Employment Opportunities

Gain work experience in Canada and make connections in the community while pursuing your education.

International students holding a valid Study Permit at the post-secondary level in Canada are allowed to work off-campus on a part-time basis for up to 20 hours per week during the semester.

Learn more about off-campus employment eligibility for international students here.

Current Opportunities

Below you can find current opportunities shared by our partners.

There are also over 300 companies across the country are currently hiring at this time in various industries and sectors. Please click here for the spreadsheet with details on the organizations, industry & contact information.

Air Canada hiring Ramp Agent (Station Attendant) at YVR Airport

We have an exciting opportunity for you! Air Canada is looking for Ramp Agents (Station Attendants) to join our airside operations team at the Vancouver Airport. There is lots of variety involved in this stimulating position, so you’ll need to be highly adaptable as you’ll be playing a key part in ensuring that our aircraft are ready for a safe. secure and on-time departures.

If you love working in a fast paced team environment, problem-solving, and helping others, book your seat today and take your career to new heights.

Read more about the posting and apply here: careers.aircanada.com/jobs/7519143-ramp-agent-station-attendant-airport

Alma Mater Society of UBC hiring for various hospitality job opportunities


The Alma Mater Society (AMS) is the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) student society, and works to improve the academic, social and personal lives of the 56,000 UBC students at its Vancouver campus. The AMS also runs nine food and beverage outlets, a catering and conference operation, and the AMS Student Nest, providing on-campus employment opportunities and generating revenue that goes directly back into supporting the students at UBC.

Please click here to view all available job postings: https://can61.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/almamater

Please note that some opportunities are only eligible to UBC students.

Apple Hiring for Specialists

Do you love how it feels to help others? The Apple Store is dedicated to delivering a customer experience that’s unlike any other. As a Specialist, it starts with you discovering customers’ needs. And with the support of your store team members, you match those needs with the right products. Every day is an opportunity for you to turn another Apple Store visitor into a loyal Apple customer. In this role, you could work full-time, part-time, or part-time temporary.

Interested in applying?  Click here for more information.

Barry’s Vancouver hiring for Front of House and Facilities staff 

Barry’s is the Best Workout in the WorldTM®. Founded in West Hollywood in 1998, it’s the original strength and cardio interval fitness experience that provides an immersive, high-intensity, one-hour workout that’s as effective as it is fun. Our fitness classes alternate between working out with weights and
running on a treadmill. Each day focuses on a different muscle group in order to achieve real results and to prevent injuries. Our program is designed to tone muscle and maximize fat loss, while spiking the metabolism for up to 48 hours following the class.

The studio will be located Downtown Vancouver. If you are a successful candidate we will be holding interviews downtown Vancouver August 2021.

View job descriptions:

Please send your resume to [email protected]

Bell Hiring for Retail Sales Associates

At Bell, we’re revolutionizing how Canadians communicate and it all starts in our stores. Every day our Sales Associates have the chance to make a big impact on our customers’ lives.

It’s an exciting thing and we need you.

As part of the Bell team, you’ll work with a high-performing team, get the training you need to be successful, and earn a competitive wage and commission at one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers.

Click here to apply and view job description.

Berrymobile Hiring for Warehouse Assistants and Delivery Drivers

Berrymobile is a Vancouver-based distribution and marketing company, promoting fresh local fruit produced by B.C. farms to retailers across the Lower Mainland. We are Fresh Experts and we want you to join our team of hardworking, passionate people at our growing business.

Please view job descriptions below for more details and information to apply:

Delivery Driver Job Description

Warehouse Assistant Job Description 

Please submit your application to Emily Hallam, Human Resources Associate, at [email protected]

CBI Health Hiring for positions in Healthcare

CBI Health is one of Canada’s leaders in the healthcare industry with 250 locations across the country. As one of the largest healthcare networks in Canada, we’re proud to be named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum Member and Canada’s 10 Most Admired Company Cultures. We have career openings within physiotherapy, kinesiology, occupational therapy, and mental health/behavioural therapy. We also seek for nurses, health care aides, and personal support workers.

Open positions at CBI Health:

Chungchun Rice Hotdog Canada Hiring for Various Positions 

“Chungchun Rice Hotdog Canada” has started its first branch in Finch, Toronto and now 7 branches are open including Vancouver and Montreal. Currently, the company continues to grow rapidly, expanding the business through franchises all over Canada.  Currently hiring at the Robson & Denman location.

Please see job description for more details on available positions.

Compass Group Canada Hiring for Positions in Hospitality 

Compass Group Canada is Canada’s leading foodservice and facilities management company. From offices, schools and universities, hospitals and senior living communities, sports and cultural venues, to remote mining camps and offshore drilling platforms, Compass Group Canada provides exceptional foodservice to millions of customers every day.

See below for list of open positions:


General and Skilled Labourers needed at EMBERS 

Are you hardworking and reliable? At EMBERS, we hire full-time and part-time workers for construction sites in and around the Greater Vancouver area. We have various general and skilled labour positions available, so apply today! 

You can work as many days as you want, Monday through Saturday, and we will lend you the protective equipment you need for free. We have offices in Vancouver, Surrey, New Westminister, and Fraser Valley/ Abbotsford.

Workers must be
– Punctual and reliable
– Good communicator with a positive attitude
– Legally able to work in Canada and have a valid Social Insurance Number

EMBERS Staffing Solutions is Canada’s only non-profit staffing company with a social purpose. As a staffing company that focuses on people over profit, when you join the EMBERS team, you get:
– Competitive wages, including possibility for raises
– Extended health benefits after six months
– Opportunity to earn more money through additional training for the right candidates
– Free equipment lending library
– Free breakfast in the morning

If you have any questions or concerns, please email [email protected]

Apply here if interested: http://emberscanada.org/apply/

Hiring for Material Handler

Flocor Inc., is subsidiary of Deschenes Group Inc. and a leader in the industrial pipe, valve and fitting distribution industry. We are searching for a Material Handler (afternoon shift) for our Delta, BC Warehouse site. The individual is responsible for the daily movement of product, materials and machinery inside and outside of the warehouse facility using a combination of manual and mechanical means.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a warehouse environment. This position is responsible to complete customer orders, receive incoming shipments, re-stock inventory, pack and load orders for shipment and complete all necessary documents. Computer literacy and attention to details is required.

View job description here: Material Handler (Afternoon Shift) – Delta

Hiring for Part-time & Full-time Marketing Coordinators 

With almost 30 years of experience and a strong, trusted reputation, FSS has received a number of awards and recognition from highly respected leaders and associations in Canada. In addition, the professionalism of the company’s Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCIC) has allowed FSS Canada to establish itself as one of the recommended study permit service centres of a good number of school districts in Canada.

FSS Canada is hiring for Marketing Coordinators to join their Indian Student Recruitment Team.

Please click here to view job description.

Please submit your application with a cover letter and resume to FSS Human Resource Manager ([email protected])

Security Guard Position for Students with Guardteck Security

Guardteck Security is a fast-growing security company in the Lower Mainland because we exceed our clients’ expectations with a “safety through customer service excellence” approach to security service. We also invest in our staff. As we grow, our staff grows with us.

Life as a student in Vancouver is challenging. Finding work that fits in your life doesn’t have to be difficult. We have opportunities that help with your expenses while pursuing your study in Vancouver. Working as a security guard for us, you could be attending concerts or sporting events as an event security. You could also be working regular hours at a shopping centre. At Guardteck, we will help you to find your ideal opportunity.

Go to this link to apply: https://tinyurl.com/4msdx2jv


Hollyburn Family Services is hiring for Youth and Behavioral Support Workers 

We are Hollyburn Family Services, an industry leading organization that provides quality residential programs, counselling and support services to children, youth, and families since 1990. We value the uniqueness of each individual and their inherent capacity for growth. We rely on our core values to create a trusting and safe environment free from harassment and discrimination for our team and for our clients. We treat our employees, clients, and community with fairness, dignity and respect, and as such strive to hire and build a team reflective of these values. We are proud to have a diverse team, all of whom have unique abilities which to enrich the lives of their clients.

View all of Hollyburn’s Family Services job postings here: www.indeedjobs.com/hollyburn-family-services



Claims Administrators – Full-time

International Programs Group (IPG) is an independent third-party claims administration team that provides claims services for Lloyd’s, self-insured entities, and organizations with high deductibles. We are currently seeking Claims Administrators to report into our offices in New Westminster, BC.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Grade 12 diploma required; however, a post-secondary diploma in Office Administration will be given preference
  • Previous insurance claims experience a definite asset
  • 2-3 years’ experience in an administrative support role is required
  • Intermediate experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is required
  • All other computer applications – must have the aptitude and ability to learn as required​


Competencies Required to Succeed:

  • Previously demonstrated ability to execute high attention to detail and strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage changing priorities and proven organizational skills
  • Demonstrated behaviours showing initiative and follow-up skills
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Demonstrated professionalism and work ethic
  • Proven ability to contribute to and work well within a team environment as well as independently



  • Receive, review, triage and accurately open new client claims in our claim database
  • Accurately enter claims and financial data in various client databases and reconcile with our internal claims system
  • Prepare financial and data reports as required
  • Create client loss runs and liaise with clients to clarify and confirm needs
  • Ensure policy declarations are accurate and interact with clients as required to obtain appropriate set up documents
  • Troubleshoot data conflicts directly with clients and examiners
  • Ensure claims are opened in a timely manner and in conformity with client data standards by researching and understanding the nuances of loss report details
  • Other duties as assigned such as: processing incoming and outgoing mail (regular and courier), financial recording of recovery cheques received, answering telephones, general services required to assist smooth operation of the office

Click here to apply. 

Openings for Full-Time Manufacturing Plant Worker

Intertape Polymer Inc. (IPG) is an acknowledged leader in the packaging industry. Leveraging its advanced manufacturing and technologies, extensive research and development capabilities and a comprehensive strategic acquisition program, the company believes it has assembled the broadest and deepest range of products in the industry. IPG is a recognized leader in the development, manufacture, and sale of a variety of paper and film-based pressure sensitive and water activated tapes, polyethylene and specialized polyolefin films, and complementary packaging systems for industrial and retail use.

Manufacturing Plant Workers will assist the posted Press Operator with all duties and tasks to ensure the efficient operation of the presses. This must be completed while achieving quality, safety, and productivity targets. This position offers growth opportunities, competitive wages, an excellent extended medical package, and Pulp & Paper Industry Pension Plan.

Click here to view job posting.

Please submit your resume & cover letter to Tamara Peterson at [email protected] 

Opportunity Posting: Housekeepers Full-Time

The primary role of this position is to provide an extraordinary vacation experience for our Owners and Guests, while assisting in the maintenance of the five star standards and policies set out by Lodging Ovations.

All positions will be located in Whistler, BC.

Please view job description here for more information:

Housekeepers Full-Time

Summer Full Time Room Attendants

Send your resume and cover letter to Ravi Randhawa at [email protected]

MeeT Restaurants Hiring for Variety of Positions

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity for the summer, and potentially beyond? MeeT restaurants are hiring and we are looking for passionate and driven Individuals to join our TeeM(s)! MeeT has three locations in Vancouver, and we are hiring at MeeT in GASTOWN for the following Full + Part Time positions: 
1. Servers
2. Bartenders
3. Hosts
4. Dishwashers
5. Line Cooks
6. Prep Cooks

Do these positions spark an interest? We want to MeeT you! Please send your resume to [email protected]

We look forward to hearing from you, and even more excited to welcome you to our growing TeeM.

Milieu Family Services Hiring for Community Support Workers 

Consider advancing your career by joining Milieu, a province wide social service provider. Milieu is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals. Our agency believes a diverse workforce will enhance our ability to fulfill the mission to empower and support people as valued, contributing citizens in communities.

We are seeking highly motivated, qualified candidates with a background in supporting people with developmental disabilities, child and youth care, mental health or addictions, who enjoy challenging and life changing work that fosters community inclusion for persons served. We are also seeking contracted shared living providers who are thoughtful, enthusiastic, exercise good judgement and thrive on supporting people to have the greatest quality of life.

Please visit here for more information on open positions within Milieu: milieu.ca/adults/careers/

Neo Financial Hiring for Part Time Brand Ambassador

At Neo, we’re reimagining everyday banking from the ground up and shaping the financial future for millions of people in Canada. We’re a tech company consistently pushing for the next best thing, which provides many opportunities to grow and learn personally and professionally. Ready to materialize your passion into a connected purpose? Come join a high-speed startup in a community of high-achieving dreamers and doers, set on innovating the best solutions.

We’re looking for enthusiastic & self-driven Brand Ambassadors across Canada who want to jump on board to help build a leading-edge tech company. This is a part-time position with on the ground responsibilities. Candidates must be able to travel to a variety of locations and must be willing to commute to nearby communities when necessary. Owning a vehicle is preferred and candidates must have a valid drivers license.

You will experience the ins and outs of a fast-growing startup with the opportunity to make a real difference. You will get to learn and work alongside high-performing entrepreneurs in a fast-paced, innovative, and rewarding environment.

We are excited to have opportunity to get to know you better by seeing you front row and centre and allowing the real you to shine through. We’ve included instructions for a video submission as part of this application process.

Click here to view job description and instructions on applying.


Full-time and Part-time Security Guard positions with Paladin Security 

Paladin Security Group is the security company of choice amongst some of the most respected institutions in the country, protecting the public and government facilities. We are committed to offering the best employment and career development opportunities in the security industry because we want the very best and brightest people our industry has to offer.

Our current opportunities include full-time and part-time positions in hospitals and healthcare facilities, government buildings, post-secondary campuses, shopping centers, office towers, mobile alarm response drivers, warehouses, and more!

Find the latest openings at Paladin Security through their job search portal.

General Labourer at Pristine Labour

Pristine Labour is a temp work agency in Vancouver, offering skilled labour to clients in the Lower Mainland for warehouse, construction and other related.  Pristine Labour is always looking for temporary labourers of all experience levels (including ticketed carpenters) to work with our national clients. If you are handy with a broom, can swing a hammer or use a shovel, and want to work in the construction industry, contact us! We have work for you! We also have work for those interested in working in manufacturing or warehousing. What we offer is a friendly team to assist you to not only find work, but to keep you working. Moving from client to client, you get the opportunity to experience many different work sites, and to meet lots of travelers and friendly local Canadians

Please click here to view job description: Construction Worker Job Description

Go to this link to apply: www.pristinelabour.com/jobseekers/

Purdys Chocolatier Hiring for Full-Time Positions 

Are you ready for a taste of the one of Canada’s Top Employers?

Purdys Chocolatier is delighted to have been voted by our employees as one of the Canada’s Best Employers. This esteemed award is a testament to the rich texture of our history and our more than 100 years of dedication to quality, trust, tradition, and innovation.

The Purdys difference is that we truly recognize the value of our people. We reward you with competitive compensation, recognition for your achievements, opportunities for ongoing training to grow professionally and personally, delicious perks, and much, much more.

See here for list of open opportunities:

Casual General Help

Customer Support Representative

Opportunities at Quest Food Exchange 

Quest assists individuals each month through partnerships with local social service agencies by providing their clients with access to our not-for-profit grocery markets and by delivering raw food materials to agencies for their own meal programs. In this manner, those helping Quest are also helping hundreds of other agencies and their clients.  Please visit www.questoutreach.org for more information about Quest Food Exchange.  

The Grocery Market Cashier/Clerk is responsible for tallying client totals, and ensuring accurate financial transaction; customer service including assisting shoppers, suggesting products; maintaining the stock levels and shelf displays; maintaining current pricing and signage; preparation and cleanliness of the Grocery Market for daily operations and client shopping.

Location: 2020 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC

Full job description can be found here: Grocery Market Cashier-Clerk job description

The Warehouse Associate reports to the Logistics and Distribution Centre Manager in all aspects of warehouse operations.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensures products are safely loaded and unloaded.
  • Able to lift heavy objects repeatedly – 25 lbs.
  • Building pallets to send out to different locations
  • Ensures products are stored in a safe and efficient manner
  • Compliant with security procedures and health & safety.


  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Previous warehouse experience


  • 1 year experience as a Warehouse Associate
  • Pallet Jack Certification will be an asset
  • Driver’s License will be considered an asset
  • Experience driving 3 and 5 ton trucks will be considered an asset
  • Food Safe Certificate Level 1 will be an asset
  • Standard First Aid will be an asset

Please send your resumes to Sandra Mora at [email protected]

SAP Internship Positions 

SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, SAP remain true to their roots. That’s why SAP engineers solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with employees. SAP knows that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps competitive and provides opportunities for all. SAP believes that together people can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

Available positions:

SAP iXp Intern – Analytics / HANA Support / BTP Cloud [Vancouver]

Full-time internships at SAP generally require 8 months of commitment.  Students who graduated from Columbia College with an Associate degree will be eligible to apply for these full-time internship positions within 6 months of graduation.  

Sienna Senior Living Hiring Roles in Healthcare and Culinary / Food Services 

Sienna Senior Living is actively looking for new team members to fill full-time, part-time, permanent, and temporary positions for PSWs (Personal Support Workers) , HCAs (Healthcare Aids), nurses, dietary aides, and servers.

Please see here for all open positions.

T&T Hiring for Temporary and Permanent Positions

At T&T, we are proud to continue supporting our community as an essential service during this unprecedented time. Join T&T and move forward together with us. We take great pride in serving and giving back to our community where help is needed most.

Please fill up an application form here: www.tntsupermarket.com/joinus/jobs/form/

Summer Helpers Needed – Vancouver branch

Tippet-Richardson, movers since 1927, is seeking Helpers & Packers.

  •  $16-18 per hour (Plus $1.00/hr. BONUS paid for every hour worked, if you work until Labour Day)
  • Full uniforms provided
  • Training provided
  • Weekday and weekend work available
  • Equal Opportunities Employer
  • COVID-19 safety precautions in place

Please note: The successful applicants must be able to lift up to 50lbs.

Get in touch with our Vancouver office!

8035 North Fraser Way
Burnaby BC
V5J 5M8

[email protected]
(604) 324-5015


The Universal Group Hiring for Variety of Positions 

The Universal Group is an industry leader in traffic control services, traffic management planning, equipment supply, landscaping, construction temporary labour, and occupational health & safety training. We are a growing organization that is looking for the right individuals to join our team! Depending on the role we offer full time, part time, and work from home structures. Current openings include: traffic control people, general & skilled labourers, receptionist, accountant, recruiter, and account manager.

Read more about available opportunities here: https://www.theuniversalgroup.ca/careers/ 


Retail Sales Consultant, Vancouver

At Virgin Plus, we don’t have “customers”, we have Members. And Members get access to exclusive music events, VIP treatment, and killer music, entertainment, fashion and travel deals from the world’s must-have brands.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to make Virgin Plus life even sweeter, then read on, my friend, because we want you on our team!

We are looking for someone who:
• Likes talking to people and genuinely enjoys helping others
• Is competitive by nature and loves the challenge of hitting targets
• Enjoys discovering or learning something new
• Thrives in a fast-paced environment and embraces change

If this sounds like you, apply now, and join our award-winning retail sales team at Virgin Plus!

Read full job description here: https://bit.ly/3lwzONQ

UPS Hiring for Package Handlers

Explore your next opportunity at a Fortune Global 500 organization. Envision innovative possibilities, experience our rewarding culture, and work with talented teams that help you become better every day. We know what it takes to lead UPS into tomorrow—people with a unique combination of skill + passion. If you have the qualities and drive to lead yourself or teams, there are roles ready to cultivate your skills and take you to the next level.

View the job description here: Package Handler – Vancouver Night Sort 

Current open positions are posted on UPS job posting where the students can apply directly through the online platform: Working at UPS Canada (jobs-ups.ca)


General Job Search Portals

Interested in posting job openings from your organization?

Contact Columbia College’s Career Advisor, Linus Leow, at [email protected] for more information.