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Check out our Event Calendar to find free on-campus learning sessions addressing resume building, interview preparation, and networking strategies, or view our Job Postings for on-campus, off-campus and external jobs.

TalentEgg's September Recruitment Survival Guide (free ebook) has tips, timelines, and resources to help you navigate this Fall's recruitment season.

Visit Your Career Path to Success for a guideline of recommended career related activities to pursue during each year of university. 

Job Search Resources

Crafting your resume and cover letter

Job Interview Preparation

Researching Employers 

Employer Information 



  • Adzuna- Adzuna is the "google for jobs", searching hundreds of different job sites and bringing together all of the local vacancies into a single, easy-to-use search engine
  • 2015 Business & Tourism Career Week panels (video)
  • Canada's Top Employers for Young People
  • Canada's Top 100 Diversity Employers- This website provides a list of Canada's best diversity employers. Click on each employer to find out why they made the list.
  • The Career Directory- Allows graduates to match their degree or diploma with employers that recruit grads with their academic background.
  • Careers Nova Scotia - This website offers several resources for job searching and career planning within Nova Scotia.
  • Employment Rights - Minimum employment rules that employers and employees in Nova Scotia have to follow.
  • Eluta New Graduate Job Search - Enter your degree and field of study and see which employers are looking for your skill set. Learn more about which grads are hired and the types of positions available, including summer and co-op work term possibilities.
  • Fusion Halifax - Networking Group - A resource that will help you build connections, get involved, find employment, activate ideas and promote issues.
  • Halifax Chamber of Commerce (Events) - Upcoming event listing that provides an opportunity to gain new business knowledge while making valuable connections across the community.
  • Halifax Connector Program - connecting newcomers to Canada with local business leaders.
  • Job Applications - Job seeker's resource that provides many printable and online applications for financial institutions, retail and department stores, pharmacies, grocery stores, and other large Canadian businesses.
  • JobCareer -  JobCareer allows students to search for jobs from thousands of company recruitment pages and job board sites, saving the trouble of having to visit each site individually. Students can also upload and manage their resumes which can be discovered by potential employers.
  • List of prospective employers
  • Networking Your Way to Success (Video) - Christine Frigault (Career Planning Coordinator) and Erin Mullaly (Talent Acquisition Manager for Enterprise Holdings) host an interactive session discussing networking and how to use it effectively.
  • NS Start Program (Financial Incentive) - A program that encourages employers to hire Nova Scotians requiring work experience or apprenticeship support.
  • One Nova Scotia Youth Employment Program- This program matches recent graduates with employers. Venor Search Group will learn about the interests, education, and experience of graduates, and then match them with an employer.
  • Opportunities to Work From Home- This handout offers 70 validated work-from-home opportunities, from telephone-based work to virtual assistants to translation, e-learning, and gaming. 
  • ResearchGate - A career resource for international science research positions. Find and apply for jobs in science, research and higher education from around the world.
  • Work Smarts (Graduate Employment Program) - Employment program aimed at hiring recent university graduates looking to obtain work in their chosen field of study.

Job Market Trends and News

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