The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) unit varies in size throughout the year. Membership peaks during Playland and Fair time. Since 1910, millions of guests have enjoyed shows, exhibits, sporting events, amusement rides, concerts, cultural activities, and of course – the annual summer Fair at the PNE, which is the longest running and best attended annual ticketed event in BC. The Pacific National Exhibition provides employment opportunities for employees with seasonal, part-time, and full-time work in areas such as Operations, Finance, Administration, Marketing, Sales, Tech Services-Site and Ride Maintenance, Gaming, Agriculture, Public Safety, Food & Beverage, Ticketing, Games, Rides, Guest Services and more. To support the operation of each of the business streams, at peak operations, the PNE employs approximately 3,660 employees – and is the largest employer of youth in BC!
Download the current collective agreement between the Pacific National Exhibition and CUPE 1004.
Refer to the language in the collective agreement for a comprehensive list of employee benefits.
Employee Family Assistance Program
This EFAP program is run through Optum and is free to use. It is for helping you with life’s predictable challenges…. and the less predictable crises. It includes employee & family assistance, confidential counselling, legal & financial assistance, wellness programs, nutritional coaching, smoking cessation, eldercare & childcare information, and online resources. Contact information:
- Phone: 1-800-663-9099
- Online: www.livewell.optum.com access code: healthy
PNE employees are part of the Municipal Pension Plan.
Occupational Health & Safety
Know your rights! Training is key. Workers Compensation Act & Regulations must be followed. Members sit on the Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) Committee to monitor and discuss health & safety related issues or concerns in the workplace.
|PNE OH&S Co-Chair||Melissa Chambers||Admin Reception|
|PNE OH&S Rep||Alan Hallimond||Tech Services Playland|
|PNE OH&S Rep||Clayton Cameron||Tech Services Playland|
|PNE OH&S Rep||Kevin Karan||Tech Services Labour|
|PNE OH&S Rep||Scott Savelieff||Tech Services Stores|
|PNE OH&S Rep||Deborah Skerry||Public Safety|
|Local 1004 OH&S Chair||Laurence Cameron||contact office for details|
Jobs at the PNE
Check it out: Jobs At The PNE