Job Search

Job Banks

Information about Job Banks

Sites that offer job postings:


Getting the Job!


Social Insurance Numbers

The Social Insurance Number (SIN) is a nine-digit number that you need to work in Canada or to have access to government programs and benefits.

Resumes and Cover Letters

Remember ...you never get a second chance to make a first impression. Make it a good one.

Kinds of Resumes

There are a number of different resume formats that can be chosen. In choosing which format to use, you need to consider the strengths and weaknesses of each format and then choose the format that works best for you. Your strategy as to what to include and how to include can be critical to you getting an interview.

Links to Resumes

There are many excellent on-line links for information on creating resumes. However do not forget to check out excellent print resources at your library, school or local career centre. You may even want to sign up for a resume workshop or seek individual help from a resume writing professional.

Here are some of our top on-line picks:

Other good sites include:

Links to Cover Letters


Applications

Your resume impressed them and now you are on your way to an interview!
Online Application Forms or Resumé Builders
Work Application Do and Don'ts

Interviews

Your resume impressed them and now you are on your way to an interview!

Portfolio Development

Manitoba's Self-Management Career Portfolio Guide:

Manitoba's Using Your Career Portfolio Guide:

Alberta Site:


Labour Standards Resources

http://www.aeei.gov.sk.ca/

http://www.lrws.gov.sk.ca/

Rights and Responsibilities

Occupational Health and Safety

Tip Sheets

For more information:

Status of Women: http://www.socialservices.gov.sk.ca/swo/

Provincial government agency which provides leadership to government on policy direction affecting the status of women in Saskatchewan.

Labour Relations and Mediation: http://www.lrws.gov.sk.ca/labour-relations-mediation

The Labour Relations and Mediation division provides information, training, mediation and bargaining assistance to labour and management in unionized workplaces.

The Worker's Advocate: http://www.lrws.gov.sk.ca/office-workers-advocate

The Office of the Worker’s Advocate offers free help to workers having problems with their workers compensation claim.

Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission: www.shrc.gov.sk.ca

Promoting and protecting individual dignity and equal rights is the mandate of the Saskatchewan Human Right Commission through its job to discourage and eliminate discrimination.