Commanding officer Captain Christopher Earl and industrial engineering manager Tom Percy talk about the benefits they've experienced from hiring UVic co-op students at Fleet Maintenance Facility Cape Breton (Department of National Defence). To learn more about how our co-op students can contribute to your organization or business, visit uvic.ca/employers.

Recruit the best and brightest

UVic students can make an ideal addition to your workplace. They’re bright, highly motivated and trained in the newest theories and technologies.

UVic Co-operative Education Program and Career Services (Co-op and Career) is your resource for hiring UVic students and graduates—either as part of our acclaimed co-op program or independently through postings for full-or part-time positions, casual work, volunteer opportunities or tutoring.

Hiring co-op students

Co-operative education (co-op) is a learning strategy that lets students alternate their classroom studies with paid work experience in positions related to their fields of study. Co-op is a win-win: Students gain relevant work experience, while employers benefit from students' energy, fresh ideas, knowledge and skills.

You can hire co-op students with diverse skills and specialties who are seeking jobs in your industry.

cafceExceeding national standards: All UVic Co-op degree programs are accredited by the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE).

Career services, resources and events for employers and recruiters

Want to post a part-time, casual or summer job? Looking for the perfect candidate for a full-time position, volunteer opportunity or internship? Advertise your job posting for free and reach more than 19,000 UVic students and graduates.