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Thank you for considering a career at Explore Edmonton Corporation!


Explore Edmonton Corporation is the visitor economy and venue management organization for Edmonton. We tell Edmonton’s story, elevate the Edmonton experience, and generate inbound visitation.


We are passionate Edmontonians, aligned through a unified purpose, mission, and vision to increase the economic impact of the visitor-based economy in Edmonton:

  • Purpose: Increase the economic impact of the visitor-based economy in Edmonton.
  • Mission: To showcase and inspire more people to visit Edmonton for exceptional experiences, while also enriching the quality of life for residents, and creating economic prosperity.
  • Vision: Edmonton will be a destination of choice, delivering year-round transformational visitor and guest experiences.


We work hard to continually improve employee, guest, stakeholder, and visitor satisfaction, increase destination attraction and awareness, strengthen Edmonton experiences and events, and improve our operational excellence.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported.


Our core values differentiate us from other organizations. These are the common themes that unite us and helps to define our culture. We use our core values as a guidepost for consistent decision making, to empower employees and to unleash their potential as leaders. They are:

  • Public Stewardship: We have been given a tremendous responsibility to be stewards of public trust as well as the architect of bold ideas.
  • Selfless Approach: Everything we do is done in collaboration – with others on our teams, across our groups and with our stakeholders – and when we win, we win together.
  • Lead the Way: We step up. Start something. Change something. Connect and support others who are willing to take a risk – on our teams, in our city.
  • Make an Impact: When every action, big or small, can make an impact, every action contributes to building a visitor economy that matters.
  • Caring for One Another: We have a genuine commitment to the success of each other, our shareholders and our community.


Explore Edmonton Corporation has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of vaccination, or participate in the rapid testing program. Employees who cannot be fully vaccinated based on a protected ground may request an exemption.

To limit the potential spread of COVID-19, all interviews will be conducted online or over the phone. Explore Edmonton employees are currently being asked to work from home, unless the position is required to work in the office.

Interested in joining our team? See our available career opportunities below and visit our About Us page to learn more about the organization, as well as our Venues page to learn about our award-winning venues.

Current Opportunities

Event Development Specialist

The Edmonton Events Group is looking for an Event Development Specialist to join the team! The Event Development Specialist will support the vision, planning and implementation of marketing enhancements, event servicing requirements, and partnership opportunities for local, provincial and some national attracted events and events in bid stage, as necessary. The purpose of this role is multilayered – it provides rights holders and organizers with the best possible experience in our city by developing strong relationships, growing their event potential, and facilitating connections to prospective business partners and/or sponsors. This role also works collaboratively with the Destination Development and Marketing Team to leverage sport and cultural events to promote our city as a four-season destination through the Explore Edmonton B2C brand, and as a premier event host destination through the lens of the Edmonton Events B2B brand.


The Event Development Specialist reports to the Manager, Event Development. The role plays a critical role on the team and is our city’s differentiator within the sport and cultural tourism industry. The success of this role is paramount to the success of the sales function due to its value for rights holders and organizers and the ability to secure additional business as a result.


The successful candidate will have the ability to act as a bridge between our partners and the Indigenous community and inspire sport and cultural partners to explore opportunities that celebrate Treaty 6 Indigenous culture and history both authentically and respectfully. The successful candidate will be able to work closely with indigenous sport and cultural tourism partners, businesses, and communities to support the growth and development of incorporating Indigenous elements into attracted events. With social benefits being one of the three measurable pillars for Edmonton Events, the Event Development Specialist will work in close collaboration with the Manager, Event Development and Research & Performance Manager, and in consultation with Explore Edmonton’s internal and external partners, to track all social and community benefit efforts.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and updating events services suppliers list.
  • Social procurement pilot project support.
  • Social and community benefits tracking.
  • Connecting event organizers to relevant local vendors, suppliers, and businesses.
  • Identifying local cultural experiences and Indigenous elements to be incorporated into local, provincial and some national events.
  • Liaising with Indigenous sport and cultural partners.
  • Coordinating delivery of workshops to local organizing committees, as applicable.
  • Post event attraction for local, provincial and some national events, provide a seamless transfer for the client from the Event Attraction team to Event Development.
  • Owning, developing, and growing the relationship with local, provincial and some national rights holders post attraction.
  • Attending events (media launches, festivals) as required.
  • Attending/participating in industry events (industry mixers, sport events, open houses).
  • Supporting fulfillment of sponsorship benefits (including logo approvals, creative requests, ticket allocation, etc.).
  • Working closely with Marketing teams to provide strategic marketing support for local, provincial and some national event organizers.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Completion of a post secondary degree, diploma or equivalent in event management, Indigenous relations, and/or marketing.
  • 2-3 years of related experience in event execution, Indigenous relations, marketing, tourism, or sales.
  • Creative thinking and a can-do attitude
  • Background in event operations.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Results driven, self-motivated and attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Self-starter with initiative who can work with minimum supervision.
  • Passionate about sport, music, and arts.
  • Builds and nurtures effective and collaborative relationships with key stakeholders, event partners and event services suppliers.
  • Knowledge of the City of Edmonton and Edmonton Tourism products/experiences is considered an asset.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite of Applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Word) and database management.


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. Please submit your interest no later than December 10, 2021.


Social Media Engagement Specialist

The Global Marketing Group is looking for a Social Media Engagement Specialist to join our team. Reporting to the Manger, Digital Marketing, this position provides support to the Explore Edmonton Global Marketing Team and other business units, primarily as the online voice of all Explore Edmonton’s consumer-facing social media channels and a go-to resource for social media expertise throughout the organization. Visitors are encouraged to experience additional attractions, events, and activities, resulting in extended stays to the region, generation of economic impact and return visits as well as recommendations to others to do the same.


Working within a tightly knit team, and especially closely with the Digital Content Specialist, this position will also collaborate on video and photo asset gathering projects including planning and campaign buy insight.


Please note that this is a Temporary 12-month Position.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Management of Explore Edmonton’s consumer-facing social media channels
  • Online engagement with stakeholders and the potential visitors
  • Serving as the social media communications conduit between Explore Edmonton and Edmonton’s tourism industry
  • Managing active listening projects, especially during major events, conferences, and festivals
  • Collecting and analyzing of social media analytics
  • Contributing to content creation and curation
  • Social media trends research
  • Attending selected events for live interaction including live tweeting
  • Taking an active part in campaign brainstorms, asset development and campaign spend decisions
  • Consulting with other business units on their social media activity
  • Assisting with various projects as required
  • Collaborating on all digital asset projects including taking the lead on user-generated acquisition.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Post Secondary Education in Business (Marketing, Communications or Tourism is preferred)
  • 1-2 years experience in tourism or hospitality social media is an asset
  • Have a keen eye for detail and online analytics tracking
  • Strong people and communication skills, both oral and written
  • Excellent ability to develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, industry partners and the public.
  • A sense of humour and quick-thinking approach to online conversations is essential.
  • Knowledge about Edmonton
  • Passion about the world of social media and new technology
  • Familiarity with Adobe suite of software considered an asset
  • Familiarity with Facebook Ad Manager considered an asset


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. Please submit your interest no later than December 10, 2021. Please note that this is a Temporary 12-month Position.


Marketing Specialist

The Global Marketing Group is looking for a Marketing Specialist to join the team. Reporting to the Manager, Project Management, the Marketing Specialist provides support to Explore Edmonton’s Global Marketing team, specifically on marketing campaign delivery and support as it relates to Explore Edmonton’s five marketing accounts: Edmonton Events, Business Events, Consumer Marketing, Venues and Community & Signature Events. The position works closely with the entire Global Marketing team to support regional, international, year-round and event campaigns and partnerships as well as venue marketing initiatives.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the management of regional and international campaign activity, event marketing plans, partnership opportunities and venue marketing initiatives.
  • Supporting campaign media buying & invoicing, campaign monitoring and ad management (work with creative team to ensure ad deadlines are met and manage online ad buys).
  • Providing tactical execution and administrative support for various marketing projects across all marketing accounts.
  • Providing support to the Social Media Engagement Specialist and other Marketing Account Managers with monitoring of social media, content creation, Instameet planning and contests/activations.
  • Inputting updates for exploreedmonton.com, edmontonconventioncentre.com and edmontonexpocentre.com, k-days.com and farmfairinternational.com including event listings, profiles, packages, features, ads, blog posts, itineraries, etc.
  • Developing and monitoring tools that increase collaboration and work-flow efficiencies across the entire Global Marketing team (Asana).
  • Connecting with campaign partners and venue clients regularly to ensure content is up-to-date and they are well represented on all website properties.
  • Acting as the Asana ambassador for the Global Marketing team.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Post-secondary education in business (marketing), communications or tourism preferred
  • Minimum 1-2 years marketing experience is preferred
  • Strong writing and editing skills with a keen eye for detail
  • Strong grammar and editing skills
  • Passion for travel, destination growth, tourism and events industries
  • A strong understanding of B2B and B2C marketing
  • Working knowledge of online, traditional and cutting-edge marketing practices
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite; familiar with Google Analytics, Google Adwords, Ad Manager
  • Proficient in using project management software such as Asana is an asset
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, CMS programs (Craft, WordPress, Square Space), CRM (Simpleview) considered an asset


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. Please submit your interest no later than December 10, 2021.


Human Resources Generalist - People & Culture

Reporting to the Manager, Human Resources, the HR Generalist will leverage strong relationship, customer service and advisory skills to support the timely delivery of HR services across our organization. Areas of focus include but are not limited to talent acquisition, performance management, employee and labour relations and employee leave management. Key stakeholders include staff and leadership teams across multiple areas.


The successful individual will collaborate with the Manager, HR and the other HR, Generalist to:

  • Provide advice and support covering a range of areas including governance, employee and labour relations, employee investigations, performance, leave management and problem resolution.
  • Consult and coach operational management on people decisions (e.g., recruitment, employee development, employee relations) to ensure that they align with Explore Edmonton’s people strategies.
  • Support the recruiting function, by working with operational departments to attract and recruit high quality talent.
  • Liaise with HR Leadership and the Payroll/HR Administration team to ensure consistent application and adherence to company policies, procedures and practices.
  • Support and promote a healthy work environment and become a strong advocate for equity and diversity and an inclusive workplace.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Post-secondary education in a related field including Human Resources, Business Administration and Management, or equivalent experience will be considered.
  • 2-3 years of related HR generalist experience.
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of HR related principles, practices, procedures, employment legislation, and interpreting collective agreements.
  • A strong leadership and outstanding customer service.
  • Strong experience in employee and labour relations, employee investigations, performance management, and leave management.
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to adapt approach to meet needs of audience.
  • Ability to develop relationships and influence stakeholders.
  • Adept at forging a collaborative approach and aligning team members/resources.
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify key issues, gather information and determine appropriate solutions.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, growing and changing environment.
  • Ability to apply a high degree of discretion, confidence and good judgement when handling sensitive, personal and confidential information.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. Please submit your interest no later than December 10, 2021.


Security Guard (EXPO)

If you’re passionate about Edmonton and committed to delivering a REMARKABLE experience for guests and visitors, we want you to join our team!


We are searching for a dedicated and customer service focused Security Guard professional to join our team at the Edmonton EXPO Centre (EXPO). This role serves as a significant resource for our entire building, providing a full range of responsibilities surrounding EXPO events and ensuring the safety and security of staff, clients, contractors and members of the public.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Providing a safe and welcoming environment for staff, guests and clients
  • Actively monitoring and responding to alarms, crowd dynamics, individual behaviour and safety issues
  • Enforcing policies and procedures
  • Monitoring and acting as a resource for Part-time Event Security Guards
  • Supporting organizational communication through chain of command reporting
  • Investigating, reporting and documenting incidents
  • Maintaining accurate and detailed records of safety issues, incidents and events
  • Training Part-time Event Security Guards


The successful candidate will have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Alberta Security Services and Investigators Act License (SSIA License)
  • Minimum 6 months of service industry related experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • ProServe and ProTect certification
  • Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Standard First Aid Level C with AED, Verbal Judo, PPCT or CTSS considered an asset


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. Please submit your interest no later than December 1, 2021.


Guest Experience Event Staff

If you’re passionate about Edmonton and committed to delivering a REMARKABLE experience for guests and visitors, we want you to join our team!

We are currently seeking energetic, friendly, passionate and, customer service driven Guest Experience Event Staff to help us deliver superior quality events at the Edmonton EXPO Centre.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Welcoming guests, clients and staff with courtesy, professionalism, and a positive attitude
  • Providing a great first impression of the Edmonton EXPO Centre
  • Maintaining knowledge of the venue and surrounding area
  • Providing direction and assistance when required


The successful candidate will have:

  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills, with a passion for customer service
  • Previous customer service experience is considered an asset
  • Excellent problem solving and positive decision-making skills
  • A commitment to quality, with a good presence and sense of direction
  • Diplomacy and tact when handling sensitive situations and information
  • An ability to work well both independently and within a collaborative team environment with the flexibility to change with new ideas that are introduced
  • Knowledge of the City of Edmonton and local attractions is considered an asset
  • An ability to work shift work; daytime, evenings, weekends, and holidays


If this opportunity sparks your interest and highlights your strengths, we want to hear from you! Please apply with your resume, letting us know why this position interests you. The position will remain posted until filled.


Parking Attendant

If you’re passionate about Edmonton and committed to delivering a REMARKABLE experience for guests and visitors, we want you to join our team!


We are looking for friendly, energetic, Parking Attendants with exceptional customer service skills to join our parking team at the Edmonton EXPO Centre. The Parking Attendant handles guiding vehicles into or through the parking lots and towards parking stalls. Your positive attitude, desire to put a full effort into your work, and a genuine care for the well-being of our guests is a must.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Directing motorists to parking areas or parking spaces, using hand signals or light batons as necessary
  • Controlling traffic flow while ensuring the safety of guests, vehicles, and the parking area
  • Assisting guests with the automated parking gate system
  • Lifting, positioning, and removing barricades and signs to open or close parking areas
  • Monitoring surroundings to detect potential safety hazards
  • Maintaining cleanliness of work area


Our successful candidate will have:

  • The ability to work with the public and clients and handle stressful situations appropriately
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule including weekdays daytime, evening & weekends
  • The ability to walk, stand and/or sit for long periods of time, work in various weather conditions
  • Ability to work weekdays, during the day, considered an asset


If this opportunity sparks your interest and highlights your strengths, we want to hear from you! Please apply with your resume, letting us know why this position interests you. The position will remain posted until filled.



Sous Chef

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for a Sous Chef to join our team! Under the direction of the Executive Chef & the Executive Sous Chef, the Sous Chef supervises, organizes, controls, evaluates and coordinates the activities of Chef de Partie, Demi-Chef de Partie, Commis, and kitchen helpers. They are also responsible for the planning, preparation, and presentation of food in compliance with the EXPO Centre standards.

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide guidance and culinary support in managing the entire kitchen. Being a good leader, who can assign tasks utilizing employee capabilities; motivate workers in a high stress environment.
  • Lead, kitchen team in the absence of Executive Chef and Executive Sous chef
  • Lead by example in creating a positive work environment and moral
  • Manage food quality and productivity by keeping detailed records and minimize waste
  • Ensure that the mise en place is ready for the upcoming events
  • Assist other employees when required with right direction and share knowledge
  • Be in charge and responsible for ensuring food items are prepared correctly and safely as per HACCP standards
  • Have knowledge of ingredients, how to use them in a creative way using modern techniques
  • Communicate to Executive Chef & Executive Sous Chef of any employee negligence: reporting discrepancies that will affect daily operations
  • Support and promote a Safe and Healthy work environment to clients, guests, contractors, and employees
  • Ensure events comply with EXPO’s health and Safety Standards


The candidates will have:

  • Interprovincial journeyman Cook Certificate or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of supervisor experience and 7 years of cooking experience
  • Basic knowledge of working on Microsoft word and excel
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal
  • Excellent culinary knowledge and willing to stay up to date with current culinary trends and practices
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety, HACCP food standards
  • Basic knowledge of First Aid and WHIMS
  • Good understanding of SDS (Safety Data Sheet)


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. Please submit your interest no later than November 25, 2021.


Senior Chef de Partie

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for two part-time Senior Chef de Partie to join their team! Under the direction of the Executive Chef & the Sous Chefs, the Senior Chef de Partie supervises, organizes, controls, evaluates and coordinates the activities of Chef de Partie, Demi-Chef de Partie, Commis, apprentices, and kitchen helpers. Senior Chef de Partie is also responsible for the planning, preparation and presentation of food in his particular department


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing kitchen staff, including orientations, training, and developing
  • Observe methods of preparation through feel, taste and smell prepared dishes while viewing colour, texture and garnishments
  • Estimate food requirements to ensure sufficient supplies are on hand
  • Delegate tasks to the EXPO Culinary team
  • Contribute to team efforts by maintaining a cooperative working relationships with other departments and leading kitchen staff
  • Maintain a clean work station in adherence with AHS standards


The successful candidate will have:

  • Post-secondary education with a degree in culinary or hospitality management
  • Food Safety Certificate
  • Red Seal Certificate is required
  • Excellent understanding of food service and sanitation
  • 10+ years experience in a high volume kitchen or banquet operation
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment while standing for extended periods of time
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 24 kilograms


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. This posting will remain active until all positions are filled.


Chef de Partie

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for six part-time Chef de Partie to join the team! Under the direction of the Sous Chef, the Chef de Partie is responsible for the preparation and cooking of hot and cold foods. The Chef de Partie monitors the feel, taste, smell, color, texture and garnishments of foodstuffs and informs subordinates of necessary adjustments to maintain quality standards and presentation.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Timely production of hot and cold foodstuffs, including preparing seasoning and cooking soups, meats, vegetables, and desserts.
  • Managing food quality and production by keeping detailed records and minimizing waste
  • Ensuring that the mise en place is ready for the next day according to expectations and demands
  • Assist employees as required with culinary production, banquet setup and assisting with action stations (carving)
  • Maintain a clean work station in adherence with AHS standards


The successful candidate will have:

  • Post-secondary education, with a degree in culinary or hospitality management preferred
  • Food Safety Certificate
  • Red Seal Certificate
  • 6-7 years experience in a high-volume kitchen or banquet operation
  • Excellent understanding of food service and sanitation
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment while standing for extended periods of time
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 24 kilograms
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to assess operations, prioritize and multitask multiple services and timelines.


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. This posting will remain active until all positions are filled.


Demi Chef

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for five part-time Demi Chef to join the team! Under the direction of the Sous Chef, the Demi Chef prepares food and observes methods of preparation. The Demi Chef monitors the feel, taste, smell, color, texture and garnishments of prepared dishes and informs subordinates of necessary adjustments to maintain quality standards and presentation.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Timely production of hot and cold foodstuffs, including preparing seasoning and cooking soups, meats, vegetables, and desserts.
  • Managing food quality and production by keeping detailed records and minimizing waste
  • Ensuring that the mise en place is ready for the next day according to expectations and demands
  • Assist employees as required with culinary production, banquet setup and assisting with action stations (carving)
  • Maintain a clean work station in adherence with AHS standards


The successful candidate will have:

  • Post-secondary education, with a degree in culinary or hospitality management preferred
  • Food Safety Certificate
  • Red Seal Certificate
  • 5 years experience in a high-volume kitchen or banquet operation
  • Good understanding of food service and sanitation
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment while standing for extended periods of time
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 24 kilograms


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. This posting will remain active until all positions are filled.


Commis 1

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for six part-time Commis Chef’s to join the team! The Commis assists the Demi- Chef & Chef de Partie in the preparation and presentation of food, thereby ensuring that all EXPO Standards of Excellence are achieved.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Using a high level of cooking skills in the production of new food dishes using modern food technology and methods
  • Observe methods of food preparation by feel, taste and smell while viewing colours, textures and garnishments
  • Ensure correct and timely distribution of food or product
  • Rotate all items in refrigerators to minimize spoilage
  • Ensure proper transportation, handling and storage of goods and materials
  • Ensure proper operation of equipment to avoid injury, break-down or damage.
  • Ensure all areas in the kitchen are kept clean and tidy at all times


The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 1-year experience in a similar role
  • Grade 10 education
  • Ability to prioritize, assess problems and make prompt decisions
  • Able to carry up to 50 lbs at times
  • effective communication skills
  • a well-developed sense of taste and smell


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. This posting will remain active until all positions are filled.


Cook 3

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for six part-time Cooks to join the team! The Cook #3 assists the Demi- Chef & Chef de Partie in the preparation and presentation of food, thereby ensuring that all EXPO Standards of Excellence are achieved.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Using cooking skills in the production of new food dishes using modern food technology and methods
  • Observe methods of food preparation by feel, taste and smell while viewing colours, textures and garnishments
  • Ensure correct and timely distribution of food or product
  • Rotate all items in refrigerators to minimize spoilage
  • Ensure proper transportation, handling and storage of goods and materials
  • Ensure proper operation of equipment to avoid injury, break-down or damage.
  • Ensure all areas in the kitchen are kept clean and tidy at all times


The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 1-year experience in a similar role
  • Grade 10 education
  • Ability to prioritize, assess problems and make prompt decisions
  • Able to carry up to 50 lbs at times
  • effective communication skills
  • a well-developed sense of taste and smell


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. This posting will remain active until all positions are filled.


Pastry Chef de Partie

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for two part-time Pastry Chef de Partie’s to join the team! Under the direction of the Sous Chef, the Pastry Chef de Partie is responsible for the preparation and baking of various baked goods. The Pastry Chef de Partie monitors the feel, taste, smell, color, texture and garnishments of prepared baked goods and informs subordinates of necessary adjustments to maintain quality standards and presentation.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Preparing and baking bread, baked goods, pies, cakes, tarts, French pastries and desserts
  • Feeling, tasting, and examining appearances of food prepared and cooked by pastry staff
  • Ensuring correct and timely distribution of food and product to required location
  • Communicate with Sous Chef regarding production schedules
  • Ensure proper stock rotation in all areas of the kitchen and minimize waste
  • Manage food quality and productivity by keeping detailed records
  • Ensure the mise en place is ready for the next day according to expectations and demands
  • Maintain a clean work station in adherence with AHS standards


The successful candidate will have:

  • Post secondary education, with a degree in culinary or hospitality management preferred
  • 7-10 years experience in a high volume kitchen or banquet operation
  • Food Safety Certificate
  • Red Seal Certificate
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment while standing for extended periods of time
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 24 kilograms
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to assess operations, prioritize and multitask multiple services and timelines.


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. This posting will remain active until all positions are filled.


Pastry Cook 3

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for three part-time Pastry Cooks to join the team! The Cook #3 assists the Demi- Chef & Chef de Partie in the preparation and presentation of food, thereby ensuring that all EXPO Standards of Excellence are achieved.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Using cooking skills in the production of new food dishes using modern food technology and methods
  • Observe methods of food preparation by feel, taste and smell while viewing colours, textures and garnishments
  • Ensure correct and timely distribution of food or product
  • Rotate all items in refrigerators to minimize spoilage
  • Ensure proper transportation, handling and storage of goods and materials
  • Ensure proper operation of equipment to avoid injury, break-down or damage.
  • Ensure all areas in the kitchen are kept clean and tidy at all times


The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 1-year experience in a similar role
  • Grade 10 education
  • Ability to prioritize, assess problems and make prompt decisions
  • Able to carry up to 50 lbs at times
  • Effective communication skills
  • A well-developed sense of taste and smell


The successful candidate will be required to disclose COVID-19 Vaccination Status.

Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. This posting will remain active until all positions are filled.


Kitchen Steward

The Edmonton EXPO Centre is looking for Part-Time Kitchen Stewards to join the team! The Kitchen Steward is responsible for the cleanliness and sanitization of all areas, including tools, equipment, surfaces, concession units, and Ware washing room within the Kitchen. The Kitchen Steward promotes the Edmonton EXPO Centre to consistently meet and exceed Alberta Health Services ‘Serving Safer Food’ in delivering great customer experience.


The successful candidates will be responsible for:

  • Conducting routine cleaning of the Pastry Shop, food preparation area, Hot Kitchen area, kitchen equipment and tools, floors, walls, ceilings, gutters, and hoods.
  • Maintaining waste by ensuring all waste is disposed of efficiently per their categories: compost, garbage, used cooking oil, recycling, and cardboard.
  • The cleanliness of Ware washing room.
  • Supporting EXPO’s sustainability commitment by adhering to waste sorting guidelines


Our successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 1-Year experience working in a Hotel/Convention setting with medium to large commercial kitchen
  • The ability to stand for long periods, lift 70lbs, and work in an environment with upwards to 90 decibels.
  • The ability to work independently within a team, but also collaboration with other departments such as Bars, Banquets, Housekeeping, Culinary and Event Services.


Explore Edmonton encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse and inclusive work environment. We strive to create a workplace that reflects the city we promote and where our employees feel safe and supported every day. If this role piques your interest, please submit your cover letter to let us know how you feel you could make an impact along with your resume. The position will remain posted until filled.