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This free meetup we will examine the status of manufacturing in our community, and review which industries/sectors are active in our community, which may be growing, and the associated labour market considerations and opportunities.
Don’t miss this special opportunity to learn about and discuss our manufacturing environment with local leaders from Economic Development, Business Development and Workforce Planning. Guest will include Carol Simpson from the Workforce Planning Board, Maria Suarez from Waterloo EDC and Valerie Bradford, Business Development Officer with the City of Kitchener
Find out details on the over 86,000 businesses in Waterloo Wellington Dufferin. The Business Count Information for June 2018 to December 2018 has been released.
Job Title: Project Assistant (3 month contract)
Applicants must be between 15 and 30 years old.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Primary role is assisting the existing project officer with current projects under development including Manufacturing Day. Engage employers or other organizations through presentations about current projects. Compile data, statistics and other information as required. Report on project deliverables including issues encountered. Participate in marketing development and promotion of projects. Assist with administrative duties for projects.
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