Career Services

Career Services

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Got Career Questions? We can help.

At Career Services, we help students explore all kinds of career questions. In addition to our general services, we offer specific support for international students.See the flyer below for specific workshop topics, dates, and times, and scroll further down for workshop details. Register ahead of time in MyCareer: https://careers.sso.queensu.ca/

Unless listed otherwise, all supports below occur at the Queen’s University International Centre (QUIC), on the 2nd floor of Mitchell Hall!

 

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Drop-in Career Advising at QUIC

A career counsellor from Career Services will be available at QUIC today 11:30am -1 pm to help with your quick career questions, including resume/CV support and job search strategies. Come learn more about resources and services available to international students. 

No registration required, support is provided first come first served.

Monthly Mondays at 11:30am - 1:00pm 

Jan 17; Feb 7; March 13; April 3

Career Fair Success 

Wondering how to prepare to attend and make a great first impression at the career fairs happening on campus? Learn how to stand out from the crowd and be successful at these high profile events at Queen’s. 

Register ahead of time in MyCareer: https://careers.sso.queensu.ca/

Friday, January 17, 2020 9:30-11am

Resumes and Cover Letters

This workshop will help you use key strategies in your resume/CV for highlighting your unique skills, knowledge and experience as you apply for jobs and further education. To get the most benefit from this workshop, it is helpful to have a specific opportunity or industry that you are targeting but it is not necessary. Please bring a draft copy of your resume and cover letter to work on and refer to, if you have them. 

Register ahead of time in MyCareer: https://careers.sso.queensu.ca/

Monday, January 27, 2020 5:30-7pm

Summer Job Search & Networking

 How do I get a summer job?  Where and when should I start? This session will help you start developing a personalized summer opportunities search plan.  Learn to connect with opportunities in the locations and sectors you are aiming at, networking strategies, and introducing yourself effectively.    

Register ahead of time in MyCareer: https://careers.sso.queensu.ca/

Monday, Feb 10, 2020 5:30-7pm 

Skills and Interviews 

Are you interested in staying in Canada and working after graduation? In this workshop, you will learn how to talk about your skills and prepare for interviews. Come prepared to practice and walk away feeling more ready and confident with interviewing.  

Register ahead of time in MyCareer: https://careers.sso.queensu.ca/

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 5:30-7pm

Special Events When 
Career Fair Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020 10:30-3:30pm
Engineering and Technology Fair Wednesday, 22, 2020 10:30-3:30pm