Category Archives: Internships and jobs

Interested in an Internship during Semester 2 or over summer?

Hear from current students and partners about their experience with the UC PACE Programme, and what it could mean for you.

Webinar: Internships: Through the lens of students and host organisations

Tuesday 19 May at 2pm
Register here

(Questions are encouraged throughout the webinar)

PACE could be for you if you are:

  • Looking to boost your CV with work experience
  • Wanting to focus on personal development
  • Interested in an internship

By participating in a PACE course you will work with businesses and other organisations.

Applications are now open for semester 2. You can apply here

If you have any questions, please email paceinternships@canterbury.ac.nz

2020 UC Careers STEM Employer Online Engagement Event – save the dates!

Following the recent New Zealand Government announcement and our commitment to public safety, UC Careers has decided to restructure STEM Careers Fairs into a virtual event.

We are now excited to be offering this event in an online format via Zoom on Wednesday 20 May and Thursday 21 May 2020. By utilising Zoom, we hope this will enable you to facilitate connections and provide you the opportunity to engage with employers!

A full schedule of presentations will be emailed out soon so keep an eye on your uclive emails. The following employers and postgraduate options are taking part:

Beca
Downer
EnergySkills
Engeo
New Zealand Defence Force, Engineering and Psychology
Northrop Consulting Engineers (Australia)
Summer of Tech
Todd Energy
Transpower NZ Ltd
WSP New Zealand Limited
Wyma Engineering
Xero

For postgraduate options:
Applied Data Science, School of Maths and Stats
Master of Engineering in Management (MEM)
Masters of Product Design and Masters of Product Innovation
UC Business School
Signal ICT Graduate School

Students in all years of study are welcome to attend, it’s never too early to find out what your industry looks for in its graduates, or to find out what internships, summer work or part time jobs are available.

See you online!

UC Careers are open online

A reminder that  we are open online for you  – online appointments, online interactive career development resources and guides, jobs and an online STEM Careers Event,  May 20.

Many students have accessed appointments and resources during this period; seeking assistance to clarify where they are heading with their studies, finding out how to explore job options, sharpen up applications and how to enhance their employability.

We have been getting  great feedback from them on services provided!

So please  book an appointment or email us with any questions, using your UC email address.

Live Chat

UC Careers is excited to introduce a new “Live Chat” feature – a great way to get questions answered or concerns addressed – Accessed online and available Tues 10am-12pm, Wed 2pm – 4pm, Thurs 10am – 12pm . Looking forward to seeing how this works for you.