offers a robust suite of free resources and services to employers in Ontario’s food and beverage processing industry. These include Job Ready skills training and onboarding services for new hires; free job fair hosting; and, wage subsidies of up to $7,500 for employers hiring students through Work Integrated Learning (WIL).
Grow your business through CareersNOW! Employer
Employers in Ontario’s food and beverage processing sector already know that they are a vital and essential link in the food supply chain.
However, by 2025 it is estimated that there will be an employment gap of about 25,000 workers.
CareersNOW! Employer is here to support the industry by providing free access to training for new hires, funding for WIL placements, hosting for job fairs and increasing visibility to Ontario’s processor companies.
Getting started is easy…
Create your free CareersNOW! Employer account
CareersNOW! Employer provides employers with access to free new hire training, free job posting portal, free job fair hosting, and access to wage subsidies of up to $7,500 for WIL placements through the CareersNOW! Employer portal.
Employers can access these features by logging in with their social media account or by creating a new account.
Explore resources and tools
Employers can access myriad of business building tools including wage subsidies for hiring students in a WIL program, posting job opportunities to thousands of qualified job seekers, or delivering high quality training to new hires.
Register now. It’s free.
Find employees. Train employees.
In addition to the business building features at CareersNOW! Employer, Food and Beverage Ontario is also delivering free job fairs and training for new hires, tailored to suit the needs of producers of all sizes.
Host your own virtual job fair
Food and Beverage Ontario is providing employers with access to free virtual job fairs that attract hundreds of qualified candidates.
Free training and onboarding of new hires.
Food and Beverage Ontario has partnered with Food Processing Skills Canada to provide your new hires with free Job Ready skills training that includes 14 micro-credentials that can be used at your discretion.
CareersNOW! is delivered by Food and Beverage Ontario, the leadership voice for the province’s 4,000 food and beverage processing businesses. We are the province’s largest manufacturing sector employer!