Category Archives: Work Opportunities

JUNE 2ND: COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT CHOICES HOSTING IN-PERSON JOB EXPO

Join Community Employment Choices on Thursday, June 2nd

between 10:00am – 3:00pm for an

In-Person Drop-in JOB EXPO 

Location: 16 B Second Street, Strathroy

Did you know that 75 percent of resumes are rejected before they reach the hiring manager? Chances are your resume isn’t getting past the applicant tracking system and never be seen by human eyes. WE know how frustrating that can be when you may have sent out 100’s of resumes and received no responses!

Do wish you had a direct connection to employers when job searching? Are you frustrated by all the resumes you send and don’t get a response? How would you like to have support connecting directly with employers and get job search support at the same time?

If so, please drop into Community Employment Choices, at 16 B Second Street, Thursday June 2nd between 10:00am – 3:00pm where you will have the opportunity to be interviewed on the spot for various positions throughout Middlesex County and receive some free job search tips and strategies to help get your resume directly in front of the hiring manager.

Call ahead to 519-245-4500 or email reception@communityemploymentchoices.ca for more information.

Check Out Our Virtual Webinars!

Did you know that you can now access our Workshops from your own home? In the past, Community Employment Choices has provided workshop programming on a monthly basis on a variety of topics including Job Searching, Interviewing, Career Planning and a host of others. We aren’t going to let a pandemic keep us from offering you these awesome opportunities to hear directly from our workshop facilitators. From the comfort of your home, you are now able to access our Zoom Webinars in real time!

Simply go to the Events section of the Work in Middlesex and take a look at the topics offered each month. Registration is Easy – click on the Zoom Registration button and enter your information. A Zoom account is not required.

We’d love to have you join us and are looking forwarding to connecting with you! For further information on our Webinar topics or for any of our Employment Services, give us a call today at 519-245-4500!

And the Hiring Continues!

Friday December 6, 2019 – Community Employment Choices was pleased to host well established Strathroy employer, Bonduelle, in their search for Associates and Material Handlers. Thank you to both Bonduelle representatives as well as the job seekers who came out to speak with Bonduelle’s reps and learn more about their processes and roles.

Job Fairs are just one of the many ways that CEC is able to bring both job seekers as well as employers together. Are you an employer interested in holding a job fair at Community Employment Choices? Please feel free to reach out to Michele Sands, Business Advisor/Job Developer who would be more than happy to discuss how we can assist. Michele can be reached by calling 519-245-4500 ext. 205 or by emailing msands@communityemploymentchoices.ca .

Dashwood Hiring Continues

November 8, 2019 – Friday November 8th was a busy day as Community Employment Choices hosted a job fair for Dashwood Industries in their quest to further fill labour positions in their new facility. As announced in June 2019, Dashwood Industries is making a move after 90+ years in the Centralia area to the newly renovated former Wescast plant in Adelaide Metcalfe. If you are interested in more information about applying to Dashwood Industries, please feel free to call Community Employment Choices at 519-245-4500.