Drilling Rig Jobs

Get a career that has space for your lifestyle. Precision Drilling can offer a career that has room for your professional, personal, and family ambitions. Precision Drilling is Canada’s largest drilling contractor with a fleet of 108 well-maintained drilling rigs including Single, Double, Triple and Slant rigs. Our rigs and our employees are known as the best of the best, in terms of safety, …

The Alberta Jobs Now Program

Lisa C. Employment, Updates

The Alberta Jobs Now program is a key component of Alberta’s Recovery Plan to create jobs and diversify the economy by strengthening the workforce with skills training and employment grants. The program’s second application intake period will open on Nov. 10 with changes designed to help employers meet their labour needs and provide more Albertans with the skills they need …

Jobs with Census 2021

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Virtual information session on Enumerator jobs with the Canadian Census! Are you a student looking for a summer job? Looking for part-time evening and weekend work? Or you’d like to get some exercise and meet some of your neighbors? Attend this virtual information session on Enumerator jobs with the Canadian Census!

Essential Employment Skills for Entry Level Jobs

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Come join us in this new, four session training workshop series to enhance your employability skills and to increase your understanding of the Canadian workplace culture, including: . Canadian Employment Culture . Job Interview Skills . Job Search Strategies . Resume and Cover letter Writing  

New support to help communities create jobs and restart economy

Michelle Mak COVID-19, Daily Life, Employment, Newcomer Information, Updates

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on June 1st, 2020, that funding delivered through the federal Gas Tax Fund will be accelerated this year to help communities as quickly as possible while respecting public health guidelines. This means that $2.2 billion in annual federal infrastructure funding for communities will be delivered early, this will help communities quickly move forward with infrastructure …

Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot Takes Off – Eleven Communities to Attract Newcomers to Support Middle-class Jobs

Settlement ISC Citizenship & Immigration, Community, Updates

Eleven rural and northern communities have been selected by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) as part of the new Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot to invite newcomers to make these communities their forever homes. Claresholm in Alberta was selected as one of the communities to participate in this new innovative, community-driven model that will help fill labour gaps.

Canada’s economy adds 106,500 jobs in the April

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In April 2019, Canada’s economy added 106,500 jobs and most of them were full time according to Statistics Canada’s latest labour force survey. This unexpected increase helped drop the unemployment rate from 5.8% in March to 5.7%. The gains were spread throughout many industries including both service and factory sectors. In wholesale and retail trade positions, employment rose by 32,400 and in the construction sector, 29,200 jobs were added. A rush of 66,400 part time positions for workers between ages 15 – 24 also helped lower the youth unemployment rate from 10.7% to 10.3%.

Government’s plan to help Canadians find and keep good jobs

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Budget 2019 is the next step in the government’s plan to ensure middle class Canadians will benefit from Canada’s economic growth. This action plan includes helping more Canadians find affordable housing, prepare them for well-paying jobs, helping them retire with confidence and allowing them to be able to afford the prescription drugs they need. On March 22 2019, the Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification highlighted how investments in Budget 2019 will help Canadians find and keep good jobs in a rapidly changing job market and the increasingly competitive global economy.