"Bridging" to a public service career
If you have completed a student work term in the Government of Canada, you might want to market yourself to managers at Industry Canada. Hiring former students is a fast, simple staffing option for managers.
Are you eligible?
Former college or university students employed under one of the following programs are eligible:
Candidates must have worked one term in any department.
Tips for promoting yourself
- Start building your professional network during your student work term. It will be useful during your job search.
- Contact previous managers to tell them you are available, and ask them if they are aware of openings in your line of work. Your managers can get details about bridging from their human resources advisor.
- Send your résumé, expressing your interest and letting managers know you are a candidate for bridging. A follow-up phone call is always a good idea too.
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