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The National Job Fair & Training Expo
Place Bonaventure

A prestigious event for the best recruiting companies

The National Job Fair of Montreal is the event par excellence of the world of employment, career and continuing education in Quebec. Designed for adults, the event is presented jointly with The National Education Fair and The Study & Stay Abroad Fair, a unique concept in Canada. These complementary events represent the largest and most important gathering dedicated to the world of employment and education in Canada with more than 275 exhibitors and 20,000 visitors yearly.

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The National Job Fair has recorded a record number of exhibitors in each of its editions since 2010.

The National Job Fair (NJF) is part of the largest annual gathering of the year in the field of recruitment in Canada. Be there!

Human contact. Direct contact. Meet recruiters on site. In real! Jobs offered in most sectors. Enter the synergy! Welcome to exhibitors and candidates from all sectors.

The 12th edition of The National Job Fair will be held on October 12 and 13, 2017, at Place Bonaventure, in Montreal. A record number of nearly 190 companies will exhibit at the largest recruitment event of the year in the Greater Montreal and one of the most important of its kind in Canada. Exhibitors are employers and other organizations related to employment, career training for adults, entrepreneurship and self-employment, and career servcies. Exhibitors come from the Greater Montreal, from about 15 Quebec regions and from other provinces, such as Ontario, New Brunswick and the three territories (Yukon, Nortwest Territories and Nunavut). More than 5,000 job offers, training programs and services will be accessible to visitors, who are mostly coming from the Greater Montreal Area and outlying regions during the two days of the Fair. 13,000 visitors are expected to attend this annual recruitment event.

Since its inception in 2006, The National Job Fair attracted a record number of exhibitors every year.Moreover, The National Job Fair accomplished a 45% increase of its volume of exhibitors in 2017. The National Job Fair is alos part of the three components of our Global Recruitment Event, the largest in Canada (3 fairs + 300 exhibitors + 30,000 visitors expected in 2017).

Next edition October 12 and 13, 2017 12th edition
Opening hours - Day 1
Opening hours - Day 2
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Friday, October 13, 2017
From 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Venue Place Bonaventure Exhibition Hall East
Exhibitors expected
Nearly 190 exhibitors List of exhibitors
Opportunities for candidates - Jobs
- Career training
- Continuing education
- Entrepreneurship
- Self-employment
- Mobility
- Regionalization
- Employment & career services
- Career development
- Integration services
- Professionnl reintegration
- Free presentations
Workplaces and study areas offered to candidates - Montreal
- Greater Montreal
- Quebec regions
- Ontario
- Other provinces and territories
- Other countries

The complete list of exhibitors in 2017 is now available online. See the Exhibitors in the Spotlight. Watch some of the exhibitors' offers. Attend free public presentations. Take the Test to evaluate your level of language, free of charge, in the EF Mobility Space, located at the entrance of The Study & Stay Abroad Fair (adjacent exhibit hall) and participate in the exclusive contest sponsored by EF International Language Centres to get a chance to win a language course of 2 weeks for 2 people of a value up to $3,580.

If your career is of interest to you, if your career is important to you, then you just go to The National Job Fair!

More than 500 recruiters, admission officers and career development specialists will be on hand to evaluate the experience, skills and career goals of all interested and motivated candidates with the ultimate goal of hiring them or helping them to find a job or a new career. Visitors will have access to jobs and career opportunities in most sectors either on site or through a participating organization that will open the doors of its network. The National Job Fair promotes the recruitment and career development of all individuals in a dynamic environment and mutual interests.

Regionalization and immigration: Living and working in Quebec regions

New Canadians and Newcomers are invited to take time out to dream about real possibilities. In addition to meeting local employers looking for candidates to fill positions in the Greater Montreal, the possibility of living and working in the Quebec regions is another choice of life to seriously consider among your options! It is in this perspective that the Regionalization-Immigration Pavilion: A job, a life project will be an important component of the Fair for the 7th consecutive year. Notice to New Canadians and Newcomers: a special welcome is planned for your visit to this pavilion. More than 20 exhibitors from almost all Quebec regions will be on hand to help you discover the many job opportunities and many attractions of living in a region.

Largest job fair of the year in the Greater Montreal

In 2012, The National Job Fair was the biggest job fair of the fall in the Greater Montreal. In 2013, it became the largest job fair of the year in the Greater Montreal, all job fairs combined. In 2014, 2015 and 2016, the Fair has maintained its status of the biggest job fair of the year in the Greater Montreal. The NJF is also one of the largest job fairs in Canada.

The National Job Fair is a major recruitment event of superior quality. Based on the average attendance of the last 8 years, the attendance expected in 2017 is 12,000 to 13,000 visitors.

Global vision at Canada’s largest recruitment event

During your visit to The National Job Fair, don’t forget to visit our other two recruitment fairs. Indeed, our global recruitment event includes 3 complementary thematic fairs – The National Job Fair (employment recruitment and career training for adults), The National Education Fair (educational recruitment for young people and adults) and The Study & Stay Abroad Fair (international recruitment for young people and adults). Overall, it's a combined participation of more than 275 exhibitors and partners and more than 20,000 unique visitors that is expected in 2017.

Registration period for exhibitors: Registrations accepted until October 11, 2017 (depending on availability of spaces).

TO ALL ORGANIZATIONS: In the fall of 2017, The National Job Fair will be the flagship event of your strategy to recruit and to publicize your organization within the labour force you are looking for. Reserve your space now! The level of participation indicated in the previous paragraph is unparalleled and far superior to that of any other public recruitment events in the Greater Montreal, in Quebec or in Canada for more than 10 years. Be ready to become an exhibitor at the largest recruitment event in Canada, all data considered (volume of exhibitors, visitors and offers). RECRUITERS: Jump once again or for the first time in The National Job Fair.

Exhibitors in the spotlight

As of October 4, 2017
  • À Table Québec Emplois
  • Affinerie CCR - Une compagnie Glencore
  • Agnico Eagle Mines
  • Arbonne International - Conseiller indépendant
  • ArcelorMittal Produits longs Canada
  • Atelka a TeleTech company
  • Bateaux Princecraft
  • Charles River Laboratories
  • Chatr mobile
  • CHIL 365
  • CiToxLAB
  • CNV
  • College de Maisonneuve
  • Comité sectoriel de main-d'oeuvre de la métallurgie du Québec
  • Comité sectoriel de main-d'oeuvre des communications graphiques du Québec
  • Commission des normes, de l'équité salariale, de la santé et de la sécurité au travail
  • Commission scolaire de Montréal
  • Conseil scolaire catholique Providence
  • Cornwall / City of Cornwall / Ville de Cornwall
  • Decathlon
  • EF International Language Schools
  • Emplois Trois-Rivieres
  • Equipement d'emballage MMC
  • GAL AeroStaff
  • Gestion de personnel 10-04 Inc.
  • Government of Yukon
  • Groupe ADF Inc.
  • Héma-Québec
  • Hilti
  • Ideal Protein
  • Institut Teccart
  • IO Solutions
  • JPMA Global Inc.
  • Jubilant DraxImage Inc. (une division de Jubilant Pharma Ltée)
  • Jubilant HollisterStier SENC (une division de Jubilant Pharma Ltée)
  • Kingston Economic Development Corporation
  • Kruger
  • Le Groupe Maurice
  • Les Résidences Soleil
  • Les Viandes duBreton Inc.
  • Logistec Corporation Inc.
  • Ministere de la Sécurité publique
  • Montmagny-L'Islet embauche!
  • MRC Riviere-du-Loup, La VRAIE Vie
  • New Brunswick Province
  • Océan
  • Ontario Provincial Police - Provincial Communications Centre / Police provinciale de l'Ontario - Centre de communication de la police provinciale
  • / Diane Belletete and / Ginette Taillefer
  • Pelican International
  • Pfizer Canada
  • Pharmabio Développement
  • Pharmalab / Ideal Protein
  • Portes ouvertes sur le Lac
  • Prometic
  • PROMIS Aide aux immigrants et aux refugies
  • Regroupement québécois des résidences pour ainés - RQRA
  • Rematech division Bremo
  • Service Intégration Travail Outaouais (SITO)
  • Sun Life Saint-Laurent Financial Center
  • Table de concertation des personnes réfugiées et immigrantes du Québec (TCRI)
  • Teleperformance
  • The Territories: Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavik
  • Transport Bourassa
  • Transport Laberge
  • Vestshell
  • Vivez La Matapedia

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