8 Steps to a successful job fair

By Melany Hallam Spring is job fair season – the time of year when many Powell Riverites begin looking for summer employment. Job fairs are a great idea in theory, but successfully getting hired as the result of one takes planning and a lot of work. Here are some ideas to get you started: Do... Continue Reading →

Family Literacy Day 2018

  By Melany Hallam January 27 is Family Literacy Day. You may not think it has anything to do with you as a person searching for work in Powell River, but literacy is more than just learning how to read and write. “Literacy” helps you learn new skills and increase your earning potential at work... Continue Reading →

Coastal Postings: April 2017

In April 2017… We had 93 job postings through Career Link and 29 found elsewhere = 122 total postings placed on our board 176 individual positions were offered. We had 26 job re-postings This is how the # of positions were distributed among the 122 postings: Accommodations 27 Administration & Business Support 4 Agriculture 4... Continue Reading →

What is BladeRunners? BladeRunners is one of the most successful youth employment programs in BC. It helps participants with multiple barriers to employment to successfully transition into the workplace. By providing essential certifications and personal guidance, BladeRunners helps to ensure participants have what it takes to get hired. This session of BladeRunners is geared towards... Continue Reading →

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