Orangeville and Area Job Fair to highlight local job opportunities 

October 5, 2023   ·   0 Comments

The Town of Orangeville invites job seekers and commuters to explore local employment opportunities at the Orangeville & Area Job Fair on Tuesday, October 17.  

Hosted by the Town’s Economic Development & Culture office, the event supports local hiring efforts and showcases the variety of positions available in Dufferin County. 

More than 20 local employers will attend the job fair and will be recruiting for permanent full-time and part-time positions. Key industries represented will include manufacturing, health care, social services, retail, and food service.  A full list of participating employers can be found at  

“There are excellent employment opportunities available right here in our community,” says Councillor Joe Andrews, Chair of the Economic Development and Culture Committee. “Finding qualified, local candidates is a priority for many area businesses and this job fair is an opportunity for job seekers and employers to connect.” 

The Orangeville & Area Job Fair will take place at the Orangeville Best Western Plus Inn & Suites on Tuesday, October 17, 2023, from 3 to 7 p.m. Job seekers are encouraged to dress professionally, bring resumes, and be prepared for on-the-spot interviews. 

Representatives from Georgian College’s Centre for Career and Employment Services and the Upper Grand District School Board will be available to provide assistance and resources to job seekers. Participating employers can also learn about programs and incentives to support training and recruitment efforts. 

“As part of ongoing efforts to support workforce development in our community, the Town of Orangeville is pleased to provide this opportunity to employers and job seekers in Dufferin County,” commented Katrina Lemire, Manager of Economic Development & Culture. “Past events have attracted 400 and 650 attendees.” 

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