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Employment Information Session – August 13th

The Ledcor Group will be hosting an Employment Information Session from 9 AM to 5 PM on August 13th, 2020 in Valemount, BC. They will be hiring for the following positions: Heavy Equipment Operators (Side Boom Operator, Dozer Operator, Excavator) Journeyman Pressure B Welder Skilled Labourer Appointments are required in order to attend and can […]

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Job Postings: BCIB Job Opportunities

BC Infrastructure Benefits will be hiring tradespeople for the Pattullo Bridge Expansion Project, and the Highway 1 Expansion from Kamloops to the Alberta Border. Priority hiring is applied for locals, Indigenous peoples, women, and other groups traditionally underrepresented in the trades. Job Opportunities: Skilled Labourer Pile Driver Labourer Iron Worker Deck-Hand Virtual information sessions and […]

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BC Metis Federation Releases Terrestrial Land Use Study Final Report

BC Metis Federation is releasing the final report for members and partners demonstrating contemporary and historic land use as it relates to the Trans Mountain Expansion Project and the impacts on our members. The Terrestrial Report shares significant historic context and the impacts on our Metis cultural ways of life. This is the most comprehensive […]

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BC Métis Federation and Aboriginal Pipeline Services Group Sign Letter of Intent

(Kamloops, BC) BC Métis Federation and the Aboriginal Pipeline Services Group (APSG) have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) this week to advance future economic opportunities for the BC Métis Federation members. BC Métis Federation Board Member and Director of Economic Development Greg Mazur stated, “we are excited to be working with the Aboriginal Pipeline […]

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Heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Lauretta Morin

BC Métis Federation board and team members extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of BC Métis Federation Director of Child Welfare Lauretta Morin who passed away today. Thank you Lauretta for your fight against Metis child and family injustices. This was not easy and took a major emotional toll. Thank you for […]

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COVID-19 Impact on BC Métis Federation Members

BC Métis Federation leadership extends our ongoing heartfelt concerns for your safety and health during COVID-19. Today we are releasing the results of a recent survey conducted by the organization. We know members have been deeply impacted, with some reporting infection. We are working with options to support our members. Please remember to visit the […]

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Do all Métis in BC Have Equitable Access to Services – No

BC Métis Federation is sharing an important report completed this week which was an environmental scan reviewing alleged Metis programs and services available to Métis in BC. For years BC Métis Federation members have been reporting that they can’t access basic services such as health care, employment and training, child and family, etc for a […]

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Message from President Keith Henry: COVID-19

Click here to complete our quick COVID-19 Impact Survey I am writing today to urge members and our Métis families to be safe and stay healthy during this COVID-19 pandemic. Please remember members and families to respect social distancing and remain at home to limit the impacts or spread of COVID-19, especially to the vulnerable […]

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Job Fair and Procurement Session Prince George March 21st

*UPDATE: The Prince George meeting has been postponed in light of the current situation of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). BC Métis Federation is holding its next job fair and procurement session on Saturday, March 21st in Prince George at the Kinsmen Club of Prince George, located at 777 Kinsmen Place starting at 12:30 PM. Métis members and small […]

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Kamloops Gathering Success – Job Fair and Procurement Session

BC Métis Federation leaders and team members held their fourth job fair and procurement opportunity forum in Kamloops this past weekend. This was the fourth of six job fairs and procurement engagement meetings being held across British Columbia in partnership with the Government of Canada via Natural Resources Canada during February and March. There was […]

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