Do you still need a summer job? There are plenty of cool jobs waiting for you in a variety of picturesque locations in British Columbia! Experience a new part of Canada while expanding your network and earning money by joining Mobilize for a 4 to 6-month work/travel adventure. Work in one of the many hospitality jobs we have available (e.g. server, housekeeper, line cook, kitchen helper, etc.), and spend your time off experiencing the stunning BC landscape. Check out the locations below of where you could be placed this summer, and read what Mobilize worker alumni have to say about their deployments. (For work locations in other provinces, check out our other Summer 2019 Location Spotlights!)
Cool Jobs in British Columbia #1: RADIUM HOT SPRINGS
Want to go hiking in the mountains on a summer day, visit the hot springs or see some amazing wildlife? Radium Hot Springs is the ideal spot to take advantage of Canada’s natural beauty and get out of your comfort zone by trying new activities. Here’s what Mobilize alumna Raneem had to say about her job placement in Radium:
“Yesterday was my last day of working in Radium Hot Springs and I wanna say that I MET THE MOST ADORABLE PEOPLE WHO WERE MY FAMILY AND MY BEST FRIENDS that I’ll never forget. In my whole life people called me a city girl which is really nice to live in a modern place!! But since I came here and spent the whole 5 months hiking, skiing etc., I’m really in love because I find myself doing the things that I really do like.”
Location #2: WHISTLER
Does Whistler sound familiar? It’s one of the largest ski resorts in North America and is famous worldwide as a skiing and snowboarding destination. Winter might be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Whistler, but this popular resort town is home to plenty of cool jobs making it the perfect place to experience a one of a kind summer work/travel adventure! Spend time off work hiking, swimming, biking or if you’re feeling brave like Mobilize alumna, Candyce, why not go bungee jumping? There’s no shortage of exciting activities in Whistler.
Location #3: REVELSTOKE
Ready to spend your summer work/travel adventure among the beautiful mountains of southeastern BC? Try Revelstoke, a mountain resort town. Whether you spend your free time taking part in a variety of outdoor activities like rock climbing, hiking, trail running and dirt biking or you prefer to visit the farmer’s markets and snap photos of the stunning landscape, there’s always something exciting to do! Mobilize alumna Kelsey had an awesome time in Revelstoke and here’s what she had to say:
“HUGE SHOUT OUT TO MOBILIZE FOR BRINGING THESE AMAZING PEOPLE INTO MY LIFE. This has been the most amazing experience and I can’t wait for another session out in Revelstoke!”
Location #4: OSOYOOS
Did you know that Osoyoos is known as Canada’s only desert? This friendly resort town located in the Okanagan Valley is an idyllic place to spend your summer employment adventure. Enjoy breathtaking views, familiarize yourself with the vibrant arts community, and explore the unique history of the town. Alumnus David spent his Mobilize job placement in Osoyoos – check out what he had to say about his time there:
“Beautiful Osoyoos. So happy I got the chance to come back to my childhood home for my work-placement. ANOTHER DAY IN PARADISE.”
Location #5: GOLDEN
Want to see some spectacular scenery? Situated in the Rockies, Golden is surrounded by six stunning national parks, including Yoho, Glacier, Banff, Jasper, Kootenay and Mount Revelstoke. This means there is an unlimited amount of natural beauty to be seen and experienced. If you’ve always wanted to explore the Canadian Rockies in depth, working and living in Golden is for you!
Location #6: VALEMOUNT
Want to work and live in a gorgeous village situated among the mountains? Valemount is the spot! Enjoy clear blue skies and snow-capped peaks as a backdrop to your Mobilize journey. Check out what Mobilizer alumnus David Houston had to say about his experience:
“SO BLESSED TO HAVE VALEMOUNT AS A PLACEMENT. I don’t think I could ever tire of the mountains! Or the wildlife!!!”
Ready to work in one of the cool jobs we have available this summer?
Interested in a work/travel adventure with Mobilize? Improve your skills and learn new ones that will help you advance your career, expand your network, earn money, and envelop yourself in the beauty of Canada. There are a limited amount of cool jobs available, so don’t miss out! Apply NOW for this summer season!