March 28, 2017

Careers Newsletter

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Upcoming Events

Arts@Work 2017!

Friday, March 24th | 1pm-4pm | POD 250

Discover the power of your Arts Degree!

Meet Hiring managers and Recruiters to network and find out about student and new grad opportunities for Arts students. Reserve your spot for Arts@Work

Panel Discussion >>Networking

Participating Organizations:

Accedo, Ceridean, belairdirect., CBC, CIBC, City of Toronto, Linkedin, Manulife, Telus, Toronto Police Service, Work in Culture and more…..

Faculty of Arts Career Survey 2017   *** Win Skullcandy Headphones ***

Accepting responses until: Friday, March 24 @ 4:30 pm

Are your career planning and job search needs being met? The Ryerson Career Centre wants to find out! Fill in our short survey to let us know what you’re looking for, what we’re doing well, and/or how we can better support Arts students and alumni. At the end of the survey, you can enter for a chance to win Skullcandy headphones! Note – you must be signed into your Ryerson Gmail to access the survey.

Complete the Faculty of Arts Career Survey >

Deloitte National Leadership Conference (DNLC)

Wednesday March 22, 2017

DNLC is a student two and a half day conference open to 100 students from across the country focusing on leadership. There will be Deloitte guest speakers, opportunities to meet senior managers/partners, case competitions, etc. All expenses will be paid (accommodation, food, etc.). This year’s DNLC will take place during mid-August, schedule will be confirmed and shared with applicants shortly. Any undergraduate student graduating in 2018, 2019 and 2020 who are currently 1st, 2nd and 3rd year from all programs should apply.

Posting Closing: March 22, 2017 at 11:59 PM with interviews taking place in April 2017.

For more information and to register for DNLC>

Becoming a Board Member Workshop

Saturday, March 25, 2017 and more dates through to June 2017 | 11:00 AM | Volunteer Toronto

Non-profits have a significant impact on and support communities and create innovative ways to alleviate some of its most pressing social issues. Board members help to govern and lead non-profits through the strategic opportunities and challenges that arise.

Non-profits need board members with a variety of skills to achieve their organization’s goals. Whatever your professional background, serving as a board member can develop your soft skills and help you learn new ones. Brought to you by Volunteer Toronto.

For more information on location, dates and to register>

An Evening with Ted Graham

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 | 6:30 – 9:30PM | TRSM Common, TRSM 1-148

The School of Accounting and Finance advisory speaker series is bringing Ted Graham to Ryerson University. Ted is the head of Open Innovation at General Motors where he helps identify partnerships that will help build new forms of mobility including autonomous and connected vehicles. He is also the former Innovation leader at PWC and a McKinsey strategy consultant with a focus on understanding and leveraging people networks to influence the spread of ideas, and he is the author of ‘Uber of Everything’.

For more information and to register >

Dulcedo Management Talent & Model Agency Information Table

Wednesday March 29, 2017 9:00 – 11:00AM & 3:00 – 5:00PM TRSM 7th Floor

One of North America’s leading model agencies, with headquarters operating in both Montreal and Toronto, Canada. Dulcedo provides full-service representation and management to models, entertainers, influencers, celebrities and athletes. Having discovered and developed the careers of several models considered among the best in the world, Dulcedo continually focuses on model & talent discovery. From unique haircuts to bold styling, Dulcedo believes creativity is found in the unexpected. Drop by to learn how Dulcedo can represent you.

Learn more about Dulcedo Management >

Learning Circle for Indigenous Public Health | Planetary Health Commission

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | 12:00-2:00 PM | Tecumseh Room, Ryerson Student Centre (SCC)

Join the Planetary Health Commission to learn about Indigenous health in Canada: the advances, the current issues, and how we can advocate and make a difference. The event is FREE and there will be Indigenous food. Presenters include Lynn Lavallee, Julie Robertson, Vanessa Gray, David Zakus, and Ryerson’s Growing North.
Register for the Learning Circle for Indigenous Public Health event here >

The Nahom Berhane Scholarship for Leadership and Inclusion

Accepting Applications until April 17th

Provides assistance to youth with a proven track record of volunteerism, community service and leadership in the community, who are in need of financial support to attend a post-secondary institution including universities, colleges and professional trades training.

The Scholarship is available for students who are registered to attend a post-secondary institution (in any year).

Priority will be given to candidates who come from a low-income family, single parent family, or 1st/2nd generation immigrant family.

For more info or to apply, visit

Job Opportunities

Off Campus Career Boost Opportunities

The Ryerson Career Centre has started a new internship program for current students and recent graduates. The Career Boost Off Campus program requires no prior approval to apply for a job, and helps students and recent graduates find meaningful paid employment with non-profit and small to medium sized businesses in the GTA.

New jobs are posted weekly.

Learn more and explore current opportunities>>

Hudson’s Bay Job Fair

Friday March 24, 2017 | 11:00AM – 3:00PM |401 Bay Street, Simpsons Tower, 4th Floor

The Hudson’s Bay Queen Street will be hosting a job fair for upcoming summer and full-time positions. This is a drop-in style fair. Don’t miss this opportunity!

Click for available opportunities at The Hudson’s Bay >

Sales and Customer Service Advisor – North York (Part-Time)

At belairdirect, when you work in the Sales and Customer Service department, you are part of a high- performing team that provides our customers with the right insurance coverage and an outstanding experience.

·         Start date:  Friday May 5, 2016

·         The successful candidates must be available to work the following hours:

·         Training period (Summer): Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5 pm and occasional evening shifts.

·         After Training (Fall):  Evening shifts from 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm AND Saturdays & Statutory Holidays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

To apply send resumes to

Internships at Morneau Shepell

Morneau Shepell is the largest company in Canada offering human resources consulting and outsourcing services. They are hiring for two internship positions: Intern – Big Data and Intern – Big Data (Data Engineer). Students who apply would need to be available for 8 months. The Intern – Big Data will be working with the data scientist, data engineers, and data analysts to drive model development and application for their Big Data strategy. The Intern – Big Data (Data Engineer) will be working with the data scientist, data engineers, and data analysts in collecting, storing and integrating data sets across the organization. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 27th.

Learn more about and apply for the Internships at Morneau Shepell >

Creative Marketing Intern

Good Food for Good is looking to hire a Creative Marketing Intern to develop a social media strategy as well as video content. Candidates comfortable with creating and editing video for digital platforms such as YouTube should consider this opportunity.


Learn more about and apply for the Creative Marketing Intern Position >

Health and Safety Summer Student

Toronto Zenith Contracting Limited is looking to hire a Health and Safety Summer Student to work across their many locations in the GTA. Your role would be to assist in the implementation of Health and Safety programs, procedures and record keeping.


Learn more about and apply for the Health and Safety Position >

Early Childhood Educator

Have you ever thought of working abroad? Kairon Education Services is looking for ECS students interested in teaching english overseas.

Learn more about and apply for the Early Childhood Educator Position >

Federal Student Work Experience Program –  Natural Resources Canada

Great Lakes Forestry Centre (GLFC) which is a part of the Canadian Forest Service (CFS), a sector of Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN) is a leader both nationally and internationally in science and technology areas including, forest ecology, global climate change, insects and disease, forest health, biotechnology, and forest fire science, among others. GLFC offers valuable work experience to students in these research areas through the Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP). Students will benefit through enriching their academic careers, developing employability skills, exploring their interests, expanding their network, gaining insight into a career as a federal public servant and even potentially finding a future full-time job.

Learn more about and apply for the Federal Student Work Experience Program >

Imperial Recent Grad Job Opportunities

Imperial is pleased to share with you the attached job postings for the permanent positions of:

·  Research Chemical Engineer / Research Chemist – location Sarnia, ON

·  Management Development Program – Fuels and Lubes Position – Calgary, AB

·  Please note that these are opportunities aimed, respectively, to:

·  Chemical Engineers, and Chemistry professionals who possess a PhD; and

·  Business/Commerce/Economics and Engineering bachelor degree graduates

·  Application deadline is Sunday, April 2, 2017, at 11pm CST.

All applications must be received to our website at

Multimedia Intern at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Are you interested in using your multi-media journalism skills to help the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) develop visually-engaging content that tells a story?

CAMH Public Affairs is looking for a talented student who is interested in using their multi-media technical, creative and journalism skills to help tell the stories of the people, programs, and priorities of CAMH in images and words.  In this role, the Multimedia Communications Intern will work closely with CAMH’s Public Affairs team of corporate communication specialists in journalism, videography/photography, media relations, social media, and digital to help support visual story-telling.

Required skills:

·         Proficient use of camera equipment – video/photo – lighting, shooting angles and microphone placement in order to support the production of news-style video/photo/written stories.

·         Ability to assemble and edit digital video and graphics.

·         Experience using applications in Mac and PC operating systems (e.g.  Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Suite).

To apply, please submit your application to Julie Rosenberg (, Public Affairs Manager, CAMH by March 24, 2017.
Job Resource Centre in Banff and Canmore

The Job Resource Centre in Banff and Canmore wants to help make the Canadian Rockies the destination of choice for young job seekers. Our offices are set in the heart of these beautiful mountains, an ideal place to gain valuable work experience and enjoy the recreational opportunities that the mountains have to offer. Banff and Canmore offer an abundance of jobs during the summer months, the majority of which are in hospitality and tourism. Many world class resorts have opportunities for career advancement.

At the Job Resource Centre, we help people find jobs and make successful career connections. We provide all the tools required for a successful job search. Our services are provided at no cost and are available in English and French.

For more information, please call or visit our website at

Upcoming Workshops

Schedule of Workshops & Tutorials

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 3:00-4:00pm | POD-62 | Resume – Tutorial

Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 12:00-1:30pm | POD-71| LinkedIn Essentials – Workshop

Monday, March 27, 2017 | 12:00-1:00pm | POD-62 | Personal Branding and Online Platforms for Job Search – Tutorial

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 | 12:00-1:30pm | POD-62 | Resume Workshop

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | 3:00-4:00pm | POD-62 | Networking & Job Search Strategies – Tutorial

Thursday, March 30, 2017 | 12:00-1:30pm | POD-71 | LinkedIn Essentials – Workshop

Thursday, March 30, 2017 | 3:00-4:00pm | POD-62 | Successful Interview Techniques – Tutorial

Learn More >