Canada-Ontario Job Grant for your Success

YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka

Last year, the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka witnessed the success of several employers as many of their employees received training funded by the Canada-Ontario Job Grant. Some employers were able to guarantee their seasonal workers full-time and year-round employment. Many employers had more qualified employees, ultimately leading to better performance. Bourgeois Midland Nissan is one of our […]

Tourism Marketing Assistant — Heart of Georgian Bay

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Heart of Georgian Bay is a Destination Marketing Organization for the municipalities of Midland, Penetanguishene, Tay, and Tiny in the northern part of Simcoe County. Our mission is to attract new visitors to the area, entice them to stay longer and encourage them to return again with friends. The Tourism Marketing Assistant will be a […]

County of Simcoe hosting virtual job fair this June

The County and area partners – including member municipalities, the Cities of Barrie and Orillia, Georgian College, Lakehead University, Employment Ontario and the Province of Ontario – are collaborating to deliver an online Work in Simcoe County Job Fair on Wednesday, June 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be hosted on […]

Employer Registration is Open for the Work in Simcoe County Virtual Job Fair!

We invite you to join us on Wednesday, June 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for the Work in Simcoe County virtual job fair.   The event will be hosted on an innovative online career platform connecting you with potential candidates from the comfort of your home or office. You will have the opportunity to showcase your company and directly connect with job seekers via one-one-one text and […]

Tourism Content Creator — Heart of Georgian Bay

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Heart of Georgian Bay is a Destination Marketing Organization for the municipalities of Midland, Penetanguishene, Tay, and Tiny in the northern part of Simcoe County. Our mission is to attract new visitors to the area, entice them to stay longer and encourage them to return again with friends. The Tourism Content Creator will be a […]

Job Opportunity: Manager of Tourism

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The Economic Development Corporation of North Simcoe (EDCNS) is hiring for a MANAGER OF TOURISM for the HEART OF GEORGIAN BAY. Located in the “Heart of Georgian Bay,” the Economic Development Corporation of North Simcoe (EDCNS) is a non-profit agency reporting to a Board of Directors and financially supported by the municipalities of Midland, Penetanguishene, […]

Applications Open for Ontario’s New Skills Development Fund

Applications are now open for the Ontario government’s new two-year $115 million Skills Development Fund. The fund, which will support workers and apprentices, is specifically designed to address the challenges brought on by COVID-19 and help reduce obstacles to hiring, training and retaining while preparing workers for the province’s economic recovery. “When faced with unprecedented […]

Extension of employer application period for Canada Summer Jobs 2021

Ensuring that young people and Canadian employers have the supports they need to succeed and stay strong is key to driving our communities forward as we begin economic recovery. Today, the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, Carla Qualtrough, announced that the employer application period for the 2021 Canada Summer Jobs program is […]

2020 Simcoe and Muskoka Employer Survey

The Simcoe Muskoka Workforce Development Board (SMWDB) is a Not for Profit funded by the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD). As part of our MLTSD operational strategy to gain a better picture of the workforce issues and opportunities within the Simcoe and Muskoka region, we invite you to participate in the following […]

Canada Summer Jobs 2021 Employer Application Process Launches Next Week

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on young Canadians who are trying to find work. Employers also face challenges when recruiting and hiring workers while adapting to the realities of the pandemic. That’s why the Government of Canada continues to take action to provide good job opportunities for youth and to support employers […]