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Career Development & Job Search Resources

Engineering Co-op & Career services offers a wide range of resources and services to all McMaster Engineering students to support your career development and job hunt.

Resumes & Cover Letters

Your cover letter and resume are the first thing employers see about you. Learn how to make a great first impression by having your documents critiqued by our staff. 

CV Examples

Graduate students are advised to apply to jobs with a CV instead of the usual cover letter and resume. Click here to view some examples of CVs.

Job searching

Before you land that great co-op job, you need to know where to find it. Learn where to look and how to be strategic with your applications with the help of our team. 



Interview Preparation

The interview is your time to shine and show employers how you can add value to their team. Our staff can coach you on what to expect and how to present yourself confidently in front of employers. 


What is networking? How do I build my personal brand? When is it okay to negotiate salary? Our office provides a wide variety of professional development workshops to answer these questions and many more! Log onto OSCARplus and under the events page, look for a career development workshop!


Events, such employer information sessions, are a great opportunity to meet your future employer face-to-face. Our office partners with employers to deliver information sessions, career fairs, and much more! Log onto OSCARplus now and under the events tab, look for an upcoming event!

Book an appointment

Our team of 7 career development staff are ready to meet you and support you in your co-op and career needs. Book an appointment using OscarPlus, or visit our office.