Contact Us

Contact the Administrative Assistant for all Career Track support such as student or employer registration or login issues.

BCITSA’S Career Specialists offer Office Hours Appointments for all BCIT Students and Alumni across BCIT Campuses. Please make an appointment by logging on to Career Track or contact them directly for questions.

Career Specialists can be reached directly by employers to discuss recruitment strategies and employer services.

Meet our Team

The office hours and personal bios can be viewed by clicking on the names or individual photos.

Office hours are subject to change without notice.

Please check availability regularly in Career Track.

Tara Mollett, MA

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Director, Student Services | 604.456.1167

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Director, Student Services | 604.456.1167

Tara has worked with the BCIT Student Association since April 2015. She manages all aspects of Student and Career Services at the SA and developed the SA’s Career Services department from the ground up.

Tara has a strong background in program management and career development. Over the past seven years she has played a lead role in the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of several career programs and she has experience working with a wide variety of populations including youth, students, aboriginals, older workers, and immigrants. Tara studied program evaluation while completing her MA at Royal Roads University and completed a meta-analysis of training program evaluation methods.  Tara also holds an MA in History from the University of Toronto.

Joyce Lee, CCDP, PhD

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Career Specialist School of Health Sciences, Part Time Students & Alumni | 604.432.8222

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Career Specialist School of Health Sciences, Part Time Students & Alumni | 604.432.8222

Office Hours

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Tuesday’s & Wednesday’s
11:00 am – 12:30 pm

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

As a certified career practitioner, Joyce brings 12 years of experience in Career Services.

Joyce has a strong passion for helping BCIT students turn their stressful career search experience into a meaningful experience of self-discovery and success.

Joyce’s expertise includes one-on-one coaching, group learning facilitation, instructional design, E-learning, and career resources development.

Joyce holds an MA in second language & literacy education (UBC) and Ph.D. in intercultural education (U of Alberta).

Amy Smith

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Career Specialist School of Computing & Academic Studies & International Students | 604 453 4098

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Career Specialist School of Computing & Academic Studies & International Students | 604 453 4098

Office Hours

Burnaby Office Hours

Tuesday: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Thursday: 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

DTC Office Hours:

Monday: 11:30 am – 2:00 pm & 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Amy has worked in Student and Career Services for over 5 years at BCIT and brings a unique mix of program planning, one-to-one coaching, and industry engagement to support students and alumni in reaching their potential. Amy applies a variety of career practitioner theories and coaching skills to assist individuals in creating career goals and guide them in advancing their soft skills and industry engagement. She works closely with the BCIT International Student Centre and BCIT Indigenous Services to provide customized services and resources to BCIT’s diverse population.

Kim Kavanagh, B.Ed

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Career Specialist School of Construction and the Environment & School of Energy | 604 431 4973

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Career Specialist School of Construction and the Environment & School of Energy | 604 431 4973

Office Hours

Burnaby Office Hours:

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tuesday: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Kim brings her diverse background in training & development, recruitment and project management from public, private, not-for-profit and post-secondary work environments to BCIT. A certified Career Development Practitioner, Kim has a wealth of experience delivering job search workshops and coaching students through work-to-school and school-to-work transitions.

A proud BCIT alumna, Kim is excited to be part of the BCITSA Career Services team and for the opportunity to support students, faculty and employers.

Larry Jung, BA

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Career Specialist School of Transportation | 604.432.8278

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Career Specialist School of Transportation | 604.432.8278

Office Hours

Burnaby Office Hours:

Monday 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Wednesday 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Thursday 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Friday  2:00pm – 4:00pm

ATC Office Hours:

Tuesday  10:00am – 4:00pm

Larry is very excited to be back at his alma mater to help BCIT Transportation Technology students and alumni, meet, learn and connect to careers and life.  He is an experienced career mentor with a focus on strategic job search.  Larry has worked with current and recently graduated post-secondary students as well as seasoned industry professionals from many areas of study and industries.   His extensive work experience in a variety of sectors and roles has taken him from engineering services marketing, retail operations & management including procurement to career development and coaching.

Larry is passionate about helping others and sharing to achieve individual and common goals.  He relies on his many years of local work experience and broad knowledge base to facilitate student career and life success.  Larry’s educational background includes, Dip’l.T. – Marketing from BCIT, BA – Communication from SFU, and various other training in career development and HR.

Wafaa Barakat

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Student Development Coordinator | 604.432.8974

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Student Development Coordinator | 604.432.8974

Tania DeRidder

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Student Development Coordinator | 604.432.8974

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Student Development Coordinator | 604.432.8974

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Dulari Bawa

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Career Services Administrator | 778.331.1307

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Career Services Administrator | 778.331.1307

Tule Tran, CCDP, BA

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Career Specialist | 604.456.1013

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Career Specialist | 604.456.1013