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Hiring Events at YEC

Nando's

Nando's is opening a new location in Calgary on 17th Ave SW! They will be coming to YEC to do a Hiring Event on August 3rd, 4th, 8th, and 9th from 11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Don't forget to bring your résumé and dress to impress as they will be conducting on-the-spot interviews!

Mr. Lube

Are you interested in providing excellent customer service and doing hands-on work? Bring your résumé to the Youth Employment Centre, Wednesday, August 24th from 1-4 p.m. and apply for a job at Mr. Lube. Be prepared for an interview on the spot.


Be a Voice for Youth

Launched in 2001, the Youth Employment Centre's Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) provides a fun and exciting opportunity for Calgary's youth to develop communication, consultation, leadership, and teamwork skills. YAC members work collaboratively with the Centre to ensure that programs and services are youth friendly. Members advise YEC on a variety of career and employment related topics, such as hiring fairs, community workshops, marketing materials, website development, and much more.

If you want to volunteer to serve as a voice for the YEC, are between the ages of 15-24, and can commit two evenings per month, click here and apply for YAC today! If you have questions about YAC or just want more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Score a $1000 Scholarship!

The Youth Employment Centre offers scholarships every year. To be eligible, you must be working on or have completed career planning or job search activities with an Employment Counsellor at the Youth Employment Centre.

Be prepared, start your career plan now, so you will be ready to apply when the upcoming scholarships are offered.

The 2016 scholarship details will be posted in mid-July for January 2017 pay out.


Project Protégé - Mentorship Program

What will you do after you graduate?

Are you currently enrolled in social work, human services or recreation at Mount Royal University or the University of Calgary?

Consider applying for The City of Calgary Youth Employment Centre's Mentorship Program! As a participant, you will have the opportunity to interact with and utilize the expertise of a City of Calgary mentor who works in your field, make contacts, and gain hands-on knowledge and information for your potential occupation or field of interest.

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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