Job/Volunteer Opportunities

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

How to Ace a Job Interview in 2021

The New Career Cycle is Here…And It looks Vastly Different. Ready?

The future of work after COVID-19

London Drugs – Apply Online https://london-drugs-limited-jobs.careerplug.com/account

  1. Email Christopher McGregor @ CMcGregor@londondrugs.com

Let Christopher know that you saw the presentation at Work 4 (YOU)TH and let him know which London Drugs store you applied at.

Thrifty Foods – Apply Online https://www.thriftyfoods.com/careers

  1. If applying at the 3995 Quadra location, call or email Darren Gardner to follow up on your application: (250)-483-0029 – dgardner@thriftyfoods.com

COBS Bread – In person -Best option – Bring your resume into the COBS location you want to work at and ask to speak with the manager. Or…Online COBS Bread Careers Website: https://www.cobsbread.com/careers/

  1. Look for current career opportunities by filtering via region and position type
  2. Complete the online application form and attach your resume and/or cover letter 

Work BC/Walmart – Apr. 27 at 1 pm. Presenting on many job opportunities available at their stores and give a behind-the-scenes tour of their workplace! Meet the Managers, see the break room, check out the technology in their warehouse!  To register for this free presentation please visit – https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/workbc-employer-link-walmart-tickets-146813279471

 

Prepare – For the pandemic job interview questions. Recruiters and hiring managers may be interested in knowing what jobseekers have learned about themselves during the pandemic, whether they’re able to work from home and where they want to work post-coronavirus.

Looking ahead – Portrait of an AI worker.

Volunteering (NEW)

Volunteer VictoriaLatest positions Apr. 7

Seed the City – 8 week summer program. Gain work experience in gardening and farming and earn credits towards graduation. Application HERE

Green Teams – Identifying and removing invasive plants, planting native plant species, preparing vegetable beds. Contact: amanda@greenteamscanada.ca

Youth 20/20 Can – Youth between ages of 15-29. Participate in planning, volunteering, and/or training events for an average of 10 hours per month. Available to meet virtually via Zoom in the evenings. More info: email Emily at emily@volunteervictoria.bc.ca or Brock at brock@volunteervictoria.bc.ca give us a call at 250-386 2269, or reach out to us via Facebook (‘EmilyVolunteerVictoria’).

Volunteer Victoria helps connect students with positions. Latest positions: HERE For information, click here

Jobs (some postponed under pandemic)

The Old Spaghetti Factory.  Roles: Junior Server (Busser), Servers, Dishwashers, Prep, and Hostess. No experience necessary. Any interested individuals are welcome to drop off a resume in person at 703 Douglas or email Amanda, atanner@osf.ca. Ages 15 and older.

Atria Retirement – Servers for seniors. WAITSTAFF

Thrifty Foods – James Bay location. Bring in resume. Ask for Dale Hauk (Grocery Manager) or Brien Michell (Store Manager), and you will be interviewed on the spot.

Trillium Highgate Lodge – Two positions. 1. One weekend shift, 2 pm to 7 pm plus a serving shift. 2. Serving position 4 pm to 7 pm. Two to three shifts per week. Info: Greta Garriock at g.garriock@highgatelodge.com

Laurel Point Inn is hiring! Jobs: restaurant server, bellperson, banquet server, room attendant, food runner, in-room dining, 1st cook, 2nd cook. See job board for details.

The Canadian Army Reserves offers part time work throughout the school year. Sample jobs: Armoured Soldier, Medical Technician, and Army Communication lnfo Systems Specialist. Support Canadians during times of natural disaster relief operations, sovereignty and more. See various locations. Age: 16+ Email:  ESQ5FDREGTRecruiting@forces.gc.ca

Dawson Heights Housing-Retirement living residence – Looking for a dining room server. Minimum grade 10, Food Safe Level 1. Phone Barb Corley 250 477-4850 for more details. Full job description is on the Career Centre job board.

Morinwood Manufactoring is looking for grade 12 students interested in working in a commercial cabinet shop.  Contact: Chris Strasbourg, Plant Manager – 250 479 0581 ex 21.

Rhino Labour Temp Services – Hiring students under 16 with parental consent and over 16 without parental consent for construction site clean up, demo, landscaping, warehousing, event set up/tear down, carpentry. Click here for more details.