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UPCOMING JOB FAIR!!

October 17, 2018 from 1pm - 4 pm. For more information please visit: http://www.workbcmapleridge.ca/events/workbc-maple-ridge-job-fair/

LOOKING FOR EMPLOYMENT? WE CAN HELP

The WorkBC Maple Ridge Employment Services Centre is here to help you find your next job. Visit us to access job search resources, employment planning, skills assessment, training, work experience placements and more.

If you are an unemployed job seeker who is legally entitled to work in British Columbia, you are eligible to access WorkBC services. You are considered unemployed if you:

  • Are not a full-time student
  • Are not working
  • Are working an average of less than twenty (20) hours per week, AND
  • Are actively seeking full-time employment
  • Are unable to work full-time because of a disability and are seeking to work more hours
  • Are in receipt of a notice of imminent layoff
  • Must leave your current occupation due to a medical reason OR
  • Are at significant risk of losing your employment because of a disability.

To work in BC you must have a Social Insurance Number (SIN). If your Social Insurance Number begins with nine (9) contact us to discuss your eligibility.  Check here to see who should visit a WorkBC Centre. 

WORKBC MAPLE RIDGE

#170 – 22470 Dewdney Trunk Road,
Maple Ridge, BC
V2X 5Z6
Phone: 604.466.4622
Email: info@workbcmapleridge.ca

Did you recently find a new job after using our services?

If so, congratulations!
We'd love to hear about it!

Workshops & Events Calendar:

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.04America/Los_Angeles

    Post Interview

    You’ve had the interview, what are the next steps?

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.05America/Los_Angeles

    Resumes

    A selling tool, as a job seeker you are a salesman!  You are selling your skills and how they can benefit the potential employer.  Learn how to effectively market yourself and land interviews.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.06America/Los_Angeles

    Cover Letters

    A cover letter introduces you to the employer and encourages them to read your resume.  What goes into an effective cover letter?

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.10America/Los_Angeles

    Interview Skills

    Pre-interview preparation, common questions and how to answer them.  Create a dialogue with the employer.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.11America/Los_Angeles

    Networking/Hidden Job Market

    85% of jobs are found through the hidden job market.  Where are these jobs and how do you access them.  Learn to network, network and network.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

     

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.12America/Los_Angeles

    Post Interview

    You’ve had the interview, what are the next steps?

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.13America/Los_Angeles

    Resumes

    A selling tool, as a job seeker you are a salesman!  You are selling your skills and how they can benefit the potential employer.  Learn how to effectively market yourself and land interviews.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

  • 10:30 am-11:30 am
    2018.09.13America/Los_Angeles

    Drop-in Q&A with Apprenticeship Advisor, Paul Zelinski from ITA (Industry Training Authority)

    Industry Training Authority (ITA) manages over one-hundred trades programs throughout BC and can guide you through everything you need to know about apprenticeships and industry training in BC.

    Drop in to our Resource Room if you would like to speak to an Apprenticeship Advisor from ITA.
    LOCATION: WorkBC Maple Ridge
    170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road
    TIME: 10:30am – 11:30am
    DATE: September 13, 2018

  • 11:00 am-4:00 pm
    2018.09.13America/Los_Angeles

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.17America/Los_Angeles

    Cover Letters

    A cover letter introduces you to the employer and encourages them to read your resume.  What goes into an effective cover letter?

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

  • 9:00 am-12:00 pm
    2018.09.17America/Los_Angeles

    170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 5Z6, Canada

    170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 5Z6, Canada

    For newcomers to Canada who live in the communities of Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Maple Ridge, or Pitt Meadows and who have international credentials, training and skills from outside of Canada. Working one-to-one with knowledgeable career coaches, you will gain valuable resources needed to assist in launching your career in Canada.

    A representative will be attending our resource room every Monday between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm from Sept 17th until Dec 17th.

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.18America/Los_Angeles

    Interview Skills

    Pre-interview preparation, common questions and how to answer them.  Create a dialogue with the employer.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.19America/Los_Angeles

    Networking/Hidden Job Market

    85% of jobs are found through the hidden job market.  Where are these jobs and how do you access them.  Learn to network, network and network.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

     

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.20America/Los_Angeles

    Post Interview

    You’ve had the interview, what are the next steps?

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-1:00 pm
    2018.09.22America/Los_Angeles

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.24America/Los_Angeles

    Resumes

    A selling tool, as a job seeker you are a salesman!  You are selling your skills and how they can benefit the potential employer.  Learn how to effectively market yourself and land interviews.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

  • 9:00 am-12:00 pm
    2018.09.24America/Los_Angeles

    170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 5Z6, Canada

    170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 5Z6, Canada

    For newcomers to Canada who live in the communities of Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Maple Ridge, or Pitt Meadows and who have international credentials, training and skills from outside of Canada. Working one-to-one with knowledgeable career coaches, you will gain valuable resources needed to assist in launching your career in Canada.

    A representative will be attending our resource room every Monday between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm from Sept 17th until Dec 17th.

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.25America/Los_Angeles

    Cover Letters

    A cover letter introduces you to the employer and encourages them to read your resume.  What goes into an effective cover letter?

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.26America/Los_Angeles

    Interview Skills

    Pre-interview preparation, common questions and how to answer them.  Create a dialogue with the employer.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

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  • 9:00 am-11:00 am
    2018.09.27America/Los_Angeles

    Networking/Hidden Job Market

    85% of jobs are found through the hidden job market.  Where are these jobs and how do you access them.  Learn to network, network and network.

    Come in and register for free workshops at our Resource Centre:

    WorkBC Maple Ridge
    #170-22470 Dewdney Trunk Road

    All Resource Room Workshops are 9am – 11am

     

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