We're hiring for Summer 2020!

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Want to be a part of something amazing? We are seeking superstars to help us with our summer initiatives, events like the Lila Summer Series free yoga in the park, Fridays on Front and Columbia StrEAT Food Truck Fest! 

Status: Full Time, Temporary from mid May to end of August

35 hours per week, wage is $15.00/hour + 4% in lieu of vacation 

Typical hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 4:30pm in May and June, but must be available to work Thursday evenings in July only, Wednesday and Friday evenings in July AND August, and on Saturday July 25th, possible other weekend work required.


This is an exciting role full of variety, and the opportunity to have input into BIA communications strategies, initiatives and events. Our culture is very positive, enthusiastic and above all passionate about Downtown New West! Summer Ambassadors' primary focus will be in planning, executing, and evaluating BIA events, programs and promotions. 

The ideal candidates will truly be Ambassadors for Downtown New West with high energy and enthusiasm for our vision. 


Key Responsibilities:

Event Planning



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Who are we looking for?

Energetic, positive and outgoing candidates who are passionate about being a part of our fun team this summer!

These positions are only made possible through the Canada Summer Jobs program, this federal grant funding requires that successful candidates:

The Downtown New West BIA believes in employment equity and encourages applications from youth who self-identify as being part of underrepresented groups or as having additional barriers to entering or staying in the labour market, as outlined below:

How to apply

Please email your cover letter and resume to info@downtownnewwest.ca by March 30th, 2020 - we thank all who apply, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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