News

Jobs fair in Terrace today

Avanti Kitsault Mine Ltd. operations site Manager Finn Conradsen attends the BC Jobs Fair today at Terrace
Avanti Kitsault Mine Ltd. operations site Manager Finn Conradsen attends the BC Jobs Fair today at Terrace's Sportsplex alongside Nadine Israel, a training coach with the British Columbia Mine Training Association. Avanti has partnered with the association on training and employment opportunities for Aboriginal people in the mining sector.
— image credit: Lauren Benn Photo

The BC Jobs Fair started at noon today at Terrace's Sportsplex, attracting locals wanting information about regional employment.

Business, education and government representatives are present with information about current and future job opportunities in the region and province, as well as training and job resources.

The event runs until 7 p.m. today.

Examples of those in attendance include Terrace's Best Western Hotel, Progressive Ventures Ltd., Northwest Community College, Avanti Kitsault Mines Ltd., Bechtel with information on the Kitimat Modernization Project, Pacific Northern Gas and a B.C. Jobs Start Here mobile exhibit.

This is all part of the province's BC Jobs Plan. Events like these have been held across the province since the end of September and will wrap up in Vancouver on Nov. 30. For more information about B.C. jobs visit WorkBC.ca.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Amrik Virk advised Kwantlen on secret executive bonus
 
Flu vaccine less effective against mutant strain
 
Red Chris and Klabona Keepers in Terrace court today
Terrace man is missing
 
Welfare rates leave bad taste
 
Christmas store opens in the Elk Valley
Robbery, assault land Penticton man in jail
 
Blanket drive warming up the community
 
SOWINS wants everyone to share the spirit of giving

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 26 edition online now. Browse the archives.