EMBERS Staffing Solutions offers temporary job placements through our locations across Greater Vancouver. We are Canada’s multiple award winning staffing agency, reinvesting 100% of our profits into training and employment support to advantage our workers. We save your business money by providing you with highly qualified people, carefully profiled to meet your temporary and permanent staffing needs.

Why choose EMBERS?

  • Temporary labour allows the opportunity to evaluate a prospective employee’s fit within your organization’s long term goals while minimizing the risk of hiring the wrong person for the job
  • Workers are individually assessed and screened to provide the right person for the job
  • Each worker has completed a safety orientation
  • We provide a flexible and responsive workforce in order to meet fluctuating or seasonal staffing needs
  • EMBERS Staffing Solutions is a non-profit labour staffing service. 100% of our profit is reinvested into programs that improve our workers’ lives and the community

At this year's annual Golf Tournament, our partners had some great things to say about working with EMBERS.

Step 1

Create an Account

Fill out our contact form or call the office nearest you to speak to a Sales Representative. You can reach us at one of our locations across Greater Vancouver and we'll provide you with our rates and terms of agreement.

Step 2

Call us when you need a worker

EMBERS Staffing Solutions looks after all employee costs. Our hourly rate includes: recruiting, interviewing, screening, hiring, payroll taxes, Canadian Pension Plan (CPP), Employment Insurance (EI), Vacation Pay, T4s and WorkSafe BC coverage.

Step 3

Manage timesheets

A simple weekly time sheet accompanies our workers, to be signed by you at the end of their shift or week.

Step 4

Make payments

Invoices are sent on a weekly basis. We accept company cheques, Visa, Mastercard or Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT) as payments.

Construction Staffing

EMBERS Staffing Solutions places construction labour workers with employers throughout Vancouver and the Lower Mainland, providing for a full range of positions from general labour to skilled construction labour.

Positions we provide include:

  • General Labour
  • Skilled Construction Labour
  • Hoist Operators
  • Carpenters
  • Carpenter Helpers
  • Flaggers (TCP)
  • Painters
  • Construction Safety Officers
  • First Aid Levels 1-3
  • Heavy Equipment Operators
  • Forklift, Zoom Boom, Scissor Lift

Warehousing / Light Industrial Staffing

EMBERS Staffing Solutions helps you with your warehousing or light industrial staffing requirements to cover seasonal and fluctuating staffing needs, vacation fill-ins, or sickness absences.

Positions we provide include:

  • Swampers
  • Drivers
  • Forklift Operators
  • Assembly
  • Packaging
  • Order Pickers
  • Material Handlers
  • Cross Dock Workers
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Production Workers

Special Events Staffing

EMBERS Staffing Solutions can meet your special events staffing needs to ensure your next event goes smoothly. We'll provide trained and reliable events personnel that understand the requirements of events and will ensure a positive experience for you and your guests.

Whether you require staffing for a corporate holiday celebration, a conference, or to set-up and tear down staging or fencing for concerts or expositions, we will deliver the right people to ensure your event is a success.

Positions we provide include:

  • Registration
  • Ticket takers
  • Greeters
  • Coat check
  • Ushers
  • Team leaders
  • Stage hands
  • General labour


As Canada's multiple award-winning, non-profit staffing agency, we are excited to bring our passion and expertise in the field of construction to provide you with reliable and professionally trained security.

Our Services:

  • Experienced and professionally trained security guards providing on-site patrols, access control and enforcement of all site rules
  • Mobile, or foot patrols provided, regardless of project size, accompanied with written hourly reports
  • Free security needs assessments provided free of charge, ensuring the optimum protection of on-site assets

Reach us at 778-764-0781, or security@embersvancouver.com to learn more about how we can meet your security needs.



EMBERS has trained and placed thousands of people for work in the construction industry. Working with top industry leaders, we have now brought the same commitment to excellence to provide work opportunities in the hospitality industry.

Current job openings:

  • Housekeepers
  • Guest Services
  • Servers
  • Prep cooks
  • VIP hosts
  • Drivers
  • Dishwashers
  • Bellmans
  • Doormans
  • Call center
  • Security officers
  • Front desk
  • Landscaping
  • Corporate Events
  • Maintenance
  • Cooks