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Introducing our New Team Member at MAPSWS

Posted by Bianca Langille on 25 April 2019
Introducing our New Team Member at MAPSWS
Bianca Langille - New Boots Officer Bianca is from the Grand Bay-Westfield area and she is a strong advocate for the tremendous value and unique opportunities the province of New Brunswick has to offer. She graduated from Acadia University with a Bachelor of Science degree and from the University of New Brunswick with a Master of Environmental Management degree, with specialty in environmental emergencies. She has experience working as a consultant to industry in areas such as health a...
Posted in: NBNewBoots WomeninTrades English NB-MAP News  

New Boots Blog: The Red Seal Advantage

Posted by Ashley Ritchie on 5 February 2019
New Boots Blog: The Red Seal Advantage
What is a Red Seal? An endorsement indicating that a tradesperson has demonstrated the knowledge required for the national standard in that skilled trade. The Red Seal promotes excellence to employers, instills pride in skilled workers, and facilitates labour mobility. You will often hear the term Red Seal used interchangeably with other terms.  For example, a Red Seal Carpenter may be referred to as a ticketed carpenter, a licensed carpenter, or a journeyperson carpenter. ...
Posted in: NBNewBoots WomeninTrades English  

New Boots Spotlight on Women in Trades January 2019

Posted by Ashley Ritchie on 1 February 2019
New Boots Spotlight on Women in Trades January 2019
Chelsea Brewer is a newly Red Seal Construction Electrician, who resides in Fredericton, NB. Upon graduating high school in 2013, Chelsea took a year off to work and decide on a career path. Growing up in a supportive trades' family, Chelsea was exposed to various trades such as flooring, electrical, drywall and ventilation. Knowing that she didn't like the idea of having a desk job, it was a natural choice for her to pursue a skilled trade. Upon completion of the pre-employment progr...
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We are hiring. Nous embauchons.

Posted by Ashley Ritchie on 2 January 2019
MAP Strategic Workforce Services Inc. (MAPSWS) is an industry-led provincial non-profit organization dedicated to building diverse and learning focused workplaces through mentorship and human resources best practices. MAPSWS delivers 2 provincial programs: NB-MAP (New Brunswick Mentor Apprentice Program) and New Boots: Progressing Women in Trades. Reporting to the Executive Director of MAPSWS, we are currently seeking a full-time contract Programs Officer to work for both programs leading ...
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New Boots Spotlight on Women in Trades October 2018

Posted on 28 September 2018
Shelby Lyman Shelby Lyman is a newly Red Seal Automotive Service Technician (AST), who resides in Westriver, NB.  Growing up, Shelby was surrounded by mechanically inclined family members, which allowed her to pick up her skills naturally. Her grandfather is a licenced automotive service technician himself. However, it was the purchase of her first car that really sparked her interest in automotive repair.  After high school, Shelby attended the 1-year AST pre-employment prog...
Posted in: NBNewBoots WomeninTrades English NB-MAP News eletter  
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