Job Coach: Firewood Project

WorkBC Employment Services is seeking a Job Coach to join their dynamic team. We can offer flexible scheduling, great team support and the opportunity to help others build and reach their goals.

A Job Coach provides specialized on-site training to employees. Typically, a Job Coach will help an employee learn to perform his/her job effectively, efficiently and safely.

Duties include:

  • Maintain complete client and employer confidentiality
  • Assist clients to understand all aspects of the job position
  • Identify and implement supports client may need
  • Facilitate client confidence in performing their job independently
  • Complete monthly reports including newly identified barriers, new skills learned and natural supports developed at the work place.

Hours and term to be determined.

The Job Coach will work under a Site Supervisor assisting clients to gain employment skills in cutting, splitting, stacking and delivering firewood with the additional purpose of developing team work, communication and safety at the workplace.

For further information call Margaret Driscoll at 250 265-3318.

Closing date for applications: Posting open until position filled

If interested, please submit your resume and brief cover letter to:

Human Resources
Arrow and Slocan Lakes Community Services
Nakusp WorkBC Employment Services

In person: 205 – 6th Ave. NW, Nakusp, BC
Fax: 250-265-3378
Email: hiring@aslcs.com

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services is an equity employer and encourages applications from all persons including those with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of our organization. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

We’re Hiring


Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services is an equity employer and encourages applications from all persons including those with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of our organization.

 

Social Venture Coordinator

Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services is seeking a Social Venture Coordinator to join their dynamic team.  This is a one year contract position with the possibility of an extension.

Summary: The main purpose of this role is to participate in the development and growth of social ventures and to provide supervision and support to clients with diverse needs.

Job Requirements:

  • Understanding of social ventures and supported employment practices
  • Knowledge of recycling, firewood and shredding industries
  • Familiar with business practices, procedures, sales, and knowledge of administrative accounting functions pertaining to business operations
  • Ability to cost materials and labour to provide accurate quotes to customers
  • Knowledge of Employment Standards of BC and WorkSafe BC
  • Ability to work with general and specialized populations with diverse needs
  • Effectively support a work crew and instruct individuals to perform tasks as independently as possible
  • Supervise and instruct and carry out group work, working as an active member to ensure all facets of jobs are completed.
  • Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with stakeholders/partners
  • Proven experience with writing grant applications
  • Computer proficiency in MS Word, Outlook, Excel, Social Media and Marketing
  • Develop and implement marketing strategies to promote existing Social Venture programs and potential new opportunities
  • This position is highly suited to individuals who are self motivated, organized and creative with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and with a cheerful disposition.
  • Supervisory experience
  • Drivers Licence and Criminal Record Check

Schedule will be 21 hours per week at a rate of $20.00 per hour.  After a successful 3 month probation review, eligible for company paid benefits and possible pay increase.

Submit resume and cover letter by 11 September 2017:

Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services
Attn : HR Manager
Mail : Box 100, Nakusp, BC, V0G 1R0
Fax : 250-265-3378
Email : hiring@aslcs.com

We thank all applicants; however, only those shortlisted will be contacted for an interview.


Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services is an equity employer and encourages applications from all persons including those with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of our organization. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Free Community BBQ in Edgewood, Thurs Sep.7/17

Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services and WorkBC Employment Services invite you to join us for a Community BBQ in Edgewood. FREE burgers, hot dogs and refreshments. Come out and see all the programs & services offered at ASLCS and WorkBC!

Everyone Welcome!

Location: Royal Canadian Legion, Edgewood

Time: 11 am to 2 pm

 

Open House & BBQ in Nakusp, Thurs Aug.31/17

Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services and WorkBC Employment Services in Nakusp invite you to join us on Thurs Aug.31, 2017 for a Community Open House & BBQ.

FREE burgers, hot dogs, cake and refreshments ~ Local Entertainment ~ Kids Crafts ~ Everyone welcome!

Location: 205 – 6th Ave NW, Nakusp

Time: 11 am to 2 pm

Volunteers Needed

Do you have aging parents or grandparents that need help around the house? Do you want to help local seniors stay connected to their community and remain independent? You can make a difference by giving a helping hand. Volunteer with Better at Home today!

Arrow Lakes Better at Home
Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services
205 – 6th Ave NW, Nakusp, BC V0G 1R0

Louella Cann, 250-265-8747

Supporting the non-medical needs of older adults in BC

We provide a range of non-medical services in your area.

Whether it’s a friendly visit, trip to the bank or a hand around the house, ask us how we can help you.

Arrow Lakes Better at Home
Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services
205 – 6th Ave NW, Nakusp, BC  V0G 1R0

Louella Cann, 250-265-8747

Employment Assistant (position filled)

UPDATE — July 10, 2017 — Position has been filled

Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services – WorkBC Employment Services is seeking an Employment Assistant to join their dynamic team.  This position is a part-time position (3 days per week).

Summary: Assisting clients in the Employment Services Centre (ESC) resource area: supporting and monitoring clients accessing self-serve services. Assisting clients with job search activities, as well as creating competitive resumes and cover letters.  Developing and maintaining comprehensive, current and accurate labour market information and employment related resources.  Creating and distributing promotional material, updating and maintaining website and social media, and scheduling.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Grade 12 education, prefer a related post-secondary degree or diploma, or the equivalent of education and experience
  • Customer service experience
  • Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with general and specialized populations
  • Computer proficiency in MS Word, Outlook, Excel, data entry, website and social media maintenance

Visit Nakusp WorkBC Office for a complete job description.

Submit resume and cover letter by June 19, 2017 to:

Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services
Attn : HR Manager
mail : Box 100, Nakusp, BC, V0G 1R0 fax : 250-265-3378 email : hiring@aslcs.com

We thank all applicants; however, only those shortlisted will be contacted for an interview.


Arrow & Slocan Lakes Community Services is an equity employer and encourages applications from all persons including those with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of our organization. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.