Welcome to the Nanaimo Career Fair and Training Expo.
Meet with Canada’s hiring companies and training institutions.

Don’t Miss! Wednesday, May 31st, 2023. 1PM to 4PM.
Next Career Fair: September 19th, 2023.

Network with Governments, National Companies, Independent Businesses, and Organizations providing employment services, career resources, training, and continuing education programs. Build employment relationships and explore British Columbia’s labor market in a wide variety of sectors, vacancies, and career services open to all attendees across the province (students, professional adults, Canadian citizens, permanent residents, landed immigrants, newcomers, temporary visitors, and foreign skilled workers). EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND!

Join Canada’s most attended Career Fairs and Training Expos.
250+ scheduled events to help and support Canada’s labor market.
Stay tuned and check regularly this page for Exhibitor listing updates.

Members of the Regular Force serve full time protecting Canada and defending our sovereignty. They contribute to international peace and security, and work with the United States to defend North America. They are ready to respond at a moment’s notice to threats, natural disasters or humanitarian crises at home and around the world. Members of the Reserve Force serve part time in the CAF. Their main role is to support the Regular Force at home and abroad. Reservists typically serve one or more evenings a week and/or during weekends at locations close to home. Some Reservists may volunteer to be deployed on operations, if there are positions available. Careers | Canadian Armed Forces


Basic training will teach you the core skills and knowledge to succeed in a military environment. It may be the most demanding experience you have ever had and requires hard work and perseverance. Courses emphasize basic military skills, weapons handling, first aid and ethical values. Since physical fitness is an important part of military service, a large part of the course is spent on fitness training. There are several ways to join the Canadian Armed Forces. Your skills, qualification, background, and ambition will influence your way of entry. Get in touch with a recruiter by visiting our Help Centre to find out which entry option is best for you.


Our Members Build B.C.

BCRCC represents world-class carpenters, scaffolders, and floor-coverers. We have two training facilities in B.C., one in Prince George, and a 40,000-square-foot training facility in Vancouver that we share with the UBC Millwrights and UBC Piledrivers. These facilities help us maintain a forerunner position in developing skilled tradespeople.

Our goal to be the highest paid workers in our crafts requires UBC members to be the most skilled and productive workers in our industry. Part of the equation is met with the training center infrastructure and our UBC training programs. The other essential requirement is being a member with the right attitude.

.Showing up for work every day and on time, giving 100% effort, and taking advantage of skills derived from UBC training programs is the formula for our success and the success of our signatory employers. If you are a worker who subscribes to these values, our union wants you as a member. If you are an employer who values our formula for success, we look forward to working with you to our mutual benefit. Why Unionize Your Workplace (


Helping People Find their Way

We are a registered non-profit agency whose services include 24-hour Crisis Lines, as well as Crisis Chat and Crisis Text services, through which we provide short-term nonjudgmental support, crisis intervention, information, and resources; training in schools with youth, teachers, counsellors, and parents; suicide bereavement support throughout Vancouver Island, as well as regional consultation and workshops regarding suicide bereavement support; and various workshops and customized training addressing suicide prevention, crisis intervention, and communication skills and other three-hour workshops for individuals and agencies throughout our communities.

We also work in partnership with Island Health to provide public access to Mental Health and Substance Use crisis teams in the communities administered by Island Health. We support people of all ages including folks from senior, youth, military, Indigenous, and LGBTQIA2S+ communities. Group-specific resources can be accessed from our Community Resource Database, which we also share with those who access our Crisis Services, and from a set of Resource Links, which includes resources pertaining to suicide.

The Vancouver Island Crisis Society is contracted by Provincial Health Services Authority and Island Health to provide the Vancouver Island Crisis Line service to the entire island, the islands of the Georgia Strait, and the mainland communities between Powell River and Rivers Inlet.


Success Matters!

Discovery Community College has helped thousands of people just like you get the training and credentials it takes to succeed – personally and professionally. You’re invited to explore your future career training options and get the answers you need to make an informed decision about your future. Our friendly admissions staff are always available to answer all your questions. Discovery students learn by doing. The hands-on, practical training fuels our focus on graduating fully-qualified, work-ready professionals in a short period of time. You can be earning more money in a career you care about – without spending years in a classroom.

Join the Discovery Team

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of others? Do you want to help people achieve their goals? With a career at Discovery Community College, you could make a significant difference in someone’s life by helping them better their future. Contact us about a career at Discovery today! DCC Careers | Discovery Community College, British Columbia


Since 2000, ETHOS Career Management Group has served BC and Alberta’s workforce with programs and services that support its growth and success.

ETHOS is a leader and innovator in the Employment Training industry in the areas of program development, management and delivery. Since 2000, we have developed and delivered nearly 13,000 highly successful career development, employment and self-employment workshops (over 100,000 workshop seats) through all our employment programs across BC and Alberta. Program development and self-employment are specialties and areas of passion for our team.

We are a well-known and respected service provider in the area of new business/entrepreneurial incubation programs, having assisted more than 500 successful start-ups on Vancouver Island through the well-known Business Works, Business Works for Youth, Youth Mean Business and Experience Works Entrepreneurs Programs. Careers: Careers — ETHOS Career Management Group Ltd. (


History of VIU

VIU started out as the Dominion-Provincial Youth Training Centre in 1938. We have adapted to the needs of the community over the years. By the 1950s we began attracting international attention for innovation and hands-on learning. In 1969, we became Malaspina College. April 2008 saw the transition to Vancouver Island University. Today we are a full university with robust academic offerings, and, true to our roots, we continue to offer trades and vocational training.

Get to know VIU

Excellence in teaching, innovative research and an inclusive community at Vancouver Island University prepare students for success in every aspect of life. VIU is a public university on the west coast of Canada with campuses on the traditional territory of the Suneymuxw, Quw’utsun, Tla’amin, Snaw-naw-as and Qualicum First Nations.

Quick Facts

  • more than 120 programs, from graduate and undergraduate degrees to trades diplomas and certificates
  • 12,000 students (12% Indigenous and 12% international)
  • about 1500 faculty and staff
  • 121 research projects that involved community partners in 2021-22

People and technology you can rely onTM.

Reliable Controls objective is to have the most satisfied dealers in our industry and this achievement demonstrates our commitment to having an effective, internationally recognized quality & environmental management system. This system ensures our quality standards are met and that we continually improve our processes and organization in addition to making our dealers more competitive in the market. Through our actions, and through the quality of our products and services, we earn and sustain the reputation and brand recognition of having the most satisfied customers in the building automation industry.

Make a Difference

We are working for a greener future. We provide simple, flexible, and sustainable controls which balance the comfort, efficiency, and greenhouse gas reductions of the built environment all around the world. With our “think global, act local” philosophy, your work will help create building technologies that decrease the impact on the environment. We provide simple, flexible, and sustainable controls to any building environment, anywhere in the world; designed, manufactured, and supported right here in Victoria, BC, Canada to ensure excellence, innovation, and top quality.

Workplace Perks

Our beautiful work location has expresso machines, Free parking, and an on-site gym. We also have many other work perks including, RSP, benefits, paid time off to volunteer, training & development, social activities, company quarterly meetings, and green transportation initiatives. Please, submit your cover letter and a resume to in order to create a general application. We’ll be happy to consider you for future openings. While we all have our own parts to play, the best results happen when we work as a group who goes out of their way to help each other succeed!


Your new career starts here.

Choosing Academy of Learning Career College is all about the end result – a better job and more money! Our graduates find jobs in their field and build careers that pay more and mean more. Ask us about our job placement rates for your program. For many of our students, earning a college education is a second job. That’s why we developed our self-directed Integrated Learning System (ILS) – so you can learn at your own pace and complete your courses anywhere, anytime. No matter where you choose to learn from (Online or in-Class), we’re with you. Our Integrated Learning System (ILS) and virtual classroom technology give you access to the quality education and support you need to train for a career you love. New classes start every week, which means you don’t need to wait to start training for a better job.

Don’t wait any longer, take control of your career today

Explore 30+ programs in Accounting, Business, Community Service, Design, Healthcare, Hospitality, Legal, and Technology. Going to college as an adult can be intimidating. Your Learning Coach and Student Support team are always available to provide you with personalized guidance and assistance to help you succeed. You can do this! Earn your diploma or certificate in as little as 4-12 months and enter the job market faster. Our short and effective programs focus on the practical skills employers look for, so you can finish sooner. College is more affordable than you think. We are experts at finding government grant money and navigating student loans, so you don’t have to figure it out on your own. Find out how much you qualify for.


Southwest Florida’s Most Experienced Home Builder. Neal Communities is committed to building communities, not just constructing homes. That means we are involved on many levels and invest in the people that make this a great place to live and raise a family. Pat Neal has always believed that “The people who live in a Neal Community expect and deserve our support.” This means that the company and the people who work here are dedicated personally and professionally to the ongoing success of neighborhoods, their schools and the services that help make life here wonderful.

We are pleased to announce that Neal Communities has once again been named the Herald Tribune’s Top Workplace for 2022 in Sarasota and Manatee Counties! Being chosen as a Top Workplace is a direct result of the Neal Difference. We are united by the common goal of helping people improve their lives. Every day we are surrounded by team members who are dedicated to sincerity, integrity and providing exceptional service. This is a celebration of our employees, their teamwork and enduring commitment to our organization.  Work,Jobs in Sarasota Florida | Manatee Counties | Neal Communities (


We serve 15 municipalities in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia: Vancouver, Victoria, Surrey, New Westminster, West Vancouver, North Vancouver (City and District), Burnaby, Langley, Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission and Maple Ridge. Including emergency and extreme weather shelters, Lookout houses more than 1,400 people each night. Lookout’s multiple services include: 18 outreach teams, 2 community resource centres, medical and dental clinic, food bank, needle distribution and community cleanup, HIV and Hep C supports, 3 social enterprises, numerous peer and employment programs and youth counselling programs. These services collectively serve more than 2,500 people daily.

Lookout provides non-judgmental and non-sectarian services to individuals coping with a wide variety of challenges including poverty, mental illness, substance use, trauma, mental and/or physical disabilities, chronic health illnesses, financial and legal issues – or those simply unable to cope. Lookout Housing and Health Society is a charitable organization and social safety net.  We provide housing and a range of support services to adults with low or no income who have few, if any, housing or support options. Because the people we serve have challenges meeting basic needs and goals, we place minimal barriers between them and our services.


We are Committed to Producing Work of Exceptional Quality, Honouring Traditions, and Embracing Innovation.

Why Fawcett?

  • Progressive and respectful culture and quickly growing brand
  • Opportunities for advancement as the company grows
  • Great products, fantastic clients that tell their friends about Fawcett
  • Benefits program, health, dental, and other extended benefits.

Fawcett Mattress manufactures mattresses made on Vancouver Island with the most sustainable, natural materials available. We eliminate the middleman and sell directly to the consumer offering a superior product, for about the same price as big box mattress stores. We’ve recently opened our second location for Fawcett after years of very successful operation in Victoria. We’re off to a great start! Now we’re looking for another sales advisor.

Position is part time to begin and could grow into FT after a few months. If you’re tired of just looking for a “JOB” and are looking for a position that could grow into something much more, Fawcett could be the perfect fit for you. We’re looking for someone who values a progressive and respectful culture and is driven to provide excellent service to our clients. Careers with Fawcett Mattress

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