Hiring Fair 2016
Get Ready Ambrose Students!! Coming to a university near you is… THE 2016 HIRING FAIR with over 30 organizations!! You won’t want to miss this. Whether you are looking for a summer job or for long-term employment as a new graduate this event is FOR YOU!! Here is the list of organzations with a little summary about each, as well as what degree they are looking for. When it says “Any Degree” – they literally mean ANY!! So go and talk to them 🙂 Bring your resume and dress to impress!
•Action International ministries primary purpose is to work among the urban poor in Asia, Africa and Latin America (www.actioninternational.org). We focus on Evangelism, Discipleship, and Development. The organization has about 250 workers in about 20 different countries. We would be interested in providing opportunities for internships and long careers as missionaries.
•Any degree for internships and full-time work
2.Beulah Alliance Church
•Beulah is a vibrant 3000+, multisite, multicultural, church located in Edmonton, Alberta. The church has a heritage of innovative approaches to evangelism, discipleship and church multiplication that spans a 95 year history. We have a vision to impact 1% of Edmonton for Christ. Our desire is to be a reproducing church that creates multiple venues and church plants across the city. (For more information visit www.beulah.ca.)
•Seminary and Ministry/Christian Study degrees for long-term pastoral positions and a few summer positions
•Between Friends runs social and recreational programming for people with disabilities that allows them to connect, grow and belong. Camp Bonaventure creates a summer full of excitement, friendship and fun. Adventurers is a summer program available for adults ages 18 and older who would like to participate in structured social and recreational group activities. Vacationers offer our participants the opportunity to participate in weeklong, weekend or day trips; programming starts June, 2016. Day Trippers is our adult day camp, offered to members 18-24 years old, starting August 2nd.
•Any degree for summer positions
•Bethany Care Society is one of Western Canada’s largest voluntary, not-for-profit providers of health, housing and community services for seniors and persons with disabilities. For over half a century, Bethany has been improving the lives of Alberta seniors and adults with disabilities by providing housing, health and community services that honour their spirit and individuality. Grounded by faith and strong values, the greatest service we can offer residents, tenants and clients is to foster well-being for their physical, spiritual and emotional needs. At Bethany we embrace and celebrate aging by creating communities of choice.
•Seminary students or Business Administration for internships
5.Blue Bronna Wilderness Camp
•The purpose of Blue Bronna Wilderness Camp is to introduce adults and young people to the good news of Jesus Christ through a wilderness camping experience, and to provide an opportunity to develop Christian character and growth in faith through outdoor adventures, relationships, and time spent in God’s Word and His creation. We focus on the Bible, Wilderness and Horses.
•Any degree for summer positions
•Butterfield Acres is a teaching farm with programming extending for family visits, animal visits offsite for birthdays and other community functions, Day Camps, and Special Events. We employ students from various fields who have a strong interest in both animals and children! And who enjoy working outside.
•Any degree. Hiring for summer (FT) and future (PT).
•Camp Evergreen is a non-profit, Christian organization located on 480 acres of natural beauty, 14 kilometres south of Sundre. Camp Evergreen is a place where faith is developed and lived out, fun is an unavoidable fact of life, and fellowship is how we operate, as we worship, live, work and play together. Our vision, mission and values reflect our desire to serve God wholeheartedly, to recognize that it’s not by our own power, but by the power of God that people’s hearts are changed, and to worship, live, work and play in an environment of celebration, love and hope!
•Any degree, must love Jesus. For 4 month positions and potential for year round.
8.Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter
•The Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter is looking for individuals that believe change is possible, and will thrive in an environment that nurtures families impacted by violence and abuse. For the past 41 years we have been “Taking a Stand Against Family Violence” in the Calgary community. We are “More than a Shelter”, serving over 16,000 clients each year through our innovative safety, healing and prevention programs. We strive to be leaders in our field and believe together we can make a difference.
•BHS and Business students. Hiring mainly graduates.
9.Calgary Police Services
•The Calgary Police Service is located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. In concert with other agencies and the citizens of Calgary, we strive to preserve the quality of life in our community by maintaining Calgary as a safe place to live, work and visit. For more information, please visit join.calgarypolice.ca.
10.City of Calgary
•We offer a variety of Day Camps throughout The City and require leaders to lead participants ages 6 – 12 years of age within Calgary Recreation and Calgary Neighbourhoods (formerly known as Community & Neighbourhood Services).
•Any degree for summer positions.
11.Calgary Dream Centre
•For the last 40 years, Distress Centre has provided 24-hour support lines, crisis counselling and referral services to anyone in need. We give people from all walks of life the immediate emotional and mental support they need to overcome crisis—whatever it may be. Together, staff and volunteers create a unique culture and supportive work environment that sets us apart. Distress Centre provides the support, resources, and opportunities needed to grow and create change for our community.
•Any degree for spring/summer program called LIVE or one year commitments to volunteer
13.Developmental Disabilities Resource Centre
•The DDRC is a non-profit, registered, charitable organization that began in 1952. We offer programs and resources for children and adults with disabilities, their friends and family, and other people in the community. We believe that communities are stronger when people of all abilities are involved in activities that are meaningful to them. The DDRC is funded by the government and donations
• Full time and causal positions
•A family-owned, world-class portfolio of brands. A global network that spans across more than 70 countries. Some 93,000 dedicated team members sharing common values. And more than 1.7 million vehicles taking our customers wherever they need to go. Any way you measure it, we’ve become a leader in the transportation service industry. How did we get here? By taking care of our customers, our communities and our employees – and staying true to our mission.
•Business students, or other related degrees. For 3rd Year students for internships or graduates for Trainee Program.
•Fluent is Canada’s largest and fastest growing Canadian owned smart home company. Fluent specializes in giving customers complete control of their home from their smart phone, tablet and/or computer.
•Any degree, but typically Business students. For summer or year round positions.
•Hope Mission is a a not-for-profit Christian social care agency that exists to serve, strengthen, and uplift men, women, youth, and children through the life changing gospel of Jesus Christ. Hope Mission operates in various locations around Alberta. In Calgary our focus is in facilitating after school programs, summer camps, hot meal programs for children and families in need, and special seasonal meals. In all, our desire is to provide compassionate care and offer hope to hurting, hungry, and all people in need.
•Business, BHS, Music, Ministry, Education, or Seminary students for summer
•Inclusion Alberta (formerly Alberta Association for Community Living) is a family based, non-profit federation that advocates on behalf of children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families. Together, we share a dream of meaningful family life and community inclusion for individuals with developmental disabilities. As an advocacy organization we support families and individuals in their desire to be fully included in community life.
•BHS or Business (though there are not degree requirements) for Long-term
•The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme is a Japanese government sponsored exchange program that seeks to promote English language education and internationalization in local Japanese communities through people-to-people connections. On the JET Programme you can help teach English in Japanese public schools as an Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) or work on international relations projects in select government offices as a Coordinator for International Relations (CIR)
•Any degree, but typically English students for Full-Time positions in Japan
19.Lone Prairie Camp
•Lone Prairie Camp (3 hours north of Calgary) is a Christ-centred camp that seeks to facilitate life-changing encounters with the Triune God in an accessible environment distinct from that of normal day-to-day experience. We welcome all people and are committed to helping equip them for service to their family, the Church and their community. We desire to bring glory to our Lord and King by pursuing this call faithfully and with excellence while modeling Acts 2 style community
•Any degree for summer and Long-Term positions
•Pacekids is family-focused and strives to offer excellence in the early intervention treatment of children with special needs. We have an ECS school in the city (2 locations) and an in-house program where our Child Development Assistants go into the home and work the child and parents using different strategies to achieve a set of goals
•BHS students for Long-term positions
21.Rehoboth Christian Ministries
•Rehoboth Calgary Region offers individualized Residential, Vocational and Relief services to clients with a variety of developmental disabilities. Some clients may also have complex needs, such as medical or psychological support needs.
•BHS, Ministry, Christian Studies, Education, and Seminary for Long-term positions
•Statistics Canada is one of the world’s most respected statistical agencies. Our mission: Serving Canada with high-quality statistical information that matters. Statistics Canada produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country—its population, resources, economy, society and culture. The next Census of Population will take place in May 2016. The census collects demographic information on every man, woman and child living in Canada. Information from the census will be used by governments, businesses, associations, community organizations and many others to make important decisions for your community, your province or territory, and the entire country.
•Business, Sociology and English students from April-July
23.Society for Treatment of Autism
•Society for Treatment of Autism is a provincial resource and registered charity providing individualized treatment that is both developmentally appropriate, and empirically based. Services are specialized to meet the needs of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorders and their families. Programming is designed, implemented, and supported by a multidisciplinary team. We offer a diverse range of treatment programs across a range of environments (e.g., home, community, and/or treatment centre) that are designed to enhance participation in all aspects of life. Our goal is to support those we serve to achieve their maximum potential.
•BHS or any related degree for Summer and Long-Term positions
24.The Mustard Seed
•The Mustard Seed is a Christian humanitarian organization whose vision is to build community, grow hope and support change. Intentionally following Jesus Christ and partnering with the community, The Mustard Seed combats the root causes of poverty in Alberta and works to create positive, lasting change in the lives of those we serve. The Mustard Seed provides basic services of food, clothing and housing, and support services including education and employment, to those living in poverty within Calgary and Edmonton.
•BHS and Ministry students, but Any Degree for certain positions. Hiring for Part-time as well as new graduates.
25.The Athlete Factory
•The Athlete Factory is an Elite Performance Centre looking to bring world-class conditioning to athletes of all levels and ages. We work with athletes from the youth development level all the way up to professional and Olympic athletes. We are looking for Strength and Conditioning Coaches or admin roles to aid with current growth and future expansion. Please come chat to us for more information.
•Biological Science, Education, and Business students as well as Athletes for Full-Time
26.Universal Rehabilitation Service Agency
•Universal Rehabilitation Service Agency (URSA) is a Calgary-based, non-profit agency which was established in 1985. URSA’s mission is to develop and provide opportunities for individuals with disabilities to attain a personal level of achievement and excellence in life! URSA believes that services for people with disabilities should be developed using a Wholistic approach. This includes the consideration of the physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of the person.
•BHS students for summer or Long-term
•”Competitive? Driven? Ambitious? Vivint Smart Home Pro’s are looking to grow their sales team. Come join the Smart Home Revolution!”
•Any degree, but typically Business students
•Commitment to high-risk adolescents, challenged with some very tough issues, is not easy and the reality is that most problems surface after hours. These are the times when our frontline workers spring into action. Work hours at Wood’s Homes are typically round-the-clock and the type of work we do requires quick thinking, confidence, forgiveness and persistence.
•BHS for Long Term positions
•Wycliffe Canada seeks to serve minority language groups worldwide by fostering an understanding of God’s Word through Bible translation, while nurturing literacy, education and stronger communities. Our team and our partners strive to create access to education for language groups around the world. We want marginalized groups, the poor and the overlooked to have a chance to know God’s incredible love and also have the tools to escape poverty. Wycliffe Canada is changing lives by translating God’s Word into the heart language of the people and communities we serve.
•Any Degree for Long-term, Short-term, and Internships
•YMCA Calgary is actively building healthy communities – Join us in creating a better Calgary. YMCA Calgary opened its doors in 1902; since then we have evolved into a vibrant charitable organization where thousands of children, youth and adults access our programs and facilities. We are much more than a gym, pool, and recreational facility – we strive to adapt to community needs, and ensure that our programs and facilities can be accessed by all who need them. YMCA Calgary staff firmly believe that they are creating a positive impact in the community through their work at the Y.
•Any degree for Part time and Full time as well as Summer positions
31.Young Life Calgary Centre
•We welcome, value and respect all teenagers, engaging them in the context of their lives. You will find Young Life leaders wherever kids are found… cheering in the stands at a hockey game, encouraging them in school activities, or hanging out at the nearest coffee shop or skate park. We have cared for young people in Canada for over 60 years. As we continue to grow, our motivation remains the same: to care for Canadian teenagers and earn the right to share God’s great love.
•Any degree for Part-time and Full-time positions
32.West Side Recreation Centre
•Westside Recreation Centre is a world-class facility based on a lifestyle and wellness concept. Since 2000, we have been providing families with a fun, healthy and affordable environment with world class activities, including a hockey and skating facility, fitness centre, gymnasium and an aquatic park
•Any degree for Summer and Long-term positions
33.Youth Employment Centre
•The Youth Employment Centre (YEC) offers free career and employment services to youth ages 15 to 24. Learn how to write targeted resumés, ace job interviews, explore career and education options, access training, meet with employers in your industry, and browse the local job postings on the YEC Online Job Board. Get connected with a YEC Career Counsellor today!
•All students can join
34. Camp Chestermere
• Camp Chestermere is an inter-denominational Christian Camp that welcomes all campers, regardless of their background, to experience a place to belong. Our Day and Overnight Camps run for ages 5-18 and are primarily throughout the summer, with a few during the school year. We host user groups, cater weddings, hold conferences, and rent out our facility to nearly any organizations/individuals you can imagine throughout the year. At Camp Chestermere, we have three core values: Building Relationships, Creating Experiences, and Developing People. These values, coupled with our desire to expand and strengthen the Kingdom, make Camp Chestermere a place to belong
• All students for summer OR Seminary students for speaking positions
35. Kids Cancer Care
SEE YOU THERE! March 17th from 11:30-1:30 Upper and Lower Atrium.