Calgary Construction Association – Job Board

Calgary Construction Association – Job Board

The Calgary Construction Association has recently launched a job board to help address workers looking for jobs and connecting them with employers. Feedback from the industry has been valuable to launch this initiative for the CCA. Job seekers are encouraged to create their profile to build a robust database prior to launching to employers to post their job vacancies.

Learn More: jobs.cgyca.com

Pride in Construction

Pride in Construction 2024

You are invited to join DiversiTrade’s Pride in Construction committee as we celebrate the 2SLGBTQIA+ construction community in Calgary and Southern Alberta and share best practices for attracting, retaining, and advancing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Thank you to our sponsors

schedule of events
Friday, June 7, 2024

12:00pm - 4:00pm

Vendor Booths

Showcase your organization as a diverse and inclusive employer of choice. Click on the ‘Register  Now’ button to learn about purchasing a table. 

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Speaker Panel

Moderated by Pride in Construction’s chairperson, Jessica Loney on the topic of “Fostering Inclusive Job Sites”.

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Networking

Mix and mingle with the Calgary construction industry. 

speaker panel
"Fostering inclusive job sites"

Jessica Loney

Moderator

Meg Mathes

Modern Niagara 

Jane Durango

SAIT Polytechnic

TAMMY AMSTUTZ

Calgary Construction Association 

Proceeds to
skipping stone foundation

Virgin Radio
Live on Location

We are looking for amazing people to add to our Pride In Construction Committee, to help us plan out and execute some exciting events we have coming up in June!

Positions to fill include:

  • Social Media Manager
  • Event Coordinator
  • Industry Liaison
  • Construction Site Ambassadors

Time commitments at a minimum include one, virtual meeting per week in the evenings for the next 6-8 weeks.

If you are interested, feel free to drop us an email at hello@diversitrade.ca

Prospect Human Services

Prospect Human Services –

Youth Apprenticeship Connection Program

For many youth in government care with Children and Family Services, additional support is needed to help empower and guide them to adulthood and beyond. Prospect offers a Youth Apprenticeship Connection Program to help access apprenticeships and build pathways to rewarding careers in the skilled trades.

By utilizing a personalized approach, participants can explore their interests to develop their strengths and skills. Currently they are offering the program in Edmonton and Central Alberta.

Check out their website for more information: prospect.ca/pyec

 

 

MCG Careers – EPIC Program

MCG Careers – EPIC Program

DiversiTrade is proud to announce a new partnership with MCG Careers who offer an Employment Preparation for Careers in Construction (EPIC) program in Calgary, AB.

The EPIC program provides one-on-one coaching, support, and training to unemployed Albertans facing barriers to employment. As an added bonus, this free service is funded by the Alberta and Canadian governments.

Check out their website for more information: mcgcareers.com/epiccalgary

 

The Office to Advance Women Apprentices (Alberta)

The Office to Advance Women Apprentices (Alberta)

We are proud to recently partner with the team from OAWA who have just opened an office in Edmonton. Stay tuned for offices opening up in Fort McMurray (June 2024) and Calgary (February 2025).

OAWA offers a variety of pre-employment career resources, support during your apprenticeship and coaching for every step in between.

Check out their website for more information: www.womenapprentices.ca/alberta