Is your business hiring and looking for a way to promote your job opportunities? Are you searching for a new career in a growing region? The Work in Simcoe County job fair is a great opportunity for job seekers to meet area companies!
Join us on November 9th from 10:00am-2:00pm! The online event will be hosted on an innovative, user-friendly platform called Brazen where job seekers and employers can connect through one-on-one text chat, audio and video.
Who Should Attend?
Job Seekers – Why Attend?
Job Seekers – Why Register Early?
Employers – Why Attend?
Employer Registration is now full. To be added to a waiting list, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are unable to attend the job fair but would like Employment Ontario to advertise open positions on your behalf, please send an email to email@example.com
The Virtual Job Fair is limited to those employers offering employment within the sixteen member municipalities of the County of Simcoe and the Cities of Barrie and Orillia, Base Borden, Chippewas of Rama First Nations and Beausoleil First Nation. Member Municipalities include the Townships of Springwater, Oro-Medonte, Ramara, Severn, Tay, Adjala-Tosorontio, Essa, Clearview, and Tiny and the Towns of Bradford West Gwillimbury, Innisfil, Collingwood, New Tecumseth, Wasaga Beach, Penetanguishene and Midland. Recruiting agencies that are not hiring directly are not eligible to participate as an employer in the job fair.
To view all available positions for specific employers, we encourage you to complete your registration as a job seeker and visit the booths in advance of the event on November 9th.
Examples of positions being filled at this event include:
Food and beverage positions, landscaping, financial analyst, property services supervisor, converting machine operator, transit driver, CNC Machinist, working foreman, project coordinator, maintenance millwright, industrial electrician, personal support workers, registered nurses, tube park attendants, house keeping, service technicians (agriculture), sales specialists, language assistants, registered early childhood educator and assistants, supply education assistants, customer service representatives, Nordic ski instructor, mechanics, receptionists, golf pro, camp counsellor, mechanical engineering, technology and systems lead, business development representatives, marketing associates, office manager, aestheticians, yoga instructors, registered massage therapists, account manager and more!
Employers can connect with a local Employment Ontario service provider for help with staff training, hiring incentives and recruiting top talent. Job seekers and those looking to access skills training are also encouraged to contact your local service provider. Contact an Employment Ontario office near you.
Youth Employment Pathways Program – Georgian Career and Employment Services
Get paid to train and find a job! If you are between 15 and 30 and looking for work, the FREE Youth Employment Pathways program offers all the training you need to develop your skills and employability to get a job and keep it. Participants complete an average of 30 hours per week (over a 6-week period) of online training courses and additional practical on-the-job experience. For more information or to register, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
How does the Brazen platform work?
Brazen is an online event and chat platform that allows organizations to quickly reach, engage, and hire top talent. You can watch a quick 5-minute video of how it works.
This event is presented by the County of Simcoe in collaboration with member municipalities, the Cities of Barrie and Orillia, Employment Ontario, Georgian College, Lakehead University and the Province of Ontario.
We are collecting data to better understand who is looking for work and what kind of opportunities jobseekers are searching for. This data is completely anonymous and non-personally identifiable.