Finding a job as a young person can be challenging, but there are some ways to make things a little easier.
Luckily for young Calgarians, the city will be hosting a hiring fair for job-seekers aged 15 to 24 in the Big Four building in Stampede Park.
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According to the official city website, it’s recommended that you dress to impress, bring a pen in case you have to complete any forms, and be ready to provide plenty of copies of your resume.
The hiring fair will take place on Wednesday, March 20.
Some of the employers present will be hiring from different people of minimum ages. Below is a list of the employers by their minimum age requirements.
Hiring 15 and older
Calgary Exhibition and Stampede
Calgary Sun/ Calgary Herald
City of Calgary – Recreation
Pedalheads Bike Camps
Real Canadian Superstore
Urban Planet and Stitches
Hiring 16 and older
Canadian Property Stars
Great Events Catering
Hi-Flyer Food Inc (KFC)
Host International of Canada Ltd.
Naiad Irrigation Systems Ltd
Quality Move Management
Starbucks Coffee Canada
The Glencoe Club
YMCA Summer Work Student Exchange
Hiring 18 and older
Adecco Employment Services
Alberta Health Services, Emergency Medical Services
Azuridge Estate Hotel
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
Banff Jasper Collection by Pursuit
Brewers Distributor Ltd.
Calgary Fire Department
Canada Border Services Agency
Canadian Corps of Commissionaires – Southern Alberta Division
Canadian Security Intelligence Service
Cargill Beef High River
CBI Home Health
Century Downs Racetrack and Casino
Cert Logistics Inc
Coca Cola Canada Bottling Ltd
Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Flynn Canada Ltd
Garda Canada Security Corp
Hyatt Regency Calgary
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Lodge 146
MacCon Public Safety
PepsiCo Beverages Canada
Prince of Wales Hotel by Pursuit
Royal Bank of Canada
Saunders Construction Ltd.
Student Works Painting
True North Executive
Vector Marketing Calgary
Vivint Canada Inc
Westside Recreation Centre
When: Wednesday, March 20
Where: Big Four Building, Stampede Park – 1801 Big Four Trail SE