Job Placement, Matching and Incentives
PC Works Job Development Team work closely with the employer community to identify recruitment needs and employment opportunities. In partnership with the employer, we identify and match the right candidate with the job opportunity. Based on the skill level, experience and knowledge of the candidate, we then explore options for skills development through work experience or on the job training placement. These monetary incentives are available to businesses that are licensed in Ontario, have current WSIB and liability insurance and comply with all applicable legislation including Human Rights, OHSA, ESA and Federal/Provincial regulations.
Employing Young Talent Incentive (EYTI)
Employment Ontario is committed to supporting Youth Employment, the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development in partnership with Ministry of Economic Development and Growth to implement a new retention incentive to support employers that are hiring Youth. Employers with a maximum of 100 employees at hire are eligible to receive up to $2000 to hire and retain Youth in their company. A minimum average of 20 hours a week is required, exception in hours will be made for youth with disabilities
Canada-Ontario Job Grant
Canada-Ontario Job Grant provides an opportunity for employers to invest in their workforce, with help from the government.
The Job Grant will provide direct financial support to individual employers who wish to purchase training for their employees. It will be available to small, medium and large businesses with a plan to deliver short-term training to existing and new employees.
Benefits of the Canada-Ontario Job Grant (COJG):
- Job sustainability and advancement potential for current employees as a result of newly acquired training/skills
- Supports unemployed individuals through training to fill job vacancies
- Increases job quality supporting permanent, sustainable full-time jobs
- Supports job creation through workforce expansion
- Provides up to $10,000 in Government support for training costs
If you’re an employer with a particular skills demand, the Canada-Ontario Job Grant might be right for you!