Job Fair draws 25 employers to Osoyoos

Looking for a job in the South Okanagan? Well, that’s good news because South Okanagan jobs are looking for you.

More than 25 companies and organizations in the South Okanagan will be in one place March 22 as WorkBC and the Open Door Group host the Osoyoos Job Fair.

The event, scheduled for 2 to 5 p.m. at the Watermark Beach Resort, will provide jobseekers an opportunity to connect with employers and take advantage of local employment services.

Hospitality, agricultural, manufacturing, construction and other sectors will be represented at the event. The list of potential employers is extensive:

Hospitality

  • Walnut Beach Resort
  • Casa Del Mila Oro
  • Spirit Ridge at Nk’Mip
  • Safari Beach
  • Holiday Inn
  • Sol Lounge and Grill
  • Boston Pizza
  • Miradoro
  • Terrafina at Hester Creek
  • Watermark Beach Resort
  • Destination Osoyoos

Wineries

  • Artera Wines
  • Black Hills Estate Winery
  • Burrowing Owl Guesthouse and Winery
  • Mooncursor

Agricultural

  • BC Tree Fruits

Health and Care Services

  • Interior Health Home Support
  • Mariposa Gardens

Service careers

  • Canadian Armed forces
  • Okanagan Corrections

Construction/other

  • Asymetriq Productions
  • Vaagen
  • Wearhouse
  • Starlite Marina
  • Osoyoos Golf and Country Club
  • Osoyoos Indian Band
  • Greyback Construction

As well, Sprott Shaw College and the Open Door Group will be on hand to talk about training and offer career and job search advice.

Attendees are strongly encourage to bring resumes and do some research on employers of interest.

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