Welcome to BCITSA's 2022 Virtual Career Fairs

Whether you’re just starting your program, getting ready to graduate, or have finished your program, these industry-focused events provide opportunities to meet one-to-one with hiring managers and industry professionals.  Use this event to get to know local employers, find out what jobs they hire BCIT grads for, and gain industry insights on the hiring process and employer needs. Employers from diverse sectors will attend, so students from a variety of disciplines are encouraged to attend!

 

Attend our Prep Workshops, review our Resources Section, or book an appointment with a Career Specialist to develop your strategy and impress your future employers. You can also view some helpful Career Fair Tips & Resources to get the most out of a Career Fair.

 

        This is a free event open to all BCIT students and alumni.

Event Schedule

Employers are available for both 1-on-1 video chats and scheduled group employer spotlight sessions. Please register for the event to access employer booths, video chats, and spotlight sessions. You are not required to attend the entire event- drop in when you can!

 

Employer Spotlight Sessions will be hosted through one virtual booth (‘Employer Spotlight Booth’). A schedule will be listed closer to the event. Drop in throughout the fair to hear from employers.

 

You will be able to access 1-on-1 video chats on the day of the event by navigating to each employer’s virtual booth and joining the queue.

Quick Tips to Prepare

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Have a look at the list of employers and research your target companies.

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Determine your goals (which employers to talk to, what information to gather and job positions sought).

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Create or Review your personal pitch and how you want to introduce yourself.

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Prepare your questions for your target employers.

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Prepare your answers for the questions employers may ask you.

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Tailor resumes for specific positions being recruited for.

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Book an appointment with a Career Specialist to go over your career fair Strategy.

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Get familiar with what employers are expecting at the event and understand their perspective.

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Make sure you know what to do after the event.

PREP RESOURCES

Career Services can help you stand out and communicate your value to employers. Plan to impress employers by attending our Prep Workshops, review our Resources, or book an appointment with a Career Specialist to develop your strategy.

LIST OF EMPLOYERS

VIRTUAL NETWORKING TIPS


Personal Pitch – Starting the Conversation


Engaging in the Conversation


Closing Conversations