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

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, WorkBC is following the provincial and federal governments’ mandates around social distancing. During this time, most services are being provided by phone or online. Learn how we are protecting our clients and workers. View our plan here: Maple Ridge COVID Recovery Plan.

In-person services are only available for clients who do not have the technology or equipment to be served by phone or online. All in-person visits must be made by appointment. Clients requesting in-person services will be screened by phone to determine if coming into the Centre is necessary.

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

 

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

WorkBC Maple Ridge has put together three self-paced training videos to help you find and keep your next job. Stepping into the Job MarketKeeping on My Job Search Mission and Riding the Waves of Employment.

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 and Stories

April 13, 2021

A Maple Ridge chef will be hosting a new series of free virtual cook-alongs in celebration of Earth Week. Chef Trevor Randle, head instructor of Maple Ridge Secondary’s culinary arts program and... Read More

April 13, 2021

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April 13, 2021

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April 13, 2021

As B.C. looks to pull itself out of its COVID-induced economic lull, the sectors expecting to be the economy’s major engines – mining, resources, construction and transportation – are... Read More

April 9, 2021

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Workshops and Events

Apr
19
Mon
Job Search Essentials
Apr 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 series of workshops is for clients who are looking only for the essentials to conduct a job search. Workshop topics include identifying skills, resume and cover letter development, obtaining references, communication and self-marketing. 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.

Job Search Strategies
Apr 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 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.

Apr
20
Tue
Job Search Essentials
Apr 20 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 only for the essentials to conduct a job search. Workshop topics include identifying skills, resume and cover letter development, obtaining references, communication and self-marketing. 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.

Job Search Strategies
Apr 20 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.

Apr
21
Wed
Job Search Essentials
Apr 21 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 only for the essentials to conduct a job search. Workshop topics include identifying skills, resume and cover letter development, obtaining references, communication and self-marketing. 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.

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