Job Opportunities

At the time this article was written, OFE had 105 active job leads in the following sectors: Call Center Customer Service, Health Services, Manufacturing/Production, and Retail/Hospitality.

OFE’s Employer Liaisons work hard to connect participants directly to the job. Part of their work involves finding hidden job leads, which are positions that may not get advertised and might only be found through a network.

Below is a glimpse of what’s currently available. If any of them interest you or if you want to know what else is out there, talk to your Employment Consultant. They’ll make sure that:

You understand the position’s tasks and requirements
You’re the right fit for the position and employer
You have all the tools you need to apply

Now onto the job leads!

Position: Warehouse Personnel
Number of openings in this sector: 10+

Company Highlights:
Hires diversely and tries to accommodate various skill levels and experiences
Committed to providing fresh, high quality products and superior delivery and customer service
Promotes recycling to ensure safe and healthy communities 

Requirements:
Good attention to detail and critical thinking skills
Proven ability to be reliable and punctual
Able to lift and maneuver objects weighing a minimum of 25lbs (12kgs)
Able to read, use and understand standard and metric measuring devices

Position: Sewing Machine Operators
Number of openings in this sector: 25

Company Highlights:
Free training for non-experienced Sewing Machine Operators
Productivity bonus and comprehensive benefits package
Opportunities for professional growth

Requirements:
Physically able to sit for 8 hours a day
Able to lift and maneuver objects weighing up to 25lbs (12kgs)
Able to start work at 7 AM, Mon – Fri

Position: Direct Support Workers
Number of openings in this sector: 36

Company Highlights:
Aims to provide holistic, person-centered supports for their clients
Aims to have barrier-free acceptance and opportunity for their clients and employees
Values respect, personal growth, advocacy, relationships, integrity and inclusion
Different locations around the city

Requirements:
Willingness to help those most vulnerable during the pandemic
Demonstrated ability to assist vulnerable people in achieving personal outcomes
CLB 6 or minimum Grade 10 education
Clear Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector check
Driver’s license and access to a vehicle an asset