R. JOHNSON is a Vancouver owned and operated Boutique Recruitment firm. With over 35 years in combined Professional Recruitment experience, including 11 years in Legal, 15 in Corporate, 10 in Hospitality, and 8 in Retail, our agency exists to work for you. From the moment you walk into our unique offices you will notice that we are set apart from all others.
We will never “sell” you a position. Under your direction, we will represent you to the most appropriate firms and positions in the Lower Mainland. Your resume is only forwarded to firms where a current opportunity has been discussed and approved.
We would like to introduce you to the individual that will be working with you in your career search in the Hospitality and Retail sectors.
Her name is Pamela Sirney.
A graduate from Simon Fraser University in 1989 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Pamela Sirney has enjoyed an eclectic career working in a wide range of industries and in a variety of capacities including mid management to senior management roles. Her industry background includes Retail Sales, Industrial Chemical Sales, Recruitment, Janitorial, Security & Investigation and Hospitality. Pamela has worked within the Human Resource Discipline in the Recruitment, Janitorial and Hospitality industries for the last fourteen years and is well versed in collective bargaining, labour relations, training development and recruitment.
From 1999 to 2007, Pamela was the Director of Human Resources (DHR) for The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver and was a member of the senior management pre-opening hotel team in 1999-2000 when the hotel underwent a $55millopn renovation. Considered one of the Company’s flagship hotels, The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver is an upper upscale full service hotel with 450 employees and is one of the 125 Westin Hotels under the Starwood Hotels & Resorts umbrella. Starwood is one of the world’s largest hotel and leisure companies with over 850 hotels in their portfolio which includes the Westin Hotels, Sheraton, Luxury Collection, St. Regis, W Hotels, Le Meridien and Four Points brands.
In addition to her DHR role at the property level, Pamela was a certified Property Service Culture Westin Brand trainer and Behavioural Interviewing trainer.
As a Recruitment Manager and Human Resources Consultant with R. JOHNSON, Pamela brings over 25 years of experience to our clients and is able to provide the following support:
• Recruitment from Front Line positions to Senior Executive
• WCB Claims Management
• Health & Safety
• Labour Relations
• Performance Management
• Cash Handling Integrity-Mystery Shops
• Customer Service Mystery Shops
• Systems Development & Implementation
A member of BC’s Human Resources Management Association (HRMA), Pamela continues to stay connected with the Human Resources community and specifically with her former colleagues in the Hospitality Industry.
Thank you for your time.