About WRDC

About WRDC

WRDC is helping women throughout Newfoundland and Labrador prepare for and achieve meaningful, positive, long-term careers in trades and technology.

Learn more about how we're making a difference.

Who We Are

Created in 1997, Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) is a provincial non-profit organization committed to increasing women’s participation in trades and technology.

WRDC Values

We lead by example, with integrity and empathy.

Board & Executive

WRDC’s Board of Directors is composed of women who collectively represent a variety of sectors and organizations and are working to overcome hurdles facing women in the workforce. As individuals, these women Board members bring a wide range of experiences to the table.


WRDC, including its Educational Resource Centre, has fifteen (15) staff. Four (4) staff members are based in regional satellite offices in Central (1), Western (2), and Labrador (1).

Collectively, our staff has extensive experience in equity, diversity and inclusion, research, education, post secondary training (public, private and union), the natural resource sector, the technology sector, career development and employment assistance services, as well as AESL Employment Programs.

WRDC Careers

WRDC is an exciting and dynamic organization to work for. We’re always looking for talented and passionate women to help us better deliver our programs and services all across our province.


If you have any questions for our staff regarding our programs, services, or other ways you can get involved with our initiatives, we encourage you to get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.

Become a Sponsor

If you would like to contribute to WRDC's initiatives, we would love to have you come on board as a sponsor. Your help will allow us to continue helping women in our province.

Our Sponsors