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BCIT's human resources professionals are committed to supporting current and prospective employees to achieve their professional and personal goals. Our team of professionals works towards promoting best practices and positive employee relations in an inclusive environment.

                                    

We have been selected as a Top Employer for eight years in a row.

The employees of the Human Resources Department share a common purpose: to provide consultative support services in the areas of recruitment, salary and benefits administration, employee training and organizational development, employee advisory services, labour relations, and employee record systems.

HR Reception

Responsible for responding to general inquires regarding employee benefits, extended health and dental claims and cards, Fair Pharmacare, emergency travel assistance, HR documents and forms.


Wendy McLeod, HR Assistant
 604-432-8384
HR Assistant, General Inquiries
 604-432-8384
Recruitment Assistant, Recruiting Inquiries
 604-431-4921


Advisory Services

The Advisory Services team provides a range of human resources services for employees and managers including advice on recruitment and selection, collective agreement interpretation, HR planning, job classification, benefits administration and career development. Each department or school is assigned an Advisor, Recruiter Specialist, and Coordinator. Please contact your HR team [PDF] directly for assistance.

Jeanette Chang, Senior Advisor

604-451-6791
Meena Hundle, Advisor

604-432-8616
Steve Desabrais, Advisor

604-412-7498
Kim Hamilton, Advisor

604-432-8824
May Chu, Recruitment Specialist

604-456-8037
Colleen McDonald, Recruitment Specialist

604-451-6997
Sarah Dueck, Recruitment Specialist

604-432-8894
Virginia Wong, Recruitment Assistant

604-431-4921
Alexander Ip, Coordinator

604-432-8593
Pardeep Padda, Coordinator

604-451-6840
Jessica Bowal, Coordinator
604-453-4020
Arwinder Sandhu, Coordinator

604-453-4068

Auxiliary Services

Auxiliary Services recruits candidates for administrative and trades positions and coordinates temporary placements due to supported leave and temporary work assignments.

Pamela Smith, Recruitment Specialist 
604-412-7547  

Labour Relations

Labour Relations works with the unions and management to facilitate constructive and expeditious resolution of issues regarding collective agreements, policies, legislation, grievances and collective bargaining.

Maynard Witvoet, Senior Consultant
604-451-6857
Katie Cobban, Consultant              
604-431-4996
Guida Heir,Consultant 604-456-8068
Jennifer Lo, Assistant 
604-431-4920

Organizational Development

Organization Development offers a range of support services regarding leadership and management development, team building, change management, group facilitation, career counselling and professional development funding.

Lisa Ryan, Director, Organizational Development        
604-432-8897    
Vacant, Consultant, Organizational Development
604-432-8897
Ena Devedzija, Coordinator, Organizational Development
604-432-8023
Denisse Hernandez Navarro, Coordinator, Organizational Development
604-456-8342

Part-time Studies Benefits and Retirements

Our Part-time Studies Benefits Team specializes in coordinating and managing benefits and retirements for part-time studies instructors and faculty.

Heather Thomas, Advisor, Pension & Benefits
604-432-8596

Systems and Skills Training

The Systems and Skills Training Team provides HR related information and metrics to BCIT and external agencies, and systems expertise, training and services for HR related technology and core BCIT software. We also coordinate recruitment testing.

Marcus Lee, Advisor, Analytics, Banner 9 Project         
604-432-8591
Preet Singh, Advisor, Analytics
604-456-1206
Learning Lab
 

Total Compensation & Analytics

The Total Compensation team develops and manages programs regarding competitive compensation, benefits, sick leave management, job evaluation systems and wellness initiatives.

Jas Parmar, Associate Director, Total Compensation
604-451-6981
Sally Olarte, Advisor, Total Compensation
604-456-8042
Heather Thomas, Advisor, Pension & Benefits
604-432-8596
Dennis Leung, Specialist, Disability Management
 604-456-1236
Brian McNeill, Coordinator, Illness & Disability Management
604-456-8005
Aisha Sanders, Assistant, Total Compensation
604-432-8594

Director, Human Resources

Vacant, Director                                     
604-432-8476
Jennifer Lo, Assistant
604-431-4920

Information Access and Privacy

Cynthia Kent,
Associate Director, Privacy, Information Access & Policy Management                   
604-432-8508


Vice President, Human Resources & People Development

Ana Lopez, Vice President                               
604-432-8893
Nancy Broad, Assistant
604-451-6792