Site: Kitchener

Service: Ontario Employment Services

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Organization Details
Alternate Name Canada-Ontario Job Grant ; COJG ; CV19 ; Employment Ontario ; Job Connect ; Second Career
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Description & Services
Description (Service) Comprehensive employment and job search services * assessment of skills, interests and experience * job search strategies, including resume preparation * information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities * on-the-job training, work experience * help in maintaining employment * information and referral to other employment and community services

Second Career Program -- skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

Services for employers -- help in identifying human resource skills requirements * matching of workplace needs to workers' skills, capabilities, interests and experience * support for developing on-the-job training plans and monitoring of placements to support retention

Canada-Ontario Job Grant -- financial support for individual employers to purchase training for their employees * available to small, medium and large businesses planning to deliver short-term training for existing or new employee
Hours Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Extended hours: Wed 8:30 am-7 pm
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up Self-service information and resources -- anyone, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (such as supported job search, job matching and placement, job retention services) -- people who are unemployed and out of school
Application Call or drop in * for general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario contact centre at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Business Financing ; Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Human Resources Management Support ; Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Laid Off Workers
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-576-2681
Toll Free Phone 1-800-361-4642
Primary Contact Tim Callan, Team Leader; Email:
Address and Location Information
Public Comments During the temporary office closure due to COVID-19, all services (including live interaction with staff) may be accessed in the following ways: 
* call Customer Care Centre 1-800-361-4642 
* contact the local Agilec office by phone or e-mail 
* access the Online Resource Centre or website
Located In Community Kitchener
Address & Map
385 Fairway Rd S, Unit 205
Kitchener, ON N2C 2N9
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Intersection Fairway Rd. and Wilson Ave.
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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