Montreal Job and Training Fair

Montreal Job and Training Fair

March 16, 2011 05:40 ET

REMINDER/Montreal Job and Training Fair: Find Jobs Here!

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - March 16, 2011) - The 36th Montreal Job and Training Fair will be held today at the Palais de Congrès de Montréal. Doors open at 10:00 am and entry is free. The biggest event of its kind in Quebec, the fair will host over a hundred businesses looking for committed and skilled workers. The Montreal Job and Training Fair is the top choice for workers seeking jobs or training.

A sequel in Laval 

After the rounding success of the first expo, the Laval Job and Training Fair is back in Laval. The event will take place on March 25 and 26 in the Salle Antoine-Labelle de la Récréathèque.

A hundred exhibitors await you for jobs and training!

It's important to know what you're looking for at the expo, where you'll find many jobs and specialised and continuing training opportunities, as well as employment assistance services. Employment professionals will be on hand to answer your questions.

Major players attending:

Collège April-Fortier, Conseil de développement économique de l'Alberta, Conseil de développement économique des territoires du Nord-Ouest, Corps canadien des Commissionnaires de Montréal, École de Technologie Supérieur (ETS), La ruée vers le nord, McDonald's Restaurants of Canada, Ltd., McGill University, Centre for Continuing Education, Pharmaprix, Provigo Inc., Rona Inc., UQÀM, Ville de Montréal – Service du Capital Humain, YES MONTREAL.

Come prepared to meet recruiters:

This is your chance to make a good impression; think about your strengths and your career goals. Bring several copies of your résumé and letters of recommendation, and dress appropriately: areas are set aside for exhibitors to conduct private interviews.

Check out our job bulletin board: it's a must-see! You'll find job opportunities in the greater Montreal area as well as in other regions and even outside Quebec.

OUR EXHIBITORS AWAIT:

Les Carrières jobWings.com celebrates its 10th anniversary at the expo (www.jobwings.com)

The Montreal company is celebrating 10 years of providing employment assistance services. Since it was founded in 2011, jobWings has published more than 20,000 job opportunities and received more than 50,000 visitors each month. A leading financial and accounting website, jobWings will unveil Recrutech.ca, a new version of its site for engineers and technicians. The site will be renamed Techjobs.ca and will offer users optimized features, as well as a mobile version with an interface specially designed for mobile devices. Now you can check out job opportunities no matter where you are or what device you're using.

The Élexpertise area: for an electrifying future in plugged-in companies!

Élexpertise works to establish cooperation between all public and private participants. Representing employers and employees in the electrical and electronics sector, it strives to identify the industry's needs, bridge the gap, and promote and support development of labor and collaborate.

The Élexpertise area is dedicated to electrical and electronics companies, bringing together various companies such as Nedco, Lumen, Lumec Philips, BBA, Dalsa Semiconducteur, Av-Tech and many others. A note to job-hunters: there are many job opportunities in the Élexpertise area, such as engineers, technicians, electrical engineers, sales representatives, etc.

Camo-route, a major partner

Camo-route is the sectoral policy committee for the road transport industry's workforce in Quebec. It's primary purpose is to identify its industry's needs and to find solutions for management of human resources, training and development to keep the workforce employed. One of its top concerns is the lack of workers in an industry that is full of job opportunities for heavy truck drivers, mechanics, dispatchers, operators, handlers and more.

Agence Hélène Roy: customized jobs and training (www.agenceheleneroy.com)

A training body certified by the Commission des partenaires du marché du travail (CPMT), Agence Hélène Roy requires its trainers to use pedagogical and adult education skills extensively. The Agency focuses on three major sectors: replacement of personnel, on-the-job training and recruitment. A specialist in human resources, it has been proudly helping companies for 25 years. The agency cares deeply about people, so it offers a wide variety of career opportunities.

At the expo, the Agency will introduce visitors to speaker Éric Bon, who has been a consultant and trainer for 15 years. Known for his dynamism and popularisation, he works in the fields of communication, sales and training.
The title of the conference is "Langage et perception comme unique en affaire" [Language and Perception as a Unique Business].

La Tête de l'emploi: an effective recruitment tool (www.emploiformation.com)

La Tête de l'emploi is a publication entirely dedicated to employment, training and entrepreneurship. Many companies use it as a recruitment and marketing tool. The publication allows you to feature your company or services and post job openings. La Tête de l'emploi prints 45,000 copies and also has an electronic version (10,000 subscribers). It is available for free at more than 500 locations in Montreal, Montérégie and Laval.

The Montreal Job and Training Fair
March 16 and 17 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal
We'll be waiting!

The latest edition of the report on Employment in Quebec provides information each month on the changes in employment, the active population and unemployment. It includes information by region, industry and profession, as well as comparisons between Canada and Ontario. Check out the latest edition by clicking here: http://emploiquebec.net/imt/emploi-au-quebec.asp

DATA SHEET

Name: 36th Montreal Job and Training Fair
   
Place: Palais des congrès de Montréal
  159, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, Salle 220 D-E
  Metro Place-d'Armes
   
Time: Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 10 am to 7 pm
  Thursday, March 17, 2011, 10 am to 6 pm
   
  Free admission for visitors
   
Organizer: Expoz Inc.
  Maud Allard, president
  110, rue de la Barre, Suite 225
  Longueuil (Québec) J4K 1A3
  Phone: 450 651-7407
  Fax: 450-651-2355
  E-mail: info@emploiformation.com
   
Website: http://www.emploiformation.com/

Contact Information

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    Louise Dugas
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