WorkBC: Hiring in the Tri-Cities

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Name: WorkBC: Hiring in the Tri-Cities
Date: October 30, 2019
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

WorkBC: Hiring in the Tri-Cities

What the presentation will cover:

  • Finding suitable candidates and increasing your workplace diversity
  • Covering some employee on-boarding costs, such as short-term training uniforms, and equipment
  • Covering up to 50% of new employee wages for up to 24 weeks through the wage subsidy program
  • Funding employer disability accommodations, including technology
  • Publicize and facilitate hiring fairs through our network of employment centres
  • Providing up to one year’s individualized support to both employers and employees to help ensure a mutually beneficial working relationship that lasts
Who is the session for: 
  • HR Practitioners & Hiring Managers
  • Business owners (small, medium, large)

What you will learn: 

  •  WorkBC is the Employment Program of BC; It offers free services to job seekers and also employers. This session is focused on introducing WorkBC’s services to help employers find employees they need.


4:00 - Registration
4:00 to 4:30 - Networking
4:30 to 5:30 - Presentation
6:00 - End of Event

Presented by: Araz Rismani, CPHR YWCA, WorkBC Centres of Tricities (Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody)

Araz Rismani has worked in employment service industry for the past 15 years. He is currently managing the Port Moody WorkBC centre operated by YWCA. His experience in the field includes job development, employment counselling, facilitation and program coordination.


There is limited space for this event so register early to avoid disappointment!

Event Media:

Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce Boardroom
#205-2773 Barnet Hwy

Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, October 30
4:00 - 6:00 PM
Contact Information:
Chloe Wan, Special Events Coordinator
Registration is required.