COVID-19's effect on the economy has been compared to the Great Depression of the 1920s — which basically means that things are looking rough for the Montreal job sector.
Luckily, service jobs are at an all-time high. We've compiled a list of seven jobs in Quebec paying over $20 per hour that you can apply for with little experience.
If you're in dire need of a job, scroll through to check out some opportunities you can jump on today.
Payment Services Officer
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Company: Service Canada
Why You Should Apply: Service Canada is hiring a call centre agent in Longueuil. You only need a high school diploma and seven to 11 months of experience. Government call centre agents also need to be bilingual.
Microbrewery Beer Canner
Salary: $21 per hour
Why You Should Apply: Are you a beer enthusiast who's always wanted to explore the science behind beer canning? This local canning company is looking for a beer canner to conquer microbreweries in Brossard. You'll have to operate machinery, but you only need a high school diploma to apply.
Sauce Chefcaliforniasandwiches.mtl | Instagram
Salary: $22 per hour
Company: California Sandwiches Quebec
Why You Should Apply: If you're a slightly experienced chef looking for a job in the food industry, California Sandwiches Quebec is looking for a sauce chef with one to two years of experience.
Sales Representativecorbeil.electro | Instagram
Salary: $55,000 plus bonuses/commission
Company: Corbeil Appliances
Why You Should Apply: Quebec's favourite appliance specialist, Corbeil, is looking for a full-time sales rep in Montreal. They ask for one to two years of retail experience and you only need a high school diploma to apply!
Customer Service Advisorrenoassistance | Instagram
Company: Desjardins RénoAssistance
Why You Should Apply: Desjardins is looking for a customer service rep "with heart" for RénoAssistance, a program that connects customers with contractors in their area. There's a hefty benefits package, and the company offers free coffee, popcorn and chocolate. You can also ride a scooter through the office.
You need a university degree and three years of experience to apply.
Customer Service Representativebmocanada | Instagram
Salary: $20 per hour
Why You Should Apply: The Bank of Montreal is looking for a part-time customer service representative at one of their downtown Montreal locations. You don't need any experience or skills to apply and you only need a high-school diploma. However, they do ask that applicants have a good knowledge of social media apps — perfect for millennials looking for a part-time job.
Customer Experience Representativemiddaysquares | Instagram
Company: Mid-Day Squares
Why You Should Apply: Mid-Day Squares is looking for a customer experience rep in Montreal. You don't need any experience or qualifications to apply, but they're looking for someone to handle social media questions and customer issues.