As the COVID-19 situation continues to change, we’re taking action to better serve you and our staff.
The health and safety of everyone - our clients, our employees, and our community is important to us.
We are employing the following measures in our Merritt WorkBC office to reduce our chances of transmitting COVID-19 as much as possible:
Please refer to the symptom checker below before coming to the office.
COVID-19 UPDATE MANDATORY FACE MASKS
You must wear a face mask in our office. If you do not have a mask, one will be supplied to you upon entering.
Safety continues to be WorkBC Merritt’s number one priority and we will continue to take measures necessary to ensure the well-being of our clients and employees. We’re prioritizing the health of our clients, our employees, and our communities.
We are offering in-person and virtual services to help you find and keep employment. In the event you do require an in-person visit, we can assure you we are following WorkSafeBC policies regarding COVID-19 safety in our office. This includes regular surface disinfecting, hand washing/sanitizing, and physical distancing.
We are open and available for appointments (please call ahead to book)
We are open for Walk-ins Mon to Fri
9:00 – 11:00 AM and 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Our regular office hours are
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
and Wed 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
(Closed all Statutory Holidays)
** All services are available including resume assistance, work clothing and equipment for new jobs, self employment and occupational training.
** Wage Subsidies for Employers are available.
** ASETS is now located in our office.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding safe service delivery during these times, please do not hesitate to contact us. 250-378-5151 email@example.com | @workbcmerritt on Facebook
We are practicing social distancing to ensure a safe environment for our clients and staff and have protocol in place for Mandatory Face Masks while in our office.
We ask that you please:
- Maintain a minimum of 6 feet between yourself, clients and staff.
- Wear a face mask prior to entering the building.
- Cover your cough and sneezes with your elbow.
- Have patience and be kind as we all navigate the “new normal”.
- Answer the following questions to ensure everyone’s safety.
SYMPTOM CHECKER: If you have answered YES to any of the following questions, please do not enter our office and if you have a scheduled in person appointment, please call or email to reschedule.
Please do not enter this Building if you:
• Have travelled outside of Canada within the last 14 days
• Have been identified by Public Health as a close contact of someone with COVID-19
• Have been told to isolate by Public Health
Are displaying any of the following new or worsening symptoms:
• Fever or chills
• Extreme fatigue
• Cough or tiredness
• Loss of sense of smell or taste
• Body aches
• Difficulty breathing
• Nausea or vomiting
• Sore throat
• Loss of appetite
If you are displaying symptoms consistent with COVID-19, refer to HealthLink BC at 811.