Major Telecommunications Hiring – Employment Pre-screening Event – April 30th

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LEC LBS student opening new art store in Scarborough!

Dcross Gran Opening -cFunmi Adeshina, a long time participant in LEC’s Literacy & Basic Skills upgrading programme is celebrating the opening of her brand new art store in Scarborough!

Dcross.org is the name of her store and will feature a full line of original artwork, prints, cards, book marks from artwork. ties, scarves, jewellery, lighting fixtures and much more for interior décor all designed by Funmi!

Dcross.org ‘s  grand opening takes place on Saturday, April 12th from noon to 1:00 pm in Unit 390 at 4438 Sheppard Avenue East.   We wish Funmi great success in her new venture!

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Looking for Trades Equivalency Testing? Contact the Ontario College of Trades.

Ontario College of TradesIf you are a trades person trained in a province outside of Ontario or outside of Canada, effective April 8, 2014 the Ontario College of Trades will be taking over the assessment of credentials from the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges & Universities.

For further information, please visit their website at http://www.collegeoftrades.ca

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Internationally Educated Professionals Conference – April 11th

Are you an Internationally Educated Professional?

The 11th annual “IEP Conference” takes place on Friday, April 11th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St. West in downtown Toronto.

To register, please visit the conference website at http://www.iep.ca

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Trinity Taverna Employment Pre-Screening – March 6th & 13th.

fine_diningLEC Employment Services will be holding two additional employment pre-screening events on March 6th and 13th for Trinity Taverna’s upscale Beaches area location.

This will be a major hiring with 80 to 100 staff expected to be recruited this spring.

Both sessions will be held at 1:00 PM at our office at 15 Gervais Drive in the Don Mills & Eglinton area.  (See Google Map for location).

Trinity Taverna is currently seeking wait staff, bar staff & mixologists, maitre’ds, buspersons and runners, receptionists and hosts with “Smart Serve” certification and three to five years experience.    The ability to speak languages other than English is a definite asset.

They are also seeking Chefs du Jour, Chefs du Soir, food prep staff, line cooks, garde manger staff, fish grillers, meat grillers and dessert staff.    Kitchen staff require a minimum of five years experience.

If you plan to attend, please send a copy of your resume and covering letter in (.doc, .docx or .pdf format) to jobs@laboureducation.org by March 5th for the March 6th session or by March 12th if you are attending the March 13th session.

To register, please complete the Eventbrite registration form below:

(If you are having difficulty with the registration, please call us at (416) 537-6532)

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Major Restaurant Employment Pre-Screening – February 25th

Anonymous_Architetto_--_Come_si_dispongono_le_posateLEC Employment Services will be conducting the first of a series of employment pre-screening events on behalf of Trinity Taverna, a major restaurant located in the Beaches area of Toronto.  Trinity Taverna plans to hire 80 to 100 staff this spring.

The first employment pre-screening will take place on Tuesday, February 25th at 1:00 PM at our offices located at 15 Gervais Drive in the Don Mills & Eglinton area (see Google Map for directions).

Trinity Taverna will be recruiting for the following positions:

  • Experienced wait staff
  • Bar staff & mixologists
  • Maitre d’s
  • Buspersons & runners
  • Receptionist
  • Hosts

Smart Serve certification, and a minimum of 3-5 years experience is required.   Spoken ability in languages other than English is a definite asset.

Trinity Taverna is also looking to fill the following kitchen staff positions.  (All positions require a minimum of 5 years experience)

  • Chef de jour
  • Chef de soir
  • Food preparation staff
  • Line cooks for pans & ovens
  • Garde manger staff
  • Fish grillers
  • Meat grillers
  • Desert staff

UPDATE (February 21st)   Trinity Taverna is looking to fill a number of line/prep cook positions immediately!

If you plan to attend, please send your resume and covering letter to jobs@laboureducation.org  by Monday, February 24th and register on the Eventbrite site using the form below:

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Employment Connections Toronto Hiring Event – February 27th.

Employment Connections TorontoLEC Employment Services is a member of “Employment Connections Toronto”, a new umbrella organization that groups together a dozen employment service agencies in the Greater Toronto Area.

Employment Connections is holding it’s first hiring event on Thursday, February 27th from 10 AM to 2 PM in the Toronto Star building located at 1 Yonge Street on the 3rd floor.    This event will provide a great opportunity for you to meet with numerous employers who are looking to hire.

If you plan to attend please sign up on the Eventbrite website here.   For further information you can e-mail employmentconnectionstoronto@gmail.com

Or, you can download the PDF flyer here.

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Employment Pre-Screening Event – Control Panel Wiring Person – February 6th.

Photo courtesy of Elmschrat, Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Photo courtesy of Elmschrat, Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)

LEC Employment Services will be conducting an employment pre-screening event for Control Panel Wiring Persons on Thursday, February 6th at 1:00 PM. The employer is located in the Etobicoke area of Toronto and is a developer of industrial automation systems.  They are currently attempting to fill eight positions.

Further information on these positions can be obtained by clicking here.

If you plan to attend this event, please e-mail your resume and covering letter as an attachment in .doc, .docx or .pdf format to: jobs@laboureducation.org by February 5th.    As well, please register for the Employment Pre-screening Event on the “Eventbrite” website by completing the online form below.

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Employment Pre-Screening Event – Marsan Foods & RTS Consulting Inc. – January 28th!

markroth8_Conveyor_BeltLEC Employment Services will be conducting an employment pre-screening  event on Tuesday, January 28th at 1:00 pm on behalf of Marsan Foods, a processor of frozen food for the North American market, and RTS Consulting Inc., a developer of automation systems for the manufacturing sector.

Marsan Foods is looking to hire a Millwright Maintenance Technician and a Production/Packaging Supervisor.

RTS Consulting Inc. is looking to hire a Project Manager (Shop Floor Automation),  an Electrical Designer (Automation Division), an Automation Programmer/Designer and a Control Panel Wire Person.

For further information on these positions, please click here.

If you are interested in any of these positions please e-mail your resume and covering letter to jobs@laboureducation.org by Monday, January 27th.

You can register for the Pre-screening event on our Eventbrite page below:

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Happy 2014!

Lemonade_Jo_New_Year_s_ballThe staff of the Labour Education Centre would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a Happy and Prosperous 2014!

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