Career Fair 2023, Oct 19th

đź“… Date: October 19th, 2023 10 am – 4:30 PM
🏨 Location: Sheraton Hotel, St. John’s (115 Cavendish Square, St. John’s, NL)

🌟 Exciting News! Join Us at the Murphy Centre Career Fair 2023! 🌟

Are you ready to take the next step in your career journey? Mark your calendars because the Murphy Centre Career Fair is back and better than ever!

This is your opportunity to connect with top-notch employers, explore exciting career prospects, and network with professionals from various industries. Whether you’re a recent graduate or looking to make a career change, this event is tailored to help you succeed!

What can you expect?
✨ Meet representatives from leading companies
✨ Discover job openings and internships
✨ Attend informative workshops and seminars
✨ Receive career advice from experts
✨ Expand your professional network

Don’t miss out on this incredible chance to kickstart your career or elevate it to new heights. The Murphy Centre team is here to support you on your path to success.

Follow our event on Facebook and stay tuned for more updates on participating companies and event highlights in the coming weeks. Get ready to boost your career at the Murphy Centre Career Fair 2023!

Spread the word and tag a friend who shouldn’t miss this opportunity! Let’s make October 19th a day filled with endless career possibilities.


Exhibitors

Steele Hotels

Founded in 1970, Steele Hotels is an independent hotel operator based out of Newfoundland and Labrador Canada. With origins in Gander, NL the company has grown to include locations in St. John’s, NL, Corner Brook, NL, and Fredericton, NB.   

Steele Hotels includes: JAG Boutique Hotel – St. John’s, Capital Hotel – St. John’s, Albatross Hotel – Gander, Sinbad’s Hotel & Suites – Gander, Irving West Hotel – Gander, Glynmill Inn – Corner Brook, Fredericton Inn- Fredericton, NB. 

Capital Auto Group

For over three decades, Capital Auto Group has been a dynamic leader in the automotive industry in Newfoundland and Labrador. We offer a full collection of new vehicles, quality pre-owned vehicles, and a range of services after your purchase as well, such as autobody and glass repair!

With over 320 employees, Capital Auto Group is widely recognized for an uncompromising commitment to the highest standards of integrity and quality, product selection and service, and for making a positive contribution to the community in which we operate.

Capital Auto Group has under its division the wholly-owned subsidiaries of BMW/MINI St. John’s, Genesis St. John’s, Capital Hyundai, Capital Subaru, Capital Mitsubishi, Capital Auto Centre, Capital Collision Centre, Capital Auto Rental, Capital Auto Glass Distribution, Capital Glass Experts, Capital Wholesale, and UniglassPlus/Ziebart St. John’s

Freedom Foods 

Freedom Foods was established in 2011 with the acquisition of its first McDonald’s Franchise at 248 Torbay Road. Since that time, Freedom Foods has grown to include 12 traditional restaurants, three McDonald’s in Walmart locations, and an Oil Alliance location. With a passion for customer service and the development of a top-rated Quick Service Restaurant management team, Freedom Foods is considered a Leading Edge 

Operator by McDonald’s Canada. McDonald’s has always been committed to doing the right thing for our customers and employees. Our McDonald’s values and behaviors are the foundation for the relationships we foster.”

H & R Block 

​​We are Canada’s leading Income Tax preparation service and have been established in Canada since 1964. We offer a wide range of services such as personal income, business tax, corporate tax, U.S. tax, and bookkeeping services. We are looking to recruit new personnel every year. ​ 

Bayshore Home Health 

​​Bayshore HealthCare is one of the country’s leading providers of home and community healthcare services and is a Canadian-owned company. Bayshore HealthCare has been a recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies award since 2006 and is an Imagine Canada Caring Company, committed to the communities we serve. With over 100 locations across the country, including home care offices, pharmacies, and infusion clinics, Bayshore has more than 13,500 staff members and provides care to over 350,000 clients. We are dedicated to enhancing the quality of life, dignity, and independence of all Canadians, by providing customized care plans and solutions that allow clients to remain in the comfort of their own homes. ​ 

Provincial Homecare 

Provincial Homecare is actively hiring part-time and full-time Home Support Workers. We have both daytime, evening, and some overnight positions available.  

We are actively seeking individuals with a background in home care, long-term care, or private care. Our wage rate is $17.73 per hour, and we have openings on bus routes and for individuals who drive.  

Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland

​​Steeped in history and built on the site of the old Fort William at the base of Signal Hill, the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland blends elegance with the vibrant and colourful atmosphere of one of the oldest cities in North America. Our premier location overlooking St. John’s harbour is just minutes from area attractions, boutique shopping, and the legendary George Street entertainment district. Our 301 modern rooms and suites offer our guests a relaxing retreat whether traveling on business or pleasure. With over 18,000 sq ft of well-appointed function space, we can meet the needs of any event or conference. We are passionate professional hoteliers dedicated to the art of hospitality! Our team members are committed to providing exceptional personalized service to our guests; our dedication to the customer shows in everything we do. We put people first!   

Association of Early Childhood Educators NL  

AECENL is the professional organization for those with qualifications in early childhood education or working in child care or related fields. AECENL has been representing the issues of our members since 1989 when it was incorporated as a not-for-profit organization. AECENL has a service contract with the Department of Education to deliver certification and provide professional development for educators. ​Child Care Services Certification is just one of the requirements for individuals to work in regulated child care in NL 

Women in Resource Development Corporation

Created in 1997, the Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) is a provincial non-profit organization committed to increasing women’s participation in trades and technology. With private and public funding, WRDC offers a variety of programs and services to address the challenges surrounding the attraction, recruitment, retention, and advancement of women in these careers. Our charitable arm, the Educational Resource Centre (ERC), was created in 2002, to provide hands-on learning and career exploration opportunities for younger women and girls in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).​

YMCA NL

The YMCA has been part of life in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1854. We are a charity dedicated to strengthening the foundations of communities. We do this by nurturing the potential of children, teens, and young adults; promoting healthy living; and fostering social responsibility. Our focus on inclusiveness and accessibility means we serve people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities through all stages of life. Through YMCA financial assistance programs, the YMCA is accessible to all. Our charity’s core programs of Health, Fitness, and Aquatics; Child Care and Day Camp; and Employment, Enterprise, and Newcomer Services are offered at more than 20 locations in our communities with an additional 170 points of delivery throughout the province.  

​​Canadian Forces Recruiting Center Detachment St. John’s​ 

​​Canadian Forces Recruiting Center Detachment St. John’s is responsible for the recruitment of Regular Forces members to the Canadian Armed Forces.  We recruit for the Army Navy and the Airforce, and we have over 100 different trades and occupations actively seeking applicants.

Stingray 

Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, over 100 radio stations, SVOD content, 4K UHD television channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps. 

Stingray Radio supports the principles of Employment Equity and is committed to ensuring our workforce is representative of the communities we serve. Women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of racialized groups are encouraged to apply and to self-identify so we can work towards full representation of those groups within our company.   www.stingray.com 

Commissionaires

Commissionaires protect people, property, businesses, and information across Canada. 
Security, fingerprinting, pre-employment background screening services, and more! 

Econext 

econext is a not-for-profit association of businesses that accelerates clean growth in Newfoundland and Labrador. 

Newfoundland and Labrador is a province with immense clean growth potential. Its vast untapped clean energy resources provide substantial renewable energy, hydrogen, and clean fuels opportunities. It is an innovator in creating value from waste streams and is home to a world-leading cluster of expertise in the sensing, characterization, and monitoring of the environment. 

Its current strengths in its natural resource sectors, from offshore oil and gas to mining, are helping to pave the way for the energy transition. Econext works on behalf of over 200 members to foster environmentally sustainable economic development. To achieve this, econext focuses its activities and initiatives in six (6) areas by providing: 

â—Ź A support framework for entrepreneurs and startups; 

â—Ź Networks to help increase productivity and competitiveness;

GoodLife Fitness

At GoodLife Fitness our purpose is to give everyone in Canada the opportunity to live a fit and healthy GoodLife. Since 1979, our core values have been the foundation for everything we do. Our employees help our members find their own version of the Good Life by motivating, coaching, and celebrating them through their journey. It’s not about perfection. It’s about living your healthiest and happiest life.

HR Project Partners  

HR Project Partners (HRPP) provides high-quality Human Resources Consulting and Recruitment services that assist companies and projects in reaching their goals with respect to human resources and labour relations requirements. Some of these services include recruitment and retention strategy and support, provision of contract personnel, background checks, policy and procedures development, and HR consulting/retainer support. 

Office to Advance Women Apprentices

The Office provides ongoing support to tradeswomen seeking work or already employed in the skilled trades. This includes providing career services, employment support, and networking opportunities for tradeswomen. The Office to Advance Women Apprentices has partnerships with employers, trades unions, government, and training institutions to assist in accomplishing these goals.

Genoa Design

​​Genoa aspires to be an industry leader in leveraging a ship’s 3D construction model and data into immense value across its entire lifecycle. We call this “unlocking the value of the digital ship”. We are committed to extracting that value for our customers by creating the data supply chain and digital thread, from the design phase through to decommissioning. Genoa has been an innovator in providing production design services to shipbuilding and ocean industries since 1995. Today we are one of the most sought-after firms in North America with extensive design and production experience with Navy and Coast Guard programs in Canada and the US.​

techNL

​​techNL is a not-for-profit industry association representing the province’s technology and innovation sector for over 30 years. Providing a strong voice for the sector, techNL works closely with industry and government partners to help shape policy and advocate for those issues that matter most to members. We embrace the opportunity to work with like-minded organizations towards shared goals. Our programming is focused on talent development, growth and scale-up, and advancing opportunities in priority sectors where we:​ 

  • Offer programs 
  • Actively work  
  • Lead the growth  
  • Co-lead 
  • Meet regularly 
  • Provide regular networking events 

​​T.H.E. Creative Learning Programs​ 

The goal of T.H.E. Creative Learning Programs is to establish academic and engaging programs that support not only the student but also the family. 

Through our approach, we aim to support the student on their journey through the school system by offering both homework and tutoring support. Additionally, we offer a variety of enrichment programs that encourage students to explore new and fun ways to broaden their horizons. This includes a focus on the arts, sciences, and overall physical activity including our outdoor wellness program.

Department of Fisheries and Oceans

Fisheries and Oceans Canada is the federal lead for managing Canada’s fisheries, oceans, and freshwater resources and safeguarding its waters. In carrying out Fisheries and Oceans’ mandate, employees are engaged in diverse and challenging tasks and activities throughout the region. Working from offices, field camps, ships, and helicopters, their roles are numerous and range from patrol and research officers and crew to community liaison officers, enforcement officers, scientists of all disciplines, economists, human resources advisors, policy analysts, and advisors.

Hospitality Newfoundland & Labrador

Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador is a non-profit membership association that leads, supports, represents, and enhances the province’s tourism industry. Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador has been the voice of the provincial tourism industry since the association was founded in 1983.

K&D Pratt

K&D Pratt is a locally owned and operated Life Safety company in NL, we have 14 locations across Canada. In addition to our Canadian locations, we also have an office in Guyana. We sell, service, install, and inspect life safety equipment.

Integrated Staffing

Integrated Staffing specializes in industrial, technical, and professional temporary labour as well as permanent and executive placement solutions. Headquartered in Halifax, NS with branches in St. John’s, NL, Moncton, and Saint John, NB as well as Charlottetown, PEI, our mission is to provide recruitment solutions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. When you need recruitment support, Integrated Staffing has the solutions. We provide a reliable and easy-to-use service to all our partners across Atlantic Canada and we are a trusted resource for job seekers.

Government of Newfoundland and Labrador – Public Service Commission

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador’s career paths are as vast and diverse as our people and landscapes. The work of the public service makes a difference and impacts the people of our province daily. Employment Opportunities can be found here – www.hiring.gov.nl.ca .

PAL Airlines

Our roots in the aviation industry were planted over 40 years ago in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. What started as a renowned Atlantic Canadian flight school has grown into one of the largest independent airlines operating in Eastern Canada. Our core services include scheduled flights, air charter, and air cargo services. Over the years PAL Airlines has earned a solid reputation for safety and service and has received globally recognized awards for reliability. It’s the promise of safety, service, and reliability to our customers that makes us who we are and ensures that flying with PAL Airlines is a travel experience you won’t soon forget. Our employees consistently go above and beyond to ensure flying with us is something you’ll want to do again and again. Come join our team and discover what makes traveling with us so special.

Marie’s Mini Mart

Marie’s Mini Mart is a local family-run business started in September of 1979, with the opening of their first location on Topsail Road.  In its second generation of ownership, there are currently 24 locations opened in the St. John’s, Mount Pearl, Goulds, Paradise, and CBS areas. 
Marie’s opened a bakery in 1984 producing many homemade baked goods. They are well known for their 3 Bun Homemade White Bread and Apple Flips both made fresh daily. In 2009 the company opened up their new bakery location on the corner of Frecker Drive and Blackmarsh Road. They have 3 refrigerated delivery trucks that bring fresh bread, assorted cookies, and deli products 7 days a week to all Marie’s locations.

TradesNL

Trades NL: Building Trades of Newfoundland and Labrador is an umbrella labour organization that promotes and coordinates the interests of 14 building and construction trades unions and their international affiliates operating in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Trades NL, through its affiliates, represents thousands of Newfoundlanders and Labradoreans working to build prosperity in their province.

NL Health Services

Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services provides quality health care to all residents of the province. The transition to one health authority will bring us closer to realizing the vision put forward by Health Accord NL to reshape our health-care system. NL Health Services employs over 21,000 professionals across the province in five geographical zones. We are looking for compassionate professionals to come join us in helping provide health services and quality care in our communities.

Vision33

Vision33 helps growing companies deliver on the promise of technology through automation, integration, and enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions like SAP Business One, SAP Business ByDesign, and Sage Intacct. Vision33 has the people, processes, and technology to help businesses solve everyday challenges and seize new opportunities for growth and transformation. With Vision33-developed solutions such as iDocuments and The Saltbox Platform, Vision33 also helps businesses leverage the best transformative technology for their digital transformation journeys.

Fonmed

Fonemed is an NL based telehealth and technology company. We operate internationally providing health care and technology solutions to clients and patients globally

Department of Immigration, Population Growth and Skills – Apprenticeship and Trades Certification Division

The Apprenticeship and Trades Certification Division (ATCD) is responsible for apprenticeship training and certification programs in Newfoundland and Labrador for individuals pursuing a career in a skilled trade.

BAC Masonry College

BAC Masonry College, located in Conception Bay South, NL, offers Entry-Level Bricklaying and Entry-Level Concrete Finishing programs

Vanstone Scott College

Based in St. John’s, Vanstone Scott College is the only Medical/Oncology Aesthetics program in Atlantic Canada.  Vanstone Scott College is a government-registered College and has been open since 2019. The Medical/Oncology Aesthetics program is a 62-week (1,840 hours) program where the student will learn fundamental aesthetics such as manicures, pedicures, waxing, facials, and makeup along with advanced aesthetics such as laser HR, IPL, laser tattoo removal, microneedling, microdermabrasion, cryotherapy, body contouring, chemical peels, advanced facials, using the most cutting-edge machines available.  Our students have found employment in such clinics as Bense Medi Spa, Landell’s Medi Clinic, Dr. Shane Seal, Dr. Jospeh Coffey, Refyne Medi Spa, among others.  Intake for this program is in September and January.  

Tiffany Village Retirement Residence Partnership

From our gloriously bright and spacious living options to our active and vibrant social scenes to our unmatched standard of care, and our wealth of features and amenities, Tiffany Village and Kenny’s Pond offers the best that retirement and assisted living has to offer and as your needs evolve, we’re right here with you; we truly believe that extra care should never compromise independence. It’s all a part of our mission of helping you love where you live.

Inclusion Canada Newfoundland and Labrador

Inclusion Canada Newfoundland and Labrador is a non-profit organization that works with and on behalf of persons with intellectual disabilities in Newfoundland and Labrador. We are committed to creating awareness among the people of Newfoundland and Labrador about the importance of the initiatives of Inclusion Canada Newfoundland and Labrador to the lives of the 15,000 individuals with intellectual disabilities as well as their families and communities.

Tristar Mechanical

Tristar Mechanical Ltd. started out in 1985 as a small plumbing company and has grown to become a full-service Mechanical and Electrical Contractor, bondable & fully insured. Proudly servicing Newfoundland & Labrador, our head office is currently located in Galway Business Centre, St. John’s. Our office staff consists of Project Managers, Estimators, Engineering Technicians, Safety Coordinator, and a dedicated support staff. We are a mechanical and electrical contractor registered and licensed to practice within the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Skills Canada Newfoundland and Labrador

Skills Canada Newfoundland and Labrador is a non-profit organization that encourages youth to explore the growing opportunities in skilled trades and technology careers by offering an immersive approach to learning.

B & B Line Construction Limited

B&B Line Construction is a locally owned telecommunications subcontracting company in business since 1995. We are the provincial subcontractor for Bell and Rogers Telecommunications and also do telecom construction work for both Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland Hydro.

Chartered Professionals in Human Resources NL (CPHR NL)

Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Newfoundland and Labrador (CPHR NL) is committed to supporting and advancing successful people practices. In addition to offering guidance and support to the membership, the association promotes professional development and networking. It encourages leadership development and provides a forum in which to exchange experiences and information. At CPHR NL, being a member means professionalism and a commitment to your profession. CPHR NL provides opportunities to introduce yourself to hundreds of peers by networking at lively social events; continue your education by attending the numerous professional development workshops, seminars, and meetings; keep yourself updated by staying informed on what’s happening in the industry; and, support yourself and others in meeting the challenges of today’s work environment by increasing your personal and professional competence and knowledge.

Eastern Academy

We are a nationally recognized career college that has been training graduates from across Canada and abroad for over 30 years in the fields of healthcare, business, supply chain, and information technology. 

techKNOW tutors

techKNOW Tutors provides free digital literacy training to individuals and organizations throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. Our goal is to make technology more accessible in people’s daily lives. Our curriculum covers a wide range of topics and we offer group training sessions as well as one-on-one support. 

College of the North Atlantic

College of the North Atlantic (CNA) is Newfoundland and Labrador’s (NL) public college – one of the largest post-secondary educational and skills training centres in Atlantic Canada, with a history dating back more than 55 years. College of the North Atlantic has 17 campus locations, throughout Newfoundland and Labrador and offers full and part-time offerings for approximately 7,000 students each year.

We offer an impressive world-class, nationally accredited range of programming that meets the highest demands of industry; transferability opportunities that promote continuing education at home and abroad; research and development leadership in community and regional innovation; and precedent-setting international partnerships.

Employment Options

Employment OPTIONS is a team of career planning professionals in Newfoundland and Labrador who support job seekers and employers to reach their employment goals. Our services include: Career planning services for eligible individuals; Access to skills development funding for eligible individuals; Access to self-employment benefits for eligible individuals; Job search assistance; Resume writing and interview preparation; Resource centre equipped with career resources, job boards and the latest technology

Chancellor Park

Chancellor Park is more than a place to live or work. We are a community of people and friendships whose focus is on living life to the fullest in an environment where residents want to live, and a place where staff enjoy coming to work each day.

NL Power

At Newfoundland Power, we’re passionate about delivering safe, reliable, and affordable electricity. Our roots in Newfoundland and Labrador go back over 135 years. Today, we’re part of Fortis Inc., a leader in the regulated gas and electric utility industry in North America. We are proud to employ over 600 talented people who are among the best in the industry. We are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace that reflects the communities we serve. Everything we do is guided by our core values: People, Safety, Service, Respect, Teamwork and Innovation. Through strategic investment, innovation and thinking differently, we are building a resilient electricity system and have made sustainability a priority by making responsible decisions today for the benefit of generations to come. We believe in going above and beyond to serve our customers and giving back to the place we call home is a longstanding tradition held by our employees.