Nanaimo Hotsheet – February 26 2019

Here’s This Week’s Hotsheet:

WorkBC Nanaimo Job Fair – April 4 – Register Here

Leads Of The Week Newsletter – February 25 2019

Local News:

New urgent counselling walk-in clinic opening in Nanaimo

Direct flights between Nanaimo and Toronto returning in June

Dinghy Dock Pub, Protection Island ferry service put up for sale

Huu-ay-aht First Nation says Steelhead LNG pulls out of Vancouver Island project

Tilray to acquire hemp food company Manitoba Harvest for up to $419 million

With building permit issued, developer says construction on downtown Nanaimo hotel imminent

BC & Canada News:

WorkBC improvements help people get training, find good jobs

B.C. shines as BuildForce predicts 10 years of labour force growth

Another B.C. forest company looks south for lumber mill expansion

General Motors moving ahead with salaried job cuts

B.C. adds 8,700 jobs in January amid ‘solid’ labour market

B.C. voices support for provincial mining industry

Sailor shortage causing headaches for Royal Canadian Navy

Skilled worker shortage hangs over B.C. industrial growth

Payless Shoes to close 2,500 stores, including 248 in Canada

B.C. ending interest on new and existing student loans

LNG will help fuel the B.C. economy in 2019 and beyond


Upcoming Events:

Morrell Nature Sanctuary Talk
Wed. Feb. 27th from 10am – 12 noon
Work BC, Brooks Landing
#255-2000 Island Hwy. North

Would you like to learn how you to make a difference and be a volunteer?
This is open to clients and non-clients!

Upskills for Work Workshop Series
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm at GT Hiring, 155 Skinner St.

  • TIME MANAGEMENT – Friday, March 1st

TD Auto Finance Hiring Event – Nanaimo
March 5th from 4:00-6:00 pm
250 Albert Street, Nanaimo

Self Employment Program
Information Sessions

  • March 14th, 2019, 1:00-2:00 pm

Call 250-668-2737 or email for more information

Work BC Nanaimo Job Fair
Thursday, April 4, 2019
1:00-4:00 pm
Vancouver Island Conference Centre
101 Gordon St., Nanaimo

Job Ready Program
Next session starts on April 8th
For more information contact (250) 753-6911 Ext 104

Parksville Career Centre Hiring Fair
Thursday, April 11th
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Parksville Community & Conference Centre
132 E. Jensen Ave., Parksville

Join the Discussion

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.