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JOBBER.BM HAS GENERATED OVER $20,000 OF TEMPORARY WORK SINCE APRIL LAUNCH

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

JOBBER.BM HAS GENERATED OVER $20,000 OF TEMPORARY WORK SINCE APRIL LAUNCH

Local jobs website, www.jobber.bm has successfully found $20,000 in employment for its “jobbers”, using a non-traditional approach to help people find work.   The website was launched in April as an easy way to connect people who need assistance with jobs to people who have the time and skills to complete the job. Jobs are posted on the site and jobbers must place a single bid to say why they should be chosen. Instant email alerts have meant that almost every job that has been posted so far has received multiple bids, often within minutes of being posted. Sometimes the turnaround...

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BESCO AWARDED FIRE DETECTION AND SECURITY CONTRACT

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BESCO AWARDED FIRE DETECTION AND SECURITY CONTRACT

Bermuda Energy Services Company Ltd. (BESCO) today announces that it has won the preventative maintenance contract for the fire detection and security at L. F. Wade International Airport. The securing of the maintenance contract follows a government contract tender process. The two-year contract worth $70,000 per annum will insure the supply of technical resources, equipment and supervision necessary to provide regular inspections, maintenance and required restoration services to the fire detection systems, card access security systems and CCTV security systems at L. F. Wade International...

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BERMUDA CABLEVISION’S “OPEN HANDS LOVING HEARTS” FOOD DRIVE GETS EXTRA BOOST FROM CHILDREN

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERMUDA CABLEVISION’S “OPEN HANDS LOVING HEARTS” FOOD DRIVE GETS EXTRA BOOST FROM CHILDREN

Bermuda CableVision’s “Open Hands Loving Hearts” Food Drive has distributed its most recent collections of non-perishable food items to three Bermuda charities that run feeding programmes for the less fortunate. A special boost to the programme came from Bermuda’s children. On May 25, CableVision organised a concert entitled, “To Bermuda with Love,” where a number of children’s groups performed to benefit the food drive, while each attendee was asked to bring three non-perishable food items. Between that event and the collection of food in various...

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MARINA AT THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS TO OPEN THIS MONTH

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

MARINA AT THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS TO OPEN THIS MONTH

-Open-house to be held on Saturday, August 9- As part of more than a $90 million redevelopment project of The Fairmont Hamilton Princess, the new marina will open this month at The Fairmont Hamilton Princess. The Fairmont Hamilton Princess is holding an open-house on Saturday, August 9 from 2pm to 5pm for people interested in viewing the newly developed marina. There will be lemonade and cookies, available and group tours will be given by the new Dockmaster, David Carey. Visitors can come by land or sea. “We are very excited about the imminent opening of the new marina,” says Allan...

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ELBOW BEACH TO HOST FIRST-EVER ANNUAL CRYSTAL FAMILY CUP INVITATIONAL TENNIS CHALLENGE

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

ELBOW BEACH TO HOST FIRST-EVER ANNUAL CRYSTAL FAMILY CUP INVITATIONAL TENNIS CHALLENGE

–Tournament to honour the Crystal family- Elbow Beach today announces the first-ever annual Crystal Family Cup Invitational Tennis Challenge in honour of the Crystal family. The six-day tennis tournament will be held at the Elbow Beach tennis facility and is free to spectators. The tournament is sponsored by Elbow Beach Resort, The Argus Group, Lido Complex and Dunkley’s. The tournament is named after the late Crystal family who travelled to Bermuda every Christmas since the 1970’s, so that Dan Crystal could play tennis with many of Bermuda’s top tennis players. Dan Crystal was an...

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Department of Workforce Development and Bermuda CableVision Launch Channel Dedicated to Getting Bermudians Back to Work

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Department of Workforce Development and Bermuda CableVision Launch Channel Dedicated to Getting Bermudians Back to Work

Today the Department of Workforce Development and Bermuda Cablevision announced they are partnering to provide a television channel dedicated to showcasing available jobs in Bermuda. By simply going to Channel 87, job-seekers can view a scrolling display of all of the open jobs from the Bermuda Job Board on a dedicated television channel. The channel goes ‘live’ today. This will allow individuals the convenience of viewing available jobs and their closing dates (posted on the Bermuda Job Board) from the comforts of their own home. “The idea is that if job-seekers see a suitable job on...

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