Government of Alberta
Special Announcement


Alberta Works Week

Thousands of Albertans attended nearly 70 career and employment events held in over 30 communities across the province during Alberta Works Week (April 25-29, 2016). Don't worry if you missed these events. Career and Employment services are available year round. Check out Alberta Works Week for more details.

 

 

Weekly Features

Poll

Have you ever had someone that you looked to as a workplace mentor?
  • Yes
  • No
  • What's a mentor?

Tip Sheet

 

Overqualified? Make the Best of Your Experience!
There are many reasons why you may be overqualified for the work for which you’re applying. You may be a new graduate with plenty of training but limited experience a recent imm... read more

Occupation

 

Restaurant Manager
Restaurant managers plan, organize, direct and control the operation of establishments in which food and beverages are ser... read more

Video: Restaurant Manager (5:23)

Publication

 

A Guide for Midlife Career Moves
Find out more about the different work options available to you, determine your financial and lifestyle needs and gather more resources to move forward as you begin your midlife career transition... read more

FAQs

 

I'm over 50 and looking for work. How do I help employers see value in hiring me?
If you’re over 50 and working or looking for work, you’re not alone. As a mature worker you’ve developed valuable skills, abilities and knowledge over your lifetime. When people like you leave the workforce, organizations can lose experience, leadership and history. If you're joining the workforce, that's also what they stand to gain. Explore these helpful resources for mature workers... read more

May 2016 ALIS eNewsletter

The newest ALIS eNewsletter is now available online. Check it out on our eNewsletter page.... read more

Easy Reading Training for Work

Easy Reading Training for Work, a new publication, contains information on training that will help Albertans with low literacy skills succeed in the labour market.... read more

Question: I still want to work after I retire. What are my options?

The tip Thinking About Work After Retirement? will help you identify your skills and resources, as well as evaluate your work options after retirement.... read more

Easy Reading Employment Law Protects Workers Now Available

The latest Easy Reading Employment Law Protects Workers is now available. It includes information on employment standards including the new minimum wage as of Oct. 1.... read more

What's New on ALIS?

Are you looking for help planning your career? Do you want to explore occupations and opportunities in Alberta? Check out the new resources on ALIS and make the most of your future.... read more

Transfer Alberta App for Your iPhone or Android Devices

Information about admissions, transfer and educational opportunities in Alberta is now at your fingertips.... read more