Jobs of Tomorrow Report

According to the Forum’s Jobs of Tomorrow report, there will be a rapid influx of roles at the forefront
of the data and AI economy, as well as new roles in engineering, cloud computing and product
development. These jobs need talent with relevant skills, and importantly these skills can be learnt even by those without college degrees.”

https://www.weforum.org/reports/jobs-of-tomorrow-mapping-opportunity-in-the-new-economy

 

City of Surrey SHARP Program

The City of Surrey is once again running the Salmon Habitat Restoration Program (SHaRP)- 2020 marks the 25th anniversary of the program!
 
We are looking for Surrey high school students who are:
  1. Currently in Grade 12;
  2. Have a valid BC Class 5 or 7 Driver’s License, access to a vehicle for daily use, and accident-free driving record;
  3. Self‑motivated, enthusiastic, and safety-conscious;
  4. Passionate about the outdoors; and
  5. Eager to share their environmental interest with the community as part of a team.

We invite those qualified to submit their resume and cover letter to us by May 21, 2020 at sharpapplications@gmail.com. The employment period is from July 2 to August 26, 2020, 5 days per week and 7 hours per day at $15.75/hourCOVID-19 measures will be implemented to keep team members safe.

For more information about the SHaRP program, please visit: www.surrey.ca/sharp. If students have any questions or inquiries, please have them contact sharpapplications@gmail.com

UBC Geering Up

UBC Geering Up is excited to offer opportunities for secondary students to volunteer withour online STEM clubs!We would greatly appreciate if you wouldforward information about these exciting opportunitiestoScienceteachers, Career EducationteachersandCounsellors with the request that theyshare itwith interested students.For a complete list of Geering Up opportunities for students, see Geering Up.

Explore Cap U

Explore CapU Info Night
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Wondering what’s next after high school? Considering a career change? Want to update your skills? Explore CapU Info Night is the first step.
What can you explore?  Info about dozens of programs & student services.  How to apply for admission to CapU.  Opportunities for financial aid, student loans & awards.  Study abroad opportunities.  Connecting with CapU instructors.  Campus life from current students.

Coast Capital Youth Interm Program

Coast Capital is currently accepting applications for our Youth Intern Program. Attached you will find an overview of the program – it’s more than just a paycheque! . Applications close on Friday, April 10th at 11:59pm*.

What is the Coast Capital Youth Intern Program?
The Coast Capital Youth Intern Program gives students entering Grade 11 and 12 in September 2020 a unique, paid work experience opportunity to work at a Coast Capital branch, and in the community. They will also participate in meaningful volunteer experiences, and participate in a top-notch training program. Youth Interns work full time during July and August, as well as every Saturday once they’re back in school.

The Youth Intern Program is a one-year commitment, from July 1, 2020 to July 1, 2021. This year we will be hiring 12 students to represent the Mainland, and 8 students to represent Vancouver Island.

How to apply
We are accepting online applications until Friday, April 10th at 11:59pm*. Students can find more information about our program and the link to the application at http://www.coastcapitalsavings.com/youthinterns.

To be eligible to apply, students must be:

• Entering Grade 11 or 12 in September 2020
• Live in Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, or Greater Victoria
• Must be available to work full-time during July and August
• Must be able to work every Saturday during the school year
• Must be able to attend monthly meetings after school

All applicants will be advised of the status of their application via email; however, only short-listed students that meet our pre-determined criteria will be invited to a mandatory Information Session on Saturday, April 25, 2020. This is an opportunity for students to learn more about the Youth Intern Program and the commitment required, and is also an opportunity to ask questions, and get to know each other to see if the program is a good fit.

If you would like to make a referral, have any questions regarding the Coast Capital Youth Intern Program, or the application process please contact us via email at youthteam@coastcapitalsavings.com.

 

*Please note, we encourage students to apply as soon as possible and to not submit their application at the last minute

BCIT Aircraft Maintenance Session

Information Session
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Category ‘M’, Aircraft Gas Turbine Technician & Maintenance Technician Avionics
Thursday, February 27, 2020
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
BCIT ATC Campus
3800 Cessna Drive
Richmond, BC
Register

https://www.bcit.ca/event/aircraft-maintenance-engineer-category-m-aircraft-gas-turbine-technician-aviation-maintenance-technician-avionics-info-session-2/?tickets_process=#rsvp-now

Surrey Steps Up Employment Program

SURREY STEPS UP EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
We are pleased to share this information about Surrey Steps Up, a Surrey School District employment program. Surrey Steps Up will be delivered in partnership with Service Canada and is scheduled to run three cohorts during the 2019/20 school year plus one cohort in fall 2020. Program participants will receive employability skills training for four (4) weeks and given an opportunity to complete seven (7) weeks of paid employment with a local employer.
For additional information, please see Surrey Steps Up Intro and Surrey Steps Up Information flyer for students.
The deadline for applications is Friday, September 13, 2019. We apologize for the short timeline. Unfortunately, a condition of funding is that the program starts by the end of September

Surrey Steps Up Description – Students

Employment Now

EMPLOYMENT NOW: A cost-free program for young job seekers
Designed to transition graduating students and young adults aged 18 to 24 into Customer Service and Retail Sales jobs. It teaches them customer services/sales skills as well as gives them short-term training certification (e.g. Cashier training, Worldhost, FoodSafe, etc.).
WHAT DO WE OFFER?
• 3 weeks of training covering skills specific to retail and customer service jobs, interview techniques, resume writing and more
• Training and certifications such as Cashier Training, FoodSafe and First Aid
• Employer site visits
• One-to-one job coaching
• A job interview with one of our many employer partners
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
• You are between 18-24 years old
• You are unemployed or precariously employed
• You are legally entitled to work in Canada
• You are not participating in another government funded training program
• You are not a full time student

CONTACT INFO: 604-591-9262 ext.117 employmentprograms@bgcbc.ca