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We are looking for 2 Customer Service staff with the following:

  • knowledge of Banyen's mission, subject areas, and products

  • strong communication skills

  • strong problem solving skills

  • excellent attention to detail in a multi-tasking work environment

  • works well both on a team and independently

  • reliable and available for a schedule including evenings & weekends

We are currently interested in hiring for 2 positions:


  • Full-time position on the Soundside (crystals, altar objects, incense, sound healing, etc.) of the store, a minimum 32 hours per week, and could lead to Staff Benefits. 

  • Part-time position, a minimum 24 hours per week and extra shifts frequently available, and could lead to full-time including Staff Benefits. 

To apply, please pick up an application form in the store or download it following the link below. Complete the application in your handwriting and drop it off in person along with your résumé and cover letter to the attention of the Front Staff Supervisors, Chris, Bokudo & Leanna. For the full-time Soundside Position, please address the cover letter to the attention of Leanna.

Only those candidates selected for the interview process will be contacted.


We welcome your interest in employment at Banyen Books & Sound and accept applications on an ongoing basis. Banyen offers a great team-based work environment and for those working here full-time, an extensive benefit package.

In addition to looking for strength in literacy, numeracy and computer skills, we also look for strength in the heart skills!  Banyen has a mission to offer resources to the community for the development of wisdom in the care of body, mind, and spirit and in the care of the earth and all  its communities. Our knowledgeable service is offered with a commitment to lovingkindness.

The application form for employment at Banyen may be downloaded below or picked up in person at the store, 3608 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. To apply, complete the application form in your handwriting and drop it off or mail it to us, attention Front Supervisors, along with your typed cover letter and résumé.


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