Applicant - Dexter Institute (2020)

Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada expand job description ↓


The Dexter Institute Private Career College offers two programs: Heavy Equipment Operator and Heavy Civil Skilled Worker. Both programs involve approximately seven weeks of classroom theory, six weeks of practical training, and a roughly three-month paid work term. Graduates of the program are guaranteed an offer of employment. There is no cost to apply; the tuition for successful applicants chosen through the interview and testing process is $8000 plus applicable taxes. The program runs from February through to September, exact dates to be announced later in 2019.


- 17+ years of age

- Grade 12 graduation certificate or transcript -OR- Mature Student (must pass written aptitude test)

- Current valid driver's license

- Be physically capable of performing job for which being trained

- Must be able to pass a urinalysis drug screening

Before candidates are eligible for their first interview, they must submit a copy of their current resume; nomination letter(s); Grade 12 diploma -OR- transcript(s), or post-secondary certificates/degrees/highest grade complete; and a copy of their current, valid driver's license. These can be provided to us in paper form or by scanning and submitting the documents electronically to [email protected]

The nomination letter is a character reference letter from a current or former employer, teacher, coach, or mentor.

If submitting paper documents, mail or deliver to:

Dexter Institute

927 Rocky Lake Drive

PO Box 48100 Bedford, Nova Scotia.

B4A 3Z2

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