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Gitxsan Development Corporation's mission:
To create profitable, sustainable economic development that leads to job creation and training opportunities, ultimately creating economic resilience for the Gitxsan people.
Award winning Gitxsan Development Corporation (GDC) is the economic vehicle through which the Gitxsan people will exercise their rights affirmed in the landmark Delgamuukw Supreme Court Judgment (1997) on their 33,000sq km traditional territory. It is the holding company for Gitxsan enterprise and is governed by a board of directors appointed by the Trustees of the Gitxsan Lipgyet Trust. The Directors manage GDC and oversee each of its operating subsidiaries.
GDC belongs to the Gitxsan people. GDC's winning approach is unique to the business world, melding the traditional governance of the Gitxsan, to the contemporary needs of global businesses.
GDC focuses on improving the Gitxsan economy while following the community’s values.
The Latest News
February 26, 2019
GSS is currently looking for licensed Security and Flaggers for camp jobs.
October 31, 2018
Short video clip of the honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources an...
October 18, 2018
The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, today announced...
August 14, 2018
The Career Discoveries students designed and built the replica of the house, picket fence and mai...
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This 8 week program is being offered in partnership with Vancouver Island University. Certificates received: Environmental Technician Certificate, Archaeology & CMT inventory (RISC) Certification & Electrofishing Certification. Topics include: FRST 256: Introduction to Forest Resource Management, RMOT 156: Compliance Communication and Resource Management (Part 1), NREN 024: ETCP 1 - Essential Field Skills, ABOR 055: Cultural Awareness, ABOR 053: Archaeology and Culturally Modified Tree Inventory…Read more
3 week program is being offered in partnership with JIBC. The EMR curriculum contains foundational education in anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and pharmacology. Contact Tracey Woods in our Hazelton Office to register. firstname.lastname@example.org
We are recruiting for Security Guards and Traffic Control Persons at the CGL project based in Kitimat. For flaggers: Must have WHMIS 2015, and complete an Excavation Orientation (simple, online, free) This is $18-20/hour depending on experience. The shifts are 6 days/week (off Sundays) for 2 weeks, then off 1 week. Need about 12-20 people in total. For Security Workers Must have the Basic Security License, OFA1 and a Class 5 Drivers License (they are mandatory) 14 days on, 14 days off.…Read more
Tourism Management starts today! 8:30am-4:30pm, five days a week. If you're interested in taking this 4 week program (plus 1 week spring break), contact us asap at 250-842-6780 or just come on down to the office. Upon completion of this program you earn university credits and a certificate from Vancouver Island University.
If you reside in the Gitwangak area and are interested in applying for one of our programs being offered or want to apply for funding through the Recertification & Upgrading program, Tracey Woods will be at the Gitwangak Education Society building on NOVEMBER 22, 2018 from 1pm to 4pm. Please ensure that you bring your resume, and status card, and program costs if applying to another Post Sec Institute.