A company directory, including small to medium-sized businesses across Canada. Information provided includes company’s address, sales volume, number of employees, name of manager/owner, etc. Use the Advanced Search feature to search by industry, geography, and/or business size. NOTE: The number of employees and sales figures may not be always correct. Use common sense and try to verify from other sources of information such as the company’s website.
The employers on this list are recognized as Canada's leaders in offering best workplaces and program for young people just starting their careers.
On each employer’s description page, in addition to the hiring location(s), size and health/financial benefits, the information of particular interest to younger employees is included, such as tuition subsidies, career development, corporate social responsibility initiatives, employee engagement & performance, etc.
The employers on this list are recognized for their exceptional workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs. The diversity initiatives include programs for employees from five groups: (a) women; (b) members of visible minorities; (c) persons with disabilities; (d) aboriginal peoples; and (e) lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered/transsexual (LGBT) peoples.
On each employer’s description page, in addition to the hiring location(s) and size of the company, the information pertaining to diversity is included, such as workforce representation, unique diversity initiatives, diversity community partnerships, etc.
On each employer’s description page, the following information is provided: hiring location(s), number of full-time and part-time employees, average age of employees, highlights of employment benefits, training and skills development, and community involvement.
A directory/database of public and private/startup companies in the technology sector in BC. A great resource for discovering potential employers, professionals, and investors in the local tech community.
The local business magazine, Business in Vancouver, compiles lists of the Top 100 or Biggest companies in various industries in British Columbia. NOTE: While only the top five on any list are visible to non-subscribers of the magazine on the website, the full lists are available in the print issues in the library. They are located in the Journals and Magazines area on the main floor.
If you are interested in working in a nonprofit organization, bc211 provides access to detailed descriptions of over 4,500 agencies serving the Fraser Valley, Metro Vancouver, Squamish-Lillooet and Sunshine Coast regional districts.