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LEITI PROGRAM


Linking Newcomers to the Labour Market in the Quinte Region

The LEITI (Labour and Economic Integration Through Immigration) program is a collaborative effort funded by the Government of Ontario and developed by QUIS, in partnership with the Centre for Workforce Development (CFWD), and the Bay of Quinte Regional Marketing Board, as well as the Municipality of Quinte West, the City of Belleville, the Quinte Manufacturers Association, and Hastings County, designed to match skilled newcomers residing in the Quinte region and the larger cities of Ontario with local industries facing labour shortages in the Quinte region.


In addition, LEITI looks to connect newcomers interested in starting up a business in the Quinte Region with business opportunities or Entrepreneurship organizations.


If you are a newcomer living inside or outside of the Quinte Region and have an interest in working and living here, our Labour and Economic Integration Through Immigration program will be beneficial for you.


The Quinte Region

The Quinte region is located within the Economic Region 3515 Kingston-Pembroke. The region encompasses several communities, including Belleville, Quinte West and Prince Edward County as interdependent communities, bound together by a common history and shared economy.


To learn more about the Quinte Region visit the following links:

Bay of Quinte Tourism

Bay of Quinte Immigration Portal

City of Belleville

City of Quinte West

Matching your skills through LEITI:

Economic growth continues to be strong in the Quinte region. According to a manufacturing labour study that the Quinte Economic Development Commission conducted for the Bay of Quinte region in 2017, local manufacturers continue to require new workers and, in many cases, are finding it difficult to find workers to fill available positions including entry level positions to skilled trades and other positions. The COVID-19 pandemic increased the need for local businesses and manufacturing to find qualified individuals to support their efforts to recover. This represents an opportunity for newcomers’ who are willing to work and live in the region.

 

We can help you:

We connect people looking for work with local employers looking for workers. As part of our process we assess newcomers’ skills and share information about employers from the region. We seek to match your skills, provide you with helpful referrals and put you in contact with local employment counsellors or employers, depending on your needs. We are interested in accompanying you throughout the whole process, so we also consider follow ups as part of our service.

 

Entrepreneurs:

If you are thinking on starting or relocating your business to the Quinte Region our Labour and Economic Integration Through Immigration (LEITI) program will be beneficial for you.


Job Seekers

Industries are looking to hire in the Quinte Region

If you are interested in knowing more about employment opportunities and industries hiring in the region the following information might be useful:

 

Major Industrial Employers in Belleville

Major Industrial Employers in Quinte West

Physician Recruitment Program Prince Edward County

Physician Recruitment Program Hastings County

Doctor Recruitment Program Belleville


QUIS STEP (Skills Training Employment) Program:

National Occupational Classification (NOC) Code Information

The government of Canada has created a classification system for almost all jobs in Canada in which occupations are given numbers (or codes). This system is called the National Occupational Classification (NOC). The NOC code of occupation can be important to know if you are trying to go through an immigration process in Canada. Please see the links below to find the NOC code of an occupation: 

https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/immigrate-canada/express-entry/eligibility/find-national-occupation-code.html

https://noc.esdc.gc.ca/

WHO IS HIRING:

FEATURED JOBS

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Manufacturing General Labourer/Operator

Durabla Canada Ltd., Belleville, ON

**** A $500 retention incentive awarded at 90 days

of employment ****.

At Durabla Canada Ltd, we are personally committed to meet, and driven to exceed our customers’ expectations. Each employee embraces the responsibility and authority to produce products to defined specifications and customer requirements. We are a leading manufacturer of compressed gasket sheeting, compression molding, lathe cut gaskets and rubber rollers. We are currently looking for candidates to fulfill a general labourer/operator position.

Qualification Required

The ideal candidate should be able to work with minimum supervision and have excellent time management skills while paying

attention to details. The selected individual will be responsible for supporting the gasket manufacturing business by helping with general manufacturing requirements such as mixing and weighing up batches, grinding rubber, using industry specific manufacturing equipment and other duties as

required. Experience is an asset; however, the selected candidate can be trained.

General Requirements:

– High School Diploma (preferred)

– High level of mechanical aptitude

– Excellent work ethic

– Basic math skills

– Must pass police background check

– Must abide by all health and Safety Rules and

have demonstrated commitment to good housekeeping/organizational practices.

– Maintain good working relationships with others.

– Strive for continuous improvement in all aspects

of the work environment.

  

No remote work.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00-$20.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations: Provincial guidelines are being implemented and followed.

To apply, please contact infowork@quinteimmigration.ca

Boat Assembly Repairer, Fibreglass

Loyalist Cove Marina, Bath, ON

Specific Skills: Repair boats; Mark defects to be repaired; Make minor adjustments and repairs; Install trims, rudders, seats, engine mounts and other accessories; Trimming and sanding plastic or fiber glass parts; Caulk decks and hulls

Coating/Application Specialization: Fibre glassing

Type of Materials: Wood; Metal; Fibreglass

Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

 Weigh Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Qualification Required: 3 years to less than 5 years

Hourly Wage: $25.00 to $35.00

 

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via email brendan@loyalistcovemarina.com also add the job title in the subject line of the email.

2 CPA Students (enrolled or intending to enrol)

Welch LLP, Trenton (Quinte West) OR Napanee ON

Job Duties:

  • Preparation of working paper files (audits, reviews, compilations); financial statements and notes; tax returns
  • Assist in the planning,organizing and controlling of these engagements to meet deadlines including the effective and efficient wrap-up of the engagement. Recognize problems, analyze and propose sound alternatives and conclusions
  • Understand client’s business and their needs

 

Qualification Required: 

  • University degree in Commerce, Accounting or Finance
  • Currently enrolled in the CPA programme or intending to enrol in the CPA programme
  • Some work experience in accounting or public accounting would be an asset
  • Strong communication skills, both oral & written
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to plan,organize, manage conflicting deadlines, and set priorities
  • Ability to develop and maintain good relationships with clients
  • Ability to recognize and analyze problems, propose sound alternatives and conclusions
  • Experience managing a variety of responsibilities in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate flexibility and adaptability in an ever-changing environment
  • Proficiency with computers and working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • General business knowledge
  • Interest in business development
  • Access to a vehicle is a necessity; must be willing to travel from the office (to clients or other offices) on occasion
  • Willing to work in either Trenton or Napanee, Ontario.
  • Ability to work overtime as needed to accommodate client needs.

 

Additional information: As a CPA Student within the Trenton or Napanee office, you will take a hands-on role in all aspects of client service including involvement in audit, review and notice to reader engagements as well as the preparation of corporate, personal, and trust tax returns. You will work closely with all members of your team including senior staff accountants and the partner. You will have an opportunity to work in an environment that builds on the strengths of every employee and promotes their professional and personal development. This position will appeal to an individual who wants to pursue a CPA designation with the intention of working in the public accounting sector. Current enrollment in the CPA programme or enrolling in the CPA programme will be an asset. The client base includes a variety of owner-managed incorporated and self-employment businesses, local government, agriculture, and not for profit sectors.

 

If you are interested in a great career opportunity with a growing, flexible and dynamic organization, please apply by sending your cover letter

and resume, to careers@welch.on.ca with subject line “CPA Student – Trenton or CPA Student – Napanee ”.

MANAGER OF OFFICE OPERATIONS AND SPECIAL PROJECTS

Prince Edward County (PEC) Chamber of Commerce, ON

Job Duties:

  • Administration of the day-to-day operations of the PEC Chamber main office and tourism information.
  • Manages reception / information area and tends to visitors. Provides “front office” business and information services to PEC Chamber members, visitors, and travellers to Prince Edward County.
  • Manage the Chamber’s day-to-day financial transactions, authorizations, and bookkeeping.
  • Maintain member accounts; record and respond to daily inquiries (telephone, online, etc.); prepare and mail information packages, office mailings and post office box pick-up and banking deposits.
  • Lead on the execution of special projects as assigned.
  • Assist in promoting and enhancing the PEC Chamber’s role as the “Voice of Business” in the County.
  • Assist with applications for funding and manage reporting of funds received.
  • Keep the Director informed on pertinent calls or information.
  • Ensure the office will be open to the public at the stated hours of operation.
  • Maintain current up-to-date knowledge of PEC Chamber businesses.
  • Assist in organizing approved functions, meetings and events including the PEC Chamber’s AGM.
  • Represent the PEC Chamber as appropriate at various functions and participate in chamber events.
  • Assist in member recruitment and retention.
  • Assist with communications and delivery of member services.
  • All other duties as assigned.

 

Qualification Required

  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational, writing and leadership skills
  • Basic accounting background is preferred
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications and relevant technology/CRM systems, knowledge of Zoho an asset
  • Project experience would be considered an asset
  • Strong business acumen
  • Passionate about making a difference in our community

 

Salary: $32,000- $45,000, optional health benefits, 4 weeks’ vacation

Duration:Full-Time, permanent position

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly forward your resumes and cover letter to infowork@quinteimmigration.ca. Expressions of interest including career profiles will be accepted until March 11, 2022, at 4:00 p.m


Residential Cook Position

Paths of Courage Healing & Retreat Centre, Prince Edward County

Job Duties:

  • In keeping with the well-established vision and values of our feminist organization, in this position you will provide all culinary duties during the 12 scheduled one-week residential retreats per year.
  • You will be responsible for healthy menu planning, grocery lists, preparation, and cooking of all food items, portioning and serving food, washing, and cleaning kitchen equipment, utensils and designated cooking/workstations and overall cleanliness of the kitchen. 
  • This position runs from Monday to Friday during the weeks of the pre- scheduled Retreats, 12 times per year between the months of February and November. You will be responsible for daily/weekly menu planning, breakfast service, lunch service, dinner service and three healthy snacks per day.

 

Qualification Required

  • Diploma in Culinary Management or Culinary Arts
  • Experience is necessary
  • Solid working knowledge of safe food handling and sanitation standards
  • Safe Food Handling certificate
  • Highly organized and creative
  • Understanding of vegetarian and vegan cooking options and food allergy issues/concerns
  • Ability to work independently and on a strict timeline
  • Ability to follow the established food budget
  • Maintain a positive and professional environment with current staff and all Program participants
  • Experience working with vulnerable persons
  • First Aid is an asset
  • Current Police check with Vulnerable sector check
  • Valid driver’s licence, insurance and use of your own vehicle is required
  • Adherence to all Occupational H&S Legislation in the workplace

 If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via email sallyf@sacqd.com

Hotel Housekeeper- Part Time Position

Wellington Willows Boutique Bed & Breakfast, Wellington, ON

Job Duties:

  • Clean and tidy up guest rooms, hallways, common areas, etc.
  • Dust and polish various surfaces and furniture
  • Vacuum, sweep, and mop floors
  • Empty trash bins
  • Change linens and towels and replace toiletries
  • Report any issues that require maintenance
  • Basic knowledge of cleaning equipment and supplies

Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or experience

Qualification Required: We are seeking a diligent Housekeeper who will keep our beautiful B&B looking its absolute best. Candidates with prior cleaning experience are preferred, but we are willing to train hardworking people who are team players. The following would be assets to doing a great job:

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Time-management skills

Hourly Wage: $20 – $25

Additional information: Mandatory proof for COVID 19 Vaccination (dependant on Provincial requirements), flexible hours and tips go directly to staff. If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via email infowork@quinteimmigration.ca also add the job title in the subject line of the email.


INDUSTRIAL SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR

Trulife Limited, Trenton ON

Job Duties:

  • Work with a team to sew mastectomy bras, breast form covers, wheelchair cushion covers etc.
  • Attention to detail.

Qualification Required: Industrial sewing machine experience

Hourly Wage: $15 initially, $15.50 (after 3 months), $16 (after 6 months)

Benefits: Dental,vision and extended medical.

Training Provided: Yes

Additional information: Only full-time positions available.

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via email infowork@quinteimmigration.ca and also add the job title in the subject line of the email.


PRODUCTION OPERATOR

JBS Foods Ontario Inc., Belleville ON

Job Duties:

  • Transport raw material from warehouse to production floor for further processing
  • Measure and dump raw material ingredients into processing equipment for blending and mixing
  • Work closely with production team to understand and ensure product quality and specifications are met as per JBS food safety and quality standards
  • Sort and tray finished product for packaging, wrapping and labeling.
  • Work closely with QC to understand and ensure customer specifications are met with regards to traying, wrapping and presentation, labeling, pricing and packaging.
  • Monitor and identify critical control points and take action and/or advise Supervisor on issues that may impact food safety and quality
  • Clearly understand how to operate production equipment safely in order to complete daily tasks
  • Pack finished product to pallets for transport to material handling warehouse
  • Understand emergency shut down procedures including identifying all emergency shut down switches on all processing equipment
  • Understand and monitor processing equipment and make minor adjustments as necessary while reporting mechanical problems to team leader/supervisor
  • Ensure processing equipment and production area is clean and sanitized daily
  • Understand and apply food safety principles as per Good Manufacturing Processes (GMP) recognizing that “Quality is Everyone’s job 1’ and demonstrates that understanding through action and words

Education: High School Diploma (preferred)

Qualification Required

  • 1 to less than 7-month full time work experience in a physically demanding job, similar to the food processing industry
  • Working knowledge of production equipment
  • Willingness to take the time to learn the proper, safe way to perform any task
  • Ability to understand and apply safe work practices and principles
  • A ‘safety first’ attitude       
  • Motivated with core values of ownership,accountability and determination
  • Basic English skills
  • Ability to lift up to 23 KG

Hourly Wage: $17.00 – $21.07

Benefits: Group benefits and pension

Training Provided: Yes

Additional Information: Part time and full-time positions are available

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via email infowork@quinteimmigration.ca and also add the job title in the subject line of the email.

CUSTOMER RELATIONS ASSOCIATE

HGS, Belleville ON

Job Duties:

  • Full time work from home position requiring customer service or sales skills.  
  • Taking inbound calls from telecommunication customer.
  • Patiently dealing with customers regarding cell phone, internet, cable, home phone services – billing issues, data overages and hardware upgrades complaints.

Qualification Required: Customer service skills, computer skills and need to work in fast paced environment.

Hourly Wage: $15.80 during training and $16.00 in production

Benefits: Medical and Dental – after 90 day probation

Training Provided: Yes

Additional Information: Hours of Operation 7am until 12am EST – Requires full availability for all shifts.

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via WWW.JOINHGS.COM

CREW MEMBER

Wendy’s Restaurant, Belleville & Trenton

Job Duties:

  • Crew employees provide a level of customer service that exceeds our customer’s expectations.
  • Makes and serves great-tasting products in a friendly and courteous environment every single day.
  • Greet each guest with a smile and a warm welcome.
  • Work well in a team environment to get things done collectively.
  • Ability to learn and apply policies and procedures
  • Ability to react to change productively and handle other tasks assigned.
  • Ability to complete all applicable training programs

Qualification Required: Effective Customer service, Friendly, outgoing and team player.

Hourly Wage: $14.35

Training Provided:Yes

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly email infowork@quinteimmigration.ca

SUPERVISOR

Wendy’s Restaurant, Belleville & Trenton

Job Duties:

  • Supervise and co-ordinate activities of staff who prepare and portion food
  • Prepare and submit reports
  •  Maintain records of stock, repairs, sales and wastage
  • Establish work schedules
  • Estimate and order ingredients and supplies
  • Ensure food service and quality control
  • Address customers’ complaints or concerns
  • Train staff in job duties, sanitation and safety procedures

Qualification Required: Effective interpersonal skills, flexibility, team player, excellent oral communication, client focus and ability to supervise 5-10 people.

Hourly Wage: $16.00- $17.50 (Negotiable)

Training Provided:Yes

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly email to infowork@quinteimmigration.ca


Executive Housekeeping

Grail Springs Retreat Centre for Wellbeing, Bancroft ON

Job Duties:

  • Cleaning, changing linen and making up guests’ room.
  • Dusting, sweeping, vacuuming, and mopping the floors.
  • Pick up debris and empty trash containers.
  • Washing, drying and folding of linens.
  • Cleaning of facility and making sure the appearance is exceeding guest’s expectations.

Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Qualification Required: Excellent customer service skills, attention to detail

Hourly Wage: $16.00 – $16.50

Training Provided: Yes

Additional information: Mandatory proof for COVID 19 Vaccination

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via email jobs@grailsprings.com also add the job title in the subject line of the email.


Esthetician

Grail Springs Retreat Centre for Wellbeing, Bancroft ON

Job Duties: At Grail Springs we offer a variety of services to our clients. These services include body wraps, body scrubs, facials, hair and scalp, reflexology and massage therapy. You are responsible for the cleanliness of the room, changing linens, etc. as per the resort and department of health policies.

Qualification Required: Customer service skills are very important for the communications between therapist and client. Previous work experience required.

Hourly Wage: Depends on skill set

Training Provided: Yes

Additional information: Mandatory proof for COVID 19 Vaccination

If you are interested and qualify for the job, kindly apply via email jobs@grailsprings.com also add the job title in the subject line of the email.


QUINTE WEST / TRENTON


City of Quinte West- Job Board

Bay of Quinte Tourism- Job Board

WOW- Job Board Quinte West

Indeed- Job Board Trenton

Indeed- Job Board Quinte West

Job Bank- Job Board Trenton

BELLEVILLE


City of Belleville – Job Board

Bay of Quinte Tourism – Job Board

WOW Belleville – Job Board

Monster – Job Board Belleville

Indeed – Belleville Job Board

Job Bank – Belleville Job Board

PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY


HASTINGS COUNTY


For further information contact LEITI by phone, email or complete the form below:

Email: infowork@quinteimmigration.ca

Phone: 613-968-7723 ext 0

Fax: 613-968-2597

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