Career Fair in Moose Jaw

Moose Jaw Campus Career Fair

Career Fairs are an excellent opportunity to enhance your networking skills, meet with professionals in a wide array of fields and obtain invaluable information early in your job search.

As a Sask Polytech student, you have the opportunity to connect with employers and explore your career options at on-campus career fairs. 

Date: February 5, 2020
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: Moose Jaw Campus - Gym, 600 Saskatchewan Street in the gym

 Tips to get the most out of the career fair

  • Prepare your resume and have a friend proofread it for typos.
  • View the list of attending companies.
  • Research the companies that you are interested in and the positions offered online.
  • Prepare intelligent, informed questions in advance for those employers that interest you. This will allow you to present yourself as well informed and will capture the employer's attention.
  • Pen and notepad
  • Resumes
  • Portfolio or clipboard—to store information and business cards that you pick up.
  • Positive attitude!
  • Arrive neatly dressed, and appear well groomed and professional at all times while at the event.
  • Wear minimal jewelry and perfume/cologne, and do not have gum or candy in your mouth.
  • Remember the importance of fresh breath.
  • Smile and introduce yourself when you approach an employer! A positive attitude is very important.
  • Indicate your year and area(s) of study as well as what your career interests are. If you are unfamiliar with the employer, ask about their operations and what opportunities may exist for a student with your background.
  • Maintain good eye contact and have a firm handshake.
  • Ask about the next step in the recruitment process if an employer is willing to accept your resume.
  • Thank employers for their time before you leave.
  • Attend the event alone—you will be more focused on your job search and make a stronger impression with potential employers.
  • Be friendly and warm, self-confident, and listen attentively.
  • Stay long enough to have your questions answered and your interest recognized, but never monopolize an employer's time.
  • Ensure that you have left a positive impression.
  • Be patient while the recruiter is speaking with another student.
  • Show interest in the company, not just its promotional items.
  • Be relaxed and have fun!

Questions? Contact Student Employment Services for other career fair dates, how to prepare for the event and other employment-related support. 

2020 Participating employers:

  1. Access Communications Co-operative Ltd.
  2. Altus Geomatics
  3. Brandt Group of Companies
  4. Canada Revenue Agency
  5. Canadian Armed Forces
  6. Canadian Border Services Agency
  7. Chartered Professional Accountants of Saskatchewan
  8. City of Moose Jaw
  9. Conexus Credit Union
  10. Dynamo Electric
  11. FWS Group of Companies
  12. Graham Construction
  13. Honeywell
  14. IG Wealth Management
  15. Insurance Institute of Canada - Career Connections
  16. Integrated Engineering
  17. Integrated Power Services
  18. Marsh Canada Ltd.
  19. Matrix Solutions Inc.
  20. Midwest Surveys Inc.
  21. Ministry of Finance
  22. Nutrien
  23. PCL Construction Management Inc.
  24. Pronghorn Controls Ltd.
  25. PTI Transformers
  26. RCMP ProActive Recruiting
  27. Saskatchewan Apprenticeship & Trade Certification Commission
  28. Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI)
  29. Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority (SLGA)
  30. Saskatchewan Worker's Compensation Board
  31. SaskGaming (Casinos Regina and Moose Jaw)
  32. SaskTel
  33. Service Canada
  34. TC Energy
  35. The Mosaic Company
  36. The Style Academy
  37. Virtus Group Chartered Professional Accountants & Business Advisors
  38. WSP Geomatics