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.

Power Line Technician

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Provincial Recruitment
Start Dates: October 12 – March 24, 2016
Application Deadline: October 1, 2015
Description:

REACH NEW HEIGHTS WITH A NEW CAREER
Gain the skills, knowledge, and hands-on experience that will prepare you for employment as a first year Power Line Technician or Power Systems Electrician Apprentice.
For more information, or to apply, contact:
Anita Neefs – Employment Counsellor
403-504-4056 – aneefs@rupertsland.org

Carpentry Pre-Employment Program

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Red Deer and Area
Start Dates: Oct 5 – Feb 25, 2016
Application Deadline: September 21, 2015
Description:

CARVE OUT A REWARDING CAREER AS A CARPENTER!
Get the skills, knowledge, and hands-on experience you need to challenge the AIT exam and pursue employment as a first year carpentry apprentice.
Join us for an information session at Red Deer College, August 20th from 1:00 - 2:00 PM. Have your questions answered in person by Rupertsland Institute Staff and get your application started!

Medical Office Administration

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Central Region
Application Deadline: September 4, 2015
Description:

PREPARE FOR A CAREER IN HELPING AND HEALING
Are you a Métis individual looking for the opportunity to start a career in the health services sector? If so, the Medical Office Administration Project, presented by Rupertsland Institute in partnership with NorQuest College, may be for you.
Get the knowledge, attitudes, computer training and office skills you need for a career as a medical office administrator.
Space is limited, so apply today!

Métis Emergency Services 2015

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Central Region
Start Dates: October 1 – November 20, 2015
Application Deadline: September 10, 2015
Description:

ARE YOU HERO MATERIAL?
Are you Métis 18 to 30 years of age?  Do you want to gain the skills, knowledge, and physical fitness to prepare you to apply for a career as a Professional Firefighter, Police Officer, or Emergency Medical Responder at most major departments in Alberta?
Apply today!

Class 1 Driver Training

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Central Region
Start Dates: Ongoing Intakes
Description:

PUT THE HAMMER DOWN AND CRUISE YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS AS A CLASS 1 TRUCK DRIVER
Métis clients will receive the following training:
- Log books
- In-truck training
- On-the-job training
- Standard First Aid
- TDG
- WHMIS
- Air brake endorsement
- Professional Driver’s Improvement course
- Pre-trip coupling/uncoupling
- Cargo securement and weights & dimensions

Clients maybe eligible to receive income support during training. Accommodations may be provided for those meeting the requirements.
Ongoing Intakes — Apply Today!

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!

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

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