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The Career Development Centre continues to be here for you from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Monday - Friday. For any questions or concerns, please email careers@kpu.ca.
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Do you have a job or volunteer opportunity to post to KPU students and alumni?

Our online job posting system called Career Connection allows you to reach over 11,000 students and alumni registered on the system who are actively looking for work.

Some of the benefits of using our system include:

  • Opportunity to accumulate resumes online for us to send you as one complete package
  • Find out how effective your posting is by viewing how many students opened your posting
  • Ability to browse uploaded student resumes
  • A great way to profile your company
  • Free of charge

Sign up or login now and post a job!

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How to Register

  1. Go to the Career Connection login page.
  2. Select Sign Up to register your company; or select Sign Up and Post Job, if you are ready to post the job.
  3. Fill out the form with your company information and click Submit. Within 1-2 business days, you will receive a Welcome email with a link to set your password.
  4. If you have not received this email, check your junk folder and add careerconnection@kpu.ca to your contact list.
  5. In the Welcome email, click Set Your Password.
  6. In the dialogue box, enter your new password and click Save.
  7. Ensure your contact profile is complete and click Submit.

How to Post a Job:

  1. Log in to Career Connection
  2. In the left navigation bar, click the Job Postings tab.
  3. Click Post a Job.
  4. Complete the form with your job posting information and click Submit. Allow 1-2 business days for approval of your posting.
  5. If you're making changes to your existing job posting, click the Job Postings tab. A list of job titles will be generated. Choose the job that you would like to edit.

Posting Policies

Full Time

  • At least 35 hours per week
  • Paid position
  • Permanent

Part Time

  • Less than 35 hours per week
  • Paid position
  • Flexible schedules
  • Permanent

Co-op (Full Time)

  • A minimum of 420 hours within a four-month term
  • Paid position
  • Provides the student with relevant work experience within one of KPU's eligible co-op programs

If you are unsure if your job qualifies as co-op, please contact co-op@kpu.ca

Co-op (Part Time)

  • A minimum of 420 hours within an eight-month term
  • Paid position
  • Provides the student with relevant work experience within one of KPU's eligible co-op programs

If you are unsure if your job qualifies as co-op, please contact co-op@kpu.ca

Apprenticeships

  • Required for certified trades
  • Typically assessed by number of hours completed

For a list of available programs at KPU, please visit kpu.ca/trades

Temporary

  • Short-term duration or contract
  • Paid position
  • Typically has an approximate end date

If you are looking for a practicum or intern student, we can connect you. Not all programs offer a practicum or internship opportunities. For more information, please contact co-op@kpu.ca

Volunteer

Available to non-profit organizations, recognized KPU student groups, and KPU departments/Faculties

  • No more than 15 hours per week, with the exception of special events
  • Emphasis on networking, learning, or skills development

Work Study (On Campus)

Available to KPU departments/Faculties only

  • No more than 15 hours per week
  • Position is partially funded by KPU Student Awards and Financial Assistance
  • Must be posted by KPU staff, faculty, or administration
  • Must include an approved BCGEU job description
  • Must clearly indicate the qualifications for a Work Study position

Student Assistant (On Campus)

Available to KPU departments/Faculties only

  • No more than 15 hours per week
  • Position is funded by the area posting the opportunity
  • Must be posted by KPU staff, faculty, or administration
  • Must include an approved BCGEU job description

Practicum

If you are looking for a practicum or intern student, we can connect you. Not all programs offer a practicum or internship opportunities. For more information, please contact co-op@kpu.ca

Unpaid Internships

KPU Career Development Services maintains an open employer recruitment practice that aligns with current national and provincial career centre practices, the B.C. Ministry of Labour's Employment Standards Act, and the Canadian Association of Career Educators and Employers (CACEE) position on unpaid internships.

The Career Development Centre does not knowingly post unpaid internships or other positions that are not in compliance with these standards.

KPU does not offer institutional verification for unpaid positions

Disclaimer: KPU Career Development Services does not endorse employment opportunities, labour practices, or services posted on Career Connection. It is the applicant's responsibility to verify the terms and conditions of employment with the employer.

Did you also know that you can recruit students directly on campus? Visit our Employer Services page to find out more!