Region of Durham

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Achieving Goals with JSW

Catherine Matriano, a Registered Nurse who was referred to the JSW program by a friend, originally came to Canada as a caregiver in 2014. She is now working in her dream job as an RN. Before coming to Canada from the Philippines, Catherine worked as a Registered Nurse and midwife. It has been her dream … Continue reading

Do You Speak French?

Parlez vous français? Enjoy working with young people? Do you have a university degree and want to get into the education field in Ontario? Some school boards are loosening the teaching requirements for French speaking individuals. A person who is bilingual with a degree might be considered for a teaching position. Connect with us for more information. … Continue reading

Employment Connections

Throughout the pandemic we have been helping employers find the right skilled workers to fulfill their hiring needs; while we assist job seekers connect to employment that meets their employment objectives. Employers; let us assist you with your Human Resources requirements and every aspect of the hiring process. Job seekers; we can help you develop a … Continue reading

Diamond Award Winners

DRUHC has once again won the top award in the category of Employment Agency for the 2020 Reader’s Choice Awards Oshawa/Whitby & Ajax/Pickering! Read Employment E-News – November 2020 – Connecting You to Employers! Image provided by http://www.1COMMUNITY1.ca

Employers Are Looking

Employers are calling our offices looking for skilled experienced workers. We can help connect you with employment. Are you ready? Be prepared to take advantage of upcoming opportunities. Ensure that your resume is current and that your cover letter is targeted. Need help navigating the interview process? We can help you ace your interviews! Contact … Continue reading

Job Search Webinars

Are you looking for employment? Kickstart your career with LinkedIn. Learn about the Canadian Labour Market. Create a résumé and cover letter that gets attention. We can help you with all aspects of your job search! Attend our online Job Search Workshops: Second Career Orientation Part 1 November 12, 2020 – 10:00am Click to Register. … Continue reading

Amazon in Durham Region

Recently, Amazon opened a new Delivery Station in Whitby bringing hundreds of jobs to the Durham Region. They also recently announced the opening of a Fulfillment Centre in Ajax in 2021 which will employ more than 1,000 people. In addition to the 354,000 sq foot Amazon facility in Whitby, a 129 acre site in Ajax … Continue reading

Mentoring Newcomers

Co-founder and CEO of Acreage Inc. and Member of the Region of Durham’s Newcomer Advisory Table, Shaily Srivastava has come a long way since immigrating to Canada nine years ago. Shaily is a passionate believer in using her skills, education, engineering background and technology to solve real world challenges. In addition to her role as … Continue reading

Promise of 1M Jobs

During a televised Throne Speech in September, Prime Minister Trudeau spoke about how the government plans to manage health and economy over the coming months of the pandemic and the plan to stimulate an economic recovery. Through environmentally focused measures and incentives for companies to hire and train workers, the Liberal minority government vowed to … Continue reading

Job Search Workshops

Do you want to learn how to apply for a position as an Ontario Public Service (OPS) Representative? Interested in learning more about the Canadian Labour Market? Do you want to create a résumé and cover letter that gets attention? We can help you with all aspects of your job search! Attend our online Job … Continue reading