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Posted By Jackie Burns, VP Western Region, on Thursday, Oct 9, 2014
The improving US housing market and other international trends are driving Canada’s forestry industry in a way not seen for almost 10 years, which is in turn driving demand for skilled tradespeople such as millwrights, heavy-duty mechanics and electricians. It’s a good time to be in forestry, but it also creates unique challenges for the industry.
Refer a Tradesperson and receive $150 gift voucher.
Posted By Rowan O'Grady, on Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014
This fall we are proud to celebrate that our Hays Vancouver team has been serving the BC labour market for 10 years and many would agree that living and working in the city has undergone some positive changes over this last decade.The office has grown alongside the backdrop of various economic conditions and we are proud to have placed close to 10,000 people in permanent and temporary roles across a variety of industries in BC in the last 10 years.
Posted By Jackie Burns, on Monday, Sep 22, 2014
September 21 to September 27 2014, marks this year's National Forest Week here in Canada. During this week, Canadians are encouraged to take part in learning about the country's forest heritage and to help build awareness about this valuable resource. Did you know, that in 2012 alone, Canada's Forestry sector provided direct employment for 224,410 people in highly skilled and well paid positions. Growing shortages in Canada's forestry sector is fuelling shortage in Canada's resources & mining industry.
Posted By Jim Fearon, on Thursday, Sep 18, 2014
Join one of Canada's and North America’s leading, multi-disciplinary general contractors. They have a proven track record of delivering marquee projects throughout the region within the building, civil and industrial disciplines, and offer their clients a broad spectrum of construction services that include EPC, design-build, general contracting and construction management. We currently have vacancies for Project Managers, Site Supers, Estimators and BIM Specialists. For information about any of the roles, please contact Jim Fearon, (firstname.lastname@example.org) directly.
Posted by Jim Fearon, Vice President Central North America on Friday, Aug 15, 2014
Hays is proud to be the official recruitment partner of West Fraser, the largest lumber producer in North America with 7,500 employees in 40 operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States.
Hays and West Fraser share the belief that employees drive business success. West Fraser offers employees outstanding opportunities for growth and is recognized as one of Canada's 10 Best Companies to Work For (2014), one of Canada’s Top 100 Companies (2013 & 2014) and a Best Employer for Recent Graduates.