Career Centre

Exhibitor Profiles

Thank you to our 2018 exhibitors!

  • A large social service organization, encompassing early childhood development, counselling and youth services, immigrant settlement, seniors services and antipoverty and advocacy services
  • 450 employees feeling appreciated with a sense of contribution and connection to clients and their community, making meaningful differences in the lives of those they serve
  • A welcoming workplace, supporting respectful, safe, fair and open communication
  • Good benefits, vacation time, flexible work hours, staff days, and personal and professional growth opportunities 
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  • Committed to ensuring safety and security by enforcing the law, preventing crime, and responding to community needs
  • 216+ sworn police officers, 100+ civilian staff, and 80+ volunteers dedicated to providing the highest quality of police service to the citizens of Abbotsford
  • Salary: First Class Constable is (after Jan 1, 2018) $100,220/yr
  • APD is the 3rd largest municipal force in BC, looking after the largest city by area (376.5 sq. kms.) in the province
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  • One of the oldest freestanding professional schools of psychology in North America
  • Faculty and students—along with our Institutes + Centers—are pursuing and producing unprecedented work on social issues including immigration and detention, social exclusion, the social determinants of mental health, LGBTQ mental health, and parenting
  • The following programs are offered: Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology, Master of Counselling Psychology non-thesis program, Master of Counselling Psychology: Art Therapy, Master of Arts in Organizational Psychology program, Master of Public Policy and Administration: two concentration available, Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology (PsyD)
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  • One of twenty national research stations operated by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  • Hires experts in a variety of disciplines who can use their knowledge and expertise to set a course for the agriculture and agri-food industry, as well as experts in finance, human resource management, information technology communications and many other professions for operations to run smoothly
  • As members of the federal Public Service, AAFC employees enjoy competitive salaries, an attractive pension plan and a comprehensive benefits package
  • Number of employees: approximately 4,000
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  • Values all property in the province using data applications to create an annual assessment roll which informs and acts as an important factor for municipal and provincial taxation planning, policy and decision making
  • Values employee advancement, work-life balance, and a supportive environment built on trust in one another
  • Average salary: $40,000-$50,000 (depending on job title)
  • Number of employees: 800
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  • Providing safe and secure custody of adult inmates with many opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Great shift patterns to allow for a healthy work-life balance
  • Approximately 1200 Correctional Officers province-wide
  • Salary: $41,803.67 - $57,781.28 annually plus a Temporary Market Adjustment for new recruit training, and a competitive extended health benefit package
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  • Employs over 4,500 unionized staff in paramedic, call taker and dispatcher roles, as well as transfer coordinators and critical transfer nurses in the Patient Transfer Network. 
  • New hires start in PT/Casual roles, allowing flexibility for scheduling and working as a student, while you build experience
  • Paramedics can work anywhere in the province, allowing you to explore BC while you work, as well as offering many opportunities to grow along different career paths within the same provincial organization
  • Average salary: entry level rate of pay for Primary Care Paramedics is currently $24.53 per hour
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  • Began with a small office in Winnipeg over 90 years ago and has grown to more than 100 locations across Canada, and thousands more around the world
  • Today there are over 3,000 accounting professionals in offices from Vancouver to St. John’s, serving more than 50,000 clients
  • Committed to fostering strong relationships through hands-on partner involvement and exceptional service tailored to clients’ needs
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  • Dedicated to safeguarding food, animals and plants, which enhances the health and well-being of Canada's people, environment and economy
  • Strategic priorities include changing the way food risk is managed, supporting the industry's ability to compete globally, and embracing technology
  • Currently renewing its commitment to priorities which will be implemented through specific projects and through the normal evolution of day-to-day work
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  • Provides healthcare services in private homes, assisted-living facilities, long-term care facilities, clinics, hospitals and transitional and residential community care homes they develop and manage
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  • A leading Canadian-based global financial institution
  • Recently recognized as the strongest bank in Canada, strongest bank in North America, and third strongest in the world
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  • Offers highly-specialized services to businesses of all types including uniforms, facility services, safety supplies, fire protection solutions, flame resistant clothing, cleanroom resources, and promotional products.
  • Benefits of working at Cintas include: culture, career advancement, and competitive compensation
  • Number of employees: 300 at the Langley Location, 35,000+ worldwide, operating in 420 facilities, including six manufacturing sites and nine distribution centers
  • Cintas is a Fortune 500 company and publicly traded on the Nasdaq (CTAS)
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  • A community of approximately 84,000 people, located 100 kilometers east of the City of Vancouver
  • Has a corporate commitment to efficiency, accountability and service for both current and prospective residents and businesses
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  • Canada's largest credit union by membership with 50 branches serving 532,000 members in the Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Vancouver Island and Okanagan regions of British Columbia
  • Competitive pay, bonus, and flexible benefits with an average salary of $61,188.04
  • Number of employees: 1650 with 350+ people hired in 2017
  • Winner of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures and a BC Top 100 Employer in 2017, striving to invest 7% of pre-tax profits back into local communities with a goal of building a richer future for youth by investing in three key areas: Financial Empowerment, Educational Success, and Healthy Minds 
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  • Canada's largest security organization composed of 1200 employees providing complete security solutions that integrate highly trained personnel and technology
  • Benefits of working at Commissionaires include receiving 50% off the Basic Security Training Course (conditions apply), obtaining valuable experience as a stepping stone into a career in law enforcement career, and flexible employment opportunities with a variety of job categories to choose from
  • Average Salary: depends on worksite
  • Started in 1927, original mandate and goal is to give back to all those who serve and have served in the community and country, including RCMP members and veterans 
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  • A non-profit organization comprised of over 450 employees representing 60 countries worldwide providing care in communities across British Columbia to those living with disabilities
  • Services range from 24-hour residential care to skills-based day programs to respite care for families
  • Benefits to being an employee include knowing the work supports marginalized people, a warm, supportive environment with like-minded people, and opportunities to use my skills and for personal growth
  • Starting wage for support worker positions is $17.47/hr 
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  • High-volume mass merchandiser operating in 9 provinces across Canada, offering a fun, fast-paced work environment with a variety of high-paying, entry-level positions
  • In addition to warehouse operation jobs, there are a variety of skilled positions available in the following services and businesses: Fresh Foods, Photo Centre, Pharmacy, Optical Centre, and more
  • Various philanthropic initiatives, such as children’s hospital, United Way, and Backpack Program  
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  • The largest waterpark in BC with over 16 slides, 5 hot tubs, and 5 food outlets
  • Over 300 jobs to students every year spanning over 10 different positions 
  • Benefits of working at Cultus Lake Water Park include high-quality training and experience, ample hours, and a positive work environment
  • Cultus Lake Waterpark has been providing student summer jobs since 1985, with nearly 50% of employees returning year after year assuming supervisory roles
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  • Offers many ways to help people find work, including finding job opportunities and assisting with job search
  • Has experienced, supportive staff, ready to help one put their best foot forward and create an irresistible impression, including fine tuning resumes and interview prep
  • Also offers specialized services
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  • A smart home company, giving customers complete control of their homes from their smart phones
  • A job at Fluent is the stepping stone for a bigger, brighter future
  • Wants to make summer employment into something more, by giving the opportunity for growth, not just financially but as a person 
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  • One of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities, with over 24,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and nearly 6,500 volunteers
  • Provides a wide range of integrated health care services to more than 1.6 million people living in communities stretching from Burnaby to White Rock to Hope and oversee operations of 12 acute care hospitals, tertiary teaching hospitals and services in public health, home health, mental health and residential care facilities
  • Although proud of the innovation, commitment, professionalism and tenacity of physicians, employees and volunteers, it's the people who make Fraser Health unique
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  • Founded by London Life more than 140 years ago, offering financial security planning and advice, savings and investments, retirement income, and life insurance
  • A network of more than 3,700 exclusive financial security advisors located in financial centres across Canada
  • Offers unparalleled services to businesses and individuals alike within the scope of financial services, reinforced by its association with Great-West Life and fellow subsidiary Canada Life
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  • Canada’s largest fitness company and fourth largest fitness club chain in the world
  • Over 385 fitness clubs served by over 13,000 employees and 2,500 corporate partners
  • Top 3 benefits of working at GoodLife: Work-Life Balance, Health & Compensation, Career Development
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  • Provides a safe, caring environment that helps children develop a solid foundation of skills that contribute towards future success
  • Offers preschool programs as well as before and after school care programs for school aged children
  • Care is offered on-site at 14 elementary schools located in Abbotsford, working closely with the school district and community members to provide quality care for children and families
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  • Founded in 1998 with the merger of 11 privately held insurance brokerages, growing to a network of more than 400 integrated brokerages across North America, leading it to be one of the largest insurance brokers in the world
  • Represents a broad, deep, one-of-a-kind aggregation of insurance entrepreneurs
  • Welcoming entry through senior level insurance professionals to learn more about opportunities available 
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  • Providing full service financial advising with a vision to improve clients’ financial well-being
  • Accomplished through comprehensive planning, and being respectful to the community
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  • A high-energy team of go-getters, storytellers, and experts in all things digital who work tirelessly to get a business, product, or message seen and heard
  • Benefits to working at Jelly include getting to work in Historic Fort Langley with some incredible brands like La-Z-Boy Furniture, Church's Chicken, Abbotsford Airshow, Choices Markets, and working alongside some of the smartest and brightest minds when it comes to digital marketing & PR
  • Average salary: $40,000, number of employees: 15 
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  • A not-for profit organization which provides support to individuals who experience multiple barriers due to mental health, substance abuse issues, developmental disabilities, or involvement in the criminal justice system
  • Strives to promote and ensure the safety of communities throughout the Lower Mainland and the Fraser Valley and to improve the quality of life for the individuals who require assistance
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  • A medium sized firm of Chartered Professional Accountants based in Chilliwack
  • Purpose is assisting business owners and not for profits in achieving their goals with a focus in building long term relationships and driving for continuous improvement 
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  • One of BC's largest campuses of care
  • Ranges from independent living to complex care for 700 residents over 11.5 acres in Abbotsford
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  • A leading accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada serving and responding to the needs of clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors
  • Number of employees: over 4100
  • Benefits to working at MNP include it being recognized as one of the Best Employers in Canada, commitment to a balanced lifestyle to thrive both in and out of the office, and building on one another's strengths and to learn from one another 
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  • A progressive, globally recognized fruit processing company located in Abbotsford
  • Experienced increased growth over the last number of years because of high standards for product quality, customer service, attention to detail, and our food safety programs 
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  • A provider of basic security officer services with 25 offices from coast to coast and over 10,000 employees, and the only security company to receive the Best Managed Companies Award
  • Benefits of working at Paladin include competitive pay, extensive training, and opportunity
  • Services include guard services, systems technology, investigative risk management, emergency management, and security counseling
  • Average salary ranges from $12-17 per hour 
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  • Manufacturer of retractable screens for doors, windows, and oversize openings
  • Company was started out of a single car garage 25 years ago – now sold over 2 million screens with 150 employees
  • Benefits of working at Phantom include friendly people, clean and safe work environment, and opportunities for growth
  • Average salary depends on position, however production and assembly is $15 per hour
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  • Canada's most innovative technical services provider in the areas of Electrical, Mechanical and ICAT (Information, Communications & Automation Technologies)
  • Benefits to working at Plan include competitive compensation & benefits, collaborative work environment, and opportunities for growth and mobility
  • Number of employees is approximately 100 in Vancouver, and over 2,000 across Canada 
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  • Building on more than 70 years of history in British Columbia, a member owned financial co-operative with branches from Vancouver to Kelowna
  • Prides itself on building relationships and serving members through sixteen branches and business banking centres; online and mobile banking; and a locally-based contact centre
  • Through our membership in The Exchange network, our members enjoy fee-free access to more than 3,300 ATMs across Canada
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  • The gateway to hundreds of diverse career opportunities across Canada and overseas for students and soon-to-be graduates
  • Jobs range from policy analysts to software engineers and skilled trades positions, from border services officers, to physical scientists and statisticians
  • Benefits of working at this organization include meaningful work, opportunities to build a career, a diverse and inclusive workplace, and a respectful and supportive work environment with a focus on building healthy, respectful and supportive cultures to help ensure innovation and continuous improvement
  • Average salary: $47,729 to $140,700 and beyond, number of employees: over 263,000
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  • One of Canada's largest banks and one of North America's leading diversified financial service companies
  • Provides personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services, and capital market products and services on a global basis
  • Over 80,000 full and part time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 35 other countries
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  • A University campus in Victoria dedicated to be leaders and partners in the transformation of career and life that results from the education being taught
  • Benefits of attending RRU include flexible & relevant programs, and a 12:1 student to faculty ratio, and more than 55 programs offered on-campus, online & hybrid
  • Dozens of Hollywood blockbusters filmed on campus, including X-Men & Deadpool, more than 24,000 alumni from 60 countries with 70% of students being  working professionals
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  • The maker of FME® and the global leader in spatial data transformation technology used by thousands of customers in more than 116 countries
  • Benefits of working at Safe Software include a focus on employee satisfaction and friendship, encouraging continuous learning and professional growth opportunities, and encouraging staff to continue innovating and
  • Average co-op salary: $17-$24 per hour, with over 50% of permanent staff starting as one
  • Total number of employees equal over 150, including co-ops
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  • A made-in-Canada success story that has grown internationally, Saputo produces, markets, and distributes a wide range of quality products, including cheese, milk, yogurt, dairy ingredients and snack-cakes.
  • The largest dairy company in Canada, and the 12th largest dairy producer in the world, employing over 10,000 people throughout operations in Canada, the United States and Argentina
  • Products are sold in more than 50 countries under well-known brand names such as Dairyland, Armstrong, Baxter and Neilson
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  • The largest paint company in the world with the recent acquisition of Valspar in June 2017.
  • Founded by Henry Sherwin and Edward Williams in 1866
  • Benefits of working at Sherwin-Williams include an aggressive growth plan in Canada (75 more stores to year 2020), an extensive training program, and promotional opportunities
  • Number of employees: 60 000 worldwide
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  • Aims to ensure social and economic development within the Stó:lō community through services and programs in the areas of education, human resource development, early childhood education services, and much more
  • The Early Education Centre provides programming which offers quality, holistic, traditional, and a safe environment for children from birth to six years of age, designed to offer opportunities to explore the Stó:lō (people of the river) culture, language and traditions
  • Facility is fully licensed by Fraser Health Community Care and Assisted Living Act and employ’s professional early childhood educators
  • Average Salary: $29120.00 – $32760.00, number of Employees: 19


  • Offers a full range of financial products and services through retail and commercial channels, telephone, mobile, and online banking and ATMs
  • Benefits of working at TD include opportunities for advancement, competitive salaries, incentive programs, an excellent benefits package, and a strong work-life balance
  • Average salary for Customer Service Representatives: $31,000 to $47,500
  • Number of employees: 85,000 employees and over 22 million clients worldwide and more than 11 million customers at over 1,150 branches in Canada
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  • Provides educational tutoring services to children and adults of all ages
  • Benefits of working at tutor doctor include marketing of services, family commitment, and tutor support
  • Average salary: $18-$25/hr
  • Number of employees: over 160 encompassing over 200 locations worldwide
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  • One of the largest home automation companies in North America, operating from offices throughout Canada and the United States, servicing close to 500,000 customers.
  • Dedicated to enhancing security, convenience and energy efficiency through a combination of award-winning customer service and smart technology
  • A technology initiative, The Vivint Go!Control, creates a network that connects all smart systems in a home
  • Recipient of consecutive awards from J.D. Power and Associates, as well as recognition from other internationally respected organizations regarding its commitment to providing an exceptional customer experience 
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  • A delegated Aboriginal child welfare agency providing culturally appropriate and holistic services through prevention, community development, and child welfare programs to Aboriginal children, youth, and their families residing throughout the Fraser Valley
  • Top 3 benefits of working at FVACFSS include helping and working with families, working in grassroots aboriginal social network, and the opportunity to work in one of the 5 locations in the Fraser Valley: Langley, Abbotsford, Mission, Agassiz, or Chilliwack
  • Average salary of social workers is about $2103.70 monthly gross income, and number of employees are exceeding 165
  • The agency’s Aboriginal name Xyolhemeylh, is a Halq'emeylem word which describes the special relationship between someone who requires care, and someone who provides care, based on caring, respect and love 
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