Rural Islands Economic Forum

November 7-8 2019

Pender Island, Tsawout Nation

The RIEF will be the first time BC’s rural islands, along with Indigenous Communities, will gather to advance community economic growth and resilience on the islands.

If you are a ‘NAMGIS First Nation member AND a Cormorant Island resident, you are eligible to apply for a chance to receive FREE registration, travel expenses and accomodation to participate in this forum (max value $1300).

Tell us why you want to attend (max. 250 words)

Send email to: info@Namgis-EDC.ca 

DEADLINE: October 25th

For more information: www.ruralislandsforum.com




 Ticketed Welder/Millwright 

Posting date: October, 2019

Job Description

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Ticketed Welder/Millwright position is a key member of the Maintenance team. Working with other trades, the position will be required to work safetly and productively with minimum supervision and will be tasked to help maintain site facilities including, stationary, mobile, and ship loading equipment.

This position requires a demonstartated ability to assist in the identification and early detection requirements of preventative maintenance. The Ticketed Welder/Millwright is required to repair or replace defective machinery parts, fabricate parts, detect and troubleshoot irregularities and malfunctions, assemble and install machinery and equipment, operate hoisting and lifting equipment, and preform routine maintenance on equipment throughout the site. 

Previous leadership experience or willingness to learn and take on a leadership role will be considered a strong asset. 

See PDF for Qualifications and more. 

Full Posting here: JobPosting-09-2019-TicketedWelder-Millwright.pdf




Opportunities for training will be posted here as they arise, please check back!



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Request for Expression of Interest – Mine Engineering Services for New and Existing Projects

Closing date: Jun 30, 2019

Orca wishes to enter into an arrangement with a Mine Engineering Firm to provide project evaluation, planning, design, construction, and permitting assistance services for both existing and new projects on an ongoing and as-needed basis in addition to specific deliverables as identified in the attached document.

Full Posting here: http://namgis-edc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Request-for-Expression-of-Interest-Mine-Engineering-Services.pdf



Call for ‘NAMGIS Artist – Logo Design – Now Closed

Namgis Economic Development Corp. (“NEDC”) will announce the winning submission soon.