How will Can-Tech help me find a job?

A Can-Tech representative will prescreen your resume and speak to you to find out what you are looking for and what skills you have to offer.  Then we will review our list of potential employers and find the right match for you.

What are the advantages of contract work?

You will be in control of your own time and you can build-up your experience working in different positions and industries, making you a versatile, sought-after candidate.

What are the benefits of looking for permanent employment?

Full-time employment allows you to grow with a company and work towards achieving career goals.  It also provides you with more stability and a chance for benefits.

How do I prepare for an interview?

Know the job description and know the company.  Prepare an updated resume and prepare questions to ask the interviewer.  Find out how many people will be interviewing you and their names.  (Review our “Before and After Tips” section for more details.)

How should I structure my resume?

Include information in this sequence:  (1) Name, address, phone number, email address; (2) Objective (a paragraph to state your goals); (3) Experience (list the positions you have held); (4) Education (list your education and degrees); (5) Activities & Accomplishments (share some information about who you are, such as how you spend your spare time). (Review our “Write a Winning Resume” section for more details.)

What should NOT be included on my resume?

You should never include the following on your resume:   Social Insurance Number or passport number, marital status, date of birth, religion or nationality, height, weight, or health.

Is there anything I need to do after the interview is over?

You should thank the interviewer(s) for his/her time, ask when they will be making their decision and when you should follow-up, and then write a thank you letter within 24 to 48 hours of the interview. (Review our “Before and After Tips” section for more details.)