Okanagan Staffing Services Inc. is a B.C. owned and operated recruitment agency servicing the staffing needs of businesses, industry and government, throughout the Okanagan Valley. Since June 1995, we have provided our clients with timely, cost-effective assistance with temporary, contract and permanent employee staffing. We have seen the demand for our temporary and permanent recruitment and skill evaluation services grow. Employers don’t want to simply find a new hire; they want to find the right hire. As the popularity of the Okanagan Valley flourishes, we will continue to take pride in ensuring superior customer service to an expanding client base and enhancing our services to meet our clients’ evolving staffing needs.
Kevin Renwick, CHRP – Owner/Manager
Kevin has lived in Kelowna since June 1995. After graduating with a Business Administration degree with double majors in Marketing and Personnel Administration, Kevin began his career with the Bank of Montreal in 1981.
After 8 years of varied banking experience, 5 years in all aspects of human resources, Kevin joined the Olsten Corporation in Calgary as a Recruitment/Sales Manager. In this role Kevin gained invaluable recruitment and human resource consulting experience from a broad base of clients, which ultimately led to the entrepreneurial beginning of Okanagan Staffing Services Inc. in Kelowna.
Kevin is Past President and 17 year member of the Ogopogo Rotary Club, member of the BC Human Resources Management Association and CHRP, member of Accelerate Okanagan, past Director of the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce and Board member for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk to Find a Cure.
Tracey Matthews – Recruitment Manager
Tracey has been a resident of Kelowna since July 1994 after moving to the valley from North Vancouver. She worked in the financial industry for over 20 years, including banking and brokerage. Her position started in Administration and advanced up to Branch Administrator where she was utilized to perform the HR duties to hire the Branch support staff.
In 1996 she had the opportunity to open the first Labor Ready office in Kelowna that provided temporary labour to the Okanagan. She also volunteered as an integral part to the 2003 Firestorm emergency as the Kelowna ESS Volunteer Coordinator of nearly 2000 volunteers and 10,000 evacuees.
Her passion and enjoyment ultimately resides with helping and working with the public. With a combined Financial industry background, HR & Managerial experience, she is well groomed to fit in with our team at Okanagan Staffing Services.
Rene Wolfe - Administrative Assistant
Rene Wolfe Administrative Assistant brings a great amount of work experience and skills to the agency. She is always positive and friendly and shows great consistency with her ability to adapt with the wide range of demands that are part of the HR industry. Rene has been an exemplary temporary employee for Okanagan Staffing for several years and understands the importance and staffing needs to both the clients and employees.
Originally from Toronto where Rene originally developed her skills in the financial industry. You may contact Rene at reception@Okanaganstaffing.com for any of your payroll and or employment inquiries