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Hiring Events at YEC


McDonald's Hiring Event

McDonalds

McDonald's will be coming to YEC (2nd Floor 315 10Ave SE) on Friday December 16th from 1:00pm-4:00pm for a HIRING EVENT! Make sure to bring your resume and be prepared for an on-the-spot interview. McDonald's is looking to hire for their Deerfoot Meadows location.

YEC Annual Youth Hiring Fair

The Youth Employment Centre is hosting its 19th Annual Youth Hiring Fair! Youth ages 15-24 years old get the chance to meet with a variety of different employers representing a wide range of industries who are looking to hire part-time, full-time, and seasonal employment opportunities.

This is the only hiring fair exclusive to youth and there are thousands of jobs waiting to be filled! Bring your resumes, be dressed to impress, and be prepared for on-the-spot interviews.

When: Tuesday March 28th, 2017
Time: 1:30pm to 6:00pm
Where: Big Four, Stampede Park
Who: Youth aged 15-24
Cost: FREE


Monthly Workshops

YEC offers monthly workshops to enhance your Job Search. upcoming workshops are listed below:

Resume & Cover Letter Building Workshop

Where: Calgary Youth Employment Centre, 315 10 Ave. S.E.

When: December 5, 2016 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Youth ages 15-24 can attend this workshop to learn:

  • General VS Targeted Resumes
  • What to Include in Your Resume
  • Transferable Skills
  • The Dos and Don'ts
  • Templates

Job Search Strategies Workshop

Where: Calgary Youth Employment Centre, 315 10 Ave. S.E.

When: December 9, 2016 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Youth ages 15-24 can attend this workshop to learn:

  • The Hidden Job Market
  • Networking
  • Job Search Methods
  • The Dos and Don'ts
  • Cold Calling
  • Applicant Tracking Systems

Interview Preparation Workshop

Where: Calgary Youth Employment Centre, 315 10 Ave. S.E.

When: December 12, 2016 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Youth ages 15-24 can attend this workshop to learn:

  • What to Wear
  • Researching
  • Interview Questions
  • The Dos and Don'ts
  • What to Bring
  • Questions to Ask
  • Behavioral Interview Questions

External Events

Occasionally we list other job or education/training opportunities offered through partnerships we have with other organizations. Click here to check for External Events