We also hold workshops that provide
an in-depth look at topics of interest to job seekers. Presented by Job
Junction staff, as well as experienced and qualified guests from business
and government agencies, these workshops enable you to learn and ask
questions in an informal, welcoming atmosphere.
Case Management Services
Case Management is a free service supporting unemployed
persons in their job search. Employment related services that may be
available to you include employment counselling, career decision-making,
job search strategies, assessment of employment needs, and provision
of labour market information.
We also provide information and assistance regarding Employment
programs such as Skills Development, Job Creation Partnerships, Targeted
Wage Subsidies, and Self-Employment Benefits.
The library is full of books, articles, career exploration
software, and CD ROM's on job markets and job search skills such as interviews
resumes. With information that is current, relevant and easy to read,
this is one library that won't put you to sleep. Ask one of the staff
to help you find exactly what you're looking for.
Job Search Resources
At Job Junction, you can take advantage of various job search tools
including newspapers, online job search web sites, a job board and information
on accessing the hidden job market.
Office Supplies and Equipment
Computers, Internet, Email
There are 23 computers available for use at Job Junction. You can search
online job sites, research employers, create and email resumes, and access
information about effective job search tools. If you have difficulty
using computers, the staff at Job Junction will show you
how to take advantage of the technology to perform an efficient and effective
Phone and Fax
Communicating with potential employers is a key part of your job search.
Job Junction provides phone service so that you are able to call employers
and inquire about job opportunities and interview schedules. Access to
fax machines enable you to send and receive documents like your resume
or job application.
You will hand out a lot of resumes in your job search. And it's important
to fine-tune your resume to highlight different skills and experience
for different jobs. Job Junction provides free photocopiers to
make this process faster and more convenient.
In some cases, employers may not be able to meet with you in their own
facilities. Job Junction is happy to provide a quiet, professional
meeting room where you can talk comfortably with potential employers.
If you don't have a phone, or a reliable way of receiving messages,
the staff at Job Junction will set up a confidential message mailbox
for you in our phone system.
Services for Employers
- A fully equipped seminar room for workshops, information sessions
and mini job fairs
- If you do not have an office in the area you can use our boardroom
to screen potential employees
- We can post employment and career related information on our website
if you have a special event coming up.
- We can also post your active job opportunities on our internal and
online job boards; refer to our job posting process