Employment Opportunities

 

Valley Regional Enterprise Network

Valley Regional Enterprise Network (REN) is seeking a Chief Executive Officer.  For more information click on Valley REN CEO Job Ad Career Beacon

 

JOB SEARCH INFORMATION WEBSITES

Home Page:  www.servicecanada.gc.ca
(websites verified as of March 2011)  Download the Job Search Info Websites Listing Updated March 2011 (194 kB) for a printable version.

 

 

altHRDC National Job Bank (and Working in Canada) - www.jobbank.gc.ca
Employment opportunities posted with Service Canada from all across Canada or in a specific community or province.  You can search complete inventories of job postings by job title, location or by recent updates.

 

 

altCareerjet - http://www.careerjet.ca/
Careerjet is an an employment search engine for Canada. In one simple search, Careerjet gives the job seeker access to a massive selection of jobs that are compiled from various internet sources, saving the trouble of having to visit each site individually.


 

altCanada Site - www.Canada.gc.ca
This site is the primary Internet gateway to information about Canada and about the Government of Canada and its programs, services and initiatives.

 


Green Jobs International (Green Business Jobs) - http://www.bonial.fr/Emplois-Verts/jobs/Green-Jobs-international/

 

Job Career - http://www.jobcareer.ca/

 

Neuvoo is a Canadian job search engine that indexes jobs directly for free from companies' career websites, placement agencies and job boards. We centralize all jobs available on the web to help people find new career opportunities, so we are much like the Google for jobs in Canada - http://neuvoo.ca/en

 

Training and Careers - www.jobsetc.ca
altA resource designed to guide Canadians through all aspects of the work search process.

 


Public Service Commission of Canada - www.Jobs.gc.ca
The Public Service Commission of Canada site includes federal government jobs open to the public.  The site also provides information on specialized recruitment sites: secondary altrecruitment, information technology, executive programs and the Federal Student Work Experience Program.

 


JobsPress.com - www.jobspress.com
A Halifax Herald site that provides a searchable job listing for Atlantic Canada.  It also features a searchable archive of business news articles published in the Halifax altHerald, a mini-resume posting service and automatic job notification service that will let you know when a job is posted that matches your profile.

 


Atlantic Canada Careers - www.careerbeacon.com
altThis site specializes in career opportunities in Atlantic Canada, listed by skill category and province.  It also provides an e-mail notification service, Atlantic Canada Employment News, and a newsletter.

 


altGosine Sulley - www.gsa-search.com
This executive search site allows you to search by job type and location.

 


Job Search Canada - www.jobsearch.about.com
altThe Canadian Job Search section of the about.com Internet site, which links to many job posting sites.

 


Workopolis - www.workopolis.com
altThe site includes job postings, career information, a job alert and a resume posting services.  Information on the site may be from other electronic sites such as BrainsTalent.com and AtlanticCanadaCareers.com.

 


The Career Centre at Charity Village - www.charityvillage.com/cv/main.asp
altProvides job vacancy listings ranging from executive directors to service delivery staff in Canadian not-for-profit organizations.

 


Making Career Sense of Labour Market Information - www.makingcareersense.org
altThis publication is an introduction to the different parts of the labour market and how they interact. It provides overview and a sense of how knowledge of the labour market can be a great help in making career decisions.

 


Job Boom - www.jobboom.com
altJob Boom gives you the ability to access a large bank of on-line resources relating to employment & training, including descriptions of jobs offered by various companies, descriptions of registered candidates, work experience, & descriptions of training offers posted by public/private instructors.

 


Canadian Job Search Links - www.about.com/careers
Although an American site, this section is devoted to job search in Canada.  A number of links foralt specific job seekers, e.g., engineers, counsellors, etc. are provided but you will find that any occupation required within a specific industry will be listed.  The site also has links for job search tips and other helpful sites.

 


altMaze Master - www.mazemaster.on.ca
Provides access to up-to-date employment, training/educational info, and answers career/job questions.

 


Canada Jobs - www.canadajobs.ca
altBrings together sites that have job listings in Canada, including job databases, government job banks, newsgroups, employment agencies, and companies that have Canadian job listings on their homepages.

 


Monster.ca - http://jobsearch.monster.ca/
altThe Canadian job search section of the Monster.ca site, an online network for careers.  The site also provides information on finding work abroad and career resources such as resume writing.

 


Youth Jobs - www.youthjobs.ca
altThe purpose of this site is to provide youth in Lunenburg and Queens counties, between the ages of 15- 29, with the tools and resources to find or create their own job.

 


Career Owl - www.careerowl.ca
altCareer Owl is a leading edge, e-recruiting service open to all, but with special features to facilitate recruiting for the highly qualified.

 


altCareer Beacon - www.careerbeacon.com
An online tool to help professional recruiters find new talent for Atlantic Canadian employers.

 


altInternational Youth Programs - www.international.gc.ca/iyp-pij
Interested in working abroad? The Dept. of Foreign Affairs & International Trade has an International Youth Program which this site describes. Programs range from summer jobs to internships.

 

 

 

 

CAREER INFORMATION WEBSITES

Home Page:  www.servicecanada.gc.ca
(websites verified as of March 2011)  Downlad NS Employer Website Listing - Updated March 2011 (104 kB) for a printable version

 

Canada Site - www.Canada.gc.ca
altThis site is the primary Internet gateway to information about Canada and about the Government of Canada and its programs, services and initiatives.

 


National Labour Market Information (LMI) - www.labourmarketinformation.ca
altThis site gives you information on industries, occupations, upcoming opportunities, employment trends and the new world of work. The Occupation Summaries provide many details on over 500 occupations in NS.

 

Jobs, Workers, Training and Careers - www.jobsetc.ca
altA resource designed to guide Canadians through all aspects of the work search process.

 

Job Career - http://www.jobcareer.ca/

 


 
altService Canada National Job Bank (and Working in Canada) - www.jobbank.gc.ca
Search for employment opportunities from all across Canada or zero in on a more specific community/province.

 

 
Canada Student Loans Program - Can Learn - www.canlearn.ca
altThis site gives you the basics about federal loans and grants available to students at the post-secondary level. It offers budget planning charts and examples of your loan repayment, and info on how to apply.

 


altYouth.Gc.Ca - www.youth.gc.ca
Career planning and resources for youth.

 


altNova Scotia Youth Secretariat - youth.ednet.ns.ca
This site offers all the resources for personal exploration pertaining to work.

 

 

Salary Expert - www.salaryexpert.com
Salary Expert provides FREE salary reports to students and job hunters.

 


Making Career Sense of Labour Market Information - www.makingcareersense.org
altThis publication is an introduction to the different parts of the labour market and how they interact. It provides overview and a sense of how knowledge of the labour market can be a great help in making career decisions.

 


Department of Labour and Advanced Education - here
The Department of Labour and Advanced Education works to provide fairness, safety and prosperity for all Nova Scotians by helping them live, learn and work to their highest protential.  The department works to protect the public and maintain and grow a safe and prosperous workforce in Nova Scotia with a strong focus on safety, skill development, regulation, education and building partnerships.

 


Nova Scotia Business Inc. - www.novascotiabusiness.com
altExcellent starting point for research, and how to guides for starting your own business in Nova Scotia.

 



Youthjobs - www.youthjobs.ca
altProvides youth between the ages of 15 – 29 with the tools and resources to get a job or create their own.

 

 


Job Profiles - www.jobprofiles.org
altYour Guide to Careers and Education.

 


Career Toolbox - www.myfuture.com
altProvides guidance in cover letters, resume-writing, interviewing techniques, making career choices in relation to interests, success stories & other links pertaining to career development. Note: American Site.

 

 

NOVA SCOTIAN EMPLOYER WEBSITES

Home Page:  www.servicecanada.gc.ca
(websites verified as of March 2011)  Download the  NS Employer Website Listing - Updated March 2011 (104 kB) for a printable version

 


altCanada Site - www.Canada.gc.ca
This site is the primary Internet gateway to information about Canada and about the Government of Canada and its programs, services and initiatives.


National Labour Market Information (LMI) - www.labourmarketinformation.caalt
This site gives you information on industries, occupations, upcoming opportunities, employment trends and the new world of work. The Occupation Summaries provide many details on over 500 occupations in NS.

 

Industry Canada - www.strategis.gc.ca
altFrom the main menu of Industry Canada's website, you can link to company directories and search the Canadian Company Capabilities database.  Select by sector and province.  Access a short or detailed company profile to get excellent job search information.

 

 


Yellow Pages Company Search - www.yellowpages.ca
altThis is an excellent source for searching companies at a national, provincial or local level.  The search is by keyword related to the company sector and you can also get a street map for a specific company.

 


Local Sites - www.localsites.ca
altFrom this site, link to the Business Directory to identify employers.  The search index is arranged categorically as well as alphabetically, allowing you to search occupationally relevant employers.

 


Working Canada - working.comalt
Find the company or recruiter that best suits your career needs. Searchable database found in Company Profile section.


altMonster.ca - www.monster.ca
Research today's top employers and discover what these companies are about and what they can offer.

 


Workopolis - www.workopolis.com
altThis site is one of Canada's biggest job sites, now hosting 25,626 jobs. You can also create and post your resumes for employers to view.