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2014 Newnham Campus Winter Career Fair

Thursday, February 6 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Great Hall (Room A1531 A&B)

Participating Employers

Alston Associates Inc. logo.Alston Associates Inc.

Alston Associates Inc. is a multi-disciplinary company that provides consulting geotechnical engineering, field and laboratory materials testing and construction inspection services throughout Ontario. Its parent company, Terrapex Environmental Ltd, is a dynamic and fully integrated engineering and geosciences company providing specialized environmental consulting services. Offices are located in Toronto, Burlington and Ottawa.

Available career opportunities: Geotechnical Technician/Technologist (full time/permanent); Environmental Technician/Technologist (full time/permanent)

Programs most likely to hire from: Civil Engineering Technician; Civil Engineering Technology; Environmental Technician; Environmental Technician – Sampling and Monitoring; Environmental Technology

Appraisal Institute of Canada - Ontario logo.Appraisal Institute of Canada - Ontario

AIC-ON: PROUDLY SERVING APPRAISAL PROFESSIONALS WITHIN ONTARIO The Appraisal Institute of Canada – ON (AIC – ON) is the provincial association of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) within Ontario. Established in 1960, AIC-ON represent approximately 1800 members and delivers AIC’s member programs and services within the region.

AIC Designated Members are highly qualified, respected professionals who undertake comprehensive curriculum, experience and examination requirements. They are committed to ongoing continuing professional development to maintain the highest level of competency within an evolving marketplace. Our members provide unbiased appraisal, appraisal review and appraisal consulting services on all types of properties within their areas of competence.

Available career opportunities:

Aquaflow Technology Inc.

Blacktorn Group Logo.Blackthorn Group

As CEO of Blackthorn Group, Craig’s passion is to help other’s find financial success by becoming masters of their own money management. Craig excels in running a successful and rapidly expanding bookkeeping firm, managing millions of dollars in investor money and directing multiple real estate portfolios. Craig has shifted his focus to helping clients learn for themselves how to build wealth by managing, growing and protecting their own investments.

Available career opportunities: Bookkeeper; Sales

Programs most likely to hire from: Accounting; General Business; Sales & Marketing; Office Administration

Blinds To Go

Blinds To Go® is the leading manufacturer and retailer of custom window blinds and shades in North America. We have redefined the window decorating industry with our direct-to-consumer business model and our legendary “red-carpet” customer service.

Available career opportunities: full-time: Management Trainee; Recruiting Trainee

BMO Financial Group logo.BMO Financial Group

We help our customers make money make sense by delivering the broadest range of financial services through a single point of contact. Our financial service professionals provide access to any services our customers require across the entire enterprise. We know that as a student or recent graduate you have a lot to offer. Whether you’re looking for summer work to support your education or that first job to launch your career, you’re ready to put your education to work with hands-on experience in a company that recognizes your potential and values your contribution.

Drop by our booth and introduce yourself to us today.

Available career opportunities: Customer Service Representative; Financial Services Manager; Customer Contact Agent

Programs most likely to hire from: Business

BrokerLink Logo.BrokerLink

Established in 1991, the BrokerLink companies, which include Canada Brokerlink Inc., Canada Brokerlink (Ontario) Inc. and Canada Brokerlink Financial Inc., together constitute one of the largest Canadian property and casualty insurance brokerage operations with over 60 offices supported by more than 750 employees across Ontario and Alberta. The BrokerLink companies are subsidiaries of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC).

Our commitment to our employees is to offer workplace benefits that set the standard for them and their families. Along with a professional and fulfilling work environment, we provide competitive compensation, comprehensive benefit programs and a commitment to ongoing professional development.

Available career opportunities: Insurance Advisor, Personal Insurance; Insurance Advisor, Customer Contact Centre; Account Manager, Commercial Insurance

Programs most likely to hire from: Business; Business - Insurance

Brookfield Johnson Logo.

Brookfield Johnson Controls

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or a recent graduate, at Brookfield Johnson Controls you’ll be working with the Canadian leader in the delivery of management services for our clients’ real estate portfolios. Combined with our related companies, we have over 40 years of experience and manage in excess of 1.5 billion square feet of space worldwide. With more than 75 locations across Canada, our team of over 1,600 skilled professionals leads the industry.

A career with Brookfield Johnson Controls is one that leads the real estate management services industry, inspires change for a more sustainable future, makes a difference in our communities, and drives innovation through best practices and technology. Brookfield Johnson Controls employees pride themselves as being part of Canada’s “Green 30” companies since 2010.

Available career opportunities: Process Improvement Coordinator; Bilingual Customer Service Representative-CSR; Facilities Services Coordinator - Markham/Toronto/Kamloop (12957); Bilingual Facilities Services Coordinator - Markham/Toronto/Kamloops (12954)

Programs most likely to hire from: Business – All

Canada's Wonderland

Certified General Accountants of Ontario

Certified Management Accountants logo.Certified Management Accountants

CMA Ontario, in collaboration with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, will begin offering the CPA Prerequisite Education Program (CPA PREP). The CPA designation has grown out of the belief that Canada needs a single, unified accounting profession. More information about the CPA designation in Canada can be found at or

Chubb Edwards

Cole Engineering GroupCole Engineering Group

These are exciting times for Cole Engineering Group Ltd., boasting a momentum and an energy that clearly differentiates us. We are an established company with a new vision in consulting services in Environmental Sciences and Engineering led by top industry leaders. We have grown to over 260 multi-disciplinary professional and technical staff supported by corporate administration and information technological services.

Cole Engineering Group respects and celebrates the excellence of its staff and is proud of having been ranked as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada and the Best Employers in the GTA, by Queen’s Centre for Business Venturing, Hewitt Associates, and the Globe and Mail. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a first class working environment and highly competitive compensation packages including performance bonus opportunities.

Programs most likely to hire from: Engineering

College of Early Childhood Educators Logo.College of Early Childhood Educators

The College of Early Childhood Educators (the College) is a professional self-regulatory body for early childhood educators formed to protect the public interest and focused on quality and standards in the practice of early childhood education. It is the first self-regulatory college for early childhood educators in Canada.

Available career opportunities: RECE’s in Ontario

Desjardins Financial Security

Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network is part of Desjardins Group - the largest cooperative financial group in Canada and the sixth largest financial institution in the country. We are a Canadian leader in the financial services industry with a dynamic coast-to-coast network, comprised of 56 financial centres and more than 1,000 associate partners. We are a full service financial services provider with access to multiple insurers and investment fund products. Our track record is based on the quality of support and services we deliver to our associates and to their network of clients.

Available career opportunities: Financial Advisor

Programs most likely to hire from: Business – Financial Services

Enterprise Holdings logo.Enterprise Holdings

Evertz Microsystems Logo.Evertz Microsystems Ltd.

Evertz, a growing high-technology company, headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of broadcast, film production and post production equipment for the film and television broadcast industry. Evertz is a TSX listed company with over 1,200 employees, and growing.

Our employment philosophy is simple. Hire extremely talented people, give them opportunities to make a positive impact and nurture their need for challenge and growth.

Available Career Opportunities: Test Technologist; Failure Analysis Technician; Failure Analysis – Flying Probe Group; Network Technician; Production Engineer; Field Support Engineer; Inside Technical Sales Representative

Programs most likely hire from:
• Computer Engineering Technology (Optional Co–op)
• Electronics Engineering Technician – Broadband Cable
• Electronics Engineering Technician – Communications
• Electronics Engineering Technician – Computers
• Electronics Engineering Technology – Communications (Optional Co–op)
• Electronics Engineering Technology – Control Systems (Optional Co–op)

Federal Security Agency

Golder Logo. Golder Associaties Ltd.

Regularly ranked as one of the best companies to work for.

As a global, employee-owned organization with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 180 offices worldwide, our over 8000 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

For more information, visit

Available Career Opportunities: Available positions change on a regular basis. We ask that interested applicants keep an eye on our web site and apply for positions as they become available.

Programs most likely hire from: Civil Engineering Technician; Civil Engineering Technology; Environmental Engineering Technician; Environmental Engineering Technology; Mechanical Engineering Technology

Hatch Ltd.

Hill Logo.Hill/Ahern Fire Protection

Hill/Ahern Fire Protection is a jointly owned partnership between Hill Mechanical Group and Ahern Fire Protection that provides fire protection services to the greater Chicago area. The collaboration of both entities offers customers more than 200 years of combined industry experience, with Ahern being founded in 1880 and Hill forming in 1936. This longevity uniquely positions the Company to deliver sound estimates, offer expert advice, maintain cutting-edge technology, and employ quality personnel, while paying close attention to each customer’s individual needs.

Experience unmatched fire protection expertise from a unified, trusted provider, while enjoying the benefits of single-source contracting, in-house fabrication, and BIM design.

Available Career OpportunitiesFire Sprinkler Designer

Programs most likely hire from: Fire Protection Engineering Technician/Technology

Honey Well Logo.Honeywell

Homestead Holdings Logo.Homestead Holdings

Founded in Kingston in 1954, Homestead Land Holdings Limited has grown to become one of Canada’s largest and most respected landlords. The founding principles of the company are still in place today, which are to provide residents with affordable, secure housing with a standard of care in which we would treat our own family members. Whether you are looking for a place to build your career or a place to call home, look no further than Homestead Land Holdings Limited, and come grow with us.

Available Career Opportunities: Life Safety Specialist – Hamilton and surrounding area

Insurance Institute of Canada - Career Connections

Investors Group Logo.Investors Group

Investors Group is one of Canada’s largest wealth management companies, with more than 4,600 skilled professionals in over 100 offices across Canada. Investors group continues to be a national leader in delivering personalized financial solutions to more than one million Canadians, with mutual fund assets under management of approximately 50 billion. It is also one of the largest distributors of insurance products through our sister company The Great West Life Assurance Company and other national and international insurers and among Canadian’s top mortgage administrators.

Available career opportunities: Financial Consultants (full-time opportunities)

Jean Machine

Kognitive Marketing

Kubra logo.Kubra

KUBRA develops and markets Customer Communication Management (CCM) solutions with a portfolio that includes business process outsourcing, information software, and professional services. KUBRA’s integrated solutions enable companies to compose, deliver, manage and process complex, high-volume, personalized information assets for maximizing the customer relationship management potential of each and every customer contact.

We are one of North America’s fastest growing technology companies looking to enhance our organization with inspired and innovative individuals that can take KUBRA to the next level. We are a fun, flexible and team-oriented company that loves to celebrate all of our successes with our VIPs – Our People.

Available Career Opportunities: Programmer / Analyst; Technical Client Support Analyst; Application Support Analyst

Programs most likely hire from: Computer Programmer; Computer Engineering Technology

Herjavec Group Inc.

Herjavec Group Inc.

Founded 10 years ago by Canadian entrepreneur Robert Herjavec – The Herjavec Group (THG) is a systems integrator specializing in security, storage and networking, supported by Canada's largest group of certified security engineers. THG maintains its leadership position across a wide range of functions, including secure content and data management solutions, Email Security, WAN acceleration, intrusion prevention technologies, SIEM solutions, risk management and fully-managed network security systems. THG finished 2012 with sales of $118 million – placing it on the prestigious Profit 200 Ranking of Canada’s Fastest growing companies for the 5th year in a row, and earning the #1 ranking as the Top Security Company in Canada on the 2012 Edition of The Branham300.

Available career opportunities: Project Coordinator; Tier-I Security Analyst; Tier-II Security Analyst

Programs most likely to hire from: Accounting; Bachelor of Commerce – Business Management Degree;  Bachelor of Technology – Informatics and Security; Computer Engineering Technology; Computer Networking and Technical Support;  Computer Systems Technology;  Corporate Communications;  Project Management – Information Technology

Municipal Property Assessment Corporation  logo.Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC)

We are the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation – a not-for-profit, public sector corporation who proudly serves Ontario property taxpayers.
Our employees inspect and review properties to collect and update assessment information for our database, provide information to taxpayers, and make adjustments to values as required. MPAC also provides municipalities and local taxing authorities with a range of services including the preparation of annual assessment rolls used to calculate property taxes.

We recognize that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it. That’s why we are committed to excellent customer service. We pride ourselves in being a world recognized leader in the field of property assessment and are committed to providing outstanding service to the property taxpayers of Ontario as well as provincial and municipal stakeholders.

Programs most likely hire from: RPA; IT; HR


OACETT is a member based association of 25,000 engineering technicians and technologists. OACETT awards professional designation in 15 engineering technology and applied science disciplines. Membership and certification opens doors and create opportunities for a successful transition from college to industry through recognition as a professional at the industry standard, career advancement, earning potential, networking and professional development.

Available Career Opportunities: Opportunity to become a Certified Technician (C. Tech.) or Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.)

Programs most likely to hire from: All engineering technology and applied science programs

OPP logo.Ontario Provincial Police - Uniform Recruitment

Onyx logo.Onyx Fire Protection

R. J. Burnside & Associates Ltd.

R.J. Burnside is a progressive, multi-discipline company with a team of over 320 motivated and ambitious professional engineers, scientists, technicians, and specialized support staff.  We have been providing our clients with a comprehensive range of skills for over 40 years from Canadian and international office locations.  We are currently looking to fulfil multiple positions within our land development discipline (residential and/or commercial) within our Pickering, Mississauga, Barrie, and Winnipeg offices.

Available Career Opportunities: Land Development Engineering Assistant/Technologist, Site Plan Designer, CAD Operator/Designer

Programs most likely to hire from: Civil Engineering Technology, Civil Engineering Technician

Ripple Effect Marketing

Rogers Communications Logo.Rogers Communications

Rogers is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. We are Canada’s largest provider of wireless voice and data communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable television, high speed internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, sports entertainment, magazines and trade publications, and digital media.

Available Career Opportunities: Customer Service and Sales Representative (multiple GTA sites); Consumer Inside Sales Representative (Brampton, ON); Customer Service Representatives (Retail) (Multiple GTA sites); Assistant and Store Managers (Retail) (Multiple GTA sites)

Programs most likely to hire from: Call Centre Operations; Sales professional courses; Business Admin; Retail/sales courses 

Royal Canadian Mounted Police logoRoyal Canadian Mounted Police

We are Canada’s federal police force, providing services from coast-to-coast at the federal, provincial and municipal level.
There is no other police force in Canada that provides the levels of services and variety offered by the RCMP. With over 150 specializations a career with the RCMP is full of opportunity for continued learning and growth.
The RCMP offers a career like no other. If you want to make a difference in your community and your country, explore what we have to offer and discover a career that is nowhere near ordinary!

Available Career Opportunities: Police Officer



Sentient log.Sentient HR Services

  • Our philosophy is that educators make a positive and lasting difference in the lives of children.
  • We exist to support childcare centers, schools and educators in Human Resources related needs.
  • We provide value to our clients and grow our services.
  • We are professional in our services.
  • We will foster growth to help develop people, support our clients and grow our services.

Available Career Opportunities: ECE Supply Staff & ECA Supply Staff
Co-op or Full-Time/Permanent Opportunities

The Staffing Exchange

Student times is dedicated to youth and young adults pursuing an academic career. Our mission is to provide students with a national resource, equipped with all the information required to assist them in their endeavors. Whether it’s selecting a post-secondary institution, looking for local entertainment or exploring available scholarships, we have the answers.

Available Career Opportunities: Journalist (PART TIME); Marketing representative (PART TIME);Sales & Marketing Manager (FULL TIME)

Programs most likely to hire from: Communications and Public Administration; Business

Sunlife logo.Sun Life Financial

Having been a part of the Canadian landscape for over 145 years, Sun Life Financial is among the best known financial brands in Canada and has built a strong relationship with millions of Canadians.

Within Canada, more than six million Canadians already rely on us for help to reach their financial goals through our group benefits, pension and individual businesses. And that number continues to grow with the help of our energetic Career Sales Force!

Available career opportunities: Financial Advisor; Advisor Assistant

Programs most likely to hire from: Business - Insurance; Bachelor of Commerce

T and T Supermarket Inc. logo.T&T Supermarket Inc.

Established in 1993 with Head Office located in Richmond B.C., T&T Supermarket Inc. is a unique place to work for, bringing dynamic people with diverse backgrounds, experience, and talent together. Our mission is to enrich the lifestyle of our customers by bringing Asian-Canadian families fresh foods that they love, and introducing to mainstream Canadian families the diversity of Asian food culture at stores that offer exceptional convenience, service, and value. We invite high calibre professional to fill the following vacancy in our Eastern Regional Office located in Scarborough.

Bakery Supervisor Trainee; Meat Supervisor Trainee; Administrative Assistant; IT Technical Business Analyst; Food Safety & Quality Assurance Specialist; Secruity Supervisor; Secruity Guard; Store Assistant

Total Fire Protection Inc.

Total Fire Protection is a well established and leading full service fire protection company providing innovative solutions to our customer’s fire life safety needs. We are on the cutting edge of available technology which provides us with a distinct advantage in serving our customers. We have and continue to hold our customer’s life safety paramount in installing, maintaining and servicing their fire life safety systems. Total Fire Protection is a privately owned company with more than 25 years of experience serving our customers. We are “ordinary people providing extraordinary service” to our customer base. We offer competitive wages, compensation package, benefits and opportunity to grow and advance within our team.

Available career opportunities: Fire Alarm Technician

Program most likely to hire from: Science & Engineer Technology - Fire Protection

Viking Fire Protection Inc.

Xerox logo.


With sales of $22 billion, XEROX is the world’s leading enterprise for business process and document management. You know us well for our leadership in document technology and services that include printers, multifunction devices, production publishing systems, managed print services and related software. We continue to build on this heritage of innovation today.

Wawanesa logo.The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company

Established in 1896, The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company is a Canadian-owned leader in the insurance industry, conducting business throughout Canada, California, and Oregon.

Wawanesa provides its employees with an environment conducive to achieving their goals for personal performance and career development. Our employees are provided with highly competitive compensation packages (salaries, profit sharing, benefits and a defined benefit pension plan). The benefit package is comprehensive and far ranging. Wawanesa provides a stable and rewarding environment for its employees in today’s challenging markets.

Available career opportunities: Claims Assistant; Accident Benefits Assistant; Human Resources Coordinator; Commercial Lines Underwriter

Program most likely to hire from: Business; Communications and Public Administration; Community Services; Health Sciences; Hospitality and Tourism; Law and Public Safety; Recreation and Wellness

Zodiac logo.Zodiac Day Camp / Camp Tamarack

Zodiac Day Camp is a private, co-ed day camp located near Bathurst/Eglinton. Campers aged 2.5 – 12.5 enjoy activities including: Cooking, Cheerleading, Circus, Sports, Creatures, Creativity, Dance, Fashion Arts, Gymnastics, Horseback Riding, Magic, Performing Arts, Science, Rocketry, Swimming, Tennis, Waterskiing, Snowboarding…plus more! Our partner, Camp Tamarack, a co-ed overnight camp for campers aged 7-16 on a beautiful private lake in Muskoka. Seeking caring, enthusiastic, and kid-friendly counselors, swim instructors and specialists.

Muskoka Canada Camp.

Available career opportunities: Counsellors; Swim Instructors; Specialists

Program most likely to hire from: all