Engineering Career Peer Coaches

Looking for a job? Need a resume check? Or support with interview or job search skills?

Now in its second year, the Engineering Career Peer Coaches Program (ECPC) is available to provide career assistance to all Engineering students within the faculty. Peer coaches have completed a number of paid work experiences within industry and have in-depth knowledge about navigating the recruitment and application processes. They can also offer the tips and tricks that helped them in their individual circumstances to secure a job.

What can a Career Peer Coach help you with?

  • Strategies for approaching and navigating the job search
  • Reviewing your resume and cover letter
  • Interview preparation and practice, i.e., mock interview
  • Review of networking strategies and opportunities
  • Exploring UBC career resources


Meet Your Engineering Career Peer Coaches

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Raeiti Azarkeyvan

Hi everyone, my name is Raeiti, and I am entering my fourth year of Environmental Engineering at UBC. I am excited to be one of the Engineering Career Peer Coaches (ECPC) for the 2023-24 year! I’ve completed 16 co-op work terms in hydrogeology, transportation and environment contamination, along with a 4 month exchange experience through CIE. During my free time, I like to go to the gym and bike around the city.

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Colin Pereira

I'm Colin and I'm super excited to be an Engineering Career Peer Coach (ECPC). I'm a fifth year Electrical Engineering international student at the UBC Vancouver campus. Before I called Vancouver home, the hot desert city of Dubai is where I was born and raised. I've completed 12 co-op work terms as a Software Engineer for Motorola Solutions. I enjoy hiking, cooking, and meeting new people. Please feel free to reach out to me if you're looking for advice or just want to chat about how to break into the industry. I'm excited to work with you through the next year!


Appointment Availability

The 2023-24 Engineering Career Peer Coaches Program are open for one-on-one appointments beginning October 3rd.

Book an Appointment

  1. Visit PD portal
  2. Navigate to Tab: ‘Academic Advising – Vancouver’ > ‘Appointments with Peer Coaches’
  3. Book by Appointment Type, then select available date and time.

If you are having any issues booking please contact

Career Resources


UBC Career Centre

Book an appointment with a career coach at the UBC Career Centre through UBC Careers Online


UBC Student Services

UBC Student Services website has self-guided resources on: interviews, salary negotiation, networking, LinkedIn. 

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