Tell us about your business/organization and what makes you stand out as an employer?
The Career Centre is a project of the Central Vancouver Island Job Opportunities Building Society (CVIJOBS), a non-profit Society that provides work and career related services to residents of the Parksville/Qualicum area. We have been in the community since 1976 and offer a desirable working environment in a warm, friendly, modern work place with excellent remuneration and benefits. You will have the opportunity to work with other fabulous team members who appreciate an environment that collaborates, creates positive experiences and encourages clients and colleagues to learn, grow and succeed!
How many employees do you have?
We have 18 (full time and part time) employees.
What do you look for in a new employee?
We look for a positive, motivated individual with a passion for supporting job seekers reach their employment goals. Candidates must be able to work independently and as part of a team and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment. Computer skills are required in all our roles. Depending on the position, we also require a candidate with a background and education in social services.
What advice would you give someone who wants to work for your organization?
Check out our website, come into the Career Centre Resource Room and get to know our services and culture. Research the education and credentials required to enter the field of career development.
Do you anticipate hiring in the next 6 months? If so for what types of positions?
Yes! We currently have postings for a Client Services Assistant and a temporary Youth Employment Specialist.
What is the best way for someone to apply if they are interested in working for your organization?
Please apply as per the job posting instructions.