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Career Services for Students

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Red Deer Polytechnic Career Services provides free employment and career support to RDP students. Students can receive support for resume and cover letter development, career planning, job searching, and interview preparation by booking a career assessment appointment, attending career workshops, or by accessing the resources below. 

Career Assessment Appointments

Career Assessment appointments are meant to provide students support in career planning, determining career direction, and career pathways associated with their program. Students have an option to book an in-person or online appointment with a Career Facilitator. Please note: all Career Services appointments are located in room 1204 and not the Student Connect Centre.

Booking Page

Red Deer Polytechnic Student Job Board

Check out our Student Employment Opportunities webpage to access job and volunteer postings submitted by a variety of employers and organizations. 

Looking for Employment at RDP? Click the link below. 

Upcoming Career Development Events:

          Calendar of Events - Check out the Career Services calendar to see all workshops and events being offered this year

          * Registration for Career Workshops can be done through the Calendar of Events 



What can I do with my credential? 

Business Administration, Financial Services

Anthropology, BA

Agricultural, BSc

Atmospheric, BSc

Biochemistry, BSc

Biological Sciences, BSc

Biomedical Engineering, BSc

Business Administration, Degree/Diploma

Carpentry, Apprenticeship

Chemistry, BSc

Commerce, Bachelor

Communications, BA

Early Learning and Child Care, Certificate/Diploma

Economics, BA

Education, Bachelor - Middle Years

Educational Assistant

Electrical Engineering Technology, Diploma

Electrician, Apprenticeship

English, BA

Environment and Conservation, BSc

Fine Arts, Bachelor

Forestry, BSc

General, BSc

Heavy Equipment Technician, Apprenticeship

History, BA

Kinesiology & Sports Studies, Bachelor

Legal Assistant, Diploma

Mechanical Engineering Technology, Diploma

Mathematics, BSc

Music, Diploma

Music Degree

Nursing, BSc

Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapy Assistant, Diploma

Philosophy, BA

Physics, BSc

Physiology, BSc

Plumber, Apprenticeship

Political Science, BA

Practical Nurse, Diploma

Psychology, BA

Social Work, Diploma/Degree

Sociology, BA

Film, Theatre and Live Entertainment, Bachelor of Applied Arts

Unit Clerk, Certificate

Visual Arts, Diploma

Welder, Apprenticeship

Career Services Contact Information:  

E: EmploymentServices [at] rdpolytech [dot] ca (subject: Career%20services%20for%20students)  
T: 403.342.3401 


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