Career Opportunities (July 2017)

Career Opportunities (July 2017)

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The goal with all of our Special Events is to help job seekers improve their chances of getting hired. These events include expert guest speakers, hiring events, information sessions about available programs or opportunities. All events are FREE and registration in advance is required as space is limited.

Opportunities Available

Sign up for one of these events to learn about current opportunities and how to apply with success.

Event Date & Time Location Register
Hiring event: Concentrix
On-the-spot interviews to fill several Customer Service Representative positions in Mississauga. Click here to see job details.
Wed., Jul 12
10:00 a.m.
Mississauga Register for this event
Careers in Corrections
Learn about current opportunities and how to apply to become a Correctional Officer employed by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services. The employer is currently in the process of hiring 2,000 new employees across Ontario.
Fri, Jul 14
10:30 a.m.
Mississauga Register for this event
Careers in Trades
Learn how to register for apprenticeship programs and continuing education courses available at College of Carpenters & Allied Trades.
Fri, Jul 21
10:30 a.m.
Etobicoke Register for this event
Careers in Corrections
Learn about current opportunities and how to apply to become a Correctional Officer employed by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services. The employer is currently in the process of hiring 2,000 new employees across Ontario.
Wed, Jul 26
10:00 a.m.
Toronto Register for this event
Steps to Becoming a CPA
Carmen Jacques, Student Recruitment Manager at CPA Ontario, discusses how you can earn the Chartered Professional Accountants designation, your ticket to career success.
Fri, Jul 28
10:00 a.m.
Mississauga Register for this event
Hiring event: Concentrix
Pre-screening interviews to fill several of these positions in Oshawa: Customer Care Ambassador, American Express Sales Representative, and Customer Service Advisor. Click here to see job details.
Wed., Jul 12
9:00 a.m.
Oshawa Register for this event
Hiring event: Concentrix
Pre-screening interviews to fill several of these positions in downtown, Hamilton: Customer Service Consultant and Technical Service Advisor. Click here to see job details.
Thur., Jul 27
1:00 p.m.
Hamilton Register for this event
Hiring event: Kelly Services
Hiring event for Kelly Services to fill several of these positions in the Scarborough area: Forklift Operators, Machine Operators, Electrical Assemblers, and Packers. Click here to see job details.
Tues., Aug 1
10:30 a.m.
Scarborough Register for this event

Career Seminars

Sign up for one of these events to improve your job search skills.

Event Date & Time Location Register
Resume Clinic
Learn how to create polished resumes through one-on-one support with our professional staff to improve future job prospects. Appointments are available from Monday-Friday between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
By Appointment. Walkerton Register for this event
Employment Standards
A representative from EMC Safety Group discusses workplace standards and rights in the manufacturing industry. There will be plenty of time at the end to discuss work expectations.
Tue, Jul 11
8:45 a.m.
Walkerton Register for this event
Sharpen your Interview Skills
Marlon Shaw from Speak and Grow your Business discusses how to effectively communicate during a job interview to impress potential employers.
Wed, Jul 12
2:00 p.m.
Ajax Register for this event
SMART Goals
Wayne Fowler from Leadership Management International discusses how to effectively set objectives that will help you achieve your goals.
Mon, Jul 17
10:00 a.m.
Georgetown Register for this event
Build your Competitive Edge
Murali Murthy from ACE World Foundation discusses how to craft your job search success with 15 proven and tested strategies. Murali’s guidance, tips and insights have helped many professionals find their dream jobs quickly.
Wed, Jul 19
9:30 a.m.
Richmond Hill Register for this event
Smart Serve Certification
$30 training allows participants to legally serve alcohol in Ontario. Financial supports may be available to cover fees.
Wed, Jul 19
4:00 p.m.
Walkerton Register for this event

Newcomer Seminars

Sign up for an event to help you settle and secure employment in Ontario.

Event Date & Time Location Register
Services for Newcomers
Janice Babcock, Manager at Welcome Centre Immigration Services, discusses how to access settlement and integration services, English language training, accreditation and qualifications information, and other services based on personal needs.
Thu, Jul 20
2:00 p.m.
Vaughan Register for this event
Mentoring for Newcomers
Rajni Sharma from the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC) discusses the “Mentoring Partnership”, a free program which brings together recent skilled immigrants and established professionals in an occupation-specific mentoring relationship.
Wed, Jul 26
10:00 a.m.
Richmond Hill Register for this event
Services for Newcomers
Milan Aryal from Service Canada discusses how to access free services available to newcomers such as: the Employment Insurance Benefits, the Canadian Job Bank and Child Benefit ; as well as how to protect your Social Insurance Number from fraud.
Thu, Aug 17
11:00 a.m.
Georgetown Register for this event

Youth Seminars

Sign up for an event to learn how to access resources available to youth 15-29 years old.

Event Date & Time Location Register
Halton Hills Police Services
Constable O’Halloran discusses the process for requesting a criminal record check and being pardoned or expunged as well as the consequences for committing offences as a minor.
Fri, Jul 14
10:00 a.m.
Georgetown Register for this event
Halton ADAPT Services
Counsellor Claire Langridge from Halton ADAPT Services discusses assessment and treatment services for alcohol, drug, and gambling behaviours.
Mon, Jul 24
10:00 a.m.
Georgetown Register for this event
OSAP Application
Kailey Thompson from Georgian College discusses general information and changes to OSAP program as well as the application and funding process.
Thu, Jul 20
10:00 a.m.
Walkerton Register for this event
Youth Resume Critique
Learn how to create polished resumes through one-on-one support with our professional staff to improve future job prospects.
Fri, Jul 28
1:30 p.m.
Xperience Annex Hamilton Central Public Library Register for this event

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