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Category: Engineering

Fort McMurray Reconstruction

Posted on June 22nd, by Kevin Leh in Engineering, Kevin Leh, Recruitment. Comments Off on Fort McMurray Reconstruction

Fort McMurray will enter uncharted territory when it starts reconstructing houses and businesses destroyed by last month’s wildfire. The fire forced the evacuation of 94,000 people, shut down half of the region’s oil production and destroyed 2,400 homes and businesses. Rebuilding Fort McMurray will need to be a coordinated approach between construction companies, insurance companies, … Read More »

Making The Most of Alberta’s Unemployed Workforce:  What BC Employers Need to Know

Posted on May 12th, by Kevin Leh in Engineering, Industry Resources, Kevin Leh, Person. Comments Off on Making The Most of Alberta’s Unemployed Workforce:  What BC Employers Need to Know

Experienced Managers Are Displaced and Young Workers Are Underemployed

Recent job losses in Central Canada have had a positive and negative effect on BC’s labour force.  Particularly due to Alberta’s economic slump, there are many experienced operations managers, superintendents, plant managers, and construction managers considering making a change as poorly performing companies will look to cut … Read More »


Zongshen Works With Goldbeck Recruiting To Fly Higher

Posted on December 8th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in Company News, Engineering, Engineering & Operations Case Studies, Industry Resources, Portfolio, Recruitment. Comments Off on Zongshen Works With Goldbeck Recruiting To Fly Higher

Zongshen is a Chinese engineering firm specializing in manufacturing vehicles like motorcycles, ATVs, tractors and more. With a yearly output of over 1 million motorcycles in 2015, Zongshen is

among the top five motorcycle manufacturers in China, and partner to brands like Harley Davidson and Piaggio. Over 30% of the company’s motorcycles … Read More »


Unemployment Rate in British Columbia is at a 6 Year Low.

Posted on June 11th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in Engineering, Finance, Healthcare, Human Resources, Industry Resources, Sales & Marketing, Technology. Comments Off on Unemployment Rate in British Columbia is at a 6 Year Low.

Unemployment in BC has been at a record low since December last year. In an impressive upswing, the British Columbian economy has been topping provincial growth rankings in 2015. While the Labour Market has been weak for this first half of 2015, low gas prices have helped boost consumer spending to offset that deficit.

Further gains … Read More »


Industry Overview: Alberta Oil Sands

Posted on May 6th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in Engineering, Industry Resources, Sales & Marketing. Comments Off on Industry Overview: Alberta Oil Sands

Alberta’s Volatile Oil Industry

Alberta has been enjoying the boom of the oil industry for the past decade. However, this changed over the course of a night when oil prices dropped. This caused a chain reaction in other industries which has caused a series of problems for the province.

Around October 2014, the falling prices of crude … Read More »