Hiring Event, October 26th

Cassandra Events, Job Search, MOSAIC, News, WorkBC

The Vancouver Northeast Employment Services Centre is pleased to host another hiring fair with leading companies: Adesa, Aryzta, Evolution Gaming, FedEx, Grouse Mountain Resort, Home Instead, JWR, Merlin Plastics, Superstore, The Salvation Army Belkin House & Grace Masion, Van-Whole Produce, and WIS International WHEN: Friday, October 26 from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM WHERE: Suite 312 – 2555 Commercial Drive, …

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.

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; …

Apprenticeship – Getting Started

Shirin Job Search

“We expect over 59,000 jobs in construction to open up by 2027, and that means we’re going to need more diversity in the workforce. This is good news for women and Indigenous groups looking for a good-paying job.” Melanie Mark, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training Click here for more information.

MOSAIC 7th Annual Job Fair – April 10th

Shirin Employment, Job Search, MOSAIC, News

Save the date! Over 70 companies at MOSAIC’s Job Fair are looking to fill up to 1500 positions! Bring resumes and be prepared to interview with recruiters from great organizations including: City of Vancouver; Royal Bank of Canada; Home Depot; Airport Terminal Services; Canada Revenue Agency; Fortinet Technologies; LUSH Cosmetics; UPS; Canadian Tire and many more. Present your best self …