Now Hiring! Summer Job Fair

Exhibitor Profiles

 

March 13, 2013

11:00am-3:00pm

UFV Abbotsford Campus

Building B – Alumni Hall (Outside of A&R)

 


Abbotsford Youth Commission

 

The Abbotsford Youth Commission is a non-profit youth serving agency that strives to identify, promote, improve, increase, and provide programs and services for youth. We offer a multitude of programs for youth including leadership, mentorship, self esteem building, bullying prevention, recreation, life skills and more.

 

Website: www.abbyyouth.com

Position Types: Youth Program Leaders


AbbotsfordWORKS

 

 

AbbotsfordWORKS is funded by the Province of British Columbia and provides FREE specialized employment assistance services for unemployed clients who are legally entitled to work in Canada and live in the Abbotsford area.

 

Website: www.abbotsfordworks.com

Position Types: Summer jobs in berry processing plants; part time jobs in coffee shops, retail, etc.


Advanced Nutrients

Advanced Nutrients is the world’s premier manufacturer and distributor of nutrient and supplement products for hydroponic and organic gardeners. Located in Abbotsford, B.C., our products are known as innovative, powerful and uniquely effective. We are growing rapidly with offices throughout North America, Asia, and Europe, and are looking to add highly skilled individuals to build on our success.

 

Website: www.advancednutrients.com/

Position Types: Inside Sales, Media/Marketing, Finance, Administration


Aerotek

Aerotek has 3 local offices, our main office is in Burnaby and we have two offices in the Fraser Valley (Surrey and Abbotsford). We are networking to opportunities for the summer and want to meet with skilled individuals that will represent Aerotek.

 

Website: www.aerotekcanada.ca

Position Types: Steel Fabricator, Shop Welder, Machinist, Food Production, Warehouse, Order Picker, Millwrights, Designers, Drafters, Instrumentation


Allegiance 1 Security

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Guard services such as Mobile Patrols, Special Events, On site security, Alarm Response and we have a BST security Training Academy for students to receive their security License which is mandatory in BC.

 

Website: www.allegiance1.ca

Position Types: Mobile Drivers, Special Events, On-Site Security


BC Public Service Agency: Aboriginal Youth Internship Program

The Aboriginal Youth Internship Program is a 12-month paid internship for Aboriginal youth residing in B.C., age 29 and under. Interns are placed in provincial government ministries for nine months and then in Aboriginal organizations for the last three months of their internship.

 

Website: http://employment.gov.bc.ca/aboriginal_youth_internship_program

Position Types: Various, depends on ministry placements


College Pro Painters

College Pro has been a leader in the development of young entrepreneurs for over four decades. Each year, we coach and mentor over 600 franchise owners across North America. Using a simple business model (painting and window cleaning) we are able to focus on developing core business skills in our people through conference seminars, in-field coaching, weekly mentorship, and real-world experience.

 

Website: www.collegepro.com

Position Types: Franchise Managers, Painters, Marketers, Window Cleaners


Costco Wholesale

Costco's mission is "to continually provide our members with quality goods and services at the lowest possible prices." They offer a wide range of product categories with a narrow selection of the most popular items and styles within each category. Join the team! Costco Wholesale offers Part-time and Full-time positions, great benefits, excellent hourly wages, and equal employment opportunities.

 

Website: www.costco.ca

Position Types: All position types - ranging from service (front end, ancillilary depts, etc.) to stocking/floor positions. Costco is committed to promoting from within the company. The majority of our management team is "home grown". They also have unique opportunities/programs for students seeking ongoing employment while attending school. Stop by and find out what may work for you.


Guillevin International Co.

 

 

 

Founded in 1906, Guillevin International has grown into one of Canada's largest distributors of electrical products, industrial supplies as well as safety products & equipment. Throughout the years, the company has gained an enviable position in the forefront of the North-American distribution industry owing to its flawless commitment towards its customers.

 

Website: www.guillevin.com

Position Types: Management Trainees


Hand in Hand Child Care Society

Hand in Hand Child Care is a non-profit society located on site at schools focusing on friendship, fun and learning through play. In their School Age (5-12 years of age) program tget assist in development of the virtues such as kindness, respect, and community. Preschool programs are designed to teach children social and early literacy skills indirectly through play, songs, and stories.

 

Website: www.handinhand.ca

Position Types: Summer student positions in - Administration, Supervisor, and Assistants. Other positions for Assistants and Substitutes in all programs.


 Langbroek, Louwerse & Thiessen LLP

 

Langbroek, Louwerse & Thiessen, Certified General Accountants, are ambitious, hardworking keeners who are dedicated to helping our clients achieve their goals, while paying the least amount of tax possible. Their practice areas are Agri-business, Small and Medium Sized Business, First Nations, Charitable Organizations, Taxation, Estate Planning, Business Planning and Business Coaching.

Website: www.lltcga.com

Position Types: Junior Accountants


Love Global Foundation

The Love Global Foundation is an Abbotsford based foundation that provides grants in the form of story-telling materials and support to missionaries on the ground. The missionaries they partner with are often independent, or in the "start-up" phase. They can be found all around the world. 

 

Website: www.loveglobal.comhttp://pinterest.com/pin/240238961344374452/

Position Types: Communication, Technology, Human Resources


New Westminster Police Department

 

The City of New Westminster's police agency is looking to expand their close-knit, community-oriented team.

 

Website: www.nwpolice.org

Position Types: Police Officers


Royal Westminster Regiment

The Royal Westminster Regiment is a Primary Reserve Infantry Regiment of the Canadian Forces based in New Westminster and Chilliwack, British Columbia. The Regiment trains locally and each member is highly trained and capable of fighting side by side with regular force personnel in various capacities.

 

Website: www.army.gc.ca/iaol/143000440001134/index-Eng.html

Position Types: Infantry Officer, RMS Clerk, Infantry NCM


Soprema Incorporated

 

Soprema is a $3.2B manufacturer of waterproofing materials for the construction industry and the most-experienced producer of green roof systems worldwide. Headquartered in Strasbourg, France, Soprema has more than 20 factories worldwide, including Germany, Switzerland, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Poland, Italy, the US & Canada, located in Chilliwack.

 

Website: www.soprema.ca

Position Types: Forklift driver/Palletiser


Stream

 

Stream Chilliwack provides a full complement of support services for English and French customers in the North America market, and has been recognized by the Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce as both Employer of the Year and Established Business of the Year.

 

Website: www.stream.com

Position Types: Customer Support Professional, Technical Support Professional


TYCROP Manufacturing Ltd.

 

Our most valuable asset is our staff of over 300 talented people – and it shows. The people that work at TYCROP come here, learn here, and stay here for many years – it is this shared, collective expertise and a never-ending pursuit of improvement through applied innovation and teamwork that gives our company a decided competitive advantage in everything we do.

 

Website: www.tycrop.com

Position Types: Welders, Welding Fabricators, Metal Fabricators, Engineerining, Business Administration


Vector Marketing

 

 

 

Established in 1981 with over 300 offices across North America Vector Sales Reps market Cutco products direct to consumers through one-on-one, in-home appointments. The flexible schedules are ideally suited for students, Vector representatives gain skills such as time management and effective communication, which differentiate themselves from all other students. $14,000 in scholarships awarded.

 

Website: www.vmcanada.ca

Position Types: Spring/Summer


Vivint 

Vivint, Inc. is one of the largest home automation companies in North America. Operating from offices throughout the United States and Canada. Vivint is dedicated to enhancing security, convenience and energy efficiency. We do this through a combination of award-winning customer service and smart technology. We are look for dedicated hardworking individuals to fill our sales rep positions.

 

Website: www.vivint.ca

Position Types: Sales Representatives


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