Career Link’s Job Fair: Tuesday March 11, 2014!

Career Link is excited to host our first ever Job Fair on Tuesday, March 11. This event will be an opportunity for job seekers and employers to meet face to face. Enjoy free snacks, door prizes and light refreshments while engaging with local employers. A variety of business sectors will be attending including, healthcare, food services, recreation,... Continue Reading →

Working in “Fort Mac”– a primer

I have a friend working up in Fort McMurray who has steadily moved up the ranks in the industry.  I got in touch with him over the weekend to ask a few questions about the industry and what it takes to successfully land a job. -Brodie D'Angio Fort McMurray – Questions: We're trying to put... Continue Reading →

Powell River Employers: Career Link needs YOUR help. Take our quick survey today (you can win a prize!)

Calling all Powell River Employers: Career Link is hosting a job fair! Are you having trouble finding qualified, motivated employees? We can help you save both time and money while meeting your recruiting needs. Scheduled for early spring, this free event will bring together employers and jobseekers in a low-pressure, structured environment. Employers will benefit from free... Continue Reading →

Return of the Bladerunners

BladeRunners helps “youth at greater risk than others of not making a successful transition to the workplace and establishing themselves within the labour market.” They have been identified as facing multiple barriers to employment that are overcome by gaining certain employment-related skills, applied work experience and access to information required to make a successful transition into the workplace.... Continue Reading →

Step by Step: Credit Cards and You

By Susan Biagi Jobseekers will often lament, “If I only had a job, my life would be perfect.”   A new job, however, can’t solve old problems. Consider credit-card debt: a new job will sometimes eliminate that debt—for awhile. Too often, however, the debt starts creeping back. This is usually because the problem is not the... Continue Reading →

Summer Jobs and You(th)!

If you are a young person between the ages of 13 and 30 and looking for work in Powell River we suggest you add a visit to the Service Canada Centre for Youth (SCCY) to your job search to-do list. Why? Because the SCCY is where job seekers and employers get connected! And who’s helping... Continue Reading →

Free Job Search Workshops at Career Link

Career Link is excited to present new Job Search Workshops for Powell River job seekers.  You, our fantastic clients, have spoken and suggested new content and a reduced time commitment to cover them.  We've listened, gone back to the drawing board and come up with what we hope is a great new selection of workshops that are of most importance to you right now in your job... Continue Reading →

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