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

March 2, 2021

With millions of people worried their emergency benefits would expire in late March, Ottawa has announced it plans to boost the number of weeks available. The government is introducing regulatory and... Read More

March 2, 2021

Simon Fraser University (SFU), Novo Nordisk Canada and the University of Toronto are among Canada’s Top Family-Friendly Employers for 2021. “What society considers a ‘family-friendly... Read More

March 2, 2021

The number of residents in Canada who are facing long-term unemployment saw a steep rise towards the end of 2020. Being unemployed for 27 weeks is considered “long-term unemployment.” Canada saw... Read More

March 2, 2021

At the conclusion of a virtual conference hosted by the Township of Langley and the City of Maple Ridge, the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) named its Smart21 Communities of 2021 from the think... Read More

December 10, 2020

Helen held a variety of different jobs but her passion was to work within the Caregiving field. After an unsuccessful job search on her own, Helen realized she needed assistance and came to the Maple... Read More

Workshops and Events

Mar
4
Thu
Job Search Essentials
Mar 4 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.

Mar
5
Fri
Interview Skills
Mar 5 all-day

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

Job Search Essentials
Mar 5 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.

Mar
8
Mon
Employment Planning (Week 1)
Mar 8 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 need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication and job maintenance. Workshops are 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.

Mar
9
Tue
Employment Planning (Week 1)
Mar 9 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 need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication and job maintenance. Workshops are 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