Screen Your Resume!

Cassandra Employment, Job Search, Resources, WorkBC

While screening resumes, employers ultimately look for work experience, skills and abilities that match the requirements of the position they need to fill, but they also pay attention to more subtle cues. Click here for a PDF download to learn about what you need to look out for when submitting a resume.

Hiring Event, September 21st

Shirin Employment, Events, Job Search, MOSAIC, Vancouver, WorkBC

The Vancouver Northeast Employment Services Centre is pleased to host another hiring fair with leading companies: Acciona,  Angus One, Fairchild Television, Fresh Direct Produce, GlobalMe, Mavi, Lululemon, Purdys, SMAK, Sodexo and UPS WHEN: Friday, September 21 from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM WHERE: Suite 312 – 2555 Commercial Drive, Vancouver V5N 4C1 (across the street from the Commercial-Broadway SkyTrain Station) …

Know Your Skills

Cassandra Employment, Job Search, Resources

Find your Transferable Skills Everything you learn and every skill you have is part of your personal tool kit. You carry these “tools” with you as you move through school and into the job market. When you develop a skill or gain experience in one place and put what you’ve learned to use someplace else, you’re using transferable skills. Look …

Hiring Event, August 24th

Shirin Employment, Events, Job Search, MOSAIC, Vancouver, WorkBC

The Vancouver Northeast Employment Services Centre is pleased to host another hiring fair with leading companies: Alliance Maintenance, Earls Kitchen and Bar, PerfectMind, Purdys, T&T Supermarket, VanFire  and Van-Whole Produce WHEN: Friday, August 24 from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM WHERE: Suite 312 – 2555 Commercial Drive, Vancouver V5N 4C1 (across the street from the Commercial-Broadway SkyTrain Station) All attendees …

Essential Soft Skills For Immigrants

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

Skilled immigrants often focus on improving technical skills after coming to Canada, and so are shocked when they are told they have “no Canadian experience.” Shift your focus to the nine essential soft skills employers are looking for. Click here for more information.

Hiring Event, July 20th

Shirin Employment, Events, MOSAIC, WorkBC

The Vancouver Northeast Employment Services Centre is pleased to host another hiring fair with leading companies: ABC Recycling, Aryzta, Centerplate,  Food Process Solutions Corp, Home Care Assistance, Hudson Bay, Safeway, Unbounce and Van-Whole Produce WHEN: Friday, July 20 from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM WHERE: Suite 312 – 2555 Commercial Drive, Vancouver V5N 4C1 (across the street from the Commercial-Broadway …

Volunteering

Shirin Employment, Job Search, MOSAIC, News

Helping others can help build your work experience and demonstrate your employability… Do any of the following questions apply to you? Are you looking for a job but don’t have the experience you need? But you can’t get experience because you can’t get a job? Do you need more skills or a better network so you can find work? Are …

When to Disclose

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

The BC Human Rights Code makes it illegal for employers to: advertise a job in a way that discriminates against someone because they have a disability; deny someone a job because of their disability, if the person is able to do the job; pay someone a different wage than others doing the same job because the person has a disability; …

Hiring Event, June 15th

Shirin Employment, Events, MOSAIC

The Vancouver Northeast Employment Services Centre is pleased to host another hiring fair with leading companies: Angus One, Amazon, Cleantech Service Group, FreshPoint Vancouver, HighStreet Accommodations , Parq Vancouver, Peak Season Staffing, Pro Administration and UPS WHEN: Friday, June 15 from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM WHERE: Suite 312 – 2555 Commercial Drive, Vancouver V5N 4C1 (across the street from the Commercial-Broadway …