Applicant Resources

At Queen's, we are committed to empowering our people to achieve their best. Whether you are interested in starting your career at Queen's, or looking for the next career development opportunity, we are here to guide you. 

Review the following resources to help you navigate the Queen's applicant and interview process. 



Queen's uses CareerQ, a recruitment management system, to help facilitate the candidate process. This includes submitting applications, confirming interviews, and receiving updates about the process. 

It's important to keep your CareerQ profile up to date every time you apply for a job to ensure it is accurate. You can learn more about CareerQ in the Applicant Guide

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Applicant Guide

A comprehensive guide for both future and current employees at Queen's outlines important information about the application and interview process. The guide includes an overview of CareerQ, steps to take when applying for a job, and other important applicant steps. Review the guide to learn more. 

Applicant Guide

What to Expect After Applying

After you have submitted your application to a competition at Queen鈥檚, you will be sent a confirmation email acknowledging your application and providing information about what you can expect next. Review the What to Expect After Applying guide to learn more. 

What to Expect After Applying

Tips and Tricks

Include a Cover Letter

In most cases, hiring committees expect to see a cover letter as part of your application. Make sure your cover letter reflects the position you are applying for.

Highlight your Skills

In CareerQ, you can easily select and update skills that will be associated with your profile. These skills should be consistent with what you have included in your resume.

Show what you Know

Take time to research the position, tailor your application, and be prepared to show what you know during the interview process.