Employers

Western Science's prides itself on developing strong, long-lasting relationships with employers while providing quality service that addresses your needs. We promote and administer several employment programs to ensure that you find the best candidate to fill your vacancy.

8-16 Month Paid Internships

Science Internship Program

The Science Internship Program offers professional, well-trained and motivated students to meet your recruitment needs. Internships involve 8-16-month work experience terms for 3rd-year students. Click here for additional information or feel free to contact our Industry Specialist, Lauren Starr, directly.

Summer Co-op

Master's of Environment and Sustainability

Western Science's professional Master's in Environment and Sustainability is designed to provide students with the practical skills required for a career in environmental sciences and sustainability. Through a combination of course-based and interdisciplinary learning and a work term, the MES program prepares our students for leadership roles in industry, non-governmental organizations, or in a government department.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Industry Specialist directly.

Master's of Data Analytics

The Master of Data Analytics (MDA) is designed to produce professionals ready to pursue an analytics-focused career within the public and private sectors. The MDA program takes students from a range of backgrounds and provides them with the technical skill-sets required in the field of data analytics as well as the opportunity to gain practical experience by applying those skills in an organizational setting.

Students in this program have the ability to customize their learning experience through the selection of two speciality tracks. The program culminates with an internship where students will get practical, hands-on experience using the analytics skills in a workplace environment.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Industry Specialist directly.

Master's in Management of Applied Science

Western Science's Master of Management of Applied Science provides students with a science degree the opportunity to increase their depth of technical knowledge while developing the corporate competencies required for a successful career beyond academia. Our students are immersed in a wide portfolio of courses to enhance their professional communication skills, gain insight into organisational behaviour and human resources, develop an understanding of finance and marketing within private and public sector arenas, and expand their networks so that they can join the workplace as both technically competent and business literate. The MMASc program connects students to with primarily paid placements with industry partners to facilitate applied learning and professional network development, giving students an edge as they pursue career opportunities.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Industry Specialist directly.

New Graduate and Casual Hiring

New Graduate, Part-Time, and Summer Employment

We welcome employers to post jobs for Western students and alumni at any point throughout the year at Western Career Central (hyperlink). Should you have questions please contact Lauren Starr.

On-Campus Recruitment

Through collaboration with other Western partners, we are able to provide industry information sessions, an online job posting service, convenient on-site interview facilities and targeted career fairs.