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The Family Centre

August Monthly Employment Event | працевлаштування подія

Are you looking for a job? Are you helping someone find a job? Are you interested in hiring a Ukrainian newcomer?

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August Monthly Employment Event | працевлаштування подія
August Monthly Employment Event | працевлаштування подія

Time & Location

Aug 31, 2023, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The Family Centre, 65 Hanson Ave, Kitchener, ON N2C 2E2, Canada

About the event

Join us at the end of each month for our monthly employment event.

Are you a Ukrainian looking for work?

Are you a volunteer helping a Ukrainian find work?

Are you a business interested in hiring a Ukrainian newcomer?

Agenda:

1) Networking to meet employers, volunteers and organizations who are hiring or can help you find employment.

2) 45-Minute Speed Table Topics

Everyone will form small groups based on industry. 

In these groups Ukrainians who are looking for employment will have an opportunity to talk with businesses who are hiring. They will also be able to talk with volunteers who want to help them find employment.

3) Presentations:

- Permenant Residency (10 mins) by Kitchener Waterloo Multicultural Center

- How to remove restrictions on your work VISA  (10 mins) by Kitchener Waterloo Multicultural Center

- Government subsidy for employers that are hiring Ukrainian Newcomers 

Businesses and Organization Hiring:

  1. Stubbe's Precast Commercial Ltd.
  2. Schweitzer's Plumbing Centre and Kitchen & Bath
  3. Construction Ontario: Construction & Manufacturing
  4. Loblaws: Manufacturing
  5. Collecting resumes for White & Black Roofing (hiring10+ people right away)
  6. Collecting resumes for Luxe Staff, looking for 5+ people to work on luxery estates

Visit our Waterloo Region Grassroots tables;

  1. Talk with one of our volunteers and an immigration specialist about the immigration process in Canada
  2. Talk with volunteers who can explain various careers: Health Care, Small Business Ownership, Woodworking Business, Construction & Manufacturing.
  3. Talk with several of our employment volunteers who has spoken with over 50 businesses who are currently hiring and interested in accepting your resumes. Learn more about these companies and how you can apply: 

Nedlaw Roofing Ltd

AJ Design Interior Ltd

Black And White Roofing Inc.

ML Quality Contracting Inc

Vertech Elevator

KW Countertop

Economy Construction

Sustainable Home Services

Pioneer Craftsman Ltd

Centrimark Ltd

JM Craftsman

Chervin

Handyman Connection

Lima Group Inc

JD Development Group

Da Maren Renovations

Stone Mason Granite Ridge Masonary Inc

Carnegie Contracting

Doniki Construction

Prior Construction Corporation

CBR Quality Roofing Inc

WestTower Communications

Maser Masonary Inc

GM Cami Assembly

Valour Group

Jackman Drywall Ltd

M&A Construction Services

Mora Masonary

Atlas Apex Roofing Inc

Alder Concrete Group

Ridgeview Homes

Wow 1 Day Painting 

Rigarus Construction Ltd

PD Home Hardware

Integrity Drains & Plumbing

Aadark Drilling Inc

BJ Brickwork Construction Ltd

HomeHardware.ca/Careers

Cami Construction 

Definity Financial Corporation

GHD Canada Holdings

Linamar Corporation Guelph

Starbucks

Bath And BodyWorks

Tim Hortons

Mcdonalds

Swiss Chalet

Value Village

Newest Sales

Heffner Toyota

Movati Athlectic Corporation

Deep Trekker Inc

Community Care Concepts

Employment Support Organizations:

  1. Conestoga College
  2. Kitchener Waterloo Multicultural Center

We will have volunteers at the event to help with translation.

We are counting on the community to help share this event with Ukrainian newcomers who are looking for employment. We also need your help inviting as many businesses as possible to this event. Please invite anyone that you know who is hiring. 

Volunteers are also needed to help with translation support and to be connected with someone who needs help finding employment.

Children are welcome at this event.

Register to receive updates. We will email you once a location has been decided. 

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