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Job Seekers

NEED A TRUSTED PARTNER TO HELP WITH YOUR JOB SEARCH?

Outpost Recruitment is a small, personal boutique agency that guarantees your job search will get the attention it deserves. Instead of feeling like your next role is just a number for a large agency, we’ll work with you to find the best possible outcome.

WHAT DO OUR CANDIDATES LIKE ABOUT US?

OUR CONSULTATIVE APPROACH

We spend more time than our competitors getting to know each candidate. We’re not “resume pushers”, we want to understand your objectives and will use our knowledge to guide you towards the right move for your career. Putting your best foot forward in your job search is crucial. We take our time to help you present your skills in the best possible manner.

OUR LOCAL KNOWLEDGE

With five years of experience working across Canadian markets, we understand the local construction industry in Canada. We interact with candidates from around the globe so we can understand your experience and help you translate it towards the Canadian market.

OUR MARKET INSIGHT

Choosing the right recruiter can open up your job search to roles that have not yet been posted. Our clients contact us when they are planning projects so we have our fingers on the pulse of the latest roles.

OUR METHODICAL APPROACH

We spend time helping our candidates understand their value and help them communicate this value through their resume. We’ll help you transform your resume into a powerful results-orientated document that showcases your capabilities.

KEEPING RECRUITMENT COSTS DOWN MEANS MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOU

Companies are constantly trying to lower their recruitment costs. If they decide to outsource their candidate search, our competitive fees mean they will come to us.

JOB SEEKERS

WHAT THEY HAVE TO SAY ABOUT US

1st slide "Ruairi has been a effective and reliable business partner to help us with recruitment. He communicates well and has delivered some excellent local and international candidates to Stuart Olson. Over the past few years, Ruairi has developed a strong understanding of our needs and the competitive fee structure helps our business. I would strongly recommend Ruairi as a trusted HR partner." Josh Whetham - Structural Engineer, Read Jones Christoffersen 1st slide "I contacted Ruairi after when work dried up with my previous employer. Ruairi dedicated lots of time to helping me present my skills and experience in the best possible way. It was refreshing to see a recruiter spend so much time understanding my work experience and improving my resume. Despite it being a tough market in Alberta, I ended up finding a Superintendent role with one of Canada’s leading general contractors. Ruairi’s attention to detail and energy for assisting my job search was extremely impressive." Gary Hosey - Senior Superintendent, Stuart Olson 1st slide "Finding challenging work in my field became difficult once the recession hit Ireland. After I decided on moving to Canada, I contacted Outpost Recruitment to kick-start my job hunt. Ruairi assisted me in transforming my resume and introduced me to three employers that were a fit for my experience. I trusted him to manage to my international job search, and he exceeded all expectations." Liam McFadden - Senior Estimator, Clark Builders 1st slide "With three young kids, the decision to emigrate from Ireland for a second time was not an easy one. Ruairi encouraged me to apply for permanent residency early in the planning process, which was really helpful. His knowledge of locations across Western Canada was superb and, most importantly, he managed to find me a senior project management role where I can grow my career in Alberta." Michael Keane - Senior Project Manager, Clark Builders 1st slide "Once I met Ruairi from Outpost Recruitment at an employment fair, his proactive approach immediately impressed. His knowledge of my industry and the immigration process for Canada quickly helped me gauge the challenge ahead. Within a short time, Ruairi connected me with one of Canada’s top engineering consultancies, and I was set to begin a new adventure in Canada." Piotr Ziminski - Electrical Designer, Stantec Consulting 1st slide "I connected with Ruairi prior to my move from Australia after coming across his useful information on Moving2Canada. He helped me understand the areas of opportunity within the local construction market and together we customized my resume to best target these opportunities. It was a difficult employment market in Calgary when I arrived but with Ruairi’s help, I was able to find a challenging role and settle into life in Canada smoothly." Beau Brown - Project Manager, Stuart Olson 1st slide "Having moved to Vancouver from Ireland in March 2012, I found Outpost Recruitment extremely useful. They helped me find a Design Engineer role where I work on exciting transportation projects in Vancouver. Their local knowledge and advice on adapting my resume proved crucial to my job search." Stephen Palmer - Design Engineer, Delcan Engineering 1st slide "Ruairi’s ability to understand my interests and career goals proved decisive in helping me move my career forward in Canada. With all my current experience based on contractor side, I was keen for a change. He found me a role in project management consultancy that met all of my objectives. His continued support has been fantastic in helping me settle in Calgary." Fergal Corbett - Project Manager, Pivotal Projects 1st slide "I consulted Outpost Recruitment once I had set a date for my move to Canada. Ruairi’s knowledge of the local employment market and insights into potential locations proved really useful. Once I settled on Vancouver as a location, Outpost Recruitment was able to find me a challenging project management role in infrastructure engineering. Ruairi’s ability to lead the process was a massive bonus and he was able to provide solid advice on all issues, from interview preparation to salary negotiations." Conor Malone - Civil Engineer, Associated Engineering 1st slide "Outpost Recruitment proved a fantastic resource in helping me adapt my job hunting skills to the Canadian market. I got in touch the day I arrived in Vancouver. Ruairi connected me with my current employer and I received an excellent job offer within four weeks of arriving in Canada. His advice and connections were crucial in helping me and my wife settle into life in Vancouver. Ruairi was the first person I contacted when I learned that my current project was coming to an end." Niall Cahill - Project Control Engineer, SNC Lavalin 1st slide "I initially contacted Outpost to gain more information about working in Fort McMurray. The Outpost Team was helpful in connecting me with others so I could learn more about the oil sands. My goal was to use my open work permit for Canada and go where the opportunities are greatest. Soon after, I met with Ruairi at an employment fair and within a month I had a great job offer in Canada. Having a job in place before I moved was invaluable, and their guidance and communication was superb." Lisa Mulvey - Project Controls, Aluma Systems 1st slide "I initially contacted Outpost to gain more information about working in Fort McMurray. The Outpost Team was helpful in connecting me with others so I could learn more about the oil sands. My goal was to use my open work permit for Canada and go where the opportunities are greatest. Soon after, I met with Ruairi at an employment fair and within a month I had a great job offer in Canada. Having a job in place before I moved was invaluable, and their guidance and communication was superb." Lisa Mulvey - Project Controls, Aluma Systems