Careers at YCD

Airports are gateways to possibilities and the Nanaimo Airport is proud of the team that ensures you have a safe and comfortable journey every day. The Nanaimo Airport continues to experience considerable growth; we will always welcome employees who want to learn and contribute to our ongoing success.

Employees at the Nanaimo Airport work in a range of occupations both airside and groundside. Employment opportunities can include:

  • Airport operations specialists
  • Safety and security
  • Administration
  • Marketing and customer service
  • Accounting and finance
  • Procurement and contract management
  • Airport management

There are also numerous contractors and partners at the airport that are hiring regularly including air carriers, security, baggage handlers and car rental companies to name a few.

Current employment opportunities are listed below. Or send us your resume and brief cover letter about who you are and what you offer to the Nanaimo Airport at


Current Opportunities… Come Fly with Us! The Nanaimo Airport is Hiring.

Customer Service Representative

The Nanaimo Airport is seeking a Customer Service Representative to join our Airport Operations Team.
The Customer Service Representative (CSR) is the initial point of contact for the public/passengers and is responsible for delivering first class, professional customer service. The CSR’s role is to represent and portray the values and attitudes of the Nanaimo Airport Commission (NAC), its Directors, Officers and Managers. The CSR is also responsible for managing the NAC’s communications on a variety of social media platforms.

For a full job posting, and how to apply, please follow the link. Application closing date: May 16th 2021


Airport Operations Specialist

The Nanaimo Airport is seeking a full-time Airport Operations Specialist (AOS).
Working under the direction of the Senior Manager of Operations and the Duty Manager, the AOS is responsible for maintaining YCD facilities, grounds, equipment, and operating a variety of heavy and light equipment to perform such duties. The AOS also removes snow, ice, and other debris from airport surfaces, as well as provide support for crash, fire and rescue when responding to emergency situations.

For a full job posting, and how to apply, please follow the link. Application closing date: May 12th 2021


Respect in our Workplace

The Nanaimo Airport Commission believes in providing a respectful workplace; bullying and harassment will not be tolerated on Airport Commission property. This applies to Nanaimo Airport employees, volunteers, contractors, partners, on-site tenants and anyone who uses our property. We also believe that the process for resolving bullying and harassment concerns and complaints should be timely, fair and respectful. To this end, we provide a bullying and harassment complaint and investigation process available to all.