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BCjobs Blog

Archive for the ‘Careers by Industry’ Category

June 2nd, 2016

Working in BC’s Health Care Industry

Working in BC's Health Care Industry

Do you want to find a job in BC’s health care industry or want to see what working in health care is like in BC? Here’s an overview of the current state of the industry. According to BC Stats, there were 287,400 jobs in health care and social assistance in 2015, making up 12.5% of BC’s […]

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July 27th, 2015

Sample Retail Resume

Sample Retail Resume

A sample retail resume, emphasize your accomplishments,instead of including a laundry list of responsibilities.

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July 20th, 2015

Sample Construction Resume

construction resume

The construction industry is broad, and workers in this field often have a wide variety of skills. Think about what skills potential employers are looking for.

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July 14th, 2015

Sample Tourism Resume

sample tourism resume

A sample Tourism resume.

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May 21st, 2015

BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) Interview – Part 2

BCCPA Interview

The BCjobs.ca team recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Daniel Fontaine, the CEO of the British Columbia Care Providers Association (BCCPA), to gain some insight on the health and continuing care industry. This is a continuation of the last post which you can read here. Demand, Pay Scale and the Future Those thinking […]

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May 19th, 2015

BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) Interview – Part 1

BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) Interview - Part 1

The health industry is growing and it is no surprise that there is a high demand for those trained in a healthcare profession. Recently, the BCjobs.ca team had the pleasure of sitting down with Daniel Fontaine, the CEO of the BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA), to talk about the health and continuing care industry. This […]

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March 2nd, 2015

Training and Preparation for Tourism Careers

Training and preparation for Tourism careers

“The best way to start or get ahead in the tourism industry is through training,” says Jenni Hopkyns, Manager of Training Services at Tourism British Columbia. “Over the years, we’ve heard many anecdotes from employers about the importance of programs

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February 23rd, 2015

Careers in the Tourism Industry

Careers in the tourism industry

Tourism is a diverse industry which offers long-term career opportunities for enthusiastic individuals who want to put their education and skills to work in various environments. People in tourism may work indoors or outdoors, standard hours or on a flexible schedule, seasonal jobs or all-year-round.

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December 1st, 2013

Careers in the Mining Industry

Careers in the Mining Industry

Mining is an incredibly diverse sector, with more than 120 occupations ranging from skilled trades to high tech professionals.

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April 11th, 2011

Training and preparation for retail careers

Training and preparation for retail careers

As with every industry these days, individuals with additional education will have the opportunity to advance further. While some may people may still be promoted on retail experience alone, taking additional courses

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