About Us

Employee Career Services supports and empowers employees with strategies to achieve personal and professional potential.

What we do…

  • 1-1 career coaching supporting individuals at various levels and throughout all career stages
  • 1-1 leadership coaching for members of The Management Group (TMG)
  • Job competition coaching: professional materials, interviewing, self-marketing and networking
  • Education and professional development planning
  • Preparing for retirement and encore career planning
  • Department staff career presentations, team sessions and workshops

Employee Career Services provides support to employees eligible for McMaster benefits through the terms and conditions of their appointment:

  • Staff (Unifor Local 5555, Units 1, 3 and 4)
  • Operations & Maintenance (BUC)
  • Hospitality Services (SEIU Local 2)
  • Operating Engineers (IUOE)
  • The Management Group (TMG)
  • McMaster University Academic Librarians’ Association (MUALA)
  • Postdocs (CUPE Local 3906, Unit 3)

Notice: All 1:1 meetings require a scheduled appointment. Please schedule appointments a minimum of 2 weeks in advance.

Contact Info

IMG_0455-2Sonia Hawrylyshyn, CEC
Manager, Employee Career Services
Organizational Development
Human Resources Services
 Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 26545
 Email: hawryl@mcmaster.ca
 Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
Meet Sonia!

 

February 25, 2016; Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; Catherine Crawford. Photo by Ron Scheffler for McMaster University.

Catherine Crawford  On leave until November 2017
Employee Career Development Advisor
Organizational Development
Human Resources Services
 Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 24247
 Email: ccrawf@mcmaster.ca
 Office Hours: Monday – Wednesday 8:00am – 4:00pm
Meet Catherine!

 

Liz Koblyk, PhD
Employee Career Development Advisor
Organizational Development
Human Resources Services
 Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 24247
 Email:koblykek@mcmaster.ca
  Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
                                 Meet Liz!

 

 

 

 

For Individual Appointments: Call or Email to schedule an appointment 2 weeks in advance

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