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Countdown to Skills Canada!

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

JDI is excited to be a sponsor of the 2016 Skills Canada Competition at the Moncton Coliseum.

 

JDI Bowls for Kids

Friday, May 27, 2016

32 teams from J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) participated in this year’s Bowl for Kids event for Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS). Bowl for Kids is an annual event that raises much-needed funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters, hosted annually at Fairview Bowling Lanes in Saint John.

 

Accounting Incentive Award

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) is proud to present UNB Fredericton student Nicolas Deslongchamps with this year’s JDI Accounting Incentive Award. Nicolas is currently completing his third and final work term. He will be starting his fourth year of university in September, where he will graduate with a double major in Accounting and Economics. He plans to pursue a CPA designation after graduation.

 

Welcome Summer Students!

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) is pleased to welcome approximately 340 summer students across our operations this summer.

 

Acadia University Students Compete in J.D. Irving, Limited Case Competition

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Wolfville: Each year for the last six years, Acadia University professor Paul Callaghan has challenged his second year business students with a JDI case competition. Students are given a real business problem and work in groups to present recommendations and solutions to JDI executives and recruiters.

 

TREEMENDOUS Seedling Sale

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

J.D. Irving, Limited’s (JDI) tree nursery in Sussex is open to the public for its tenth annual seedling sale.

 

“Pathways to Shipbuilding” Indigenous Education and Apprenticeship Pilot Program Launched with Irving Shipbuilding’s Centre of Excellence

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 4, 2016:  A collaboration of ten industry, government, and Indigenous partners announced today the launch of an education and apprenticeship program to create job opportunities for 20 Indigenous students in metal fabrication.  The program, offered through the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) Akerley Campus in Dartmouth, offers successful students the unique opportunity to build a lasting career in shipbuilding at Irving’s Halifax Shipyard.

 

Thank you Winter Co-op Students

Monday, May 02, 2016

Thank you and best wishes to our Winter Co-op Students! This past winter (January-April), we welcomed 68 students across our divisions including Irving Pulp & Paper, Transportation and Logistics, Irving Shipbuilding, Communications, Finance, Accounting, and Information Technology.

 

Midland Transport Donates Truck to Food Depot Alimentaire

Monday, May 02, 2016

On April 6, 2016, Midland Transport presented Food Depot Alimentaire with the keys to a 2011 Freightliner 5-tonne straight truck as a donation to the non-profit organization. The truck will allow Food Depot Alimentaire to continue to provide support to people in need in southeastern New Brunswick.