Volunteer with APEGA

APEGA - University Outreach

Career Skills Building

Starting a career in a new industry can be a daunting task. Between applications and interviews there’s many places where candidates can go wrong. Help set the next generation of engineers and geoscientists on the career path by volunteering as part of APEGA’s University Outreach Program. Our events are designed to give upcoming professionals the skills they need to kickstart their careers and range from mock-interviews, to discussion panels, to resume review sessions. Professional Members with hiring experience, or human resource professionals are invited to share their expertise at our upcoming events!


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! - Virtual Resume Review
APEGA's Virtual Resume Review opportunity is seeking volunteers with hiring and resume review experience to provide anonymous feedback on student resumes through a digital platform. Please consider donating a few hours of your time with this vital opportunity for students to ensure that their application rises to the top of the pile. 


Skills and qualifications

  • Professional engineer, professional geoscientist, professional geologist, professional geophysicist, or professional licensee designation and in good standing with APEGA
  • 1+ years formal hiring experience

Current Openings

Emerging Professionals Summit

The Emerging Professionals Summit 2022 will be held on Saturday, September 17, 2022. The virtual summit is an engaging day of interactive learning, informative discussions, and networking opportunities for members-in-training and post-secondary students.


This year's summit will build upon last year's event and continue advancing the skills and knowledge of young engineering and geoscience professionals across Canada.


Our speakers include industry leaders and APEGA representatives who will help you understand your professional responsibilities, gain workplace skills, and take your career to the next level.


The day wraps up with a networking reception­­—an evening to build your network and demonstrate your own personal brand.


APEGA’s Outreach Department is seeking passionate volunteers to share their time and expertise to network with emerging professionals from across the professions.


Industry Mixers


Following APEGA’s Emerging Professionals Summit 2022 the association’s Outreach Department will be hosting two in-person networking events. This is a great opportunity for experienced professionals and members-in-training to share their career journey. These important discussions are an opportunity to provide valuable advice to the next generation of engineers and geoscientists or to help someone spark their career and make valuable professional connections.


APEGA Seeks new/experienced professionals and Members-in-Training to share their experiences and stories with students and other future APEGA members


Time Commitment 

Edmonton: September 21, 2022 | 6:00 – 8:00pm | The Creative Hive (16819 111 Ave NW)

Calgary: September 22, 2022 | 6:00 – 8:00pm | Venue 308 (#110, 308 11th Ave SE)

Click below to learn more and to volunteer!