Recruitment Schedule

Western Science now has a continuous recruiting cycle. We encourage you to post your job by January and hire in February for a May or September start. We will gladly accept job postings, arrange interviews, and extend job offers until August each year.

Actuarial Science Recruitment

Postings for Actuarial Science recruitment will close no earlier than September 30, 2023. This will give students adequate time to apply to positions after enrolling in the Science Internship Program in the first few weeks of September. Postings will go-live to students well in advance of this closing date. The continuous interview, offer and acceptance period for Actuarial Science interns will begin in October 2023.

Recommendations for all other Science Internship Recruitment

Important Recruitment Dates




September 28, 2023 Job Postings go live to students
October 15, 2023 Earliest possible application deadline
October 16, 2023 - August 18, 2024 Continuous Interview, Offer, and Acceptance period

Job offers to be submitted through Western’s Job Offer Form

Students are given 48 hours to consider offers

Notable Dates:

Fall Reading Week – Oct. 30, 2023 - Nov. 5, 2023
Fall Term Exams and Holiday Closure* – Dec 8, 2023 - Jan 1, 2024.
Winter Reading Week – Feb 17 - 25, 2024
Winter Term Final Exams* – April 11 – 28, 2024

August 11, 2024 Final application deadline for 2023-2024 recruitment cycle.

Job Postings

Please post your job at Western Connect or email Dorota at with your posting.
Please, no application deadlines before September 29, 2023.


To arrange interviews please fill out the Interview Request Form, or if you have questions you can email If you choose to contact students directly, please notify us of the selected candidates so that we can track this information in our database.


All job offers are submitted through this Job Offer Form. Please use a separate form for each distinct job title. We request that job offers not be given directly to the students. Students have two business days to accept or decline an offer. Thank you for recruiting at Western.

Some Notes

  • We encourage you to recruit early even for September starts! We will gladly accept job postings, arrange interviews, and extend job offers until August each year.
  • Our current student cohort have flexibility to start between May and September 2024.
  • We do not have a full candidate pool available for January starts. We occasionally have students who are seeking a January start.
  • Our work terms run for 8-16 months in length.
  • We conduct a continuous recruitment cycle (no offer or rank match deadlines)

If you have questions or concerns, please contact Dorota Oliveira.