CORNWALL, Ontario - Cornwall's newest retailer is preparing for an October launch and is currently recruiting to fill 50 positions.
Urban Planet is recruiting for several positions - from management to cashier positions - and is holding a job fair this week on Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The job fair location is in the Eastcourt Mall, across from Shoppers Drug Mart.
Urban Planet will be opening a 30 000 sq. ft. concept store that company officials say will be different than anything Cornwall shoppers have seen before.
"We are excited to launch the Urban Planet brand in Cornwall," said Natalie Seguin, District Manager of YM Inc., the parent company of Urban Planet. "We are looking forward to meeting people who want to help us continue the Urban Planet success story."
Urban Planet is looking to fill the following positions: Manager, Department Manager, Assistant Manager, Shift leader, Head cashier, Cashier, Salesperson. Full- and part-time positions are available.
Urban Planet expects its Cornwall store will open by Oct. 22.