Connecting people and employers

Halton’s commitment to attracting and retaining jobs, helping job seekers find work and employers find employees is demonstrated through the success of our Employment Halton offices.

Employment HaltonJob Fair offices in Oakville and Milton offer a comprehensive range of programs and services to more than 8,000 job seekers and 200 employers every year. Employment Halton also provides a variety of services to employers in Halton to support their recruitment efforts and help fill more than 250 positions every year.

As a service provider for the provincial Employment Ontario programs, Halton Region is part of a network that is committed to providing accessible, customer-focused and integrated services so that the experience for individuals using the system is seamless.  Employment Ontario programs include apprenticeship opportunities and programs such as Second Career which provides financial assistance to participants as they retrain for a new career.

Need help getting a career?  Want assistance attracting the right employee?  Our employment resource centre, free online job posting board, and job fairs can help you build a presence in Halton.  The next job fair is coming up on October 20 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Burlington Convention Centre.

If you are looking for a job, interested in a new career or you are an employer in Halton who wants to learn more about what we can do for you, visit or dial 311.

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