BladeRunners

Contact

Address: 
Suite 108 - 100 Park Royal South
West Vancouver, BC V7T 1A2
Canada
Phone: (604) 913-7933

Details

Since 1994, BladeRunners has helped construction contractors fill entry-level positions with motivated young people. Employers have discovered these at-risk youth ages 15-30 will succeed if given the opportunity. With an 88% Job Placement rate, 32% female participation rate, and 66% Aboriginal participation, BladeRunners is helping these youth to become valued contributing citizens of our communities.

BladeRunners:

* Identifies and recruits candidates aged 15 to 30 (19 to 30 in some regions) who have multiple barriers to employment.

* Prepares participants for job placement with job readiness skills through a structured standardized training program.

* Provides participants with local meaningful work experience through on the job training to enhance their long-term employment prospects.

* Creates on going support for participants to ensure long-term attachment to the workforce, and where possible, laddering individuals into apprenticeship positions in the trades.

* Identifies, creates, maintains and strengthens partnerships with key stakeholders such as youth, community organizations, employers, trade unions, post-secondary institutions, and various levels of government.

Head Office Hours:

Monday to Friday - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Closed 12:00 - 1:00 (Lunch)
Closed Weekends and Holidays

For more info check out our website.