There are so many job links to open positions that it is almost impossible to keep track of them all. Here is a list of some of the ones that I have found and sometimes use.
The Internet continues to open up new possibilities for those who are searching for employment opportunities. It is an amazing resource for researching employment trends, searching for employment opportunities, and researching companies and organizations. It has become a necessity to be able to use the Internet as part your work search activities. It provides information about companies all over the world and in your home city or town. Having a personal work search plan is one way to help you succeed in a co-op or internship work experience and the Internet is a valuable tool to help you.
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Job Search Sites
- http://www.bctechnology.com/statics/employmt.cfm T-Net BC Technology Jobs
- http://www.cten.ca/ Canadian Technical Employment Network for ASTTBC members
- http://www.dice.com/ “Career Hub for Tech insiders”
- http://www.eluta.ca/ Search engine all occupations
- http://www.employment.gov.bc.ca/ BC Public Service
- http://www.engcen.com/ Engineering Central—check out Job Search
- http://www.extremejobs.ca/index.php Extreme Jobs
- http://www.indeed.ca/ Search engine all occupations
- http://www.jobbank.gc.ca/ Canadian wide job board all occupations
- http://www.jobserve.ca/ Search engine all occupations
- http://www.monster.ca/ Job search plus job search information
- http://www.nicejob.ca/default.aspx Search engine and alert for all occupations
- http://www.recrutech.ca/ Engineering jobs
- http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/goc/fswep.shtml Federal Student Work Exp.
- http://www.skilledworkers.com/ Energy jobs, oil & gas jobs, Engineering jobs
- http://www.triumf.ca/home/employment-opportunities. TRIUMF for all technologies
- http://www.viatec.ca/ (business directory and job board for all technologies)
- http://www.victoriatechjobs.com/ (VIATeC’s technology and job marketing website)
- http://www.workingincanada.gc.ca/content_pieces-eng.do?lang=eng&cid=1 Canadian jobs
- http://www.workopolis.com Job search plus lots of job search information
- BC Hydro
- www.wowjobs.ca Search engine all occupations
LABOUR MARKET, NETWORKING & JOB SEARCH WEB LINKS
Occupational & Labour Market Information
- http://www.workbc.ca/ A comprehensive site for job search in BC
- www.bcbc.com BC Business Council
- http://www5.hrsdc.gc.ca/noc/english/noc/2006/welcome.aspxNational Occupation Classification (NOC) on-line
- http://www.workingincanada.gc.ca/content_pieces-eng.do?cid=1&lang=eng Comprehensive career planning information.
- http://www.aspect.bc.ca/ labour market and career information
- http://cctt.ca/Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists
- http://online.onetcenter.org/ Explore careers, occupations & industries that need your skills
- http://www.itabc.ca/ Trade occupations in BC
- http://www.makingcareersense.org Career and labour market information (LMI)
- http://strategis.ic.gc.ca/ Industry Canada company capabilities information
- http://www.sedar.com Public company annual reports
- http://www.canadastop100.com/national/ Top 100 Employers in Canada
Hidden Job Market Information
- Donna Fischer Article
Career & Job Search Information
- http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nace/JobChoices2012_science/#/0 Excellent job search resource!
- http://jobpostings.ca/ “Careers. Education. Ideas. All of it.” Online magazine.
Job Search Sites
- http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/career-transitions/201005/ten-tips-the-shy-job-seeker 10 Tips for the Shy Job Seeker.
- http://www.asttbc.org/index.php Assn of Science Technologists & Technicians
- http://www.viatec.ca/ (Top local networking opportunities for all technologies)
- http://www.victoriachamber.ca/ Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce
- http://www.bcic.ca/ BC Innovation Council
- http://www.bctia.org/ BC Technology Industries Assn.
- http://www.volunteervictoria.bc.ca/ Victoria Volunteer Centre
- Volunteer BC Event-based volunteer opportunities in your community
- http://www.govolunteer.ca On-line database of BC & Alberta volunteer jobs
- http://www.charityvillage.ca/cv/main.asp Charity Village for volunteer resources
Mechanical Industry Networking
- http://www.mcabc.org/page/home.aspx Mechanical Contractor’s Assn of BC–see “find a member”
- http://www.bcsea.org/job-board BC Sustainable Energy
- http://www.ashrae.bc.ca/ for members, contractors and students
- https://www.apeg.bc.ca/Home Assn of Professional Engineers data base.
Advice to the new grad.