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Staples Canada hosts first National Hiring Day on June 1

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 8:12:00 AM

- All 305 Staples stores across Canada will conduct on-site interviews to fill various open positions and are looking to hire on the spot.

Staples Canada, The Working and Learning Company, has announced it will hold a National Hiring Day on Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at all of its 305 stores across Canada.

Canadians across the country are encouraged to visit any Staples store with their resumes in hand, for the opportunity to be interviewed by a member of the store management team. Candidates also have the opportunity to be hired on the spot, contingent on a successful background check. The company has over 1,000 part-time and full-time job opportunities currently available within its retail stores, fulfillment centres, and tech and copy hubs, and Staples is prepared to fill as many roles as possible during the June 1 hiring day.

"The motivation behind National Hiring Day is driven by our desire to hire passionate associates to serve the needs of our customers, especially as we prepare for our back-to-school season," said Wanda Walkden, Chief Human Resources and Talent Officer. "We are so excited to invite Canadians into their local Staples store on June 1 to discuss job opportunities and share the many wonderful benefits that come with a career with Staples Canada."

Staples Canada currently employs over 10,000 associates across Canada within a variety of roles and offices. The company has a retail presence in every province across Canada, its Home Office is located in Richmond Hill, and regional offices are located in Laval and Burnaby. All sites are looking to fill a variety of roles.

"As The Working and Learning Company, Staples Canada is committed to providing opportunities to work, learn and grow in a new and exciting retail environment," continued Walkden. "On June 1, whether you are looking for a part-time opportunity or a full-time leadership role, all are welcome to visit one of our stores to learn more and apply."

All 305 stores across Canada are participating in National Hiring Day; visit to find a store near you or get social by following @StaplesCanada on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.