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Help Wanted in Waterloo Wellington Dufferin


Download your copy of the free 2013 4th Quarter Report HERE


Labour Market Interim Report October 2013


Download your copy of the interim report HERE


Waterloo Region Manufacturing Action Plan 2013

The Waterloo Region Manufacturing Action Plan 2013 has been released. Download your copy HERE.


New Employer Resource

regarding Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Click HERE for more information!


New Reports Released


Waterloo Wellington Dufferin Local Labour Market Snapshot Survey  

May 2013


The Local Labour Market Snapshot is currently under review. Please watch for future developments of this initiative.




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Current Unemployment Rates

-March 2014
(Source Labour Force Survey, Statistics Canada)
Kitchener CMA
Unadjusted - 7.3 %
Adjusted - 6.7 %


Guelph CMA
Unadjusted - 6.5 %
Adjusted - 6.9 %


Economic Region 540 (Waterloo Regional Municipality, Dufferin, Wellington and Simcoe Counties)
Unadjusted - 6.3%






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