News Archive 2013

March 28, 2013

Manning Park Resort set to close - Manning Park Resort is closing indefinitely on April 1 due to financial hardship. The Bowra Group took over management of the facility from Gibson Pass in 2009 when the resort went into receivership. Despite generating about $5 million in revenue annually, president David Bowra said the resort is no longer profitable, especially from April to June and October to December. Read more...

March 28, 2013

Riverside College Open House - Thursday, March 28, 2013 1:30 - 5:300 -- See Poster Read more...

February 27, 2013

JOB FAIR --- LOOKING TO MAKE SOME BREAD OR A NEW CAREER Weston Bakeries Ltd. – Langley Plant is currently looking for full-time and part-time employees to join our team.  We offer a competitive wage and great opportunities for growth with an Industry Leader and National Canadian Company. POSITIONS:    EQUIPMENT OPERATORS, GENERAL     PLANT WORKERS, SHIPPERS & MAINTENANCE MECHANICS                    Read more...

February 26, 2013

Bricklayer level 1 course starting on March 11th to April 19th  -- There may be opportunities at the Kitimat Rio Tinto Project for new apprentices at that time Training happens in Surrey.  Suitable clients will have their own transportation and not be EI eligible.   Gary Schwaiger IPTQ | Trades Employment Specialist STEP:  Skilled Trades Employment Program British Columbia Construction Association Located at:  Vancouver Regional Construction Association Read more...

February 04, 2013

Workplace Training Program through Mission Community Services and University of the Fraser Valley.  See Attached Read more...

February 04, 2013

Are you an immigrant looking for money to buy tools, achieve a certification or upgrade your skills? Read more...

January 23, 2013

Walmart and other stores opening in Abbotsford Highstreet Mall. Read more...

January 14, 2013

Advanced Nutrients Job Fair Jan 16 & 17 – 3 pm – 5 pm 102 – 32526 George Ferguson Way, Abbotsford (when you arrive, please do not park in the “customer only” parking stalls)   We are Advanced Nutrients – the world’s premier company making nutrient and supplement products for hydroponic gardeners.  Our company is known as innovative and our products are powerful and uniquely effective.   We are currently recruiting for: Read more...