Career Resources

Handouts
Resources
Labour Market Information
Ethical Recruitment
Employment with BC Public Service
Intercultural Information



Handouts

Looking for assistance in writing a Resume or Cover Letter? Wondering how to prep for an interview? Look no further! Below is a variety of handouts created especially for students to help them with all the career development needs.

coverletters
resumes
actionwords
Interviews
Job Search
Volunteer
CA Application Tips (Accounting)


Resources

Online Resources: 


 ** To be updated soon



Labour Market Information

BC Wage and Salary Information 
Guide to BC Economy and Labour Market
BC Work Futures
BC Work InfoNet


Ethical Recruitment

It is the student's responsibility to:

  • Comply with all relevant federal and provincial legislation.
  • Provide accurate and appropriate information on resumes, application forms and in interviews.

Interviews

  • Prepare for the interview.
  • Notify the employer well in advance if interviews must be rescheduled or cancelled.
  • Acknowledge invitations for site visits or second interviews promptly whether accepted or rejected.
  • Notify employers well in advance if site visits or second interviews must be postponed or cancelled.
  • Accept interview invitations (second and subsequent) only when seriously considering a position with the employer.

Job Offers

  • Discuss offers with employers to verify terms and reach mutually acceptable responses.
  • Respond to every offer whether it is to be accepted or rejected.
  • Notify employers of acceptance or rejection of an offer as soon as a decision is made.
  • Notify the career centre immediately upon confirmation of a job acceptance to withdraw from the recruitment process (applicable to co-op students only).
  • Honour the acceptance of the offer as it is a contractual agreement with the employer.

This information as been brought to you by CACEE: http://www.cacee.com/recruitment.html


Employment with BC Public Service



For more information about working with the BC Public Service check out their YouTube page at http://www.youtube.com/user/BCPublicService


If you are interested in a future career with the BC Public Service, speak to one of their Career Advisor's at 1-888-94-IDEAS or careeradvisors@gov.bc.ca


Cultural Information: For intercultural information from a local point of view, which can useful before travelling or working abroad, please go to

http://www.intercultures.ca/cil-cai/countryinsights-apercuspays-eng.asp


 

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