Services

At Parkland Job Opportunity Centre we help job seekers living in the Parkland choose a career, write
a resume, look for work and more.

Career Exploration
The career exploration process helps people to explore their career interests. 
If you are unsure where you are heading in the future or what type of job you
want to pursue, this is the service for you.  In working with an Employment
Advisor, you can explore careers through various activities that will help you
to identify your skills, interests and abilities to find a job that matches you. 

Job Search
In today’s job market, there are more opportunities than just what you see in
the newspaper.  Come in and we can help you with your job search.  Learn how
to create a job search list, navigate the Internet for job postings and how to
approach employers who aren’t advertising.  Job search activities will assist you
to expand your job search.   

Resume Development
It is important to have a resume that reflects your skills and abilities.  Through
meeting one-on-one with an Employment Advisor, we can assist you to create
a customized resume. This is a great opportunity to create a resume that
reflects what you have to offer to an employer.  We also provide information on
what employers are looking for in a resume in our area. 

Interview Preparation
Given the competitive job market of today, “winging it in an interview” is not
good enough. Preparation is the key to a successful interview. Employment
Advisors can provide you with valuable insight and tools to assist you to
preparing for an interview. We offer tips on researching the position, identifying
job related strengths, handling potential trouble questions, role-playing and
mock interviews.  This service will help you have a successful interview and
increase your chances of getting the job you want.