WorkBC Centre – Maple Ridge

170 – 22470 Dewdney Trunk Road
Maple Ridge, BC, V2X 5Z6
1-604-466-4600
9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday, Tuesday, Friday
9:00 am to 8:00 pm, Wednesday, Thursday
Statutory Holidays – Closed

Important Update

WorkBC Maple Ridge is now offering in-person services in accordance with WorksafeBC and the advice of the Provincial Health Officer. Services are provided both virtually and in-person within the hours listed above.

Please note: only virtual services are available after 5pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays.  Please call the Centre to book virtual and in-person appointments with Career Coaches and Employment Placements Specialists. Our Resource Room is open to walk-in clients Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. To use the Resource Room, you will be asked if you are experiencing any COVID-like symptoms. As per government guidelines, visitors to the Centre must wear a mask.

To get additional updates on COVID-19 and information about other government services and benefits, go to: https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/corporate/portfolio/service-canada.html

WorkBC Maple Ridge is here to help you find your next job. You can access job search resources, career planning, training and skills upgrading, work experience opportunities and job placements. WorkBC Centres also assist employers address staffing needs. Check out some of our in-person and online services by clicking through the boxes below. Call to make an appointment to meet with a Career Coach or drop-in to the Centre to use our resource room!

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WorkBC Maple Ridge has developed three modules to assist you to explore careers, to guide your job search and to assist you to keep your new job. Each module includes information, tools and interactive activities that you can use on your schedule and at your own place.  Get started today!

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Workshops and Events

Oct
27
Wed
Job Search Strategies
Oct 27 all-day

*Please contact WorkBC Maple Ridge at: 604 466-4600 or info-mapleridge@workbc.ca for the exact time of the workshops.

This series of workshops is for clients who are looking for strategies to obtain their dream job. Workshop topics include accessing the Hidden Job Market, informational interviews, networking and self-marketing, interview skills and post-interview follow-up, effective communication and job maintenance strategies. Workshops are delivered over four days; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

Oct
28
Thu
Job Search Strategies
Oct 28 all-day

*Please contact WorkBC Maple Ridge at: 604 466-4600 or info-mapleridge@workbc.ca for the exact time of the workshops.

This series of workshops is for clients who are looking for strategies to obtain their dream job. Workshop topics include accessing the Hidden Job Market, informational interviews, networking and self-marketing, interview skills and post-interview follow-up, effective communication and job maintenance strategies. Workshops are delivered over four days; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

Anger / Stress Management
Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

*Please contact WorkBC Maple Ridge at: 604 466-4600 or info-mapleridge@workbc.ca for the exact time of the workshops.

Oct
29
Fri
Job Search Strategies
Oct 29 all-day

*Please contact WorkBC Maple Ridge at: 604 466-4600 or info-mapleridge@workbc.ca for the exact time of the workshops.

This series of workshops is for clients who are looking for strategies to obtain their dream job. Workshop topics include accessing the Hidden Job Market, informational interviews, networking and self-marketing, interview skills and post-interview follow-up, effective communication and job maintenance strategies. Workshops are delivered over four days; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

Nov
1
Mon
Discovery of Work Options (Part 1)
Nov 1 all-day

* Please contact WorkBC Maple Ridge at: 604 466-4600 or info-mapleridge@workbc.ca for the exact time of the workshops.

This series of workshops is for clients interested in career exploration. Career and occupational assessments, career planning, goal setting, labour market research and job search are some of the topics covered by the workshops. The series is delivered over two weeks; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

If you would like to learn more about these workshops and events, please contact us at: 604 466-4600 or info-mapleridge@workbc.ca