by Heidi Riley
Tourism Job fairs were held in April in Charlottetown and the North Shore which matched job seekers with employers.
“The Charlottetown Job Fair was our most successful Job Fair to date with just over 40 businesses looking to fill 1,000 positions, and over 630 attendees visiting,” says Corryn Clemence, Chief Executive Officer, Tourism Industry Association of PEI (TIAPEI).
“Our members are gearing up for a very busy season, so we are extremely pleased to see the interest in working in tourism, but we know there are still positions to be filled. This is a great time for anyone to consider a career in tourism! Its dynamic, exciting and a growing industry here on PEI and across the world!”
The Employment Journey spoke with the following three businesses that depend on tourism and are looking to hire:
For a list of tourism jobs across PEI, visit www.choosetourism.ca/job-board