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ISSofBC Skilled Immigrants Hiring Fair – January 27, 2023

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

When: January 27, 2023 

Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm | OPEN TO ALL 

Where: 

ISSofBC Welcome Centre | 2610 Victoria Dr., Vancouver, BC V5N 4L2 

(2nd Floor, Rooms # 201, 202, 203 

Job Opportunities: bioLytical Laboratories Inc, Canucks Sports and Entertainment (CSE), the City of Vancouver, FPS Food Processing Solutions, ISSofBC, Microserve, Parq Vancouver, the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE), Sophos, Trail Appliances, and Vancouver Coastal Health, with Building Builders as our service provider participant.  

Food Processing Solutions FPS is looking for: Application Technologist, Assistant Engineer, CNC Machine Operator, Panel Assembler, Control System Designer, Control Technologist, Design Engineer, Field Safety Manager, General Worker, Health and Safety Coordinator, Health and Safety Manager, HUB Coordinator, Installation Technician/Trainee, Mechanical Designer, PLC Programmer, Production Assistant (planning & control), Project Coordinator, Project Engineer, Project Manager, Purchaser, QA Technologist (Electrical), Receiver, Sales Support Administrator, Service Technician 

SOPHOS is looking for: Technical Support Engineer NSG (Remote Canada) 

Microserve is looking for: Computer Install Technician (Burnaby), Service Dispatcher Team Lead (Hybrid BC), Account Executive (Edmonton/Calgary), Systems Consultant (Remote), Asset Recovery Technician (Edmonton), Service Dispatcher Team Lead (Hybrid in BC), End User Computer Specialist (Remote), Help Desk Technician (Vancouver), Deskside Service Technician (Fix Term – 6 months), Professional Services Manager (Remote), Service Technician (Tobe), Project Coordinator (Tobe), Managed Print Project Manager, Senior Java Developer, Project Manager 

Canucks Sports & Entertainment (CSE) is looking for: Quick Service Attendant, Post Event Housekeeper, Event Housekeeper, Conversions Staff

Parq Hotel is looking for: Bartender, Cocktail Server, Food and Beverage Cashier, Parq Resort Security Officer, Resort Chauffeur, Security Officer

ISSofBC is looking for: Claims Accountant (full-time), Executive Coordinator – CEO Office and Board of Directors (full-time), Student Intern, Finance Department Assistant (Temp full-time), Employer Relations Specialist (full-time / part-time), Resource Advisor (full-time), Career Facilitator (Temp full-time), Case Manager(full-time), Career Strategist (full-time), LINC Instructors (part-time / substitute), Early Childhood Education (ECE) (part-time / substitute), Settlement Case Manager – Arabic (full-time), Volunteer Coordinator (Temp part-time), MAP Case Manager (full-time), Settlement Manager (full-time), Housing Search Worker (full-time) and promoting Career Paths, Gateway to Tourism, and SmartMove programs 

Building Builders is promoting programs for: Mentorship in the construction industry

Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) is looking for: Assistant Manager-Food &Beverage, Housekeeper – Graveyard, Maintenance Manager – Trades, Event Manager, Film Operations, Assistant, People & Culture, Talent Acquisition Lead – People & Culture 

Trail Appliances is looking for: Office administrators, Delivery Assistants, Delivery Drivers, Delivery Managers, Warehouse Assistants and Project Coordinators 

bioLytical Laboratories Inc. is looking for: Production Assistant, QA Associate, QC Associate, Maintenance Technician, Material Handler, International Shipper/Receiver 

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for: Housekeeping Aide, as well as a range of positions from clinical to corporate work environments 

City of Vancouver is looking for: To be announced 

Details

Date:
January 27
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Immigrant Women’s Peer Support Program Leadership and Facilitation Training
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Job Search & Personal Development Workshops For Newcomers With Disabilities
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H.E.A.L Employment Program
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12 Steps Addiction Recovery
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Fridays 9:30 – 11:30 am

Addiction & Mental Health Recovery
Muslim Food Bank and Community Services
Sundays 7:30 pm

ASPIRE Toastmasters Club
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Daily Food Distribution
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Saturday Youth Leadership Program
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