Employers in Attendance

The following employers will be participating in the 2019 Vernon Job Fair.  Stay tuned for more additions.

AcuTruss is Western Canada's premier supplier of professionally engineered and manufactured roof truss and floor support systems supplying complete engineered solutions to the residential and commercial building industry.

BC Corrections
BC Corrections plays a leading role in British Columbia’s criminal justice system by protecting the community through offender management and control. Corrections Branch manages community work service and supports offenders to make positive changes in their behaviour and attitudes.

Corbett Office Plus
Incorporated in 1965 Corbett Office Plus is a 100% Canadian locally owned and operated business committed to the Okanagan community. For over 53 years we have been helping Okanagan businesses grow and succeed by offering a complete range of products and solutions including office products and supplies; office furniture; imaging systems; technology and technical support. We are ideally situated to serve the entire Okanagan region with quality products and exceptional services.

Hytec-Kohler Inc.
Hytec is a KOHLER company located in Armstrong, BC that is an ever-growing business focused on providing quality bathing products. We have been a part of our community and serving Western Canada since 1979 and have been part of the Kohler family of business since 1987.

Interior Health Authority
Located in the Southern Interior, Interior Health (IH) is one of six publicly funded health authorities in the province. With more than 19,000 employees and nearly 1,600 physicians on our team, we are developing the future of health care through innovation and professional development. IH is currently hiring for various professions across the region. Come chat with us about our career opportunities!

KingFisher Boats
KingFisher is the fastest growing designer, builder and marketer of welded heavy-gauge sportfishing boats in North America. We build and distribute 33 models supported by a 50 dealer network strategically located from across North America.

Laing Roofing
Laing Roofing (Vernon) Ltd. is a commercial roofing and architectural sheet metal construction company. Laing Roofing Ltd. was established in 1987 and expanded to Vernon in 2007. We are one of the largest commercial roofing companies in the interior of BC. Laing offers our team members sponsorship / tuition to attend the RCABC Roofing, Damp and Waterproofing OR Architectural Sheet Metal programs.

Maven Lane
We believe children should have fun and experience hands-on learning, and that we should offer an environment that respects and nurtures the pace of each child’s development. At Maven Lane, we’ve adopted the Emergent Curriculum approach to early learning because it reflects our beliefs and it mirrors what we know about how children learn best. We employ a hand-picked team of knowledgeable and nurturing early childhood educators who are committed to ongoing professional development.

Paladin Security
Do you have superior customer service skills and a passion for helping people? Are you able to think quickly on your feet and defuse difficult situations? Your track record of handling a great deal of responsibility combined with your varied life experience and enthusiasm for a job well done make you an ideal candidate for our team, and we want to meet you!

Predator Ridge
We are a real estate development resort community that offers golf, hiking trails, cycling, tennis and pickle-ball courts and yoga platforms. Our seasonal operation includes positions for Food and Beverage, Golf, Landscape, Grounds, Housekeeping and Accommodations.

Read Canadian Superstore
We are looking for customer orientated people, with great customer service. No training required as we train on the job. Great perks and an opportunity for growth with the company.

Sparkling Hill Resort
Adorned in crystals and situated on top of a granite bluff overlooking Lake Okanagan sits Sparkling Hill Resort, a modern oasis of well-being, one of the premier destination spa resorts in the world. At Sparkling Hill Resort, we are proud to offer exciting opportunities in hospitality careers. We strive to create a family-style environment and recognize that our people and their development are the most important asset to our resort.

Vantage Living
Vantage Living is a local family owned senior community company. We own several senior care homes in the Okanagan and throughout BC and Alberta. Our mission is to create vibrant communities that enable seniors to live healthier, happier and more fulfilling lives. We are seeking experienced health care assistants, LPNs, RNs, allied health professionals and hospitality staff like you to join our team of like-minded caregivers working together to enrich the lives of seniors.

Vegpro International
Salade Etcetera! Inc (a division of Vegpro International) is a family owned business founded in 1998. The company sells prepackaged salads across North America with four packaging plants, including our Coldstream Facility. We are one of Canada's largest vegetable produces selling our product to all major Canadian grocery chains and to leading US chains. Clients include Loblaw's, Wal-Mart, Costco, Sobey's, Metro, Save-On and all of their banners.

The following program providers will be joining the Jobseeker Lounge on the mezzanine:

BC Construction Association 
The Skilled Trades Employment Program (STEP) is a government funded province-wide employment program focused on sourcing qualified candidates for BC construction employers who are hiring, and on helping British Columbians start or develop rewarding careers in the trades. Our program is a no fee service to both employers and eligible job seekers. We assist participants with their active job search and we can provide some financial supports for safety course fees, boots, work attire and tools needed to start work.

Electrical Joint Training Committee
The EJTC is a partnership between the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 213 and the Electrical Contractors Association (ECA) of BC. We have been providing apprenticeship training in BC for more than 100 years, and we are proud of our record of service and quality.

Okanagan College
A post-secondary institution offering a variety of programs ranging from certificates to degrees. We have the second largest trades training institute in BC and offer free upgrading courses through our Adult Basic Ed department.

WorkBC - Community Futures North Okanagan
A job board and so much more, WorkBC can help you find work, plan your career and education, get skills for today's labour market and connect with employers.