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Specialisterne Canada Inc., a charitable not-for-profit Canadian organization, focused on building a bridge between neurodivergent job seekers and employers. We support employers to tap into the talents of a neurodiverse workforce and build inclusive organizations through education, training, and advisory.

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Specialisterne Foundation is a non-for-profit organization that works to enable one million jobs for people with autism and similar challenges.


Are you looking for an opportunity to use and grow your skills in software development? Does being part of a team focused on improving and maintaining reservation software for the camping industry sound interesting to you? If so, this 4-month fall co-op role may be just right for you!

Here’s what you will do:

  • Design new software features in collaboration with the Product Development Team in languages such as C#, Angular, TypeScript, and SQL
  • Work closely with, and learn from, senior developers to support the full software development cycle
  • Assist in writing automated tests and debugging to help maintain and improve software
  • Work independently as well as collaboratively in an agile, small team environment

In performing this role, you will:

  • Be working towards a degree or diploma in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a similar discipline
  • Enjoy learning new concepts and apply them in practice
  • Have an interest in continuously developing your skills to grow as a professional
  • Use your ability to code in C#, TypeScript, and SQL to develop and maintain software

Nice to have:

  • Experience in debugging software or troubleshooting technical issues
  • Knowledge of OOP principals and programming languages
Role Employer Location Deadline  
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The Recruitment Process


The first step in the recruitment process is for interested candidates to register to participate in Specialisterne’s Post-secondary Employment Bridging Program. This will involve completing an online registration questionnaire. For more information and to register, click here.

Employment Discovery Workshop

The next step in the Specialisterne recruitment process is an Employment Discovery Workshop on campus. It is a hands-on, task-based experience where you will work on specific projects in a relaxed setting. It is an opportunity to learn about our approach to hiring, and for us to get to know you – what motivates you, your interests and your skills.


Students who have participated in an Employment Discovery Workshop are welcome to apply to the roles of interest. This will include completing a job application questionnaire and submitting a resume to Specialisterne. To get to the questionnaire, click on ‘Apply’ above.


Employment offers are made to the candidates with the best fit. Once accepted, the individuals will transition into their positions at the organization. Specialisterne Canada will provide support to facilitate comfortable integration and success in the new role.

Those not selected can have their profiles added to our database for consideration for other more suitable job opportunities in the future.