Sound career planning, vibrant workforce, thriving industry

Bio-economy specific tools, training, and labour market research make career planning and development easy.  

Launch your Canadian bio-economy career. Find and apply for that dream job, sign up for job alerts and see the employers that are hiring right now. On The PetriDish, the #1 bio-economy job board.
Gain practical biotech experience and develop new skills. Find your co-op job on The PetriDish, the #1 bio-economy job board. Sign up today for job alerts and see which employers are hiring now.
Optimize your professional talent to land your dream biotech job. Build an online resumé that gets you noticed.
Do you have the skills to work in Canada’s bio-economy?  Have your experience recognized and stand out above the rest! Let employers know you’re BioReady™!
BioTalent Canada's Catalyst Award is an employee recognition award, granting $1,000 prize to the young employee who has contributed most significantly to their Canadian biotechnology employer in 2015.
Opening the door to building careers for new grads in Biotechnology
Visualize the road ahead and map your career. Decide where you want to go in the bio-economy.
Meet and exceed employer’s expectations.Tailor your resumé, prepare for an interview and plan your professional development according to a comprehensive list of what the industry wants.
Get a glimpse of key skills required in many popular bio-economy occupations.
Get a sneak peek into bio-economy careers. Find out what industry professionals love about their job and how they got there.
Integrate biotechnology into Grade 7 to 12 curriculum. Identify opportunities for teachers, resource developers and curriculum developers to develop units, lesson plans and learning resources.
Transfer your skills. Open the door to a whole world of career possibilities.
Get your foot in the door, get that all-important first job.
Test your Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) skills for a biomanufacturing job.
Do you work in biotechnology or life sciences? Would a better understanding of these sectors help you in your job? These interactive online courses are for you!
Do you work in biotech as a non-scientist? If yes, this course is for you.
Talent Opportunities Bringing Newcomers to Canada’s Bio-economy
Compare current market trends with historical research.