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How to Use a Temp Agency to Hire Employees

Working with our leading Calgary temp agency can help you quickly fill those vacant construction jobs with skilled, experienced workers.   Working with a temp agency is a great staffing solution…

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How a Temp Agency Can Promote Safety on Your Construction Site

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…

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Industries That Benefit Most From Hiring Temp Agencies

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…

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Is Hiring Temp Workers The Right Staffing Solution For You?

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…

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Temp Worker vs Independent Contractor

Are you looking for a skilled worker to fill that vacant construction job in Calgary or Edmonton? Learn whether temporary workers or contractors are the right option for you. Overview As more…

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Importance of Keeping Your Employees Happy on The Construction Site

The high demand for construction jobs coupled with a severe shortage of skilled workers is creating a significant staffing challenge for companies looking to hire and retain the best talent. In…

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Advantages of Joining a Temp Agency

Working with a leading temp agency can be a very rewarding experience and can help add valuable skills to your resume. Choosing labor jobs on a temporary basis for a range of different…

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4 Ways To Attract & Keep New Construction Employees

It’s no secret that the construction industry is facing a skilled worker shortage. The recent recession saw many construction workers leaving the industry, and now, finding quality workers to fill…

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How To Work Successfully With a Temp Agency

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…

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4 Ways To Improve Productivity On A Construction Site

One of the major setbacks for any construction project is a loss of productivity that results in delays and loss of funds. That is why, as an employer, you require staffing solutions that are…

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Canada's Shift to Temporary Workers

Looking for a Labor Job in Calgary? What Canada’s Shift to Temporary Workers Could Mean For You According to Statistics Canada, temporary work has grown at more than triple the pace than…

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Construction Jobs On the Rise Despite Economic Downturn

Employment news in Calgary has been dominated this year by continual announcements of layoffs particularly within the oil industry. But despite the doom and gloom, some industries have recently…

Construction Job Resumes

6 Resume Tips For Construction Workers

Once upon a time, a glowing recommendation was enough to land a construction labour job in Calgary.  But with the increase in competition, many employers now want to see a resume to find out exactly…

Why Work For Matrix?

Why Work For Matrix?

With the price of oil dropping every day and the Canadian dollar sinking with it, times are tough in Alberta. As the oil sector hemorrhages jobs, Calgarians of all walks of life hold their breath,…

A Team of Experts

A Team of Experts

In every industry you need to know you can count on your workers, and no more so than in the construction industry. You need to know that each member of your team is qualified for the job and knows…

Looking for a Job?

Looking for a Job?

Though the economy may be facing tough times, Calgary’s construction industry is still going strong. With the new CalgaryNEXT stadium, the C-Train Green Line and the revitalization of Calgary’s…

What is a Certification of Recognition (COR)?

What is a Certification of Recognition (COR)?

A Certificate of Recognition (COR) is given to employers who create health and safety programs that meet established standards. A COR demonstrates that a certified auditor has evaluated the…

Mike Legault, Vice President of Operations

Mike Legault, Matrix Labour Leasing’s Vice President of Operations, was born and raised in Kitchener Ontario and attended York University. There he earned a bachelor of arts degree, with a heavy…

The Matrix Advantage: Safety Excellence

The Matrix Advantage: Safety Excellence

In 2013, just about 1 out of 5 workplace fatalities occurred in the Construction Industry. OSHA recently reported that the main causes of these construction site deaths were falls, employees being…

Help us Raise Funds for the High Hopes Challenge

Help us Raise Funds for the High Hopes Challenge

As you may already know, I have signed up for the High Hopes Challenge with the Kids Cancer Care Foundation. This is a fantastic organization that helps children and their families in the fight…

Looking for a Job in Alberta's Shrinking Market? Matrix Can Help!

Looking for a Job in Alberta's Shrinking Market? Matrix Can Help!

Late last week, one of the hottest topics on the news was yet another downturn in the Alberta oil sands economy, which is resulting in job losses across the province, especially in Fort McMurray,…

The Importance of a Good Resume

The Importance of a Good Resume

Overview No matter how much experience you have, you will struggle to have job hunting success without a great resume. Just because you know you're the perfect fit for a job, it doesn't…

Matrix Open House: Len Webber's Speech

Matrix Open House: Len Webber's Speech

Len Webber, MLA of Calgary Foothills, strongly advocates the Matrix philosophy. Watch his speech below.   To join Matrix Connect today, click here: matrixconnect.ca

Matrix Open House: Peter Pilarski's Testimonial

Matrix Open House: Peter Pilarski's Testimonial

Vice President of Merit, Peter Pilarski offered some great feedback about our new online community Matrix Connect after the event. Here's what he said: Join Matrix Connect today…

Matrix Open House: Joe Magliocca's Speech

Matrix Open House: Joe Magliocca's Speech

Ward 2 City Councillor Joe Magliocca discusses Matrix Labour Leasing and our new online community, Matrix Connect! Watch his speech here:   Have you joined Matrix Connect? Sign up…

Matrix Open House: Ric McIver's Speech

Matrix Open House: Ric McIver's Speech

MLA of Calgary Hays and Minister of Jobs, Skills, Training and Labour for Alberta Ric McIver discusses how Matrix’s model and new Samurai Connect technology could close the gap for the 100,000+…

Matrix Open House: Ward Sutherland's Testimonial

Matrix Open House: Ward Sutherland's Testimonial

Thanks Ward for the great feedback! Here’s his post event testimonial:   If you haven't already, don't forget to join Matrix Connect today…

Matrix Open House: Peter Pilarski's Speech

Matrix Open House: Peter Pilarski's Speech

Vice President of Merit, Peter Pilarski spoke at our event as well. Here’s his speech:   Have you joined Matrix Connect yet? Join now matrixconnect.ca  

Matrix Open House: Ward Sutherland's Speech

Matrix Open House: Ward Sutherland's Speech

Ward 1 City Councillor Ward Sutherland was just one of the many outstanding politicians that attended our successful Matrix Connect launch night.   Ward confirmed Matrix’s positive direction…

Matrix Open House: Joe Magliocca's Testimonial

Matrix Open House: Joe Magliocca's Testimonial

We were hounoured to have Ward 2 City Councillor Joe Magliocca at our Matrix Connect launch event. We caught up with the Joe after the event. Here were his thoughts:   If you…

Matrix Open House: Brittany and Stephanie's Testimonial

Matrix Open House: Brittany and Stephanie's Testimonial

We are grateful for our talented team. Meet Brittany and Stephanie!   Join Matrix Connect today! Visit: matrixconnect.ca to find out more.

Matrix Open House: Jonathan Denis' Testimonial

Matrix Open House: Jonathan Denis' Testimonial

Unfortunately MLA Minister of Justice & Solicitor General Jonathan Denis couldn't make it to our event due to an important meeting in Banff, but he sent us a personal message! Watch it…

Matrix Open House: Almin's Speech

Matrix Open House: Almin's Speech

12 months ago Matrix began working with digital marketing agency StyleLabs to design, build and deploy a revolutionary online HR community for Canada's blue collar construction…

3 Ways You Can Be A More Productive Worker

3 Ways You Can Be A More Productive Worker

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…

Why Choose Matrix Labour Leasing

Why Choose Matrix Labour Leasing

Not everyone knows what labour leasing is, or why it can be beneficial to you as an employee or as a client. Below are some hard facts on why you would choose Matrix. Employees Will Benefit…

New Study Sheds Light on Construction Labour Shortage Debate

New Study Sheds Light on Construction Labour Shortage Debate

While there is often some debate as to whether there actually is a labour shortage in Canada, a recent study by the Fraser Institute has found evidence that sheds light on where this confusion may be…

2014 Alberta Provincial Mine Rescue Competition

2014 Alberta Provincial Mine Rescue Competition

This past Saturday, June 21st, was the 2014 Alberta Provincial Mine Rescue Competition, held in Spruce Grove. Hosted by the Alberta Mine Safety Association and Canadian Natural Resources Limited, the…

New Construction Projects to Help Mitigate Flash Flooding

New Construction Projects to Help Mitigate Flash Flooding

It’s been almost one year since the devastating flood that hit Calgary homeowners and businesses last summer. Not only did some areas experience twice as much rain in 48 hours than the normal…

Adding Your Employee Number to A Ceridian Account

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…

Calgary Office Space For Rent

Calgary Office Space For Rent

Matrix Labour Leasing Ltd. is expanding! We are located in Douglasdale Business Park on the second floor. The office space, or out work stations, will be connected to Matrix labour…

VIDEO: A Matrix Christmas Story

VIDEO: A Matrix Christmas Story

HOW ADORABLE IS THIS? A Christmas story presented by Matrix Labour Leasing Ltd.         Watch the Video!

New Changes from ePost Will Benefit Employees

On September 19, 2013 ePost will undergo some format changes in order to provide better quality pay statements and ensure employees have a complete pay history. Here is a short summary of some of…

Stay Tuned to the Matrix Facebook Page

Make sure you "Like" the Matrix Facebook page to have access to our announcements, articles, and contests! Employees of Matrix have the chance to win great prizes; starting next week, send us a…

Matrix Named one of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies!

Matrix Named one of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies!

“Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 500 profiles the country’s most successful growth companies. Published in the Summer issue of PROFIT and…

Our Fancy New Office

Our Fancy New Office

After a year and a half in our downtown office, we are eager to move into our new office space tomorrow! Our old office served us well, and we made great memories there, but we couldn't be more…

Matrix's Charity of Choice - The Children's Wish Foundation

Matrix's Charity of Choice - The Children's Wish Foundation

Matrix has selected The Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada to be our charity of choice. Going forward, we will be a corporate donor and will be taking part in special events concerning this…

Thank You!

Thank You!

Matrix would like to send a HUGE Thank You to all of the workers on our South East Stoney Trail Project for donating to Adrian Barboza's family in their time of need. In less than 24 hours…

Matrix is Moving - Office Available for Rent

Matrix is Moving - Office Available for Rent

Commercial Office Space for Rent- TURN KEY!  Our current office is available for rent. This perfect commercial loft space is located on the ground floor of the Orange Lofts in East Village with…

Avoid the Spring Time Bugs

Avoid the Spring Time Bugs

As most Albertans are aware, the weather here is never consistent, and the undeterminable temperature spikes and plummets can really take a toll on the immune system.  May is a month to shine, and so…

Matrix Referral Program

Matrix Referral Program

A good deed should not go unrewarded. Neither should a good referral! Our best team members and clients come from people within the Matrix community. To thank you for supporting us, we're…

The Fast Growth 50 Awards Ceremony

The Fast Growth 50 Awards Ceremony

On February 12th, 2013 Matrix was presented with our first award! Matrix ranked #7 for the Alberta Venture's Fast Growth 50. We would like to thank Alberta Venture; without you this would…

Matrix ranked 7th by Alberta Venture in 2013 Fast Growth 50

Matrix ranked 7th by Alberta Venture in 2013 Fast Growth 50

They call it the definitive list of Alberta's fast-growth champions, and we're honored to have been included as one of them. The Fast Growth 50 list is based on completed questionnaires…

Mercon Benefits

Mercon Benefits:  What are they? Benefits commence on the first day of the second calendar month after you accumulate 300 hours in your hour bank account (within in a 9 month period. )       …

Getting to know Matrix

Matrix Labour Leasing Ltd. is a construction service company that offers full human resource and placement services. Our company's philosophy is simple; we save our clients time and money by…

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