Ontario Employment Services

Comprehensive employment and job search services offered throughout Hamilton. Contact the specific site for details. 

Offering:

  • 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 employees

Sunday:
Closed

Monday:
8:30-16:30

Tuesday:
8:30-16:30

Wednesday:
8:30-16:30

Thursday:
8:30-16:30

Friday:
8:30-16:30

Saturday:
Closed

Work: 905-870-3631 (Text only line)
Toll-Free Number: 1-800-387-5656
TTY Number: 1-866-533-6339
Website: employmentoptions.ca Website: www.goodwillonline.ca Website: www.mohawkcollege.ca Website: www.ymcahbb.ca
Eligibility

Self-service information and resources - people with jobs, those who are unemployed or under-employed, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals, employers

Assisted services (support with job searching, job matching, placement, and retention services - people who are unemployed and out of school

Areas Served
Hamilton
Fees
Fee
None
Languages
English
French
Application Instructions

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 the website.

Last Full Update
March 4, 2021