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

Looking for Work?

The Maple Ridge WorkBC Centre offers services that assist clients to explore careers, develop skills, conduct job search and participate in work experience to gain meaningful employment.

Looking for Staff?

The Maple Ridge WorkBC Centre assists Employers to tap into local talent pools, post jobs, and participate in work experience services.

Exploring and Seeking Work

Use these free self-paced training modules to explore your career interests and manage your job search.

Apply for Employment Services

To access all Maple Ridge WorkBC Centre services, you must register at the Online Employment Services Portal. Find step by step instructions in How to Apply.

WorkBC.ca Job Bank

Search the WorkBC job board and explore WorkBC.ca to learn about the types of work available throughout B.C.

Client Survey

Tell us about your experience with WorkBC Employment Services through the WorkBC Client Survey.

News

November 12, 2019

Residents of Maple Ridge now have an easy way to drop off their old or unloved clothing items, which make up about five per cent of the region’s municipal solid waste. Based on the success of a... Read More

November 12, 2019

Maple Ridge public works crews are ready to face whatever weather this winter brings to city streets. But based on the latest predictions, they’ll have an easier time in the next few months.... Read More

November 12, 2019

What happened: B.C.’s unemployment rate fell as the province added thousands of new jobs in October. Why it matters: The West Coast piled up four consecutive months of losses. B.C. is correcting... Read More

November 5, 2019

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November 5, 2019

Less than one year remains before thousands of athletes, coaches and spectators flood into Maple Ridge for the 2020 BC Summer Games and the behind-the-scenes teams are ready to roll up their sleeves.... Read More

Workshops and Events

Nov
18
Mon
CAVE
Nov 18 all-day

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

This program is for 18 to 24 year olds and focuses on enhancing essential workplace skills and job search skills to achieve employment goals. Workshop topics include resume preparation, cover letter writing, interviewing skills, and industry-specific training courses. The program is five weeks full-time Monday to Thursday in-class follow by 12 weeks of job search support and labour market attachment. The next group will start November 12th.

Discovery of Work Options (Part 1)
Nov 18 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.

Encore Career Program
Nov 18 all-day

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

This program is for individuals 55+ years old who are considering launching a consulting practice, looking for a new job, wanting to start a home-based business or explore gig jobs. The program is five weeks full-time in the classroom followed by eight weeks of small group sessions and individual assistance. Groups are beginning soon!

  • September 9th to December 6th
  • February 24th to May 22nd
  • Job Search Strategies
    Nov 18 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
    19
    Tue
    CAVE
    Nov 19 all-day

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

    This program is for 18 to 24 year olds and focuses on enhancing essential workplace skills and job search skills to achieve employment goals. Workshop topics include resume preparation, cover letter writing, interviewing skills, and industry-specific training courses. The program is five weeks full-time Monday to Thursday in-class follow by 12 weeks of job search support and labour market attachment. The next group will start November 12th.

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