July 3, 2018

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WHATEVER you do, don’t be CLUELESS and miss out on the VRCA’s summer Boat Cruise on July 19 - '90s Style! Give yourself some TLC and dust off your best sneakers, Doc Martens, plaid, neon, hats and chokers, and gather your FRIENDS to join us on the most memorable cruise of your SO CALLED LIFE. It’s going to be COOLIO!
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Ensure your voice is heard through VRCA’s first Pulse Survey

In preparation for the Division meetings July 10-12, we want to hear from you about the general business and construction-specific issues that keep you up at night. Please participate in our first Pulse Survey to help identify issues needing VRCA advocacy. The survey will take less than two minutes to complete.

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Federal government announces $2.5b for jobs and skills training in B.C.

The governments of Canada and British Columbia have signed agreements that will see Canada provide the province with more than $2.5 billion over six years to invest in B.C. workers. 

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BMS Canada Risk Services raises money for Kids Help Phone

Congratulations to VRCA member BMS Canada Risk Services Ltd.'s construction team, which raised more than $14,000 in support of Kids Help Phone at its inaugural Dinner Dance Fundraiser held at Federico’s Supper Club May 25. 

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Check out the BuildForce performance benchmarking self-assessment tool

BuildForce Canada has produced a free Performance Benchmarking Self-Assessment Tool designed to assist construction and maintenance employers measure their organization against a specific set of recognized best practices.

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Welcome new members

Beaver Plastics Ltd.
Border Glass and Aluminum
British Columbia Strut Installation
Coast Capital Savings Equipment Finance
Container King
DJ Skinner & Associates Ltd.
Exhibau Services Corp
Per-Form West Construction Ltd.
SiteMax Systems Inc.
TMB Business Management Ltd
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Unlimited cloud storage of workplace certifications & safety records

VRCA members receive a complimentary subscription to WalletCard Core, which provides cloud storage and sharing of workplace certifications and safety records. Members who upgrade to a premium plan will receive three months free.

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Upcoming Events

Trade Contractors Division Meeting

JULY 10 @ 3:30 p.m. | VRCA BOARD ROOM

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General Contractors Division Meeting

JULY 11 @ 3:30 p.m. | VRCA BOARD ROOM

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Manufacturers & Suppliers Division Meeting

JULY 12 @ 3:30 p.m. | VRCA BOARD ROOM

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VRCA Boat Cruise

JULY 19 @ 3:30 p.m. | MAGIC SPIRIT
(Departing Plaza of Nations Marina in False Creek)

Network with more than 200 current and future industry leaders on deck over cocktails and canapes while taking in the spectacular views of our beautiful city.

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Upcoming Courses

Supervisory and Management Skills
July 16 - 17, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Principles of Injury Management
July 23, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading
July 25, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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In today’s candidate-short market, VRCA's Construction Job Centre is the perfect way for employers to promote job opportunities to thousands of job seekers. 

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Electrician | North Vancouver School District via Make a Future, Careers in BC Education

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Project Coordinator | Bold Construction

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Construction Office Administrator | Bold Construction

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Project Manager, Mechanical | Pinchin Ltd.

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