Employer Recruitment Sessions

Connect with employers from select industries who want to hire York students and new grads. Meet face-to-face and learn more about their organization’s culture, career opportunities, and how to apply. Don’t miss out on these great opportunities to connect!

Recruitment Sessions take place during employers' recruitment cycles which are typically September to November and mid-January to March.

Registration for sessions in September will be available August 31, 2016. Registration on the Career Centre's online system is required for all recruitment sessions (you must sign up for an account on the system before you will be able to register for any events).

Upcoming Employer Recruitment Sessions

Sep
7
Wed
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: EY, KPMG and PWC @ Metro Toronto Convention Centre - South Building
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

KPMG, EY and PwC will be hosting a joint multi-school information session on Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

Students from UTM, UTSC, Ryerson & York are invited to meet the above noted firm representatives from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre - South Building (222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON M5V 3L9). During that time, the students will have the opportunity to attend firm specific presentations and network with all firms.

Format of the event:
Registration opens 1 hour prior to the event at 1:00 PM and closes at 5:45 PM
Each firm will conduct one presentation over the 4 hour period
A networking space with reps from each firm will be open for the full 4 hours
Students are free to use the time as they see fit and are not required to stay for the full 4 hours
This event is open to accounting students from UTM, UTSC, Ryerson & York seeking summer internships and FT positions

Targeted to: 2nd year, 3rd year, 4th year
How to Prepare: The dress code for this event is business formal.

For more details about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
8
Thu
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: Deloitte LLP @ Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower 22 Adelaide Street West, Suite 2
Sep 8 @ 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Our Firm. Your Way. Discover Your Deloitte.

CPA students only: on Thursday September 8, 2016 at our offices at Bay Adelaide Centre we’ll be giving you a glimpse into life at our firm at the Your Deloitte information session. Take advantage of the opportunity to network with our associates and partners, explore a diverse range of career paths and learn about our various exciting programs. At Deloitte, your career matters as much to us as it does to you.

Space is limited, so sign up today and launch your career with Deloitte.

Targeted to: 3rd years, 4th year
How to Prepare: Wear business attire.

For more details about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
15
Thu
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: LexisNexis @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 15 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

LexisNexis Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis and Nexis services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways.

Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. Part of RELX Group plc, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide.

Targeted to: Students in 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th year, Graduate studies & New grads (graduated in past 2 yrs)

Recruiting For: Internships (Strategy, Marketing, Sales), Full-time (Strategy, Marketing, Sales)

How to Prepare: Bring resume, Prepare questions

For more details about this sessions (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
20
Tue
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: Hong Kong Economic And Trade Office @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (Toronto) is the official representative office of the Hong Kong SAR Government in Canada. Our mandate is to promote all sorts of exchanges between Hong Kong and Canada, including educational exchanges, and the two-way flow of talents between the two places. During the career promotion event, we will introduce to local students the general employment market in Hong Kong, including jobs in the Hong Kong civil service as well as in the private market. We will also be introducing a number of different admission schemes to facilitate Canadian graduates and potential employees to enter the Hong Kong job market.

Targeted to: 3rd year, 4th year, 5th year, Graduate studies, New Grad

Recruiting for: Administrative Officers, Executive Officers II, Assistant Trade Officers II, Assistant Labour Officers II

For more details about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
22
Thu
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Communications Security Establishment (CSE) specializes in acquiring, analysing and protecting information and employs an elite workforce committed to the safety and security of Canada and Canadians.

Recruiting for: Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematicians

For more information about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
26
Mon
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: Bank of Canada @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Take a central role and join a winning team. The Bank of Canada is hiring graduates and soon-to-be graduates with degrees in economics or finance at the bachelor, master or doctoral levels. We offer a superior work environment that allows you to reach your full potential both professionally and personally. We make career growth and professional development a priority and offer a total compensation package that is designed to meet your needs. No other employer in the country offers you the unique opportunity to work at the very centre of Canada's economy, in an organization with significant impact on the economic and financial well-being of all Canadians. Contact your campus career centre for more information.

bankofcanada.ca/careers

Targeted to: 2nd year, 3rd year, 4th year, 5th year, Graduate Studies, New Grads

Recruiting for: Research Assistant, Analyst, Economist and Senior Analyst and Senior Economist

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
27
Tue
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: Fortinet Technologies @ Bergeron Centre, Room 125 (Orientation Room)
Sep 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and the market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Our products and subscription services provide broad, integrated and high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT security infrastructure. Our customers rely on our purpose-built technologies, integrated solution architecture, and global security intelligence to block external threats and gain precise control of their network, data, and users. With 150,000+ customers in every industry around the world, Fortinet has the broad base of experience necessary to help secure diverse networks, and improve network and business performance.

Fortinet's network security solutions are designed from the ground-up; software, hardware, and firmware are handled by our team of dedicated engineers. Fortinet is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., with offices around the world. The main R&D office is located in Vancouver, BC housing 500 engineers. Our other Canadian R&D facility is located in Ottawa, On. If you're looking for a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding environment, then Fortinet is the place for you. We are an equal opportunity employer offering exciting work, competitive compensation and benefits. Fortinet is looking for the best and the brightest to join our highly motivated team.

Targeted to: 5th year, Graduate studies, New Grad

Recruiting for: Embedded Software Developer, Kernel Developer, IT Engineer, Software Development Engineer, Project Management Specialist, Web Developer, AV Analyst

How to Prepare: Students are advised to bring their resumes and ask questions during the presentation.

For more details about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Employer Recruitment Session: Statistics Canada @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

In Canada, providing statistics is a federal responsibility. As Canada's central statistical office, Statistics Canada is legislated to serve this function for the whole of Canada and each of the provinces and territories.

Targeted to: 4th year, 5th year, Graduate studies, New Grads

Recruiting for: Economists/Sociologists

For more details about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
29
Thu
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: Aurelia Education @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Aurelia Education is a teacher recruitment company that specialises in recruiting teachers trained overseas to teach across England.

Our main priority is to build a confident community of teachers that work in collaboration with proactive and supportive community based schools. Together the goal is to facilitate the highest quality standard of teaching. It takes a commitment on everyone’s part, effective communication, willingness to learn and dedication to ensure that the highest quality of education is achieved.

Aurelia Education recruits teachers who are committed to the profession, their UK school and most importantly their students’ educational progress.

Targeted to: Everyone

Recruiting for: Elementary and High school teachers. There is a high demand for Maths and Science in particular.

How to Prepare: Have a keen interest in teaching overseas.

For more details about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Sep
30
Fri
2016
Employer Recruitment Session: CGI @ 103 McLaughlin College
Sep 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

If you are a co-op student looking for temporary placements for this Winter term or someone who is graduating soon or an alumni within the past year looking for a full-time permanent opportunity, then we are excited to meet you! During this event, students will be able to learn about CGI’s values, visions and essentially how CGI’s Co-op and New Grad programs will be able to benefit their careers in the business and technology industry.
Please join us for our presentation from CGI’s Brand Ambassadors share their journey and stories. There will be opportunities to network interactively with Q&A.

Targeted to: Students graduating/graduated within the year

Recruiting for: HR Coordinators, Technical Analyst, Project Delivery Officers

How to Prepare: Tell us about yourself! Ask us questions! Let’s get to know each other!

For more details about this session (job qualifications and how to apply), log into the Career Centre's online system.

Registration is required. You may register for this event (starting August 31, 2016) on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

What to Expect

  • Sessions typically begin with a presentation by the employer about the organization and its employment opportunities.
  • Students will have a chance to network with company representatives and/or recruiters on a one-on-one basis or in small groups.

Recruitment Session Etiquette

  • Dress in appropriate attire, usually “business casual” unless otherwise indicated on the event posting.
  • Arrive 10 minutes early.
  • Research the organization before the session.
  • Bring business cards if you have them.

Please Note: Profiles are submitted by organizations qualifying their own activities in their own words. Claims and opinions expressed are not necessarily those of the Career Centre or York University.