Employment Halton connects job seekers and employers at October 3 job fair

Employment Halton connects job seekers and employers at October 3 job fair

Release Date: Sep 26, 2018

Halton Region is hosting a job fair on Wednesday, October 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Oakville Conference Centre (2515 Wyecroft Road, Oakville). Job seekers are invited to bring their resumés and meet with more than 90 local employers.

The Employment Halton job fair is one of several ways Halton Region supports growth in the local economy by connecting employers with talented and motivated professionals. Halton’s strong economic standing is reflected through low levels of unemployment and a high rate of job creation, with more than 7,200 new jobs created across the region in 2017.

Employers from diverse industries such as advanced manufacturing, information technology, healthcare, financial services and more choose to call Halton home. These businesses benefit from a deep talent pool of professionals, proximity to leading educational institutions, easy access to major markets and a high quality of life.

Employment Halton works to connect over 12,500 job seekers with opportunities at over 250 local employers through Regional programs. Employment Halton’s on-site staff offer workshops and one-on-one sessions to help job seekers create resumés, prepare for interviews and ultimately find meaningful work.

For more information about Employment Halton’s services, visit halton.ca or call 311.

The Regional Municipality of Halton serves 570,000 residents in the City of Burlington, the Town of Halton Hills, the Town of Milton, and the Town of Oakville. Halton Region is committed to meeting the needs of its residents through the delivery of cost-effective, quality programs and services, including water and wastewater; Regional roads and planning; paramedic services; waste management; public health; social assistance; children’s and seniors’ services; housing services; heritage programs; emergency management and economic development. For more information, call 311 or visit Halton Region’s website at halton.ca.

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Media Contact:
Elizabeth Kosturik
Acting Communications Specialist
Halton Region
905-825-6000, ext. 3260
elizabeth.kosturik@halton.ca