Occupational and Career Information

WorkBC

http://www.workbc.ca/

The pages of WorkBC feature profiles of over 500 occupations in our province, as well as a number of B.C. industries, in addition to many other tools and resources!

Career Cruising

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www.careercruising.com

Career descriptions, information on work environment, education and career paths, informational interviews with people currently employed in these careers, and job postings

Choices Explorer

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www.bridges.ca

Career descriptions, education, career paths, associations and job postings

National Occupational Classification (NOC)

http://www5.hrsdc.gc.ca/noc/english/noc/2011/Welcome.aspx

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is the nationally accepted reference on occupations in Canada. It organizes over 30,000 job titles into 520 occupational group descriptions. It is used daily by thousands of people to compile, analyze and communicate information about occupations, and to understand the jobs found throughout Canada's labour market.

Working in Canada

WorkinginCanada.gc.ca

Government of Canada’s official source of information about working in Canada.

Wondering Where Your Degree Might Lead You?

Career Advisors and Career Peer Educators help students reach their goals through on-on-one advising, workshops, in-class presentations and career events and fairs. We also bring employers on campus.

Test drive your career options by alternating your study semester with paid work semesters in your intended field. Co-op students graduate with a year or more of experience, contacts and a resume that shines.

Volunteering and getting engaged in the community are excellent ways to meet interesting people, get great experience, develop or gain skills, help the community, or further an important cause.

An award-winning educational resource for SFU students, the OLC combines blogs, profiles, multimedia, dynamic learning resources and more for the career-minded student.