Halton Region connects job seekers and employers at April 17 job fair in Oakville

Halton Region connects job seekers and employers at April 17 job fair in Oakville

Release Date: Apr 9, 2018

Halton Region is hosting a job fair on Tuesday, April 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Oakville Conference & Banquet Centre (2515 Wyecroft Road, Oakville). Job seekers are invited to bring their resumés and meet with more than 90 local employers.

“Halton’s strong economy, surge in job growth and low levels of unemployment make us a leading Regional Municipality in Ontario,” said Halton Regional Chair Gary Carr. “The Employment Halton Job Fair is a great opportunity for talented job seekers to connect with employers from a variety of industries.”

The Region’s robust economy continues to grow as we attract investments from national and international businesses—seeking our talented professionals, access to major markets and high quality of life. Employers from diverse industries such as advanced manufacturing, information technology, healthcare, financial services and more choose to call Halton home.

Each year, Employment Halton offers placements and skills training programs to assist 12,500 job seekers as they navigate the competitive job market. Through employment workshops and one-on-one sessions, Employment Halton’s on-site staff helps job seekers create resumés, prepare for interviews and ultimately find meaningful work.

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

The Regional Municipality of Halton serves more than 550,000 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:
Geetanjali Sheokand
Communications Specialist
Halton Region
905-825-6000, ext. 3304
1-866-442-5866
geetanjali.sheokand@halton.ca