Victoria/Saanich Hotsheet – February 21 2018

Here’s this week’s edition of the Victoria/Saanich Hotsheet!

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Public Service/WorkSafeBC Information Session March 2

 

BC & Canada News:

‘Due for a pullback’ — B.C. loses 5,100 jobs in January
https://biv.com/article/2018/02/due-pullback-bc-loses-5100-jobs-january?utm_source=BIV+Newsletters%2C+effective+July+1%2C+2017&utm_campaign=3a923ceb85-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_02_05&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c5e00a74ef-3a923ceb85-211143429

Canada sheds 88,000 net jobs, but sees full-time gains
https://www.nanaimobulletin.com/news/canada-sheds-88000-net-jobs-but-sees-full-time-gains/

B.C. now Canada’s leading province for film and TV production: report
http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/b-c-now-canadas-leading-province-for-film-and-tv-production-report

Winning B.C.-led supercluster bid to create thousands of B.C. jobs
https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2018JTT0006-000212

TransCanada going ahead with $2.4 billion expansion of NGTL system
https://canada.constructconnect.com/joc/news/resource/2018/02/transcanada-going-ahead-2-4-billion-expansion-ngtl-system

Global News cuts nearly 80 jobs, mostly in TV, as part of move to online coverage
http://nanaimonewsnow.com/article/569081/nearly-70-global-news-employees-laid-across-canada-unifor

Go west, young teacher: B.C. schools angling for recruits in Ottawa
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/education-teachers-vancouver-bc-ottawa-1.4535390

B.C. construction jobs offer entry wages up to $27.31/hour, and they’re growing: survey
https://globalnews.ca/news/4027263/b-c-construction-jobs-offer-entry-wages-up-to-27-31-hour-and-theyre-growing-survey/

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