Current Job Postings

Laughing Oyster Bookshop

Job Title: Book Seller

Details: 2-3 Days per week

Laughing Oyster Bookshop seeks an outgoing individual, passionate about reading and curious about opportunities in bookselling. This position requires computer literacy, strong

attention to detail, great spelling and alphabetizing, research skills, and a broad base of
general knowledge. Retail experience is an asset.

The successful candidate will have a good general knowledge of books and be an
enthusiastic reader of new books. They will be able to move boxes (20 to 30 pounds), follow
shelving guidelines for each section of the store and handle customer purchases accurately
and efficiently. They will be able to work independently, and as part of a team.
Demonstrating initiative within the context of the team – with store maintenance and displays,
shelf reading and restocking, sales and other opportunities is an essential quality for this
Additional responsibilities come with experience – event planning and management, assisting
with ordering and reordering books, returning stock and managing email orders – for example.
This is a team environment where all staff work together to ensure the best customer
experience and where we constantly seek opportunities for community engagement.
Wage: Starts at $18 / hour

How to apply: Please bring a resume and cover letter detailing relevant experience to Laughing Oyster Bookshop (286 Fifth Street) or email [email protected]

Selkie Sisters Collective

Job Title: Staff member

Details: We are looking for someone personable, reliable, outgoing, and who enjoys working independently. Square & Social Media savvy is a bonus 🙂

How to apply: email your resume to [email protected]

The Butcher’s Block

Job Title: Counter Staff and Kitchen Staff

Details: Join a family-run business in their fast-paced, fun environment. We are willing to train the right person to join our team.

Wage: Competitive wages with benefits

How to apply: Bring your resume to 319 4th Street

Taco Bandido

If you love fresh, sustainable food, and a great work environment, this is the place for you!

Details: Now hiring full-time, part-time & casual staff

Bonuses: Benefits after 3 months, tips, free tacos!

How to apply: Send your resume to [email protected]

Cakebread Artisan Bakery

Job Title: Packing Department

Job Type: Full Time w/ Benefits


We are looking for an individual who enjoys working with a team, is highly organized and can not only pay attention to detail but who is exceptionally detail oriented.  A stroll through Hot Chocolates will give an overview of how our fabulous product must be presented.  

The demands of the various seasons (Christmas, Easter, Valentine’s, etc) require an ability to plan ahead.    For the right candidate, this position has the potential to lead to a supervisory role.

How to apply: Apply in person with resume at 386 5th Street or via email: [email protected]




Cakebread Artisan Bakery

Job Title: Cleaner Extraordinaire.

Job Type: Full Time

This is a job opportunity that is suitable for someone with some experience and knowledge of the cleaning industry (WHMIS, safety standards, etc.) This is a physically demanding position that involves some heavy lifting, working under pressure, multitasking.

Tasks include (but are not limited to) assisting bakers with a variety of tasks as required, floor care, laundry, lifting items up to 50 pounds, washing dishes, emptying garbage and recycling. While team work is a given, there are some shifts that require an ability to work alone. We need a person who takes great satisfaction in a job well done, works efficiently and would like to be an enthusiastic member of our team.

How to apply: Apply in person with resume at 386 5th Street or via email: [email protected]




Nikkei Ramen-Ya

Job Title: Ramen Cook and Chef/Cook

Description: We are looking for a couple of good people to join our team at both @emiko_kitchen_yqq (our production kitchen) and at our original downtown ramen shop. We are certified by @lwforfamilies as a Living Wage Employer and we offer extended health and dental benefits.

How to apply: Drop off a resume at 320 5th Street or email [email protected]

Uranus Gifts

Job Title:

#1 Retail sales,
Permanent part time, flexible hours, living wage, benefits package available to those who qualify.
We are a busy and bustling shop downtown with a tight knit team, who focus on teamwork and enjoying our time at work, even though it is work! Upbeat atmosphere and positive workplace.
#2 Inventory/Admin clerk
This position is for those who are detail oriented, familiar with cash reconciliation and retail based inventory calculations. This is a desk position with some filling in on retail floor if needed. Must be self starting and able to prioritize tasks.
Hours can be flexible, but it is a 30-35 hour a week position. Willing to train the right person. Wages commensurate with  experience.
How to Apply:
Please apply in person with resume. Open until filled.

Bisque Restaurant

Job Title: 2 Cooks + 1 Kitchen Helper + 1 Dishwasher

Closing Date: Position open until filled

Bisque needs to fill 2 cook positions and one kitchen help position. One dishwasher position is also available Wednesday-Saturday at 4 p.m.
Duties are all kitchen related and must have food safe. Cooks need some experience in a full service restaurant.
Apply online on in person.
Contact: Maralee or Steve



Job Title: 1 Administrative Assistant + 1 Accounting Technician + 1 Senior Accountant

Closing Date: Positions open until filled


We are currently seeking an Administrative Assistant, an Accounting Technician and a Senior Accountant to join our growing team. MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. At MNP we foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

  • Job Type: Fulltime, Permanent
  • Salary: to be determined based on experience.

Requirements For The Administrative Assistant role

  • Completion of post-secondary education in an office administration program an asset
  • 2 to 5 years of office experience in a professional working environment is an asset
  • Ability to handle multiple calls using a switchboard system
  • Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Requirements For The Accounting Technician Role

  • Entry level to 2 years of accounting related experience
  • Ability to work independently, but willing to ask questions when needed
  • Experience in preparing T4s and T5s and knowledge of personal and corporate tax is preferred
  • Understanding of payroll, bookkeeping and record keeping practices on manual and computerized system(s) is considered an asset
  • Experience working with, or exposure to, accounting and tax software such as Caseware, Taxcycle, Sage and cloud based software such as QBO and Xero is beneficial
  • Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word and Excel. Some travel may be required

Requirements for the Senior Accountant Role

  • Completion of a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • 2 to 4 years of relevant work experience in public accounting
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience working with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Solid understanding of business, accounting, management and practice development principles
  • Experience working with accounting and tax software such as Caseware, Profile, Quickbooks and Simply Accounting
  • Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Some travel may be required

How to Apply

Please apply online through the MNP career page : https://experiencedcareers-mnp.icims.com/jobs/intro?hashed=-435712859&mobile=false&width=703&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-480&jun1offset=-420

La Cache

Job Title: Sales Associate
Length of posting:  open until filled

La Cache is a life style store for April Cornell

Job type: Part Time, flexible hours

Requirements/Qualifications: Love of fabric and beautiful things . Must be able  to work with a team or solo. Flexible hours

How to apply: [email protected]

 Hitec Screen Printing
Job Title: Customer Service Sales Associate / Print production assistant
Length of posting: Open until Filled
Details about the business: Hitec/Brazen is a high paced print/embroidery and retail shop. We are looking for an outgoing candidate to join our team.

Job type: Part to full time

Requirements/Qualifications: We provide on the job training. We are looking for someone with excellent organizational and customer service skills. You need to be able to work as a team and independently. Have an eye for detail, be creative and interested in learning new skills.

How to apply: Email to [email protected] or drop a resume at store at 479 4th Street