Career FAQ

How do I apply for a job at a Bluenotes store?

Pay a visit to your closest/preferred Bluenotes store with your resume and express your interest in joining our team! You can also send your resume to stating in your subject line which Bluenotes location you're interested in working at.

For In-Store Management positions, you can also view our current opportunities and apply online via YM Inc. Careers and Indeed.

How old do I have to be to work for Bluenotes?

You must be 16 years or older.

Do I have to have specific availability to work for Bluenotes?

We offer a flexible schedule to support the work/life balance of our Sales Associates; however, the more flexible you are with your availability the better! After-school hours and weekends are the primary shifts available for Part-Time Sales Associates.

I love to wear Bluenotes fashion! Do Sales Associates get a discount?


We offer an Employee Discount Program to all of our Sales Associates to help support you in wearing our latest arrivals as an ambassador of the Bluenotes brand! This discount can also be applied to all eligible YM banners.

What can I expect working in a Bluenotes store?

A fun, energetic, and fast-paced team environment where you are constantly learning and developing new skills! Also, working alongside other great and hard-working people who share your passion for retail and fashion.

I’m interested in pursuing a career in retail. What programs and training does Bluenotes offer to support this?

Bluenotes has a variety of opportunities available to those looking to pursue a career in retail. Check out our careers page for more information as well as how to get started. We also have internal programs available to our associates to help them pursue and realize their career goals including the annual Tom Martin Scholarship, on the job training and growth opportunities.

How do I apply for a job at Bluenotes Home Office?

At Bluenotes, we strive to promote internally into Home Office as we are committed to the growth and development of our people. That being said, we are always looking to connect with fresh talent interested in joining our team. To view our current opportunities, please visit YM Inc. Careers or check us out on Indeed. If you are interested in a role not currently listed, please send your resume to

How is Bluenotes involved in giving back to the community?

For over 20 years, Bluenotes has been a proud partner of Kids Help Phone raising over $1.7 million dollars to date. KHP is Canada’s ONLY National Counselling Service for children, teens and even young adults. As a charitable organization, they rely on the generous support of donors to fulfill their mission to help kids face a variety of challenges: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and always anonymously and confidentially.

Bluenotes has an annual commitment of offering holiday gift boxes for purchase at all locations across Canada. To expand on this commitment, for the past 5 years Bluenotes has created an exclusive, limited edition t-shirt to benefit Kids Help Phone, designed in collaboration with Canadian artists such as, Billy Talent, Lights and for the second time in 2015, Simple Plan. All proceeds from the sale of these boxes and the t-shirts go directly to supporting KHP and the variety of resources that they provide.