Employment Fair 2012
The Career Centre and the Trent Business Student Association are hosting the annual Employment Fair. Come prepared to speak with potential employers.
- Career Opportunities
- Seasonal (Summer) Positions
- Full-time, Part-time, Contract Positions
- Placement Opportunities
Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
Trent Community Sport & Recreation Centre, Gymnasium
Let the Career Centre help you prepare for this event so you
are ready to network with employers and put your best self forward.
To book an appointment for a résumé consultation, drop
by the Career Centre in Champlain College 204 or give us a call at 705-748-1011
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AMICK Consultants Limited is an archaeological consulting firm that works throughout Ontario providing a full range of archaeological services.
Anywhere but Here
Anywhere But Here is a Global Fashion House for unique and authentic products from around the world. Anywhere But Here was featured on The Dragons Den in March, 2011 and is looking for responsible, trustworthy social butterflies interested in working festivals, trade shows, and other special events throughout the summer. Come by our booth for further details...we look forward to seeing you there!
Bhutan Canada Foundation
Live and teach in the Kingdom of Bhutan, a secluded and mystical country, virtually untouched by the modern world. Develop new teaching techniques, share expertise with local teachers and steep yourself in the concept and practice of Gross National Happiness, all while exploring an authentic Himalayan culture. The Bhutan Canada Foundation (BCF) works to further the development of Bhutan and its people through programs that impact its educational and social institutions. BCF believes that education is key to the thoughtful transformation of the young democracy of Bhutan. Through the provisioning of teachers, materials, and scholarships, we encourage the growth of a vibrant and universal system of education based on collaboration and knowledge exchange, thus carrying on a legacy of Canadian and Bhutanese cooperation and goodwill. This is a rare chance to work in an education system that is in the midst of an exciting and innovative transformation, as Bhutan's Ministry of Education works to transition to a more interactive, thoughtful and participatory system of education.
Requirements: Qualified teachers with either: 1) a degree in Education; 2) three full years of relevant teaching experience; or, 3) teacher certification; Aged 22-54; Native English speakers; Priority is given to English, Math, and Science teachers; Adaptable and enthusiastic adventurers who are looking to make a difference!
Applications open May 1st, 2012. Contracts are minimum one- year beginning January 2013. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our teachers make a world of difference in the lives of their students. You can too!
Please visit our website for more information.
Camp Kirk is a small residential camp for children ages 6-13 who have Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders and/or other types of exceptionalities. We provide a nurturing, supportive and non-competitive environment with the goal of raising self-esteem and a sense of self worth in our campers. We seek out motivated and compassionate individuals to join the Camp Kirk staff each summer. Please visit our website for further information about employment opportunities.
Located in the heart of the Haliburton Highlands, Camp Timberlane is entering its 55th camping season. Camp Timberlane is a residential summer camp for children ages 7-16, with a dedicated, energetic staff of close to 200 people. We are looking for mature candidates who are passionate about working with children and overnight camping.
POSITIONS AVAILABLE: Canoe Tripping, Tennis, Sail, Ropes, Paddles, Culinary Arts, Certified Swim Instructors and Skate Park. We are also looking for male cabin counselors. Canoe Tripping applicants will have experience in leading trips, Bronze Life Savings certification, and a willingness to learn and adapt to Timberlane's Tripping philosophies. Camp Timberlane trips to Algonquin, Temagami, and Killarney Provincial Parks.
DATES OF EMPLOYMENT. Staff arrive to Timberlane on June 23rd for staff training and pre-camp, which runs until June 28th when the campers arrive. Camp ends August 17th, which is also the final day of employment. Staff will have one 24-hour day off per week, exclusive of pre-camp. Remuneration is paid upon completion of the contract, though advances may be requested. Looking forward to meeting outstanding candidates!
Camp Trillium is a summer camp for children with cancer and their families. We offer both family and residential camps. We have 2 locations during the summer; Waterford, ON and Picton, ON.
Camp Wahanowin is currently seeking enthusiastic, dynamic, dedicated and caring university students to work during our Outdoor Education Centre (May and June) or main summer camp program (July and August). Camp Wahanowin, located only 90 minutes north of Toronto near Orillia, is a co-ed, residential camp that has been providing exciting experiences to campers and staff for over 50 years.
POSITIONS AVAILABLE Outdoor Education and Recreation Staff - May and June position Counsellors - Also seeking Spanish speaking counsellors Instructors (waterfront staff must have Bronze Cross or higher) Canoe Tripping, High Ropes Course, Creative Arts, Land Sports, Waterfront Support Staff - Dining Hall/Dish room, Housekeeping, Kitchen, Maintenance Health Centre - nurses - RN, 4th year graduating RN or RPN (salary to be discussed)
EMPLOYMENT DATES Staff are required to live on site for the duration of their employment. Staff receive one day off per week, exclusive of pre- camp and the closing week. Remuneration is paid upon completion of the contract, although advances may be requested in June and July. There are no living expenses while at camp, since in addition to a base salary staff receive room, board, charter bus transportation between Toronto and camp on contracted start and end dates, staff programming, internet café access and extensive perks and excursions. 4 Months: April 29th to Sept. 2nd Spring Only (2 months): April 29th to June 24th Spring Only (3 months): April 29th to July 27th Summer Only: June 25th to August 17th
The mission of the Canadian Forces is to:
- protect Canada
- defend North America (in co-operation with the U.S.)
- contribute to international peace and security.
A mission des Forces canadiennes est de:
- protacger le Canada
- defendre l'AmÃ©rique du Nord en collaboration avec les Etats-Unis
- de favoriser la paix et la securite dans le monde
The question you are probably asking yourself is,why should I choose a career in Long Term Care with us?
- A rewarding career helping the elderly to care for themselves or enhance their quality of life
- Form caring and mutually respectful relationships with residents and their families
- Become a valued member of a healthcare team
- Modern technology (Point Click Care and Point Of Care systems)
- An opportunity to develop superb leadership and assessment skills
- Opportunities for ongoing education and training
- Opportunities for advancement within the organization (to management positions like Director of Care, Resident Care Coordinator, RAI-MDS Coordinator, etc.)
- A competitive wage and benefit package
If you are interested in improving the quality of life of some of our most vulnerable citizens, then Long Term Care may be the healthcare setting for you. In order to help you with your career goals, Caressant Care offers placement opportunities at any of our Nursing Homes.
Centre Camp is a Toronto Day camp that gives children ages 2.5-14 years informal educational and recreational experiences during the summer months.
Community Nursing Home - Warkworth
Community Lifecare Inc.
Conference and Hospitality Services is looking for you to join our team! Opportunities include assisting with summer accommodations, weddings, academic camps, conferences and bar services. Visit us at the employment fair for more information.
EMCO is one of Canada's leading Plumbing,HVAC,Waterworks and Industrial wholesale distribution companies,with locations across Canada. An equal opportunity company, EMCO is looking for self-motivated, results-driven university graduates who posssess an entrepreneurial spirit.
Employment Planning & Counselling Peterborough
We offer a wealth of programs and services to assist both individuals and employers with their employment and training goals. We have been delivering employment and career-related programs and services in the Peterborough area since 1982. We are a not-for-profit organization, a community-based, community-focused provider of programs, services and resources.
Established in 1960, Fairhaven is a 256-bed Long-Term Care facility offering both residential and extended care. Fairhaven is jointly owned by the municipalities of the City and County of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. For over 50 years, Fairhaven has established itself as a viable and innovative organization that serves the people of the Peterborough region. First and foremost it is a Long-Term Care facility, owned and governed by the community and operated without reliance on operating funds from the municipality. As the needs of the community have changed, Fairhaven has responded by expanding its scope and reaching out to serve the continuum of needs in the long-term care field to individuals of all ages. Fairhaven is a provincial model for the design and delivery of highly specialized programs and services, to its residents and to other organizations in the community and beyond.
Four County Crisis Centre
Flanagan and Sun
Flanagan and Sun is a renewable energy company serving the Kawarthas. We supply the do-it-yourselfer with all of the necessary solar electric, solar thermal, wind, small-scale hydro, and energy efficient appliances. Flanagan and Sun also designs energy systems based on the client's particular energy requirements. We can also handle the complete project from design phase to final installation. The owner of Flanagan and Sun, Sean Flanagan, is a certified photovoltaic technician. In fact, Sean is the first person in Canada to graduate from the Photovoltaic Technician Training Program offered jointly through Seneca College and the Canadian Solar Industries Association. Honesty, integrity, and a deep concern for the environment are the cornerstones of Flanagan and Sun. To that end, we only provide systems that represent viable solutions for our clients. Flanagan and Sun is located 1.2 kilometres north of Buckhorn on Peterborough County Road 36.
Global TESOL College
GoodLife Fitness is Canada's largest fitness company and has been awarded Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures We are continuously adding new clubs, offering you tremendous growth potential for career growth in an exciting and dynamic industry! We are currently looking for Membership Consultants (sales), Personal Trainers and Management for various clubs across the country. Come meet our recruitment team, ask questions and apply! If you are looking for a new direction in life, find out what we have to offer.
Home Care Assistance
Home Care Assistance of Kawartha-Durham is a leading provider of non-medical in-home care for seniors. Our mission is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to live happier, healthier lives at home. Our services are distinguished by the caliber of our caregivers, the responsiveness of our staff and our expertise in in-home care. We embrace a positive, balanced approach to aging centered on the evolving needs of older adults. Our caregivers are trained in our Balanced Care Method to help our clients physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. We are currently hiring caregivers for live-in and hourly positions in Peterborough and the Kawarthas. It is important to us that our caregivers are treated as valued employees and we are looking for dedicated, responsible and passionate individuals to join our team. For more information about Home Care Assistance, please visit www.homecareassistance.com. And for more information about our proprietary caregiver training, the Balanced Care Method, please visit http://homecareassistance.com/resources/the-balanced-care- method/. We provide you with ongoing professional trainings to ensure your success as a caregiver and our success as a company.
Located in Port Hope Ontario, IDEAHUB is a full service business incubator for new and emerging entrepreneurial companies. The incubator offers member companies flexible office space, lower start-up costs, support tools, resources and guidance to strengthen their business success and graduation into the community. IDEAHUB is a unique collaboration of private and public partners led by the Municipality of Port Hope. All dedicated to the success and growth of new and emerging cleantech companies. The incubator's focus is on green and energy related industries and their support services, however all business proposals will be considered.
Ask yourself- What are you looking for in a career? Earning potential? Security? Having the chance to face a new and different challenge every day? Whatever you've learned in school and in life, you'll have the chance to use it in the insurance industry. With more than 110,000 people in Canada's property and casualty sector, this is a professional community that offers an extraordinary range of jobs and career paths. Career Connections is a division of the Insurance Institute, the educational arm of the property and casualty industry in Canada. To find out more about where you might fit in with your post- secondary education, please visit us at our booth or on our Web site. You may be surprised to find that insurance isn?t what you think. It's a whole lot more. Find your place in insurance.
Kawartha Golf & Country Club
Kingston General Hospital
Kingston General Hospital (KGH) is a community of people dedicated to transforming the patient and family experience through innovative and collaborative approaches to care, knowledge and leadership. As southeastern Ontario's leading centre for complex-acute and specialty care, KGH serves almost 500,000 regional residents through its Kingston facility and 24 regional affiliate and satellite sites. Fully affiliated with Queen's University, this 456-bed research and teaching hospital is home to 2,400 health-care students and 160 health researchers.
Lakeridge Health, one of the largest community hospitals in Ontario, primarily serves the more than 600,000 residents of the Durham Region. On average, Lakeridge Health’s three acute hospitals, one speciality hospital and various off site locations manage over 540 inpatient beds and deliver care to approximately 1,600 people each day. The needs of these patients are met by the expertise, energy and commitment of over 4,000 staff and physicians along with nearly 1,200 volunteers.
LAUNCH! is a creative powered marketing communications agency that connects our clients brands to consumers through advertising, promotions, experiential, and digital marketing. LAUNCH! drives business results in-store and out-of-store through contagious connections.
Learning Disabilities Association of Peterborough
The Learning Disabilities Association of Peterborough (LDAP) is a non-profit charitable organization committed to enabling individuals with learning disabilities to reach their full potential.
Our efforts are directed toward assisting people with learning disabilities and their families by providing support, guidance and resource information.
Why work at Montfort? Here are just some of the reasons:
- A stimulating environment where the working language is French but services are offered in both official languages;
- Career mentoring provided by experienced and enthusiastic colleagues;
- A highly effective and well integrated interprofessional team
- A professional workplace focused on achieving excellence;
- Activities relating to professional development and numerous opportunities for advancement;
- Opportunities to participate in research and teaching programs;
- A professional workplace that implements preferred practices and uses leading edge technology;
- A pleasant work environment where employees feel valued and respected;
- An organization that is open to change;
- A deep and tangible commitment to ensuring a high quality of working life for all employees.
To promote the study of Canada's official languages, the Council of Ministers of Education, Canada, created the Odyssey Program. Odyssey is a paid work experience in a school environment in a francophone region of Canada. From the beginning of September to the end of May, you will work as a language assistant in an elementary, secondary or post-secondary school to encourage young people to improve their knowledge of the English language and culture. Under the supervision of a teacher, you will prepare classroom activities that focus on learning language and culture and you will motivate students to speak their second language. Odyssey gives you the opportunity to travel Canada, gain work experience and discover francophone Canadian culture, all while earning a salary! For more information, or to apply for next September, please visit our website: www.myodyssey.ca. Application deadline is February 28.
OMNI Health Care
Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)
Ontario Public Service
The Ontario Public Service (OPS) is one of the largest employers in the province, employing more than 60,000 people. We have a wide range of meaningful and rewarding career opportunities in communities across Ontario. We welcome new ideas and new people, encourage learning and development, and reward achievement. We offer challenging work and competitive pay and benefits.
Partilite Gifts Canada
A PartyLite business provides the ultimate in flexibility, allowing you to supplement, replace or exceed your current income. Experience why so many women and men choose PartyLite. * No Start-Up Cost * Consumable Products * Fun and recognition * Training and support * No Inventory or deliveries * Multiple income streams * Company-paid Host rewards
Peterborough Communciation Support Services
Peterborough Regional Health Centre
The place to be for Care and Career. The Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) team consists of more than 2,000 staff members, 350 physicians and 600 volunteers. These dedicated individuals care for our patients with expert hands and creative minds. PRHC is a newly constructed state-of-the-art hospital with a proud history in the community extending back over a century. With a 494-bed capacity, PRHC serves more than 300,000 people in four counties. PRHC is a Strong Regional Health Centre and a Great place to work!
Become part of a growing financial services company. Full or Part-time Opportunities. Training Provided.
Quinte Healthcare Corporation
Quinte Healthcare Corporation consists of 4 hospitals providing primary and secondary services in south/central Ontario. The Quinte region boasts of an unsurpassed quality of life with exemplary features and services readily available to residents. Local theatre, expansive shopping and restaurants, well developed recreation centres, picturesque waterfront with affordable homes set in a safe community. Growing economic development for job seekers outside of health services. High standard of education through local college, close proximity to a well recognized university, and private schooling. An easy commute to larger centres such as Toronto, Kingston, Ottawa and Montreal. We embody our core values with commitment to: Compassion, dignity, respect and fairness for those we serve and each other; teamwork, collaboration and flexibility to meet the needs of our diverse communities; a positive attitude to the challenge of change; continuous improvement, development and empowerment of staff, volunteers and others to achieve their full potential; accountability to those we serve for our clinical, ethical and fiscal decisions .
Rouge Valley Health Centre
Savage Arms Canada Inc. is a market leader of quality rimfire sporting rifles located in Lakefield, ON. We machine metal, assemble and distribute our products worldwide.
Scotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and Canada's most international bank. With approx.60,000 employees, Scotiabank Group and its affiliates serve approx.12.5 million customers in some 50 countries. Scotiabank offers a diverse range of products and services, personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. Named again as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada. We offer room for advancement, a stimulating work environment and the resources to help you make the most of your career. Together, we continue to make Scotiabank a great place to work.
SGS is the worlds leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With 70'000 employees, SGS operates a network of more than 1,000 offices and laboratories around the world. In Canada, we presently have a staff of over 1,700 employees and more than 40 locations from coast-to-coast. SGS is embarking on a Strategic Plan through 2014 with the intention of doubling our revenue over the 4 year period. As a result, we are in need of a variety of experienced professionals across our business lines Canada.
Metallurgists (Junior & Senior level)
Mineralogists (Junior & Senior level)
Chemists (Junior & Senior level)
Technologists (Junior & Senior level)
Summer Company - Run Your Own Business this Summer!
Here's a great opportunity to develop entrepreneurial skills - and make money at the same time! Submit a business plan and compete for an award of up to $3,000 to run your dream summer business. Be your own boss this summer! Contact the Business Advisory Centre at 705-743-0777 ext. 2123
TD Bank Financial Group
Teach Away Inc.
Teach Away Inc. is a teacher placement organization offering a wide variety of international teaching jobs with Ministries of Education and leading private schools around the world. Established in 2003 and based in Canada, Teach Away Inc. has become a leader in international teacher recruitment. Each year, hundreds of teachers explore the world and experience a new culture through Teach Away's international teaching programs. Teach Away offers programs for applicants with all levels of experience, from new university graduates to experienced, licensed teachers.
The Peterborough Community Futures Development Corporation
The Peterborough Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC) is a provincially incorporated, federally funded lending agency whose mandate includes:
- Access to Capital
- Strategic Community Planning & Development
- Economic Development
- Business Consulting and Planning
The Peterborough CFDC has been helping small business in the City and County of Peterborough since September, 1985.
The Peterborough CFDC has:
- Invested $20 million in small business enterprises assisting over 639 businesses
- Created or maintained more than 2,600 jobs
Treetop Trekking is proud to open our newest site right here in the Ganaraska forest. We will be open to the public this coming March. Travel at the tops of trees through the beautiful Ganaraska forest. Work your way across, bridges, monkey cables, Tarzan swings and of course zip lines. We have beginner to extreme courses. Reservations are required. We are currently looking for administration staff as well as guides. The job posting can be found on the Trent Job Board. Please bring a cover letter and resume to the job fair or email to email@example.com.
Trent Severn Waterway (Parks Canada)
Trent Summer Sports Camp
At TSSC, we are always looking for caring, energetic, and responsible individuals to join our team. We offer a challenging and rewarding summer experience in an active environment, a chance to experience personal growth, and a great opportunity to help our campers learn about themselves and their peers. Our minimum requirements for new camp staff include: - being at least 18 years of age (you should know that 95% of our staff are University age students or older) - being a full-time or part-time student at a recognized institution - proven experience in the leadership of children and youth, preferably in a camp setting - significant experience in at least three of our activity areas (sports and outdoor recreation) - current Standard First Aid and Basic Rescuer CPR certifications. NLS or Bronze Cross awards are an asset. Most importantly, we are committed to hiring individuals who will consider their position at camp as more than a job. Camp life requires staff to give of themselves throughout the summer, to accept responsibility for the trust that parents place in us, and to be involved with all aspects of their campers' day.
Trent University, Liasion Office
Trent University, Office of Student Affairs
Victoria County Career Services
VCCS Employment Services has been helping job seekers and employers in the City of Kawartha Lakes for over 24 years. If you live in the City of Kawartha Lakes and are looking for employment after graduation, register with VCCS for Employment Ontario programs to work with an employment counsellor to help you secure a job. We work closely with employers in our area who are filling various positions. If you are a continuing student living in the City of Kawartha Lakes or Haliburton County, register for Summer Job Service and connect with employers looking to hire summer students. VCCS also has a resource centre, a regular and student job board to aid you with your job search in our resource centre and online at www.careerservices.org. Need more information call (705) 328- 0180 today or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Leadership Camps Canada
Youth Leadership Camps Canada Inc. works with over 10,000 student and youth leaders every year using up-to-date team building and leadership development techniques. YLCC Inc. is a steadily growing organization that is offering fast-paced, dynamic positions to work with youth at 2 different locations, Pigeon Lake & Orillia. Come check us out and see if you want to work with us this year.