Recruiting Events and Job Fairs

Throughout the year representatives of Island Health are invited to numerous events to promote the spectrum of careers in health care to new health care graduates, organizations and the public.

Island Health travels to communities providing information sessions and workshops on careers in health care and opportunities with Island Health. Our recruitment team also attends a number of health care profession-specific professional conferences with our recruitment booth.

If you have a job fair for Island Health to consider attending, please contact:
Rod O’Connell, Strategist, Talent Acquisition & Retention, Island Health
Email address: rod.oconnell@viha.ca


Upcoming Job Fairs and Events:

The Island Health recruitment team will be at the following venues and we invite you to visit us there!

GT Hiring Solutions Employer Forum
Friday, January 20, 2017 
10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
GT Hiring Solutions WorkBC Employment Services Centre (201 - 1483 Douglas Street), Victoria

Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacist Conference
February 4 – 8, 2017
InterContinental Hotel Centre, Toronto

Comox Military Family Resources Centre
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
1575 Military Row, Comox

Localwork Extreme Talent Career Fair
Thursday, February 9, 2017
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Filberg Centre (411 Anderton Ave), Courtenay

Cowichan Job Fair
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Hours to be confirmed
Quw’utsun’ Cultural Centre (200 Cowichan Way), Duncan

North Island College Career Fair
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Filberg Centre (411 Anderton Ave), Courtenay

43rd Annual Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) Banff Seminar
Friday, March 17 - Sunday, March 19
The Banff Centre (107 Tunnel Mountain Drive), Banff

GT Hiring Solutions Hiring Fair
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Hours to be confirmed
Vancouver Island Conference Centre (101 Gordon Street), Nanaimo

Career Centre Job Fair
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Island Health presentation from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm)
Parksville Community & Conference Centre, Parksville