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Youth Hiring Event

Youth Hiring Event

The Youth Employment Centre is holding a hiring event at the end of March for youth between the ages of 16 and 24.

*Registration is required to attend.

There will be employers recruiting in a variety of industries including landscaping, warehousing, summer camps, retail, and home maintenance services (outdoor, home improvement). These positions include part-time, full-time, casual, and seasonal summer opportunities.

Many of these opportunities are labour positions that require youth to:

  • be 18-years-old or older;
  • have a driver’s license; and/or
  • have access to a reliable vehicle.

Want to attend?

Youth 16-24 interested in the Youth Hiring Event? Book an appointment with an Employment Counsellor to learn more about the employers attending, the full qualifications for each opportunity, and the details about the event.

Schedule a FREE remote employment session now.

Employers attending

Employer Hiring Age Positions/Requirements
1-800-GOT-JUNK 18+ Yard Worker – must be in post-secondary Truck Team Member – must be 21+, have a driver’s license, and 4 years of clean driving experience
Between Friends 18+ Group Leaders and Team Leaders – available June to August Senior Staff – Class 5 driver’s license and personal vehicle
Bird Canada 18+ Field Associates and Technicians – available 5 days/week, a driver’s license, and clean driver’s abstract
Brewers Distributor 18+ Summer Season Workers – must be bondable
Canadian Property Stars 16+ Seasonal Landscape, Sales, and Labourers – available April – November, willing to do door to door sales, and enjoy working outdoors
Flynn 18+ Roofing General Labourers, Glazing General Labourers, and Service Staff – must have reliable personal vehicle
Men In Kilts 18+ Technicians – Class 5 driver’s license, working outdoors, and working at heights
Naiad Irrigation 18+ Service Technicians, Installers, and Maintenance Landscapers – Class 5 driver’s license and good with a smartphone
The Body Shop 16+ Customer Consultants and Sales Associates Keyholders – 18+
Twisted Rock Terrascapes 18+ Landscape Labourer – must be a post-secondary student, have a reliable personal vehicle, clean driver’s abstract
ULS Landscaping and Maintenance 16+ Crew Hand Lawn Maintenance Staff – flexible to start April/May and work until November 18+ require a Class 5 driver’s license

Additional qualifications and requirements apply for each opportunity.

Connect with an Employment Counsellor to learn more. 

Promotional material

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Virtual information sessions

Warehousing opportunities
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Registration required - Register here


Summer camp opportunities
Thursday, March 4, 2021 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Registration required - Register here


The Body Shop opportunities
Friday, March 5, 2021 from 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Registration required - Register here


Home maintenance opportunities
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Registration required - Register here


Labour/customer service/sales opportunities
Thursday, March 11, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Registration required - Register here