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Career Fair & Job Fair

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Career Fair 2018

  • Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at RIM Park in Waterloo, Ontario
  • Employer Registration opens: June 18, 2018

Partnerships for Employment (P4E) is a partnership between the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Guelph and Conestoga College. P4E hosts two events per year: a Career Fair (last Wednesday in September, annually) and a Job Fair (first Wednesday in February, annually).

Both events are the largest of their kind in the country! Over 200+ organizations participate, and over 3,000 students attend  – we bus our interested students to the event.

89% of employers that completed the survey stated they will be interviewing students they met at Career Fair

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Target audience senior students and recent graduates students and alumni
Opportunities full time positions summer, part time, temporary, internships and full time positions

Wondering if Career or Job Fair is right for your organization? We have employers from sectors including financial, healthcare, information technology, manufacturing, telecommunications, government, food and hospitality, oil and gas and much more. Established in 1994, these events have continuously acted as a valuable resource for employers, students and alumni.

Information about P4E, Career Fair, and Job Fair, as well as a full list of employers, can be found at the official P4E website. Students and alumni can also prepare for Career Fair and Job Fair by downloading the Career Fair Plus app, which is available for Android devices or iPhone.

Christine NhanTaking a look around the crowd, I was extremely motivated to take the chance and talk to different employers. Surprisingly, it wasn’t as scary as I thought it would be. All the employers I interacted with were extremely approachable and more than happy to talk to me about their business and possible job opportunities.

Christine Nhan, a second-year Health Studies student, attended our 2017 Job Fair. She shares her experience at the largest job fair of its kind in the country.