(Sidney BIA)

How’d you like to take your lunch break with a beautiful ocean view?

This may be your chance, as the Sidney BIA and the Town of Sidney have partnered with Beacon Community Services are hosting a unique job fair this month, and you’re invited.

On May 19th, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., over 30 different Sidney businesses will be on-site at Mary Winspear Centre hiring for a wide variety of positions over different industries; from health care and retail, to animal care and trades.

The event promises to be a modern twist on the traditional job fair—it will include on-the-spot interviews, so job seekers could potentially leave with a job that day.

Not only that, they’ll have food trucks and a live band on-site, plus FREE ice cream for all attendees. Even better? Attendees will also have the chance to win a $500 Sidney shopping spree while they’re there!

Job seekers are encouraged to arrive prepared with a resume for the wide variety of jobs that will be available—it’s not only just retail!

As a thank you for spreading the word about this unique event, we’ve partnered with Sidney BIA to give away a $100 gift card to a Sidney business of your choice, and you’ll find those contest details below.

Here’s a list of employers you’ll find at the job fair:

All Care Canada (Sidney) Inc. – Sidney All Care Residence
Beacon Community Services
Beacon Sign and Apparel
Camosun College
Canadian Tire – North Saanich
Casman Projects BC
Coast Capital Savings Credit Union
Coastal Heat Pumps
Commissionaires Victoria, the Islands and Yukon
Departures Travel
DG Bremner & Co Menswear
Good Bones Ladies Clothing
Echo Echo Digital
Edwards Electric
Ethos Career Management Group Ltd
Holy Cow Communication Design
LML Cleaning Services
NW Yachtworks
Panorama Recreation
Philbrook’s Boatyard Ltd
Pure Body Health Sidney
Royal Roads University
Save On Foods
Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea
Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa
Sidney WorkBC Centre
Small Gods Brewing
Tanner’s Books
Tim Hortons – Sidney
University of Victoria Co-operative Education Program and Career Services
Victoria Carriage Tours
Western Coast Insurance


For a chance to win a $100 gift card to a Sidney business of your choice from Sidney BIA, complete one or more of the following:

  1. LIKE Sidney BIA on Facebook and comment below telling us once you have. (1 entry)
  2. FOLLOW Sidney BIA on Instagram, and comment below telling us once you have. (1 entry)
  3. SHARE this post on Facebook and/or Twitter and leave a comment below telling us once you have. (1 entry)

Contest entries will be accepted from the time and date of publishing until 11:59 p.m. on May 19th. One winner will be chosen at random and contacted through the platform they used to enter.

Sidney Job Fair

  • Where: Mary Winspear Centre, 2243 Beacon Avenue
  • When: Thursday, May 19th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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