Online Application for Employment - HEX 2019

The Halloween & Entertainment Expo (HEX) is now accepting applications!
Be a part of the first Canadian Halloween fan convention. Costumes, celebrities, fan merchandise, screenings, how-to seminars, art, and more all under one roof!

HEX has resurrected ScreamFest and will be back to scare the pants off you!
Do you have a strong stomach and a weak sense of smell? Are you a real go-getter? (As in "Go get her!") Do you secretly think the Zombies will choose to make you a pet instead of food? Then we might have a spot for you!

We are looking for:

  • Actors (Haunted Houses)
  • Performers (Roaming Entertainment)
  • Games Attendants
  • Box Office / Cashiers
  • Crowd Control
  • Merchandise Store 

Please fill out our online application form below and submit your resume.

If you have any questions, please contact us at

Unfortunately, we can only hire ghouls 15 and older.

Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for volunteers for the following positions:

  • Screening Room Coordinator
  • Celebrity Photo Op
  • Seminar Theatre Coordinator
  • Door Attendant
  • Special Feature Attendants
  • Line Attendants 

Please indicate below what positions you are interested in and our volunteer coordinator will then contact you!

Management Opportunities

Event Management/Team Leaders – Do you have what it takes?

  • Do you have previous management experience?
  • Are you organized? 
  • Do you enjoy working with people? 
  • Can you handle stressful situations calmly and with grace? 

We are looking for team players with the ability to inspire & motivate others. Please  indicate your interest in a management position below.

Please read the following rules and guidelines thoroughly prior to submitting your online application.

  • You are expected to arrive at least 30 minutes before your shift begins.
  • Be sure to bring enough food and drink to last your shift.
  • For your protection, make sure you are not within arms reach when scaring customers.
  • Under NO circumstances are employees allowed to touch customers in any way.
  • In haunted houses if someone is truly frightened do not scare them. Remove your mask and offer to show them the way to the exit.
  • You are required to remain in your positions until relieved by another employee.
  • Direct Deposits will be issued by ADP within 10 business days from the last day of the event. To ensure quick payment, please make sure all information provided in this application is complete, up to date, and accurate.

Online Application

First Name:
Last Name:
City or Town:
Postal Code:
Date of Birth:
Have you worked for ScreamFest or Canwest Productions in the past?:
If yes, what position(s) and year(s)?:

What positions are you interested in working? (Check all that apply)

Game Attendant:
Merchandise Sales:
Box Office / Cashier:
Crowd Control:

Volunteer Positions:

Screening Room Coordinator:
Celebrity Photo Op:
Seminar Theatre Coordinator:
Door Attendant:
Special Feature Attendant:
Line Attendant:

Work Availability - Check all that apply

Shift times vary on Saturday and Sunday and will be confirmed upon confirmation.
(Show Hours: Fri Oct 11, 5pm - Midnight | Sat Oct 12, Noon - Midnight | Sun Oct 13, Noon - Midnight | Mon Oct 14, 11am - 5pm)
Fri Oct 11, 2019:
Sat. Oct 12, 2019:
Sun. Oct 13, 2019:
Mon. Oct 14, 2019:
Submit Your Resume Here::

You will be contacted with an interview time upon confirmation.

Interviews will be held at Cobb's Adventure Park, Calgary AB
I have read the above and fully understand and accept the terms of employment.:

Interview Location - Cobb's Adventure Park



Cobb's Adventure Park is located just south of Highway 1 on the East edge of Calgary at 84 Street NE. You can see us to the south from Highway 1.


Directions from 16th Avenue N (Highway 1) in Calgary:

  • Take Highway 1 East to Garden Road (first set of lights after Stoney Trail East)
  • Turn right at Garden Road
  • Turn right at 8 Avenue NE
  • Turn right at 84 Street NE
  • We are the last property on your right!

Directions from 17th Avenue S in Calgary:

  • Take 17th Avenue East to 84th Street E (first set of lights after Stoney Trail East)
  • Turn left at 84 Street SE (just past the new Walmart)
  • Drive straight for 2 km
  • We are the last property on your right!

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