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Northwest Employment Works
Employment Resource Services, Dryden Office

Operates a community information resource centre where anyone seeking employment and/or training can access services
Job Seekers: Provides the following for job seekers:
  • Assessment of skills and experience
  • Information about different careers and occupations
  • Local labour market, employment, and training opportunities
  • Information about all Employment Ontario programs and services
  • Referral to other community services
  • Resum√© preparation assistance
  • Intensive assistance and support to prepare for employment
  • On-the-job training and/or work experience support
Employers: Offers the following services to employers:
  • Posts employment opportunities
  • Identifies human resource skill requirements
  • Matches position and workplace requirements to a participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience
  • Information on financial incentives to offset some of the costs of providing on-the-job training and work experience
Hours of Operation
Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-6 pm
  • Anyone can access the self-service information and resources provided by our service partners, including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals and employers
  • Intensive assisted services such as personalized job search, job matching and placement, and job retention services are for people who are unemployed and out of school

Age Requirements: Ages: 15 year(s) and up;
Application Process
  • Call or drop in
  • Personalized job search, job matching and placement, and job retention services require an assessment with Employment Advisor
Note: For general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario hotline at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit;
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Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
November 5, 2019

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