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‘Wealthy Barber’ to kick off VRCA leadership forum
Author : Journal of Commerce Publish Date : 4/25/2016

Click here for the complete article. The registration deadline for the conference is April 29. This year's conference will kick off with keynote speaker David Chilton, former "Dragon" on CBC TV's Dragons' Den and bestselling author of The Wealthy Barber. Whether it's helping millions of Canadians ac...

Day of Mourning, April 28
Publish Date : 4/15/2016

Day of Mourning Across Canada, April 28 has been designated the Day of Mourning, when workers, families, employers, and others come together to remember those who have lost their lives to work-related incidents or occupational disease.WorkSafeBC, the BC Federation of Labour,...

Construction In Vancouver, April 12-18
Author : VRCA & BIV Newspaper Publish Date : 4/12/2016

Click here to read the latest issue of Construction in Vancouver which showcases VRCA members along with stories of interest to those involved in industrial, commercial and institutional construction across BC.

2016 MEMBERSHIP SURVEY
Author : VRCA Publish Date : 4/7/2016

In order to continuously enhance our relevance and value to our members, it is important that we understand their satisfaction level with the programs and services offered through their VRCA membership, their current and future needs and their views on issues facing the BC construction industry.&nb...

Welcome to Workplaces in Canada Tour
Author : WCG SERVICES Publish Date : 4/7/2016

More than 14 million people in Syria and neighbouring countries are affected by war. It’s hard to even imagine the disruption central to the refugee experience: the loss of home, employment, identity, and dignity. Over the past many months, over 25 000 Syrian refugees have arrived in Canada. W...

VRCA report points to ongoing labour shortage
Author : Journal of Commerce Publish Date : 4/6/2016

A new report says while the B.C. economy is healthy, the province's construction industry faces an ongoing and increasingly onerous labour crunch. Hays Canada recently partnered with the Vancouver Regional Construction Association to create the VRCA Salary Guide, a cross section of average salaries...

VRCA U40 Sun Run for KidStart
Author : VRCA U40 Network & KidStart Publish Date : 4/6/2016

This year, the VRCA U40 members have decided to participate in the Vancouver Sun Run as a fundraiser for KidStart.    In sponsoring us in the Vancouver Sun Run, your donation will help fund training, support and activities for mentors and mentees. Tax receipts are issued for dona...

2016 VRCA Salary Guide
Author : VRCA & Hays Recruitment Publish Date : 3/31/2016

How do your employees' salaries stack up?   The VRCA and Hays Recruitment are delighted to present the 2016 Salary Guide.  The Salary Guide provides a cross section of average salaries, with a minimum-typical-maximum range for construction management professionals as well as an overview of...

CCA Welcomes 2016 Federal Budget
-- New infrastructure commitments provide critical funding for Canada’s economy

Author : Canadian Construction Association Publish Date : 3/22/2016

OTTAWA, ON, Tuesday March 22, 2016 - The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) welcomes the government’s $120 billion commitment to long-term infrastructure funding, announced today in the 2016 federal budget. “Infrastructure renewal is critical to the future of Canada,” said M...

2016 BC Construction Industry Survey
Publish Date : 2/23/2016

On February 23, 2016, the BC Construction Association, in partnership with Progressive Contractors Association and Construction Labour Relations, released the 2016 BC Construction Industry Survey which focuses on trades wages & salaries.  Click here for the 2...

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