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Professional Perspective: What employers are really thinking

June 11, 2019

The Professional Perspective series, where industry professionals share their insights regarding various employment-related topics, will be back soon!

Links to past editions:

Stand out at career events
Networking at the Directions Conference – Part 3
Networking at the Directions Conference – Part 2
Networking at the Directions Conference – Part 1

Keys to success as an entrepreneur with a disability
Getting the most out of industry information sessions
Attending RRC’s First Impressions Recruitment Event
Set yourself up for success
Accommodations in the workplace – Part 3
Accommodations in the workplace – Part 2
Accommodations in the workplace – Part 1
Be the solution employers need
Beyond submitting job applications
Writing cover letters

Creating eye-catching resumes
Starting early with your job search

Professional Perspective is brought to you by RRC’s Student Employment Services.

Student Employment Services offers a wide range of employment services, including assistance with job search, cover letters, resumes and interviews. For additional information, contact Student Employment Services at or 204.632.3966.

Career Summit: Calling Software, IoT & UI Professionals

June 7, 2019


Wed, June 12, 2019
7:00 pm
Farmers Edge Corporate Office
Winnipeg, MB

By invitation only
Appetizers, wine & beer will served


Focused on developing state-of-the-art digital agricultural tools, Farmers Edge is looking to expand its local technology hub with highly-talented and passionate individuals.

Join this exclusive networking event for a rare opportunity to hear from Farmers Edge top executives on how the company became known as the digital disruptor it is today and where the company is going. Learn about our vision to continue driving revolutionary break-throughs in agriculture powered by high-quality data sets, cloud connectivity, AI-driven algorithms and predictive models to deliver new levels of sustainability and profitability on the farm.

Match your skills to a career where you’re not just doing a job; you’re making an impact every single day.

For more information and to qualify for an invitation, visit:


4th Annual IIBA Winnipeg Job Fair & Networking Event

May 17, 2019

Join IBBA Winnipeg Chapter at the 4th Annual Job Fair & Networking Event for an opportunity to network with local business analysis leaders and professionals.

Thu, May 30, 2019
5:00 om – 8:00 pm
RBC Convention Centre
375 York Ave, Wpg, MB

Drinks and appetizers provided
Free registration

For more information and to register, visit

Students & Future Grads: Get to Know BDO Open House

May 1, 2019

Discover what makes BDO unique, network with BDO professionals and find out about the student and new grad opportunities available in 2020.

  • Experience the culture at BDO firsthand
  • Take a tour of the office facilities and get a sense of the work environment
  • Network with BDO Executives, Partners, Professionals, the HR Team and current BDO students

Date: Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
Time: Evening – details will be confirmed with selected attendees
Location: BDO Winnipeg Office

RSVP by May 7th via

Twitter: @BDO_Canada
Instagram: @BDOCampus

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Upcoming Career Fairs

April 12, 2019

International Career Fair 2019International Career Fair 2019 3rd Annual Winnipeg Manitoba. Free Admission. 30+ employers attending. 600+ job seekers. on-site recruitment. live seminars
by IDO Media

Thursday, May 9, 2019
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Pinnacle Club
Investors Group Field
315 Chancellor Matheson Rd.
Winnipeg, Manitoba

For more information, visit:
International Career Fair 





Winnipeg Career Fair & Training ExpoJob Classified presents Career Fair Canada
by Career Fair Canada


RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg
375 York Avenue
Winnipeg, MB

For more information, visit:
Career Fair Canada




Are you interested in a career with Manitoba Justice?

April 12, 2019

Attend this information session to learn about career opportunities throughout the province with Manitoba Court Operations.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Doors open at 6:30 pm

Law Courts Building
408 York Ave, Winnipeg, MB

Please register via email by Friday, April 12, 2019 to In your email include your full name, email address and phone number.

Seating is limited and travel expenses will not be reimbursed.

Representatives will be available to provide information about Court Operations.

Resumes with cover letters will be accepted and kept on file for consideration for six months. Opportunities may be available in court offices located across the province (i.e. Selkirk, Portage la Prairie, Brandon). In your cover letter please indicate the court office(s) where you are most interested in working. English and bilingual opportunities may be available.

Employer on-Campus (EDC): RBC Career Cafe

April 1, 2019

Please join us for an afternoon of connecting, conversations and coffee.
Open to all students of all programs. Snacks to be provided.

Event Details

RBC Career Cafe
April 4 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
The Roblin Centre – Atrium



At RBC®, we’re always on the lookout for bright, passionate students like you who are ready to take the first step towards making their career
dreams come true.

Whether you’re considering a summer internship, seeking a co-op position or gearing up to start your full-time career, we understand you’re looking for more than just a job. This is the beginning of your future, and we will share tips on how to find your best starting point.

At RBC, you can expect to reach your full potential in a supportive environment that gives you every opportunity to excel. We embrace diversity and inclusion, and will help you find your perfect fit with us.

Let us spark your passion and help you discover a rewarding career that will take you further.

For more information, contact Student Employment Services at 204.632.3966 or


Employer on-Campus: The North West Company

March 29, 2019

The North West Company invites all Business Administration graduating students to an information session!

If you are interested in learning more about opportunities in Business, Marketing or Category Management with The North West Company, please attend the information session and bring your resume!

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Notre Dame Campus
Room E 308
2055 Notre Dame Avenue
12:00 noon – 1:00 pm

Register online at:
Limited seating available – sign up early!

If you have difficulty registering or have accessibility questions or accommodation requests, contact Student Employment Services at 204.632.3966 or

Elmer’s Manufacturing wants to meet you!

March 28, 2019

Calling all Mechanical Engineering Technology students!

Stop by the hallway in Building T (Skilled Trades and Technology Centre), grab a cookie, and learn about the interesting and rewarding careers available with Elmer’s Manufacturing.

At Elmer’s, we’ve been equipping farmers with innovative solutions for 40 years. We strive to provide our customers with products that will effectively handle even the toughest environments. Harvest after harvest, our mission is to produce world-class farm equipment for the needs of progressive farmers. If you’re interested in being a key person in an Engineering environment that will fuel your professional development, come talk to us about the innovation required to help farmers feed the world!

Wed, April 3, 2019
11am – 1pm
Building T (STTC) Hallway
Notre Dame Campus

Refreshments provided


Webinar: RBC’s Pre-Approved CPA Program

March 19, 2019

Are you considering obtaining your CPA designation upon graduation? Our pre-approved Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) training program delivers a unique combination of specialized training and wide exposure for elite talent. This 30 month rotational program surrounds you with the mentorship of a strong network and it challenges you to help our clients thrive all while completing your CPA hours, CFE examination and obtaining real-life exposure to problems and innovate solutions.

RBC will be hosting a webinar to learn more about the Program, how to get involved and the recruitment process by chatting with Christopher Chan (CPA Mentor), Lauren Flack (CPA Manager) and Griffith Dias (CPA Recruiter).

Video Address:
Audio Connection: 1.877.310.7479
Access Code: 735 540 122

Date: April 3, 2019
Time: 11am to 12pm EST

Recruitment for this Program occurs during August each year for roles that are available in the subsequent year in Autumn. So if you are entering your final year of studies this year and graduating by April 2020, this program is meant for you, as it will start September 2020.

To learn more about our Program, please follow this link

RBC Early Talent Acquisition| RBC Recruitment | Royal Bank of Canada | @RBC4Students | |