Jobs and Careers

The Nanaimo Career and Post Secondary Event offers job seekers and employers and opportunity to connect.

Get a jump start on a rewarding new career!

Live Black Press Career and Post-Secondary Education Events return to Nanaimo August 25

  • Aug 1, 2022

 

FILE - This May 18, 2021, photo shows a woman typing on a laptop on a train in New Jersey. A movement is growing to shorten the workweek, but trade-offs and barriers should be considered. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)

Are 4-day workweeks, flexible hours the future of full-time employment?

A four-day workweek sounds appealing to workers. Possibly alarming to employers. A…

 

Canadian Tire – Work as a cashier

Be a customer experience leader with Canadian Tire

At the Comox Valley’s Canadian Tire, customer experience is everything, and cashiers…

  • Jul 6, 2022

 

Canadian Tire Ep. 3

Have a great attitude? The Canadian Tire team needs you!

It takes many great people, doing many different jobs to make the…

  • Jun 23, 2022
Canadian Tire Ep. 3
Canadian Tire – Work as a cashier

Be a customer experience leader with Canadian Tire

At the Comox Valley’s Canadian Tire, customer experience is everything, and cashiers…

  • Jun 15, 2022
Canadian Tire – Work as a cashier
Ep. 4

Love cars? Join the team at Canada’s Garage!

It takes a team of qualified people to be Canada’s Garage, and…

  • Jun 9, 2022
Ep. 4
Ep. 4

Love cars? Join the team at Canada’s Garage!

It takes a team of qualified people to be Canada’s Garage, and…

  • Jun 9, 2022
Ep. 4
Canadian Tire Ep. 3

Have a great attitude? The Canadian Tire team needs you!

It takes many great people, doing many different jobs to make the…

  • Jun 1, 2022
Canadian Tire Ep. 3
Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough rises during question period, Monday, April 4, 2022, in Ottawa. The federal government has announced nearly $247 million to help create more than 25,000 new apprenticeship positions across Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Ottawa announces $247 million to create 25,000 apprenticeship positions across Canada

Government expects about 700,000 skilled trades workers to retire in Canada by 2028

Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough rises during question period, Monday, April 4, 2022, in Ottawa. The federal government has announced nearly $247 million to help create more than 25,000 new apprenticeship positions across Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Ep. 4

Love cars? Join the team at Canada’s Garage!

It takes a team of qualified people to be Canada’s Garage, and…

  • May 18, 2022
Ep. 4
Canadian Tire Ep. 3

Have a great attitude? The Canadian Tire team needs you!

It takes many great people, doing many different jobs to make the…

  • May 11, 2022
Canadian Tire Ep. 3
Canadian Tire – Work as a cashier

Be a customer experience leader with Canadian Tire

At the Comox Valley’s Canadian Tire, customer experience is everything, and cashiers…

  • May 4, 2022
Canadian Tire – Work as a cashier
Ravi Kahlon, B.C. minister of jobs, economic recovery and innovation on March 15, during a round of meetings about the provincial Stronger BC Economic Plan. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

B.C. outlines recovery plan for northern communities

Better access to internet and skills training among promises to northern communities

Ravi Kahlon, B.C. minister of jobs, economic recovery and innovation on March 15, during a round of meetings about the provincial Stronger BC Economic Plan. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1

Find out why THIS is a great place to work!

Keith Pistell has worked at the Comox Valley Canadian Tire for almost…

  • Jan 24, 2022
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1

Find out why THIS is a great place to work!

Keith Pistell has worked at the Comox Valley Canadian Tire for almost…

  • Dec 27, 2021
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1

Find out why THIS is a great place to work!

Keith Pistell has worked at the Comox Valley Canadian Tire for almost…

  • Nov 29, 2021
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1

Find out why THIS is a great place to work!

Keith Pistell has worked at the Comox Valley Canadian Tire for almost…

  • Nov 1, 2021
Canadian Tire Impress TV-Ep. 1
A diner at Bartaco uses their app to order an item off the menu, at the restaurant in Arlington, Va., on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. The restaurant is using an automated app for ordering and payments. Instead of servers they use “food runners” to get the food to the tables. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Do we need humans for that job? Automation booms after COVID

Ideally, automation can redeploy workers into better and more interesting work

A diner at Bartaco uses their app to order an item off the menu, at the restaurant in Arlington, Va., on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. The restaurant is using an automated app for ordering and payments. Instead of servers they use “food runners” to get the food to the tables. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
File

Vancouver, Victoria among top 10 tech markets in Canada

Tech education and industry continue to boom in B.C.

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North Island College’s 10th-annual Career Fair returns April 1, 2020 to the Florence Filberg Centre in Courtenay. The event runs from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.

Tenth annual North Island College Career Fair coming to the Comox Valley

North Island College’s annual Career Fair returns April 1 to Courtenay’s Florence…

  • Mar 4, 2020
North Island College’s 10th-annual Career Fair returns April 1, 2020 to the Florence Filberg Centre in Courtenay. The event runs from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.