Women In Resource development Corp (WRDC)

Community Profile

What they do!

Providing women with exposure to different career possibilities, helping them enroll and succeed in training programs, as well as assisting in job search and career advancement activities are essential to increasing women’s participation in trades and technology.

Career & Employment Specialists (CES) conduct outreach and provide customized one-on-one needs assessment and support including information sessions and presentations, participation in local career fairs and industry events, as well as one-on-one career development sessions with women. They are located throughout Newfoundland and Labrador, in St. John’s, Clarenville, Corner Brook, and Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

Services & Support

  • One-on-one career coaching
  • Labour market information
  • Career decision making
  • Job search & interview skills development 
  • resume/portfolio preparation
  • Life skills development
  • Employment matching

Who's doing the work?

  • Avalon Region Lisa Roestenberg: lroestenberg@wrdc.ca T:709-738-3545 
  • Western Region Bobbie-Jo Mauger: bmauger@wrdc.ca T: 709-639-7152
  • Central Region Jennifer Cheeks: jcheeks@wrdc.ca T: 709-466-2750
  • Labrador Judy Voisey: jvoisey@wrdc.ca T:709-896-8676 

Services Available in:

St. John's

Toll Free: 1.800.738.3713

T: (709) 738-3713

F: (709) 738-3743

E: infor@wrdc.ca

175 Hamlyn Road,

St. John's. A1E 5Z6


T: 709-466-2750


 T: 709-639-7152




P.O. Box 21157

St. John's, NL

Canada A1A 5B2


(709) 765-2182