• Career Zone

Services for Employers

WorkBC Centres can support your business by matching your open positions to suitable candidates, increasing your workplace diversity and reducing the costs of hiring and onboarding new employees. 

 

We offer a range of FREE services to Employers:

 

Employer Resources

We can save you time and money with the following employment services for employers:

  • Organization and promotion of recruitment events across Metro Vancouver (Hiring Fairs, Employer Presentations, Employer Panels) 
  • Space at our WorkBC Centres to conduct interviews 
  • WorkBC Job Board for Employers to list their positions
  • Pre-screening qualified candidates for job openings

 

Wage Subsidy

The Wage Subsidy allows Employers to hire job-ready candidates who need work experience and skills enhancement. It also provides financial support to employers who hire and train eligible candidates, covering up to 50% of new employee wages for up to 24 weeks.

Post-placement supports are also provided, such as check-ins to review progress and job coaches to assist with orientation and support. 

 


Unpaid Work Experience 

Unpaid Work Experience provides job seekers with valuable work experience and enables them to improve their skills by working in a relevant employment environment. 

This helps employers find workers by eliminating hiring and training costs as well as allowing them to hire candidates for seasonal jobs.

 

Job Matching

Let us support you fill vacant positions FASTER by screening and short-listing candidates, organizing interviews, and providing job start financial supports to candidates who are eligible!

 


 

Contact one of our Placement Specialists:

WorkBC Centre North Vancouver​: Kathleen Kim, Lead Job Developer | kkim@ywcavan.org

WorkBC Centre Vancouver South​: Tamara Ling, Lead Job Developer | tling@ywcavan.org

​WorkBC Centres Port Coquitlam (Tri-Cities): Louise Roberts, Job Developer | lroberts@ywcavan.org​