Finding a Job

The Career Centre is here to help you find a job and prepare effective applications - whether you are looking for a full-time job after graduation, an international experience or a summer or part-time job. In this section you will find:

  • Job Postings - for full-time, summer, part-time and on-campus employment opportunities. These employers are looking to hire Laurier students and alumni.
  • Job Search Strategies - learn how to tap into the hidden job market to find opportunities that often are not posted on websites or in the newspaper.
  • Career Fair/Job Fair - we host over 200 employers at Career Fair in September and at Job Fair in February. This is a great opportunity to network, find opportunities and learn about prospective employers.
  • Labour Market Information - find out the job market for your career field and learn information about trends in hiring, average salaries and employment rates
  • Social Media and Your Job Search - learn how you can use social media such LinkedIn for networking and finding job opportunities
  • Resumé and Cover Letter Preparation - learn how to prepare an effective resumé and cover letter that will help you stand out among other applicants
  • Interview Skills - learn how the Career Centre can help you prepare for interviews
  • Salary Negotiation - information on average salaries for Laurier grads and other online resources related to salary negotiation

Need help with your job search? Book an appointment with a Career Consultant for professional assistance.

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