Victoria/Saanich Hotsheet – January 7 2019

Here’s this week’s Victoria/Saanich Hotsheet:

Mail-Out Monday Newsletter – Jan 7 2019

Live Informational Interview Featuring Vancity Jan 9 at our Saanich WorkBC Centre

Canadian Forces Information Session Jan 11 at our Downtown WorkBC Centre

Hiring Fair with BC Pension Corporation Jan 15 at our Gorge Rd WorkBC Centre

Featured Jobs – January 7 2019:

Barista – Starbucks Canada

District Sales Representative – Germiphene Corporation

Cook – Chicken 649

IT Service Desk Representative – ICBC

Cake Decorator – Thrifty Foods, Sidney

Underwriting Assistant – i3 Underwriting

Maintenance Coordinator – Amica Mature Lifestyles

Legal Co-op/Internship – BC IMC

Residential Support Worker – OIB

Truck Driver (Class 5 w/Air) – Velmer Deliveries

BC & Canada News:

BC Labour Force Statistics – Nov. 2018: 
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/data/statistics/infoline/infoline-2018/18-185-labour-force-statistics

‘A stronger Alberta:’ Ottawa announces $1.6B for Canada’s oil and gas sector:
https://canada.constructconnect.com/joc/news/government/2018/12/stronger-alberta-ottawa-announces-1-6b-canadas-oil-gas-sector

Canada Summer Jobs Grant – Employer applications are due by January 25, 2019:
https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/funding/canada-summer-jobs.html

B.C. farm workers’ minimum wage rise to match percentage increase of other sectors:
https://biv.com/article/2018/12/bc-farm-workers-minimum-wage-match-percentage-increase-provincial-levels

Big projects and labour top industry issues in 2018 for B.C.: https://canada.constructconnect.com/joc/news/associations/2019/01/big-projects-labour-top-industry-issues-2018-b-c

Canada’s top 10 construction projects of the month – November 2018: 
https://canada.constructconnect.com/joc/news/economic/2018/12/top-10-largest-construction-project-starts-in-canada-and-trend-graph-november-2018

Salary guide forecasts hiring increases, job market pressure for coming year:
https://canada.constructconnect.com/joc/news/economic/2018/12/salary-guide-forecasts-hiring-increases-job-market-pressure-coming-year

Bright spots ahead for B.C. forest industry in 2019:
https://www.nanaimobulletin.com/business/bright-spots-ahead-for-b-c-forest-industry-in-2019/

Retailers in B.C. preparing for slower growth, higher costs in 2019:
https://www.nanaimobulletin.com/business/retailers-in-b-c-preparing-for-slower-growth-higher-costs-in-2019/

Unemployment rate sticks at 43-year low of 5.6%:
https://www.nanaimobulletin.com/news/unemployment-rate-sticks-at-43-year-low-of-5-6/

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