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Manufacturing Industry Resources

Posted on September 10th, by Lougie in Engineering, Industry Resources, Kevin Leh. Comments Off on Manufacturing Industry Resources

Manufacturing Industry Websites

Manufacturing Recruitment
“Trends in Manufacturing Employment” – Statistics Canada
Manufacturing Talk
Canadian Manufacturing
Manufacturing Automation
Manufacturing.net

Manufacturing Associations

Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters
National Association of Manufacturers (US)
Association for Manufacturing Excellence
Association for Operations Management (APICS)
Canadian Window and Door Manufacturers Association
Association of Equipment Manufacturers
Window and Door Manufacturers Association of BC

Engineering Blogs and Associations

Posted on May 12th, by Lougie in Engineering. Comments Off on Engineering Blogs and Associations

Engineering Blogs

Central Science –news, notes and musings from C & EN

Engineering Ethics Blog

Civil Engineering Central

PhD’s Blog

Design News – Design Engineering

I think Mining – Jack Caldwell

 

Engineering Professional Associations

Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE)

Canadian Council of Professional Engineers (CCPE)

Canadian Federation of Engineering Students (CFES)

Canadian Society of Professional Engineers (CSPE)

Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC)

Association of Consulting Engineers of … Read More »

Skilled Labour Shortages Expected in Northern BC

Posted on November 14th, by Lougie in Engineering, Kevin Leh, Recruitment. 2 comments

I recently met with Henry to walk him through the latest labour market study produced by our organization, the Asia Pacific Gateway Skills Table. The report found that there will be 72,000 job openings by 2019 in B.C. in the “Gateway” – the transportation corridor through which goods flow from Asia to North America via … Read More »

An Industrial Contracting Success Story: The Gisborne Group

Posted on August 8th, by Kevin Leh in Case Studies, Engineering, Engineering & Operations Case Studies, Kevin Leh, Recruitment. Comments Off on An Industrial Contracting Success Story: The Gisborne Group

Gisborne has been actively involved with the construction of numerous mining operations. These operations include coal, base metals, precious metals and gem stones and include both open-pit and underground mining operations. “Goldbeck was far more interested in how they could help, rather than trying to shoehorn the construction company into a specific direction”


Success Story in Production & Manufacturing Recruitment

Posted on November 8th, by Kevin Leh in Case Studies, Engineering, Engineering & Operations Case Studies, Kevin Leh. Comments Off on Success Story in Production & Manufacturing Recruitment

One challenging search was for a manufacturer of hand-cast concrete products, specifically interior and exterior architectural accents such as for fireplace surrounds, tiling and outdoor fire pits. Our client was a growing progressive business with a great reputation and a high profile market.