Heavy Equipment Operator & Class 1 DriverTraining Opportunities for Kitsumkalum members

In partnership with TriCorp, WorkBC – Terrace, The Kalum Logistics Park, Kalum Quarry, Kitsumkalum Economic Development & Kitsumkalum Training Centre.

  • Class 1 drivers training will potentially start in February 2023 and go for one month.
  • Heavy Equipment Training will last 3 months from February – April 2023

Qualification Criteria:

  • Must have a valid class 5 drivers license (Class 1 req) or will obtain one soon
  • Must provide a drivers abstract
  • Updated resume
  • Bring all valid id – current status card, drivers license, care card, sin card.
  • Provide a to whom it may concern letter on why you want to take either Heavy Equipment Operators or Class 1 Training.
  • Possess up to date eyeglasses – required for the new driver’s license
  • Must be prepared to pass a physical test as per for class 1 drivers license, provide medical information/forms from your doctor if needed
  • Must pass drug and alcohol testing.


  • Applicants must be reliable and not miss any training days
  • Solid communication skills
  • Team oriented and able to interact with multiple departments
  • Ability to work independently and accept responsibility with limited supervision.
  • In order to get a living allowance from Workbc phone this number asap: (250) 638-8108.  It takes 2 – 3 weeks to process.  Including for EI applicants.

Applicant Intake Days:

Economic Development Board Room, 14303 Highway 16 west. The group of trailers across from the Kalum Gas Bar/Tempo

  • January 20th & 27th, 2023 from 10AM – 3:30 PM

For more information, contact:

Ms. Diane Lukasser

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Kitsumkalum Economic Development

14303 Highway 16 West

Terrace, BC V8G 0C8

Ph#: (250) 635-5000 + ext: 100

E-mail: ecdev@Kitsumkalum.com