Career Services Advisor

Lighthouse Labs

Lighthouse Labs

Alberta, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Lighthouse Labs is looking for a Career Services Advisor who is excited every day about helping employers fill the talent gap. Students come to Lighthouse Labs as an accelerated pathway to successful employment. This has led to Career Services and employment being a core part of what we do - helping students get a job isn't a nice to have, it is a necessity. We pride ourselves on our hands-on and proactive approach to our students’ job hunt and are fiercely proud that 95% of our job seeking graduates get jobs in 180 days. As the Career Services Advisor, you will work directly with our students in order to prepare them for the job hunt. You will spend a lot of your time talking to students, guiding them through the program, and setting career expectations.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Source and engage with partnered employers to promote hiring of recent and existing graduates.
  • Continuously track, update, organize employer information as it relates to student hiring using our CRM.
  • Support and facilitate employer engagement initiatives (Speaker Series and Employer Information Sessions) to encourage partnering with Lighthouse Labs to hire graduates across multiple disciplines and industries (Development and Data).
  • Support students and graduates through the job seeking process which includes resume creation, job seeking and selection, and interviewing (including take home assignments). This support is provided through 1:1’s with students and graduates or in larger workshops settings.
  • Act as a Recruitment advisor to our partnered employers, and students and graduates.

What we need from you:

  • 1-2 years of related experience in recruiting, student advising, and/or business-to-business development.
  • Experience and comfort with networking and following up on cold and warm employer partnerships.
  • Experience and comfort delivering presentations and workshops ranging from 20-50+ participants.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment where KPIs were driving student employment success.

Why you’ll love it here:

  • Fast-paced culture focused on continuous learning and growth
  • 4 WEEKS PTO! (15 vacation days, 5 personal days)
  • Unlimited sick days
  • Hybrid workspace options
  • A remote working budget to get your home office up and running
  • A learning fund to support professional development
  • Flexible working hours
  • Employer-paid health benefits

About us:

Lighthouse Labs was founded in 2013 with the mission to effectively and efficiently prepare the workforce with the analytical and technical skills necessary to succeed in a world of automation. With an initial focus on our open-enrolment developer bootcamp, we have grown into a leading provider of professional education services, delivering outstanding educational outcomes for our students. Our secret? Innovative curriculum, proprietary ed-tech, unique mentorship and career services and partnerships with government and industry leading organizations. We’re a bunch of quirky, inclusive and smart people who are changing lives by reimagining education - join us!

Lighthouse Labs is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All positions at this time are remote, and we welcome all applicants. Feel free to ask us about other perks of working at Lighthouse Labs!