13 Vancouver companies hiring more than 1,000 positions in September

Aug 28 2019, 1:10 pm

There’s no fresher start in your adult life than starting a new job, and right now there are a ton of Vancouver companies hiring.

And if you’re in the market right now, these companies are looking for the best and brightest people to join their teams.  Tech, beauty, fashion — you name it.

This month, we are featuring more than a dozen companies that are seeking to hire more than a thousand people.

There’s something for everyone on this list, from unskilled warehouse seasonal positions to engineering and social media marketing. Happy job hunting at these Vancouver companies that are currently hiring!

lululemon

  • Who: Founded in Vancouver, lululemon is a technical athletic apparel company for yoga, running, training, and most other sweaty pursuits.
  • Jobs: lululemon is hiring 196 full-time and part-time seasonal Guest Education Centre (GEC) educators to join its team. As the main contact centre, the GEC is a vital frontline for connection with lululemon guests.
  • Perks: As a member of the lululemon team, you’ll work in a fast-paced environment that emphasizes goal setting, health and fitness, community involvement, and personal development through core values. All educators are given a fitness stipend, have access to an on-site yoga and fitness studio, and are eligible for monthly bonuses.
  • More: Check out their hiring event at lululemon’s HQ in Kitsilano on September 10 — click on this link to register: lululemonhiringevent.eventbrite.ca. Can’t make it? No problem, you can apply online at: bit.ly/applygec.

SPUD

  • Who: Founded in 1997 with the goal of making organic food more accessible, SPUD.ca is an e-commerce grocery delivery company, specializing in local, organic, and sustainable products.
  • Jobs: Their South Burnaby office is currently hiring seven positions: A Controller, Assistant Controller, Customer Care Reps, Purchasing Specialist, and an Overnight Operations and Tech Support position.
  • Perks: 20% discount on SPUD.ca orders, extended healthcare benefits, stock options, healthy snacks, and the opportunity to work with a fun team committed to fighting for sustainability and being part of the solution.
  • More: Check out their Careers page for the most up-to-date openings.

Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics

  • Who: Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics is a global brand known for its fragrant soaps, legendary bath bombs, and advocacy work, such as the fight against animal testing, ethically sourcing ingredients and international and regional human rights and environmental campaigns. Lush’s headquarters for North America is right here in Vancouver.
  • Jobs: Lush is currently hiring more than 500 full-time seasonal manufacturing and retail workers to gear up for the holiday season. From making bath bombs, packaging, to gift-wrapping, Lush has as a variety of unique job roles and prides itself on diverse people and work culture.
  • Perks: 50% off products! Other perks include a competitive performance bonus, $100 reimbursement for CSA steel toe safety boots after 30 days of employment, free coffee and tea in the employee lunchrooms, bicycle storage locker, gender-neutral restrooms and changing rooms and an Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • More: Check out their careers page for more information about Lush’s work culture and other current job openings.

Bench Accounting

  • Who: Bench offers online bookkeeping for small businesses with a personal touch and a dedicated team that’s always ready to help clients who get too deep in the weeds.
  • Jobs: Bench is a place for people to take charge of their careers, and do what’s never been done before. They currently have an impressive 150 openings in Accounting Operations, Finance, IT, Engineering, and Sales.
  • Perks: Bench is proud to offer flexible vacation days, extended benefits and a Lifestyle Spending Allowance, with $1,500/year to spend on fitness activities, transit passes, continued learning and more. Work out of Bench’s downtown office with healthy goodies, JJ Bean coffee, beer on tap, plus a dog-friendly office and gender-neutral washrooms.
  • More: You can learn more about Bench and its current openings on the careers page.

7Geese 

  • Who: 7Geese is a cutting edge software company with a mission to enable people to grow and achieve more, together. Our platform enables continuous feedback, coaching, modern performance reviews, goal-setting and career growth plans.
  • Jobs: 7Geese are looking for a Senior Product Designer, Back-End Developer, Front-End Developer, Full-Stack Web Developer and Data Engineer.
  • Perks: Work in the heart of trendy Gastown with a small world-class team and the ability see the impact of your contributions right away. Generous vacation time, flexible working hours including work from home, quarterly hack weeks, comprehensive medical benefits package, personal learning and development budget, and a culture that genuinely supports your growth not to mention, a dog-friendly office with office snacks, weekly lunch and learns, regular social team events (inc beer ‘o’ clock), and of course, ping pong!
  • More: Reach out and apply at jobs.lever.co/7geese

CTO.ai 

  • Who: CTO.ai enables development teams to easily adopt automation into their workflows to streamline processes and increase repeatability. CTO.ai has tripled the size of their company in the last year and is looking for talented individuals who want to make an immediate impact.
  • Jobs: Its Gastown office currently has several open roles: Senior Software Engineers, Developer Evangelist, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Senior Technical Product Manager, Technical Account Manager, Site Reliability Engineer / DevOps, Sales Development Representative, Senior Technical Recruiter and Account Executive.
  • Perks: Employer-paid comprehensive benefits plan, flexible work schedule, generous vacation policy, maternity and parental leave policy, learning environment, regularly catered lunches, healthy snacks, great office space, monthly team events and more!
  • More: Visit the CTO.ai careers page for the latest openings.

City of Vancouver

  • Who: The City of Vancouver is one of the city’s largest employers, not only at city hall but also its divisions and subsidiaries across the region. It was recently heralded as one of Canada’s top diversity employers.
  • Jobs: The city currently has 39 job openings in parks and recreation, engineering, corporate services, planning, development and sustainability, technology, administration, and community and social development.
  • Perks: The COV boasts Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages, opportunities for career development and professional advancement. Complete health-care coverage, reduced cost transit passes, and free counselling services for staff. There’s also an earned-days off (EDO) program, opportunities for job sharing, and fitness and wellness workshops.
  • More: Check out their jobs page for the most up-to-date openings.

Traction on Demand

  • Who: Traction on Demand is one of North America’s largest Salesforce consulting partners and app development firms. The company has consistently been recognized as one of the fastest-growing, best managed, and happiest workplaces in North America.
  • Jobs: Traction on Demand is growing quickly and currently hiring more than 30 roles in Vancouver including Business Development Managers, Account Executives, Salesforce.com Consultants, Customer Success Managers, Data Architects, Director of Talent Acquisition, Full Stack Developers, among others.
  • Perks: Wellness lunch program, fitness allowance, annual team camp, flexible hours, monthly community events, veteran sidekick program, professional development fund, and more.
  • More: To learn more about Traction on Demand and check out the current openings, visit their jobs page.

Central 1

  • Who: Central 1 is a fintech leader in Canada and the partner of choice for financial, digital banking and payment products and services for over 250 financial institutions across Canada.
  • Jobs: Central 1 is currently hiring over 50 job openings in Vancouver across the business including: Marketing, Human Resources, Communications, Development and Finance. Some key opportunities include User Experience Manager, Senior Business Analyst, and Web Developer.
  • Perks: Central 1 offers a competitive salary, individual and company-wide incentive plans, matched contributions for your RRSP, and a top-notch benefits plan. The organization also offers career development opportunities, flexible work arrangements and a terrific work-life balance.
  • More: To learn more about Central 1 and check out the current openings, visit their careers page.

Galvanize

  • Who: With the mission of strengthening organizations to do heroic work, Galvanize delivers security, risk management, compliance, and audit software to some of the biggest and most well-known private and public organizations.
  • Jobs: Galvanize is currently hiring four Account Executives on the North American team in Vancouver. If you have excellent solution selling, negotiation and closing skills, and are charged to achieve annual sales targets aligned to your territory, this is the position for you.
  • Perks: Employee perks include industry-leading health benefits, RRSP matching, a generous healthcare/personal spending account, and 15 weeks of maternity and parental leave top up to 100% of base pay for new parents. Professional development and educational funding are offered at all levels. Their full games lounge with local craft beer on tap doesn’t get any complaints, either.
  • More: You can learn more about the Account Executive position on our careers page.

TTT Studios

  • Who: TTT Studios is a Digital Innovation Studio that uses technology to create innovative, digital solutions for complex business challenges.
  • Jobs: TTT Studios is looking for a React Native Developer, Web Developer, Backend Developer and Full Stack Engineer to join their innovative team.
  • Perks: TTT studios team members enjoy a beautiful downtown office space, progressive work culture, extended healthcare benefits, weekly lunch + learns and yoga lessons, continuing education opportunities, annual scavenger hunts and an abundance of birthday cakes, bad puns and dad jokes.
  • More: You can learn more about TTT Studios openings on their careers page.

Article 

  • Who: Article delivers beautifully designed modern furniture with outstanding attention to detail. They don’t have brick and mortar stores.
  • Jobs: Currently has 15 open positions in Vancouver, in logistics, marketing, technology, engineering, supply chain and warehouse.
  • Perks: Competitive salaries, working in a converted warehouse with complimentary snacks, discounts on products, and lots of extra-curricular activities with your team.
  • More: Check out its careers page for the most up to date listings.

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