Working at the PNE

The Pacific National Exhibition is the largest employer of youth in British Columbia, hosting the longest and best attended annual ticketed event in BC and is the site of hundreds of famous events. At the PNE, we strive to create an environment of equality, leadership, and teamwork. We are always on the lookout for individuals who want to work in a dynamic environment so take the time to review our current employment opportunities and let us know if you think you've got the drive to work at the PNE!

The PNE provides employment opportunities for various levels of employees from Frontline workers to Management and Executive positions in areas such as: Operations, Finance, Administration, Marketing, Sales, Human Resources, Information Services, Tech Services- Site Maintenance, Gaming, Agriculture, Public Safety, Food & Beverage, Ticketing, Games, Rides, Guest Service and more. To support the operation of each of the business streams, at our peak operation, the PNE employs approximately 3660 employees.

This includes the following groups of employees:

  • 55 Fulltime Management
  • 45 Seasonal Management
  • 110 Fulltime Union
  • 850 Part-time Union
  • 1100 Seasonal Union
  • 1500 Fairtime Union

Employment Application Information


The PNE Human Resources department accepts online applications for posted positions. The recruitment process for vacant positions may take 4 to 6 weeks. If you have questions regarding the position application, please contact Human Resources at 604-252-3595.

The PNE Human Resources department accepts online applications for all Seasonal Positions at the PNE. When applying for a Seasonal position, it should be noted that some positions require a minimum age requirement or special licensing; be sure to indicate any special licenses you have in your application.

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