Employment Service

Job Matching and Placements

For customers of all ages who have been identified as benefiting from on the job training, YES Employment Services Job Developers match customer skills and interests with employment opportunities.  This Employment Service component includes  work experience, job trials, and volunteer placements. Training incentives and support for employers is negotiated on a case by case basis. 

Job/Training Retention

Some clients may need the support of additional coaching and mentoring to maintain employment, complete training or make that important next step on their career path.  Through the Job/Training Retention component of Employment Service, YES  makes sure  that clients not only secure employment, but that their employment is long lasting, as well.

Resources and Information (RI)

RI is an open access labour market service for the community that provides information on local training and employment opportunities, community service supports, and occupational and training requirements.  All job seekers and employers are welcome to utilize the office equipment, tools and information available in our Resource Area.  Cutomers are welcome to utilize the Resource Area to conduct an independent job search, clarify their employment plan and career path, and access information to make informed education, training and employment decisions. 

Who can participate?

Employment Service  is available to all employers. For more information,

Thunder Bay Contact:

Dawn Tees


North Shore Communities Contact:

Linda Berube



This Employment Ontario program is funded by the Government of Ontario.


Employment Service Program (pdf download)

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