Currently Recruiting

These are projects for which we that we are currently recruiting clients. If you are interested please contact Métis Employment Services at 1-888-48-MÉTIS as soon as possible, as deadlines apply.

Project Assistant Program

Project Type: Skills Development
Start Dates: Sept 2, 2014 – Feb 15, 2015
Application Deadline: August 25, 2014
Description:

PROJECT ASSISTANT IN CONSTRUCTION, MANUFACTURING, FINANCIAL SERVICES, AND MORE
Seeking Métis Students for 18+ for an exciting training opportunity.
Gain the skills and knowledge required to effectively support project managers in their day-to-day operations. Learn professional office skills such as business office procedures, software applications and business communication. Develop specific skills in basic project management theory and software to assist project managers.
Successful participants will receive a Project Assistant Certificate with 3 LEAN introductory courses and Intercultural Foundations.

Human Resource Assistant

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: South AB
Start Dates: September 29, 2014 – March 27, 2015
Application Deadline: September 12, 2014
Description:

GIVE BACK IN YOUR CAREER WITH A JOB AS A HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT
Rupertsland Institute Métis Training to Employment is seeking Métis age 18+ with an interest in a career in Human Resources.
This program will provide you with the knowledge to become certified as a Human Resources assistant, gain workplace essential skills, and take part in a four week work experience placement.
Space is limited, so apply today!

Payroll Compliance Practitioner Program

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Red Deer, AB
Start Dates: September 11, 2014 – March 27, 2015
Application Deadline: September 5, 2014
Description:

EMPLOYERS ARE SEEKING PAYROLL PROFESSIONALS
This project will provide successful participants with the skills, knowledge, practical experience, and certification to seek employment as a Payroll Administrator.
Successful participants will build on the foundation of accounting principles, gain workplpace essential skills, take part in a coooperative work experience, and be certified as a Payroll Compliance Practitioner including a one-year membership to The Canadian Payroll Association.  You may qualify for income support during training.

NW Exploring Future Careers Camp

Project Type: Youth
Location: NW Alberta
Start Dates: August 17 – 22, 2014
Application Deadline: Only 3 Spots Remaining!!!
Description:

EXPERIENCE CAREERS IN HEALTH, SCIENCE, ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY
In this 5 day/night camp, youth will gain the opportunity to:
- Meet other youth.
- Receive information about education & training, academic requirements, financial aid, and campus life.
- Participate in industry tours.
- Obtain Food Safe certification.
- Meet Elders and Role Models from the community.
- Learn about Métis culture and traditions.
- Develop employability skills.
- Attend & participate in evening outdoor recreational activities.

Industrial Safety Ticket Training - Grande Cache

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Grande Cache, AB
Start Dates: September 8 – 19, 2014
Application Deadline: August 15, 2014
Description:

NEED SAFETY TICKETS TO OBTAIN EMPLOYMENT???
The Métis Industrial Safety Ticket training program is an upcoming spring project for Métis people who are in need of industrial safety tickets to gain employment.  This project will be delivered in partnership with Grande Prairie Regional College.
Are you Métis, living in the Grande Cache area with reading and writing skills at a Grade 10 level? Do you require safety tickets to help you gain employment that will lead to self-sufficiency?  Are you ready, willing, and able to enter into training?  Contact Métis Training to Employment Services today!

Alberta Health Services Summer Student Program

Project Type: Youth
Location: Calgary, Cold Lake, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, High Prairie, Medicine Hat and Slave Lake
Description:

HEALTH CARE POSITIONS FOR SUMMER STUDENTS
If you’re a Métis student returning to school in the fall, opportunities are available for you in the following areas: Calgary, Cold Lake, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, High Prairie, Medicine Hat and Slave Lake.
Contact your local Rupertsland Institute Métis Training to Employment Services office today for more information or to apply!

Employability Skills Training

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Edmonton, AB
Application Deadline: Ongoing Intakes
Description:

LEARN TO EARN WITH MÉTIS EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS TRAINING
Do you have trouble securing and maintaining long-term employment?  Do you have barriers that have been holding you back? Get the skills you need to secure and keep meaningful employment in today’s job market.
In this 24-week training program, presented by EmployAbilities, you will learn computer skills and will benefit from a 3 week job readiness program.
Ongoing Intakes – Apply Today!

Payroll Administrator Program

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Edmonton, AB
Start Dates: Sept 14 – Dec 12, 2014
Application Deadline: August 25, 2014
Description:

EMPLOYERS ARE SEEKING PAYROLL PROFESSIONALS
This project will provide successful participants with the skills, knowledge, practical experience, and certification to seek employment as a Payroll Administrator. You will learn how to process an organization’s annual payroll cycle, communicate payroll information to all stakeholders, and understand the accounting function as it relates to payroll.
Successful participants will be certified as a Payroll Compliance Practitioner including a one-year membership to The Canadian Payroll Association.  You may qualify for income support during training.

Trade Winds To Success

Project Type:
Start Dates: Ongoing Intakes
Description:

This 16 week Pre-Apprenticeship Program will provide the skills and knowledge to start a career in the trades.
- Boilermakers
- Carpenters
- Electricians
- Ironworkers
- Millwrights
- Plumbers
- Steam/
- Pipefitters
- Welders
- Insulators

Heavy Equipment Operator

Project Type: Skills Development
Application Deadline: Ongoing Intakes
Description:

ROCK YOUR WORLD AND BECOME A HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
Gain the training, experience and safety tickets to help you secure work as a heavy equipment operator.
This 9 week course will provide you with 205 hours of equipment training on 5 different pieces of equipment. Student Housing is available and Personal Protection Equipment and supplies are provided for each student.
Apply Today!

Training Includes:
- Equipment Training
- Excavator, Grader,
- Dozer, Loader,
- Articulated Rock Truck
- Safety Ticket Training:
- First Aid, Ground Disturbance PST, WHMIS, OSSA, H2s Alive

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