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Why You Should LINK with the BCEA

Community - Be a part of many of the BCEA’s communities like the U40 Network and our Women’s Network. Become a volunteer! There are many opportunities for you to get involved and be a part of our committees.

Member Privileges - Our new preferred supplier program offers member discounts with affiliated companies, medical program, UPS, Bellstar Hotels & Resorts, Refoca HR Services, and the Sandman Hotel.

Philanthropy - Available to your employees’ dependents as well as students seeking opportunities in various areas of the electrical industry. Endowments also available at universities and colleges around the province. The BCEA also chooses a charity every year where we raise funds as well as donate our time.

Education - Specially designed education programs tailored to keep your employees up-to-date including the BCEA’s Basic Electricity Course and various programs suited for all levels of staff. We can LINK you to accredited programs. The BCEA also offers workshops on current topics of interest ranging from safety, regulations, business improvement, and product presentations.

Career Promotion - For employees and students, keeping viable workforce at the ready. #keepingtheindustryalive

Advocacy - Representation for your company with provincial and local government on industry related issues

Networking - Opportunities for you and your staff to network at the LINK conferences, seminars, events, and other social events throughout the year

Communication - Keep up to date on electrical industry issues, things that affect your business and association activities. Weekly Power Up Newsletters and social media discussing industry news, outlooks on BC, and more.

“The BCEA is building communities through education and advocacy by providing leadership, integrity, networking and knowledge. The BCEA is your link to the electrical commUnity”


March 26th, 2020

High Acheiver Award - March

Brad Lueck, Director of Operations Alberta Region

Wesco Distribution

At just 34 years, Brad has proved to be both a learner and a leader. In nine short years he joined Wesco in 2011 through their sales development trainee program and quickly climbed the up the career ladder.. read more here


March 26th, 2020

BCEA Online Courses

The BC Electrical Association now offers online courses!

Members receive access to hundreds of affordable and diverse online courses from the following categories:

  • Safety
  • Driving
  • Equipment
  • Soft Skills
  • Awareness

Click here to register and view course options.


March 25th, 2020

COVID-19 Updates

BCEA is providing you with links to the latest information on COVID-19.  You can find great articles on the economic impact both in Canada and globally.  Information on member updates are also available.  Click here to stay informed.


March 23rd, 2020

BCEA Events Site

New BCEA event site! For any upcoming events, updates & all the event information. Check out whats coming up @ http://bcea.zohosites.com/


March 20th, 2020

A message from our President & CEO (COVID -19)

During this time of uncertainty, it is important for our industry to stay safe and stay informed with the ongoing changes during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is a fluid situation that changes daily and hourly.... read more @ https://www.bcea.bc.ca/covid-19.php


March 18th, 2020

​COVID-19

During this pandemic we ask our members and our communities stay safe, be kind, be patient and stay informed.

Government of Canada website has a lot of information that can help you prepare you and your business for what is ahead. It is accurate and has the tools you need to apply for any grants that might be available for you. Visit Awareness Resource (link is https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/awareness-resources.html)


March 18th, 2020

BCEA Women's Network

The BCEA Women's Network has a round table discussion coming March 31st!

If you or someone you know within our Membership is interested in joining the Women's Network, please call the office to get involved.


March 9th, 2020

EFC Scholarship Program

Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) and its members are proud to support the next generation of leaders who will power a changing world in the Canadian Electrical industry. If you’re a post-secondary student who is pursuing a career in Electrical Technologist/Technician, Industrial Distribution, Sales, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Supply Chain/Operations, to name a few – then consider a career in an industry that is committed to a safer, more environmentally-sustainable future for Canadians. Take the first step by applying for up to three scholarships now! 

Apply at: https://scholarship.electrofed.com/

Application Dealine: May 31, 2020


February 4th, 2020

Call for Job Postings

Our U40 Group is attending Career Days at UBC this February 25. They will be representing our industry and will be promoting member job postings. If you have an open position, please send your posting to bcea@bcea.bc.ca.


January 8th, 2020

High Achiever Award

To celebrate and recognize young leaders who distinguished themselves early in their career through professional achievement which can also include volunteer service, someone who is the unsung hero always there to lend a helping hand, and/or someone that deserves recognition for their contributions to the industry or within your corporate culture.

Each month an individual will be selected and highlighted on all BCEA social media platforms. All those recognized monthly, will qualify for the BCEA High Achiever Award that will be awarded at the BCEA Annual Awards Luncheon in December 4, 2020. 

For more information please email us at bcea@bcea.bc.ca


December 11th, 2019

BCEA Awards Winners

Congratulations to our 2019 Award Winners:

Member of the Year - WESCO

Volunteer of the Year - Stuart MacDonald

Outstanding Individual - Gary McNeil

Community Contribution - Mac's II Agencies

Project Excellence - Bridge Electric


March 2020
Events
Jobs
Info
BCEA/MCABC Okanagan Golf Tournament
June 10th, 2020
Sunset Ranch Golf Course
Annual Golf Tournament
July 16th, 2020
Morgan Creek Golf Course
Annual General Meeting
July 16th, 2020
Morgan Creek Golf Course
THRIVE Diversity Summit
October 20th, 2020
LINK 2020
October 21st - 22nd, 2020
Branch Manager
E.B. Horsman & Son
Williams Lake, BC
Posted March 3rd, 2020
Branch Manager
E.B. Horsman & Son
Victoria, BC
Posted March 3rd, 2020
Management Trainee

BC Regionm
Posted February 6th, 2020
Inside Sales
EB Horsman & Son
Kamloops, BC
Posted February 4th, 2020
Distributor & Contractor Sales Representative
Mac's II Agencies
Lower Mainland, BC
Posted January 29th, 2020
2015 Canadian Electrical Code Book
The most up-to-date safe electrical installation requirements.
BCEA Scholarship Program
Find out about BCEA scholarships.



The British Columbia Electrical Association is building communities through education and advocacy by providing leadership, integrity, networking and knowledge. The BCEA is your LINK to the electrical commUnity.


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