Community Career & Employment Services can provide job seekers with local labour market information that can assist individuals to make informed decisions about careers, education, employment, and business plans.

The labour market in Norfolk County changes throughout the course of the year – mainly due to the change in seasonal opportunities. Spring and summer tend to bring an increase in agricultural positions, landscaping and construction jobs as well as openings in the hospitality industry (i.e. restaurant, retail). Some of these positions will continue year-round whereas others are deemed to be seasonal and ending in late October/early November.

The average wage for positions of this type fall between $10.25/hour and $13.00/hour.

For more information about the labour market in Ontario and in Canada, please visit the following:

 

Drop-in Services  Description 
Fax Machine/ E-Mail / Internet / Computers / Printers / Photocopier Free services available for your job search. Wi-fi available in resource area. 
Job Application Assistance Receive assistance with understanding and completing application forms. 
Job Board and Application Centre Access to current job postings which may not be advertised publicly. Local employer applications (also posted on Facebook.com/FanshaweCCES). 
Job Search Assistance Resource Centre assistance available to assist with resumes/or cover letter, job search and interview tips. Computers and printers available on a walk in basis. 
Voice Mail Free voice mail service to assist you with your job search. Obtain a mailbox number for your resume and leave a personalized message (lasts 3 months with opportunity for extension) .