Ontario Works can help you get the employees you need!
We can save you time and money by matching you with the right people to fill your employment needs. They’re capable and motivated. All they need is the chance to show you what they’ve got to offer. We can help them with the cost of child care, transportation, and other work-related expenses.
Our services are free of charge
We’re a proven recruitment service. Employment specialists who know the local employment scene. We have more to offer employers. Our services are free of charge.
We’ve already met the needs of many businesses just like yours. We’ll meet with you to tell you about our services. Work with you to define your specific job requirements, such as skills, abilities, training needs. It could be in office administration, sales and service, manufacturing or general trades and labour.
Hiring assistance, screening and matching
We’ll assess, pre-screen and refer candidates that meet your requirements. People with real potential to become permanent employees. You interview them and make your choice. The final decision is always yours. You pay the going wage.
Human resources follow-up services
We follow up with support for your new employees and to ensure the placement meets your needs. If necessary, we can help develop training plans.
Funding available for employers
Your new employees may need a little extra supervision or training. Employers may be eligible for funding for up to six months to help offset these costs.
WSIB/Accident insurance coverage
We can provide Workplace Safety and Insurance (WSIB) coverage during the training period. Any claim will not affect your company’s WSIB experience rating or premiums.
We have a full service resource centre at our downtown Oshawa location that is fully accessible and can be made available for your hiring needs.