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Careers and Employment

Careers and Employment

Youth / Recent Graduates

  • Campus Starter - Listings of undergraduate programs, searchable by degree, programme, geography, and course offered in Canadian and U.S. colleges and universities
  • Canadian Youth Business Foundation - An organization that provides financial support and mentoring for young Canadians who want to create and run their own business.
  • School Finder - Listing of secondary, undergraduate and graduate schools by programme and degree in Canada
  • Summer Jobs Strategy - Ontario - Summer job opportunities and strategies from Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
  • Youth and New Professionals - Ontario - Information on youth opportunities to work for the Ontario Public Service.

General Career Sites

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers - Canada's top employers as determined annually by Eluta, a Canadian job search website, announced by the Globe & Mail
  • Independent Learning Centre - From the Ontario Ministry of Education, Information on high school accreditation, distance education, GED, online tutoring.
  • MindTools - Learn practical, straightforward skills you need to excel in your career
  • Ontario Labour Market Information - Labour market information to help individuals and businesses make informed decisions about careers, education, employment, and business plans
  • Ontario WorkInfoNet - Ontario government site provides links to work- and career-related websites
  • Quintessential Careeers - Quintessential Careers is a one-stop source for the latest career tools, job search tips, expert advice and exploring career options. Includes a resume builder (free .txt download only).
  • Working in Canada - Federal government site, covers jobs, wages, qualifications and labour market information

Job Sites

  • Canada Jobs - Jobs across Canada, by industry
  • CanJobs - Look for jobs geographically, by career type, industry, or keyword.
  • Government Jobs in Ontario - Ontario government Public Service jobs
  • Career Builder - US jobs, geographically or by industry
  • Glass Door - Canada-wide jobs site, including company reviews and salary reports
  • GovJobs - Links to government jobs in Canada. Federal, provincial/territorial, and municipal.
  • - Apply to jobs at larger Canadian companies. Get company overviews and job tips.
  • Job Bank - Canada - Service Canada site for jobs posted across Canada. Also has specific information on student jobs, and labour market.
  • Monster - Canadian and international information. Allows you to search by location, category and job type.
  • Neuvoo - A Canadian-based job search engine that indexes jobs and internships directly from companies' career websites, placement agencies, and job boards. Also includes international jobs.
  • Workopolis - Search for Canadian info by location, keyword, or industry. Also has lots of career resources