Women of all ages can find find rewarding careers in Simcoe County’s various manufacturing fields that range from advanced manufacturing and robotics to precision machining and aerospace engineering. The region’s manufacturing industry actively promotes gender equality and provides an environment where women can thrive and contribute to this dynamic and rapidly expanding sector. Companies in Simcoe County often prioritize initiatives to attract and retain female talent, such as offering competitive salaries, professional development programs, and mentorship opportunities. With a focus on innovation and technological advancements, women who make careers in manufacturing have the chance to engage in cutting-edge projects that shape the future of the region and the industry as a whole. Visit the Job Board to find a great career in manufacturing!
Businesses across multiple sectors have adapted their operations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 20 innovative manufacturers have pivoted away from what they normally produce to focus on essential goods such as PPE, medical supplies, and sanitizer. Even though it takes time and a monumental effort to adapt their lines, these companies are working collaboratively and stepping up for our communities. Click here to watch the video to learn more.
TreborRX Corp. is a Canadian company with a new production facility located in Collingwood. TreborRX is committed to providing healthcare, frontline and essential workers with innovative, new patented PPE technology during COVID-19 and beyond.
We had the opportunity to speak with local staff from Baytech Plastics in Midland and Vins Plastics in Bradford who shared their perspectives on living and working in Simcoe County. Click on the images below to learn more.
Click to the video to see local innovative companies – Magna Techform, Greenland, Crozier and Friday Harbour Resort looking for talented individuals to join their team, and experience what it’s like to live and work in Simcoe County.
Have you ever considered a career in Tourism? One of the fastest growing industries world wide, the tourism industry provides a variety of career opportunities with competitive salaries. Hear from real people that have found a career they love in tourism:
Meet Matt, Manager of Park and Events at Horseshoe Resort
“I have the best of both worlds now—I still get to ride bikes and snowboard every day but I have a steady income. I have busy, crazy days but at the end of the day if I’m able to get out for a few runs, it makes it all worthwhile.”
Meet Brendan, Experience Development Coordinator at the County of Simcoe
As a cyclist and a skier, Brendan Matheson has truly taken his lifestyle and turned it into a challenging and satisfying career in the tourism industry.
Meet Robyn, Program Assistant at Regional Tourism Organization 7
You can bring your experience back to your hometown and enjoy the option to work remotely—which adds up to more flexibility and more family time.
Experts in healthcare, technology, food processing, aerospace, automotive and more, work hard to design, refine and innovate solutions that impact lives well beyond our borders. This is a thriving industry, employing thousands of talented people who are proud to put their stamp on the products and services they create.
Napoleon is North America’s largest privately owned manufacturer of quality wood and gas fireplaces, gourmet gas and charcoal grills, outdoor living products and heating & cooling equipment is located in Oro-Medonte. Their team of more than nine hundred designers, innovators, and team players are using the latest manufacturing technologies and are committed to creating high quality products. They aim to double their size in the next 5 years – and you could join them.
Kumi Canada Corporation (KCC) is located in Bradford West Gwillimbury, Kumi opened its doors in 1998 and supplies high quality interior and exterior parts for the automotive industry. Each month, Kumi supplies hundreds of thousands of parts to their Simcoe County neighbor and leading car manufacturer, Honda of Canada Mfg.
Creemore Springs Brewery opened its doors on August 15th, 1987 in Clearview Township. Their current facility has the full capacity to brew 130,000hL. A variety of different departments work together to make this happen. Creemore employs a team of over 100 folks, many of whom are second generation family members. Many also have a strong agricultural, family and community mindset.
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