Career Support for You

A number of professional skill development services are available to you as an alumni member. 

Student and Graduate Employment

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We can help you grow into your chosen career. 

Alumni will be able to articulate their relevant skills through various methods such as discussions, activities, and exploratory questions with members of the Student and Graduate Employment team and will leave with an action plan that includes relevant resources to meet the graduates at their stage of career development.

  • Career counselling and career exploration
  • Resume and cover letter support
  • Interview preparation
  • Create an e-portfolio
  • Access to jobs

Appointments are available via phone or email.  To schedule an appointment, please visit CareerReady or email success [at] mohawkcollege.ca 

CareerReady Portal

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The Mohawk Job Portal

CareerReady is Mohawk College's portal where you can view full time, part-time, and seasonal jobs. From this site, you can also book an appointment for individual help with your resume, cover letter and interview skills, view webinars, and employment related events.

Start your Career Search with CareerReady 

Employers

Mohawk College provides free job posting services. Visit our Industry and Employer site to learn more.


Career Ready Webinar Series

The Career Ready webinar series helps students and recent graduates develop personal and professional skills that assist with transitioning into a successful “Life after Mohawk”. These interactive and informative webinars support the development of important soft skills, which are not traditionally learned in classrooms. 

Catch up on past webinars

If you weren't able to join us at one of our recent webinars? No worries, register for a recorded webinar, and watch it anytime.

Resume Tips and Tricks

Recorded May 26, 2020.
Webinar Length 30 minutes.

Writing a resume that best highlights your experience, skills, and accomplishments is hard work. Learn quick tips for applying best practices to your resume. Gain the skills to create the most powerful resume to get you the interview. 

Interview Intelligence

Recorded June 2, 2020.
Webinar Length 30 minutes.

Master the art of interviewing in person and online.  Make the connection between job descriptions and interview questions. Learn best practices and become more confident presenting yourself in an interview. Topics include how to dress, speak, what your background should be for virtual interviews and so much more!

Job Searching During a Pandemic

Recorded June 9, 2020.
Webinar Length 30 minutes.

How do you find a job when everyone is being told to stay at home? In this workshop learn how to access the hidden job market, identify possible employers, and approach your job searched more efficiently. Gain knowledge on how to market yourself and stand out from the crowd. 

Strategies for Effective Networking

Recorded June 16, 2020.
Webinar Length 30 minutes.

Effective networking can help you access the hidden job market as well as obtain referrals, information, and support throughout the career exploration process. Learn from recent grads about how their networking has helped them progress in their careers.

Money Matters – Financial Life After College

Recorded March 11, 2020.
Webinar Length 60 minutes.

Overwhelmed by the stress of tuition, rent payments, phone bills, and job income? You are not alone. Join us for an honest talk about how to improve your financial wellness. Financial Life After College will provide insight on how to curb bad spending habits, how to use your credit to your advantage, and how to create a budget and savings plan that actually works!

Building Your Professional Online Brand

Recorded November 27, 2019.
Webinar Length 60 minutes.

LinkedIn is one of the most powerful social networking tools for professionals with more than 610 million members in over 200 countries and territories. Understand what your digital footprint says about you while learning the ins and outs of how to effectively use LinkedIn.

Dress for Success

Recorded November 6, 2019.
Webinar Length 60 minutes.

Learn how to Dress for Success during this one-hour webinar. Participants will learn how to recognize the different levels of professional dress and will discuss what is and is not appropriate in the workplace. Understand what your clothing choices say about you while learning tips and tricks for looking great on a budget.