News release

Site C job fairs and business networking sessions coming to northern communities

FORT ST. JOHN – BC Hydro and its contractors are hosting job fairs and business networking sessions in northern communities for workers and businesses interested in the Site C project. Construction activities on the Site C project are ramping up and workers at all skill levels are required.

BC Hydro's contractors will be available to answer questions regarding the types of jobs available, the hiring process and any additional questions job seekers may have. Representatives from employment and skills training organizations will also attend.

If you are interested in working on the Site C project, please attend one of the upcoming job fairs and bring copies of your resume. Advance registration is not required.

Site C project job fairs schedule

Community Date Time Location
Tumbler Ridge Tuesday
February 16
12 to 7 p.m. Trend Mountain Hotel & Conference Centre
375 Southgate Street
Chetwynd Wednesday
February 17
12 to 7 p.m. Cottonwood Room
Chetwynd & District Recreation Centre
4552 North Access Road
Dawson Creek Thursday
February 18
12 to 7 p.m. George Dawson Inn
11705 8th Street
Fort St. John Friday
February 19
12 to 7 p.m. Pomeroy Hotel
11308 Alaska Road
Prince George Monday
February 22
12 to 7 p.m. Ballroom
Coast Inn of the North
770 Brunswick Street
Quesnel Tuesday
February 23
12 to 7 p.m. Quesnel Seniors' Centre
461 Carson Avenue
Mackenzie Wednesday
February 24
12 to 7 p.m. Multi-purpose room
Mackenzie Recreation Complex
400 Skeena Drive
Fort Nelson Wednesday
March 2
12 to 7 p.m. Woodlands Inn & Suites
3995 50th Avenue South

 

Business networking sessions

BC Hydro and local chambers of commerce are holding business-to-business networking sessions in Tumbler Ridge, Mackenzie and Fort Nelson. These sessions will provide an opportunity for local and Aboriginal businesses and suppliers to meet with Peace River Hydro Partners, the main civil works contractor for Site C. Registration is required for the business networking sessions.

Site C project business networking schedule

Community Date Time Location Registration
Tumbler Ridge Tuesday
February 16
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Trend Mountain Hotel & Conference Centre
375 Southgate Street
tumblerchamber@gmail.com
Mackenzie Wednesday
February 24
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Multi-purpose room
Mackenzie Recreation Complex
400 Skeena Drive
manager@mackenziechamber.bc.ca
Fort Nelson Wednesday
March 2
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Woodlands Inn & Suites 3995 50th Avenue South wprouse@fortnelsonchamber.com

 

Please visit the Site C project website for more information at sitecproject.com.

Contact:
BC Hydro Media Relations
p. 604 928 6468