OKM Career Centre

On Tuesdays from 4-5 pm in March Boys and Girls Clubs of the Okanagan and Raise the Grade supported by RBC Future Launch will be hosting panels of community members to discuss their careers!


This opportunity is for youth 12-24 years old to learn about different job opportunities and the steps people have taken to achieve them.


Virtual Career & Post Secondary Education Event

To meet a recruiter and participate in a live presentation about the opportunities within

the companies below, PLEASE VISIT EVENTS.BLACKPRESS.CA AND REGISTER!

The virtual career and education event is an educational experience all on its own. Students can join from any device or web browser and interact with employers and representatives of educational institutes in live time. The students will have the opportunity to ask questions and discover what the company or institute has to offer.

UBC Engineering Physics

Engineering + Physics = Technology Innovation

Students, parents and teachers are welcome to join via Zoom on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, to learn about Engineering Physics.


Register here

Experience OC 2021

Okanagan College will be running a series of online, live lectures from February to June. These lectures will cover a wide array of subject and program areas and are designed to be interactive, informative and will allow time for questions at the end. These lectures will run from 6pm-7pm every Tuesday and Thursday evening, starting on February 23rd. Recordings of these sessions will also be posted on the EOC webpage in case a student cannot attend the live version.

Grade 10-12 students can gain 1-hour per session towards their 30-hr. Grad requirement by filling out a Reflection Sheet.

Click here to register

Click here for reflection sheet

Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Event

March 1 - March 5

Click here to register

UBCO Academic Dual Credit – Engineering

APSC 171 – Engineering Drawing & CAD/CAM

Zoom Info Session:

Hosted by Career Life Programs and UBCO Engineering department

Including Dr. Ray Taheri, professor for APSC 171

February 9, 2021

1:00pm

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://sd23.zoom.us/j/64626927791

Meeting ID: 646 2692 7791

2021 Timeline:

Application deadline: February 22nd, 2021

Inform successful & unsuccessful applicants by March 8th

Course begins September 2021 & ends December 2021


Feb. 10 and 11, 2021
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Visit www.codeanagan.com




Vancouver Film School

Online events in Animation and Digital Design:

VFS School of Animation Program Preview | REGISTER

When: Monday, Dec 14 @ 4 p.m. PST

Learn about…

- 3D Animation
- Modelling
- Visual Effects
- 2D Animation
- Concept Art

VFS Digital Design Industry Showcase | REGISTER (access code VFSONLINE)

When: Tuesday, Dec 15 @ 4 p.m. PST

Learn about…

- Motion Design
- Interactive Design (UX/UI)
- Graphic Design (Branding/Communications)

Canadian Coast Guard College - Virtual Presentations

Session dates:

December 5, 2020 @5:30 pm

January 12, 2021 @ 5:30 pm

January 28, 2021 @ 5:30 pm

February 9, 2021 @ 5:30 pm

Click here to register



UBC Engineering & SALA Open House

Saturday, November 7, 2020

RSVP: engineering.ubc.ca/openhouse


Tuesday, November 17, 2020

5:30PM - 8PM (Pacific Time)

RSVP: engineering.ok.ubc.ca/open-house



Register online click here





Okanagan College - Trades Talk Tuesdays

Get Trades info and answers in real time

Learn about Okanagan College trades programs and find out about admission requirements and employment outcomes during a series of virtual presentations offered every Tuesday this fall. Trades Talk Tuesdays are designed for people who are interested in learning more about trades training opportunities at the Kelowna, Vernon, Salmon Arm and Penticton campuses. During these live-streamed events on Zoom, different trades programs will be covered, giving you the tools to start your next career.

Gateway to Tech at OC - Grades 10-12

Limited space - stop by the Counselling Centre for more info.


For a video tour click here

Skate Patrol/Ticket Seller- Part-time

Sport & Event Services Department

Skate Patrol/Ticket Seller

The City of Kelowna is looking for part-time Skate Patrol and Ticket Seller staff to monitor public skating activities, ensure safety and COVID related regulations at City arenas. You have a courteous, friendly manner with the ability to use good public relations and communications skills along with a strong skating ability. A recognized first aid certificate is essential. The hourly rate is $15.95 per hour plus 14% in lieu of benefits, vacation and statutory holidays. Requirements are:

· First Aid Certificate

· Responsibility/Accountability

· Skating ability

Please note: This position will require a satisfactory Criminal Records Search

Join our City team and help us to achieve our vision of becoming a City of the future!

Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers by October 14th, 2020

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date are thanked for their interest.


Career Life Programs Team:

Jill Robinson - Career Life Programs Coordinator

jill.robinson@sd23.bc.ca

Michelle Zimmerman - Career Life Programs Manager

michelle.zimmerman@sd23.bc.ca