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5 Ways to Make Sure You Stay Safe On Your Construction Site
5 Ways to Make Sure You Stay Safe On Your Construction Site
March 28, 2018

Workplace safety is extremely important on Calgary construction sites. Follow these top tips on how to protect yourself from common risks and hazards. Health and safety is extremely important in all industries, but there are certain…

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 Importance of Working For the Right Temp Agency
Importance of Working For the Right Temp Agency
June 19, 2017

Looking for a reliable labor placement company in Calgary? Matrix is a leading staffing agency that helps match you to the best labor jobs in Edmonton, Calgary & beyond.   One of the smartest things you can do as a job seeker is to…

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How a Temp Agency Can Promote Safety on Your Construction Site
How a Temp Agency Can Promote Safety on Your Construction Site
May 29, 2017

Looking to increase the safety on your Calgary construction site? Using a temp agency to help fill vacant labor jobs can help!  Health and safety is very important in all industries, but there are some businesses that must take extra…

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The Ins & Outs of Working With Temporary Workers
The Ins & Outs of Working With Temporary Workers
May 15, 2017

Looking to fill that vacant labor job in Calgary? Learn about the changing face of temporary employment and how our staffing solutions can help your construction business grow.   It’s not just a perception: in Canada, temporary work…

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Industries That Benefit Most From Hiring Temp Agencies
Industries That Benefit Most From Hiring Temp Agencies
May 3, 2017

Looking for innovative staffing solutions that will help your company grow? Here are the top Calgary businesses that benefit most from hiring a temp agency.   Whether you are a small company or a large one, using a staffing firm to…

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Is Hiring Temp Workers The Right Staffing Solution For You?
Is Hiring Temp Workers The Right Staffing Solution For You?
May 1, 2017

Do you need to fill a vacant construction job in Calgary? Find out why hiring temp workers might be your best staffing solution.   At Matrix Labor Leasing, a leading Calgary temp agency, we have extensive knowledge of the market and…

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How a Staffing Firm Can Mitigate The Concerns of Working With Temporary Workers
How a Staffing Firm Can Mitigate The Concerns of Working With Temporary Workers
April 14, 2017

Temporary workers play an important role in many companies. But are they the right staffing solution for your business? Pros & cons of hiring a temp employee for that construction labor job. As companies look for effective ways to cut…

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How to Find Top Talent For That Vacant Construction Job
How to Find Top Talent For That Vacant Construction Job
March 31, 2017

Looking for skilled workers to fill that construction job vacancy? Here’s how our Calgary labor staffing company can help you attract & keep talented employees. Behind every great company, there is a workforce of skilled, productive…

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Benefits of Hiring Temporary Workers
Benefits of Hiring Temporary Workers
March 1, 2017

Temporary workers play a vital role in many construction companies. Find out if they are the right staffing solution for your business. Overview Are you looking for an affordable and efficient staffing solution to minimize delays and…

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How Our Calgary Construction Staffing Solutions Save You Money
How Our Calgary Construction Staffing Solutions Save You Money
January 24, 2017

No matter the size of your company, finding and retaining talent can be a difficult and expensive task. These costs only increase if you make a bad staffing decision. Hiring a temp agency to take care of all your staffing solutions can…

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NOW HIRING: Integrity & Corrosion Specialist
NOW HIRING: Integrity & Corrosion Specialist
January 24, 2017

Now Hiring: Integrity and Corrosion Specialist in Grande Prairie Area Responsible For: Working with the Operating Unit Staff, the Integrity Management Coordinator and the Chief Inspector to ensure the Integrity Management Programs…

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 How To Improve Construction Client Communication
How To Improve Construction Client Communication
December 21, 2016

Aside from investing in the right staffing solutions, concise client communication is one of the most critical components of the construction job. Poor communication on a building project can equate to losses of thousands - perhaps…

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How To Work Successfully With a Temp Agency
How To Work Successfully With a Temp Agency
November 16, 2016

There are two things any company, large or small, are trying to save: Time & Money. No matter the size of your business, engaging in the services of an experienced staffing solutions agency can help you achieve those goals and much…

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How To Mitigate The Dangers of Working From Heights
How To Mitigate The Dangers of Working From Heights
June 22, 2016

A construction job exposes workers to a wide range of hazards. In particular, falling from heights is a growing occurrence and has been reported to account for one in five serious injuries on the construction site. In an industry as…

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Construction Sector Remains Strong Despite Economic Downturn
Construction Sector Remains Strong Despite Economic Downturn
December 11, 2015

With more layoffs in the oil and gas sector being announced every day, a lot of Calgarians are worried about their own jobs. However, it turns out that oil, gas and mining jobs total 175,000 jobs in Alberta, making it only the fifth…

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3 Reasons Why Staffing Agencies Make A Huge Difference
3 Reasons Why Staffing Agencies Make A Huge Difference
September 18, 2015

We all know that staffing agencies play a vital role in helping companies recruit talent and since staffing agencies are compensated for their results instead of activity level (like corporate recruiters), they are very advantageous to…

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The Matrix Advantage: Onsite Management Teams
The Matrix Advantage: Onsite Management Teams
September 2, 2015

Project Management is an integral role in any task.  In our experience, having access to management during projects creates cohesion and organization amongst employees, helps maintain scheduled deliverables and evaluate change orders and…

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The Matrix Advantage:  Employee Benefits
The Matrix Advantage: Employee Benefits
September 2, 2015

Whether you’re going through a staffing agency or on an independent basis, looking for a job is tough. After researching available opportunities and filing the proper paperwork, you finally find the right role for you. However, there are…

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A Message From the President
A Message From the President
August 17, 2015

Although our economy has faced a few speed bumps recently, I strongly believe that the media is sensationalizing the magnitude of the downturn.   Like every responsible business we have been carefully monitoring the impact recent…

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Four-In-Four-Out Policy
Four-In-Four-Out Policy
June 16, 2015

The debate about temporary foreign workers in Canada is a heated one; no matter what position you take. Nevertheless, regulations announced in 2011 have gone into effect this past April, which essentially has thousands of workers leaving…

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Partner Profile: StyleLabs
Partner Profile: StyleLabs
May 27, 2015

StyleLabs is a full service digital marketing firm specializing in Marketing Strategy, Web Development, Search Engine Optimization, Strategic Communications and Market Research.  As Matrix’ agency on record, our mandate is to build…

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Partner Profile: Merit Contractors Association
Partner Profile: Merit Contractors Association
May 13, 2015

Merit Contractors Association is a province-wide not-for-profit association comprised of over 1,400 contractor member firms that employ over 50,000 people in commercial, residential, and industrial construction sectors. The Association was…

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Partner Profile: Stawowski McGill & Partners LLP
Partner Profile: Stawowski McGill & Partners LLP
May 1, 2015

Every action we take impacts our client’s business, their life, and their path to success.  We understand where your business currently is and its potential for growth. The options for achieving success seem limited. By leveraging our…

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Partner Profile: Mountain Industrial Safety Services
Partner Profile: Mountain Industrial Safety Services
May 1, 2015

Our firm provides job specific training programs for Matrix employees and works to ensure all elements of their Disability management program are appropriately considered on every occasion. Our goal is to ensure all workers are equipped…

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Partner Profile: BDO
Partner Profile: BDO
May 1, 2015

The BDO team of trusted accountants and advisors has been proudly serving organizations in the Calgary area for over five decades. We are one of the largest accounting and advisory offices in the area with 22 partners who offer…

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Staying Safe on the Road
Staying Safe on the Road
March 3, 2015

Calgary streets can seem more dangerous then the Indianapolis speedway, and can make for an occupational hazard for people who earn a living driving. Unlike controlled worksites, driving services are out on Calgary streets with everyday…

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How to Stand Out in a Competitive Job Market
How to Stand Out in a Competitive Job Market
February 20, 2015

Showing potential employers your flexibility, exceptional work ethic and willingness to exceed expectations are great ways to stand out in Calgary’s competitive job market. With the state of Alberta’s economy and the slew of job cuts…

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Job Vacancy in Alberta: The 2015 Forecast
Job Vacancy in Alberta: The 2015 Forecast
January 12, 2015

Overview: With fears of potential layoffs in the oil and gas sector due to dropping oil prices, Albertans should still feel optimistic about the availability of jobs in the province. Third quarter results from last year are in and results…

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3 Ways You Can Be A More Productive Worker
3 Ways You Can Be A More Productive Worker
November 3, 2014

Overview Time isn't everything and this is certainly true when it comes to work. While being able to put the extra hours is always appreciated, it is the end result that matters and becoming a more efficient worker will quickly gain…

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Alberta Predicted to Lead Canada Through the Next Wave of Construction
Alberta Predicted to Lead Canada Through the Next Wave of Construction
September 22, 2014

A couple of months ago, BuildForce Canada released the 2014-2023 Construction and Maintenance Looking Forward forecast. In the forecast, BuildForce estimates that Alberta will lead the country’s construction industry over the next 10…

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Adding Your Employee Number to A Ceridian Account
Adding Your Employee Number to A Ceridian Account
March 5, 2014

For active employees, if you were laid off seasonally before 2014, Ceridian has made your employee number inactive. Therefore, you will not be getting your pay stubs through Ceridian anymore. You will be keeping the current login you have…

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