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30March

Would You Like To Work At The University of the Fraser Valley? Here Are All The Available Jobs!

The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is a fully accredited public university located in lovely Abbotsford, British Columbia. It is regarded worldwide for teaching excellence, student success, and an exceptional learning environment. With over 15,000 students worldwide studying here, UFV provides you with learning options that guarantee you’re job-ready and equipped to make a difference when you graduate. They offer a wide range of career options, so if you’re searching for a job in Abbotsford. Job Listings At The University of the Fraser Valley Job Number  Job Title Category Status Date Posted Closing Date J1021-1160 Director, Industry Services Excluded Permanent March 21, 2022 May 20, 2022 J0322-0812 Officer, Admissions [...]

30March

What Is Labour Ready? Here’s What You Need To Know!

Have you heard about Labor Ready jobs? Labour ready staffing is distinct from other sorts of staffing or job searching. The occupations themselves aren't your typical 9-5 desk job. Any job only employed for the day is considered labour ready staffing. Some day labour employment is only available for a few. The day labour market used to be much more challenging to navigate and enter. That is still the situation in many locations. In practically every market, day labourers must report to designated spots or streets early in the morning and wait for those hiring to arrive.  The hiring managers will then select a few workers for the day. This [...]

22February

Abbotsford and Chilliwack: How Different are these Cities?

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In this post-COVID-19 world, we’ve noticed a major influx of people moving out of Vancouver to Abbotsford and Chilliwack and to the rest of the Fraser Valley. Yep, those city folks are moving east, buying bigger homes, and finally getting that backyard big enough to host a weekend BBQ in. But which city is it better to live in? Let's compare these two cities.  Abbotsford- A city with a small-town feel Abbotsford — or simply Abby — has seen excellent growth throughout the years. In fact, it’s become the largest city in the Fraser Valley and one of the largest in British Columbia (BC) — boasting a population [...]

22February

What Is It Like To Work In Canada During Winter?

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Working outside in the winter comes with a number of unique risks. With temperatures dropping and snow and ice coating the ground, workers need to be extra careful. A big winter storm could knock out electricity, heat, and communications for hours, or even days, as evidenced by the devastating 2013 ice storm in central and eastern Canada. Climate change could make these winter storms more frequent and intense since warmer air holds more moisture. Canada is often referred to as the great white north, and with good reason – the winters are snowy and cold. Temperatures in some cities could drop as low as -30 or -40 degrees [...]

Would You Like To Work At The University of the Fraser Valley? Here Are All The Available Jobs!

The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is a fully accredited public university located in lovely Abbotsford, British Columbia. It is regarded worldwide for teaching excellence, student success, and an exceptional learning environment. With over 15,000 students worldwide studying here, UFV provides you with learning options that guarantee you’re job-ready and equipped to make a difference when you graduate. They offer a wide range of career options, so if you’re searching for a job in Abbotsford. Job Listings At The University of the Fraser Valley Job Number  Job Title Category Status Date Posted Closing Date J1021-1160 Director, Industry Services Excluded Permanent March 21, 2022 May 20, 2022 J0322-0812 Officer, Admissions [...]

What Is Labour Ready? Here’s What You Need To Know!

Have you heard about Labor Ready jobs? Labour ready staffing is distinct from other sorts of staffing or job searching. The occupations themselves aren't your typical 9-5 desk job. Any job only employed for the day is considered labour ready staffing. Some day labour employment is only available for a few. The day labour market used to be much more challenging to navigate and enter. That is still the situation in many locations. In practically every market, day labourers must report to designated spots or streets early in the morning and wait for those hiring to arrive.  The hiring managers will then select a few workers for the day. This [...]

Abbotsford and Chilliwack: How Different are these Cities?

Tags: , , , , |

In this post-COVID-19 world, we’ve noticed a major influx of people moving out of Vancouver to Abbotsford and Chilliwack and to the rest of the Fraser Valley. Yep, those city folks are moving east, buying bigger homes, and finally getting that backyard big enough to host a weekend BBQ in. But which city is it better to live in? Let's compare these two cities.  Abbotsford- A city with a small-town feel Abbotsford — or simply Abby — has seen excellent growth throughout the years. In fact, it’s become the largest city in the Fraser Valley and one of the largest in British Columbia (BC) — boasting a population [...]

What Is It Like To Work In Canada During Winter?

Tags: , , , , , |

Working outside in the winter comes with a number of unique risks. With temperatures dropping and snow and ice coating the ground, workers need to be extra careful. A big winter storm could knock out electricity, heat, and communications for hours, or even days, as evidenced by the devastating 2013 ice storm in central and eastern Canada. Climate change could make these winter storms more frequent and intense since warmer air holds more moisture. Canada is often referred to as the great white north, and with good reason – the winters are snowy and cold. Temperatures in some cities could drop as low as -30 or -40 degrees [...]