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Brad brings 15 years of Canadian and international staffing industry experience to his role as vice president, Western Canada. He’s an HRIA and TEC Canada member and has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Saskatchewan. Brad has significant experience providing staffing solutions for customers, with specific expertise in permanent search, contract recruitment, and payroll delivery. With a love of sports and the outdoors, Brad can often be found in a rink, on a bike, or in the mountains with his wife and two daughters.
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Recent Posts

14 May

Reword Your Job Description Before Posting It Online

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

We all know the challenges of writing a compelling resume and cover letter in the hopes of nabbing our dream job. But there seems to be considerably less discussion about the trials hiring managers face when writing a job description to attract top talent to top positions.

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30 Apr

4 Facts about Oil & Gas Exploration and Extraction in Canada

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

Canada is a country rich in natural resources, and the Canadian economy has long been driven by resource industries. Forestry, mining, and even fisheries probably come to mind when you talk about important industries in Canada.

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Topics: Industry News
27 Apr

[Infographic] Job Seekers: 10 Ways to Immediately Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

You may wonder what role social media can play in helping you expand your online presence and achieve job hunt success. For most professionals, LinkedIn is the most important social media platform. Job seekers who are wondering how to leverage their LinkedIn profiles can follow these 10 tips to immediately improve their profiles.

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Topics: Job Search
23 Apr

When to Apply for Jobs

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

If you’re starting your job search or even just contemplating one, you probably have questions. You might wonder if now is the right time to embark on the job hunt. If you’ve been a job seeker for some time, you might ask if you’re applying at the right time. Are you not finding open jobs or getting callbacks because you started your search at the wrong time?

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Topics: Job Search
11 Apr

3 Ways to Find the Top Mining Jobs in Canada

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

Some people seem to think mining is a sunset industry in Canada and around the world. The truth is mining isn’t going anywhere. While the industry was hard hit by the economic recession of 2008-09, many mining companies are now emerging nimbler and more ready to compete in today’s markets.

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Topics: Job Search

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