Cashier, Festival Programs

  • Pacific National Exhibition
  • Front-line
    • Part Time | 
    • Seasonal
  • 2901 East Hastings Street, Hastings Park Vancouver, Vancouver
  • 10 position available
  • Accessible Employer: Yes
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on June 18, 2024

Job Description

Part-time; Seasonal (June – September 2)
Wage & Paygrade: $18/hr. (PG 72) plus 10% in lieu of benefits and vacation.
Date Posted: June 3, 2024

Who we are…
The Pacific National Exhibition is an iconic institution in BC, famous for bringing generations of people together to celebrate and build memories. This 114-year-old, non-profit organization has an annual operating budget of over $70 million dollars and generates revenue through four activity streams: the 15-day annual summer Fair and winter Fair which average more than 700,000 people annually, Playland amusement park which welcomes 400,000 guests annually including Fright Nights, and a busy year-round portfolio of events including concerts, trade shows and film, cultural and community events. In total we bring over 2 million people through the site each year. The fourth activity stream is park care and facility maintenance. The PNE is proud of the work it does at Hastings Park and has a vibrant team that is passionate about events, guest experience and delivering memorable experiences.

At the PNE, we strive to create an environment that reflects our organization’s core values: Enthusiasm, Excellence and Evolution. With a focus on these core values, we are committed to achieving our mission which is to “Deliver Memorable Experiences” for all who interact with the PNE whether it is our guests, our employees, or the community.

We are looking for enthusiastic Cashiers to join our Festival Team to play an important part in running the 2024 Playland and Fair event at the PNE! Our Cashiers are vital to the operation of Playland and The Fair, as they are fore facing employees who are responsible for ensuring that our guests’ experience is memorable and enjoyable.

Why join our Team?
-Exhilarating and fun-loving culture
-Flexible work environment
-Opportunity for free or discounted tickets to shows, events, sports games, and much more
-Staff discounts for Playland, The Fair, and Fright Nights, as well as all PNE Food Stands
-Competitive compensation package
-Opportunity to create lasting memories and friendships!

Responsibilities & Qualifications

What will you do this year?

In your role as a Festival Programs Cashier, your primary accountabilities will be to:

-Working at various ticket stands across the Playland
-Ensuring complete guest satisfaction by providing exceptional service.
-Operating scanners, registers, printers, point of sale systems
-Generating balanced sales reports
-Maintaining a clean and tidy workstation
-Managing a variety of tasks in a fast-paced environment
-Following safety procedures as required
-Ensuring PNE Uniform and Appearance policy is adhered to at all times
-Performing other related duties as required by Supervisor

What else?
-Comfortable interacting with guests face-to-face and ensuring guest satisfaction
-High level of energy with strong communication and interpersonal skills
-Must have basic math and computer skills
-Ability to handle transactions accurately and responsibly
-Previous work experience in a customer service-related role is considered an asset
-Ability to work extended hours and workweeks as required, including weekends, evening, and day shifts
-Successful candidates must undergo a Criminal Record Check.

Who are you?
-Skillful communicator
-Critical thinker
-Committed to striving for excellence


$18/hr (PG 72) plus 10% in lieu of benefits and vacation.

Job Application Process

Where and when to APPLY? Applications can be submitted via the PNE website at and will be accepted until the role is filled. We look forward to hearing from you! The PNE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, committed to creating an inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse community we proudly serve. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or age. If you require any support or accommodations throughout any stage of the recruitment process, please contact the People & Culture Department at

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