Career Fair 2023, Oct 19th

📅 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.


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: 

C:\Users\shoskins\AppData\Local\Packages\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\Files\S0\1\Attachments\CAG Logo 2023[74023].png
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, us 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 

HMCS Cabot (no description provided) 

​​Canadian Armed Forces Primary Reserves 

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).​ 


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 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. 

C:\Users\shoskins\AppData\Local\Packages\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\Files\S0\1\Attachments\stingray vertical august 2023[70428].png
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. 


Description automatically generated 

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


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 for 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: 

● A support framework for entrepreneurs and startups; 

● Networks to help increase productivity and competitiveness;  

Image download failed.● Tools to encourage and foster innovation; 

● Export and international business development programming; 

● Training and professional development opportunities to build capacity; and 

● Leadership on policy and advocacy issues 

HR Project Partners 

HR Project Partners (HRPP) provides high-quality Human Resources Consulting and Recruitment services that assist 

C:\Users\shoskins\AppData\Local\Packages\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\Files\S0\1\Attachments\1158643_HR Project - Upgrade Logo_081821[74170].pngcompanies 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 

C:\Users\shoskins\AppData\Local\Packages\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\Files\S0\1\Attachments\OAWA NL Logo (1)[74190].pngproviding career services, employment supports, 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 

Seafarer Capital 

(information to follow) 

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. 

Tech NL 

​​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.