Hiring

Recruitment

Employment Ontario

Employment Ontario

Employment Ontario can help employers find the talent they need. Get help posting your positions, collecting and screening applications and conducting interviews. Applicants can access Health and Safety, WHMIS and various other training opportunities. The Find Employment & Training Services website can connect you with a local service provider who offers the tools you need.

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Job Bank

Job Bank

Advertise your job for free on Job Bank and receive maximum exposure through several job search platforms across Canada.

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Hiring Grants and Subsidies

Employment Ontario

Employment Ontario Hiring and Training Incentives for Employers

Take advantage of funding, programs and federal tax incentives to help hire and train employees for your business, not-for-profit or public-sector organization.

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Queen's Career Apprenticeship: Kingston

Queen's Career Apprenticeship: Kingston

Queen's Career Apprenticeship: Kingston is an innovative program, which connects new graduates from the humanities and social science disciplines within the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University with a Kingston employer. Employers who find the right fit through the program and commit to a 12-month contract, are reimbursed for 4 months of the gross salary to a maximum of $4,000 per month.

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International Grad Internship

Receive up to $3000 as a wage subsidy when hiring a recent International post-secondary graduate. Through this initiative, local employers can access top talent in Kingston, a global perspective on their profession, and the opportunity to develop inclusive workplace competencies.

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Mitacs

In partnership with Mitacs, Smith School of Business is participating in the Business Strategy Internship (BSI) program. This program supports graduate and undergraduate students in undertaking a strategy project with a business or not-for-profit to help restore or modify their business operations disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Students complete a supervised project as a 16-week paid internship during which they gain valuable experience while the organization benefits from the strategic work accomplished.

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CareerStart

This is a Federally funded program to support local employers for new grads (within 3 years) in Kingston and surrounding areas. This program offers 16 weeks subsidy at $16 x 28 hours = $7168. In addition we offer training monies for upskilling and supports for other costs throughout the 16 weeks of onboarding your new hire. This is a fantastic program for all parties involved. 

Contact Nancy McGarvie to learn more

Workshops + EventsView All

Apr 22

Presentation and moderated discussion on consumer demand for South Eastern Ontario vacation experiences and likely market profile based on Twenty31’s latest consumer research st

Apr 27

Learn how to create, produce, and market a podcast for your brand.

Apr 27

Networking: Join us for a free, fun, and informal networking event!!

Apr 29

Starting a small business? Learn how Kingston Economic Development can help!

Apr 29

Join us April 29th as Startup Grind presents An Intimate Look at Female Entrepreneurship in Patriarchal Industries.

Apr 30

The World Trade Centre Toronto, in partnership with the Kingston Economic Development Corporation are pleased to host a new Trade Accelerator Program (TAP) cohort beginning on M