety of positions in Taber, Burdett, Coaldale and Tempest including:
  • Foremen
  • Pile Operators
  • Scale Person
  • Tare Person
  • Maus Operators
  • Greasers

Other information:
  • 8 hour shifts with strong overtime potential (varies by location)
  • Approved candidates will be subject to a mandatory drug screening test.
Location: Taber Alberta Works Centre
Boardroom, Provincial Building
5011-49 Avenue, Taber

Event Details


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