WINNIPEG – Hundreds turned out for a job fair at the Delta Hotel Sunday afternoon as a new massive outlet mall in Winnipeg is looking to fill over 1,000 retail jobs.
Outlet Collection Winnipeg, located at the corner of Kenaston Blvd. and Sterling Lyon Pkwy, will open its doors on May 3.
Dozens of tenants were announced earlier this month, including: Calvin Klein Outlet, DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse and Saks OFF 5th
The $200 million mall will be 400 thousand square feet and house 100 retailers.
A job fair was held over the weekend at the Delta Hotel on St. Mary Avenue and lineups could be seen stretching around the corner onto Hargrave Street.
Organizers believe 1,300 full-time and part-time retail jobs will be created.
“Outlet Collection Winnipeg will be a unique place to shop and to work,” said Dimitrios Cotsianis, General Manager, Outlet Collection Winnipeg. “We are very excited to provide our tenants with the opportunity to meet with potential candidates as hundreds of positions are filled.”