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WHAT EMPLOYERS SAY:

Working with Career Services was a very positive experience. We were fully supported by the College for recruiting, apprenticeship information, wag [...]

Mark Hamilton
Durham Combustion Limited
June 14, 2011
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WHAT EMPLOYERS SAY:

The interviews we conducted at Durham College did go well.  I have seven students that I will be sending through to second interviews and I also h [...]

Ian Phillippi
NAM MT/FS Recruiter
February 16, 2012
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WHAT EMPLOYERS SAY:

We had a very impressive candidate come in today for an interview. He was referred by one of the professors that you alerted to our job posting. We [...]

Sandy Lavergne
Office Manager
January 23, 2013
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WHAT EMPLOYERS SAY:

Thank you so much for helping me post my job opening.  I have already received inquiries!!

 I will recommend the Durham College Hired por [...]

Christine Henderson
Henderson Automotive
February 1, 2013
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WHAT EMPLOYERS SAY:

Thank you for your assistance in posting my position for your students and graduates. We received six resumes through the Hired job portal and inte [...]

Colleen Green, Managing Director
The Standard Newspaper
May 28, 2013
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WHAT EMPLOYERS SAY:

We are very pleased with the technical and field abilities of Durham College students, as well as their consistent high scores and above-average pe [...]

Andrew Stepanoff, Global Training Manager
Sperry Rail Services
September 20, 2013
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The Career Development office enables employers to recruit and hire students and graduates of Durham College’s over 140 programs. Our students offer fresh perspectives, a wealth of technical knowledge and practical skills that will enhance any organization. Whether you are looking for contract, summer, part-time or full-time employees, Career Development can connect you with students and graduates by offering free job posting services, on-campus recruiting opportunities and resources.

Job posting service

Employers can access services and resources through the DC Hired site, the exclusive online home for Career Development.

  • Post employment opportunities for students and graduates free of charge
  • Advertise full-time, part-time, summer, contract and/or volunteer opportunities
  • Target opportunities to academic programs specific to your industry
  • Monitor job seeker traffic that your job posting generates

Register for an account.

Recruiting opportunities

Recruiting events

Participation in an event assures your organization targeted publicity, on-campus visibility and the opportunity to meet with students face-to-face.

Join us at one or more of our events:

  • Part-time Job Fair, held in the first week of September, promotes local employers to new and returning students
  • Job Fair, held in February, is an ideal opportunity for employers actively recruiting to fill full- time, part-time, contract, and summer vacancies
  • Tradesmart, held in February at our Whitby campus, focuses on employers that are recruiting for positions in the skilled trades and technologies

On-campus opportunities

We offer a range of on-campus recruitment opportunities including:

  • Career workshops or presentations to students
  • Participation in career panels
  • Networking breakfasts
  • Speed mentoring sessions
  • Mock interviews

To find out more, please contact Devon Turcotte or careerdevelopment@durhamcollege.ca or at 905.721.3034.

Field placement

Field placement is a required component in many post-secondary programs and provides students with supervised experience in the field while they are still engaged in academic studies. Some academic programs offer practicum or co-op opportunities.

Employers interested in hosting a field placement student may use this directory to find the appropriate referral. Field placements vary in duration depending on the academic requirements of each program.

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