There are multiple options for employers to reach out and recuit our students. If the following services and programs do not meet your requirements or needs, please contact us directly. We would be happy to work with you.
Post a JobThe Career Services team offers job services for employers, U of S students and alumni. You can post positions for free on their CareerLink system. Our department also has an internal forum where we can help spread the word about your job postings. Please contact our Outreach Coordinator with your posting if you would like us to advertise your position there.
Host an Information Session
Employers can engage with our students by holding information sessions throughout the year. These sessions allow employers to bring awareness about their companies and recruit students. Campus Career Services has both free and fee-based options for hosting an info session.
Showcase your company at the Computer Science Career Fair and encourage students to submit resumes and ask questions. This career fair takes place every January. Registration will be available in the fall on CareerLink. Companies are also encouraged to participate in campus-wide career fairs organized by the University of Saskatchewan for students from various disciplines.
Hire an InternThe Computer Science Professional Internship Program (CSPIP) allows undergraduate students to obtain 12 or 16 months of practical "on-the-job" experience with a sponsoring company prior to completing the final year of their undergraduate degree program.
Government FundingThe Government of Canada has established a number of programs that provide funding and other opportunities to potential employers. Its Youth Employment Strategy is designed to help young people, particularly those facing barriers to employment, get the information and gain the skills, work experience and abilities they need to make a successful transition into the labour market.
If you're unsure what type of expertise is particularly suited to your business needs, you may find value in a partnership with Mitacs. Mitacs helps companies identify their innovation needs and matches them with academic expertise, thereby fostering cutting edge research tied to commercial outcomes.