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Career Events

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: Friday, May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Event: Open House – Advancing Futures Bursary
Information: Drop by the Advancing Futures Bursary office and chat with staff about the program, confirm student eligibility, get guidance on the application process, and ask questions. Advancing Futures is a post-secondary bursary program for youth aged 18 to 24 who have been in government care.
Location: Plaza 14
#200, 811-14 Street N.W., Calgary


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CENTRAL REGION



Date: Monday to Friday, April 27 to May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Event: Discover Human Services
Information: Human Services, including the Alberta Works program, works collaboratively with communities and stakeholders to deliver citizen-centred programs and services that improve quality of life for Albertans. Various divisions of Human Services will be in the Camrose Alberta Works Centre to answer questions and talk about how we can help you pursue your full potential.
Location: Camrose Alberta Works Centre
3rd Floor, Gemini Centre
6708-48 Avenue, Camrose


Date: Monday to Friday, April 27 to May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Event: Discover Alberta Works
Information: Find out how Alberta Works can help you find a job or get the training you need to build the career you want.
Location: Lakeland Mall Shopping Centre
4420 Railway Avenue, Vermilion


Date: Monday to Friday, April 27 to May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Event: Discover Human Services
Information: Human Services, including the Alberta Works program, works collaboratively with communities and stakeholders to deliver citizen-centred programs and services that improve quality of life for Albertans. Drop by the Wainwright Alberta Works Centre to learn more about how Human Services can help you pursue your full potential.
Location: Wainwright Alberta Works Centre
Provincial Building
810-14 Avenue, Wainwright


Date: Friday, May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Event: Bouncing Back From A Layoff
Information: Lost your job recently? Alberta Works is holding a special event focused on helping unemployed Albertans get back into the workforce. The session will include career consultants and agencies that specialize employment services along with inspirational guest speakers who will talk about how they got through the tough times and found new jobs.
Location: Red Deer Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor, First Red Deer Place
4911–51 Street, Red Deer


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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: Friday, May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Event: Open House – Advancing Futures Bursary
Information: Drop by the Advancing Futures Bursary office and chat with staff about the program, confirm student eligibility, get guidance on the application process, and ask questions. Advancing Futures is a post-secondary bursary program for youth aged 18 to 24 who have been in government care.
Location: Sterling Place, 10th Floor
9940-106 Street, Edmonton


Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Employer: ACP Applied Products
Recruiting:
  • Labourer
  • Summer Student Labourer
  • Flagger
  • Class 1 Driver
  • Equipment Operator
  • Foreman

Other information:
  • Offers a competitive salary and benefits package
  • In-house training and career advancement opportunities
  • All positions require minimum Class 5 drivers license with clean abstract
  • Require own transportation to worksite in Morinville as no public transportation is available.
Location: Edmonton West Meadowlark Canada/Alberta Service Centre
120 Meadowlark Shopping Centre
15710-87 Avenue, Edmonton
Phone: 780-415-8116, Option 2

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Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time: 10 a.m.
Employer: Edmonton HR Cluster Group
Recruiting: The Edmonton Human Resources Cluster Group is hosting an information session on benefits and opportunities working in the non-profit sector. Learn about current and upcoming employment opportunities for 5 organizations posted at www.careersforcommunity.ca
Location: Edmonton City Centre Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor
10242-105 Street, Edmonton

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Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Employer: Labour Ready
Recruiting:
  • Labourers
  • Demolition
  • Trade Show Set Up / Tear Down
  • Fire and Flood Clean Up
  • Industrial Janitorial

Location: Edmonton South Alberta Works Centre
Argyll Centre
6325 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton
Phone:780-644-5399

Event Details


Date: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Employer: Igloo Building Supplies Group Ltd.
Recruiting:
  • Drivers Class 1, 3, 5Q
  • Boom Operators
  • Drywall Swampers (board test required)
  • Truss Builders
  • Sawyers
  • Assemblers
  • Experienced Truss Designers
  • Machine Operators / Order Pickers (Forklift experience required, certification is an asset)

Other Information:
  • Year round work
  • Competitive wages
  • Boot / clothing program
  • Day / afternoon shifts available
  • Winterburn Industrial Area - Limited public transportation available.
Location: Edmonton West Meadowlark Canada/Alberta Service Centre
120 Meadowlark Shopping Centre
15710-87 Avenue, Edmonton
Phone: 780-415-8116, Option 2

Event Details


Date: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Time: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Employer: Workforce Temporary and Permanent Staffing Solutions
Recruiting: Various positions

Other Information:
  • Requires valid SIN
  • Able to comprehend and speak English for safety reasons
  • Able to lift more than 25 lbs
Location: Edmonton City Centre Alberta Works Centre
2nd Floor
10242-105 Street, Edmonton

Event Details


Date: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Employer: True Blue
Recruiting:
  • Carpenters
  • Forklift Operators
  • Cement Finishers
Location: Edmonton South Alberta Works Centre
Argyll Centre
6325 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton
Phone:780-644-5399

Event Details


Date: Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Employer: HMS Host International of Canada
Edmonton International Airport
Recruiting:
  • Cashiers
  • Starbucks Baristas
  • Cooks
  • Food Prep.
  • Supervisors
  • Servers and Bartenders
  • Host / Hostesses

Other Information:

Own transportation is an asset but not required. There is an ETS Bus Route 747 from Century Park terminal and a HMS Host Shuttle from Millwoods, Beaumont and Leduc. MUST be able to obtain a Transport Canada Security Clearance.

Location: Edmonton South Alberta Works Centre
Argyll Centre
6325 Gateway Blvd., Edmonton
Phone:780-644-5399

Event Details


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NORTH CENTRAL

Date: Monday to Friday, April 27 to May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Event: Open House - Bonnyville
Information: Drop by your local Alberta Works Centre and learn more about the free career and employment services that are available to help you pursue your career goals.
Location: Bonnyville Alberta Works Centre
New Park Place
5201–44 Street, Bonnyville


Date: Monday to Friday, April 27 to May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Event: Open House - Cold Lake
Information: Drop by your local Alberta Works Centre and learn more about the free career and employment services that are available to help you pursue your career goals.
Location: Cold Lake Alberta Works Centre
Tri-City Mall
#408, 6501B-51 Street, Cold Lake


Date: Friday, May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Event: Resumé Workshops
Information: Looking for a job? You need a professional-looking resumé to get the job that you want. Sign up for one of these three free resumé workshops by calling 780-675-2243:


    9 a.m. – Resumé Workshop #1
    10:30 a.m. – Resumé Workshop #2
    1:30 p.m. – Resumé Workshop #3
Location: Athabasca Alberta Works Centre
3rd Floor, Duniece Center
4810-50 Street, Athabasca


NORTHEAST REGION

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NORTHWEST REGION

Date: Friday, May 8, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Event: Forestry Industry Career Day
Information: A career fair focused on youth in the community. A number of forestry, logging, and mill/lumber companies, Alberta Apprenticeship, and Alberta Works will be there promoting the forestry industry and a career option.
Location: Northern Lakes College Gymnasium
1201 Main Street S.E., Slave Lake


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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: Friday, May 1, 2015 AWW-symbol.png
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 Noon
Event: Mini Job Fair
Information: If you have little job experience and are looking to gain more by getting into the labour market, come join us at our mini job fair where local employers such as Safeway, A&W, Value Village, and Maple Leaf will be on-site interviews and hiring for immediate positions.
Location: Lethbridge Alberta Works Centre
Provincial Building
200–5 Avenue, South, Lethbridge


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