Making connections in the agri‑food workforce.
Employers are seeking qualified candidates for Ontario’s food, beverage and agri-products sector. Feeding Your Future wants to make it easier for employers to find, train, and retain the workers they need, and help employ Ontarians with meaningful jobs during COVID-19 and beyond.
Job Matching Concierge Service
OFA is partnering with AgCareers.com and CareersInFood.com to help agri-food businesses set up an account online, post job openings, and manage applications.
Streamlining the process of connecting job seekers with agri‑food employers
Through webinars, agri-training opportunities and virtual career fairs, Feeding Your Future allows candidates to learn more about agriculture, enter the workforce feeling prepared and confident and bridges the gap to new employers and job opportunities.
WebinarsFree webinars for job seekers and employers to learn about opportunities in agri-food, health, safety and workplace culture
Agri-trainingA new online certificate for employees and job seekers as an introduction to agri-food safety and awareness
Career FairsFree online events hosted across the province to connect agri-food employers and job seekers
For all @uofg students- if this sounds like an opportunity for you, check it out today!
We have a fantastic new partnership matching @uofg coop students with #foodandbeverage employers. Great opportunity for all involved! Thank you @ExpGuelph for bringing us together. @tasteyourfuture @FoodGrads @FoodBevCanada @MeatPoultryON @CareersInFoodca
Make your first impression with an employer a great one by picking up some helpful tips at this free workshop!
You've worked hard to write your resume, but does it have extra details not related to your on-the-job abilities?
Zoom with us this Thursday at 10am to cut these things out to ensure your resume avoids the hiring manager's recycle bin.
Sign-up ▸ https://www.algonquincollege.com/perth-employment/event/ces-workshop-calendar-january-2021/
"Workers new to a job are 3 times more likely to be injured during the first month on the job compared to experienced workers"
Read the full @farmtario article about how the #FeedYourFuture project is working to safely welcome workers to the sector.
Attracting the next generation of workers | Farmtario
Reading Time: < 1 minute Workers new to a job are three times more likely to be injured during the first mon...
Are you looking for a job related to farm inputs, on-farm experience, or food and beverage processing?
Visit our website to access our job matching service through @AgCareers & @CareersInFood here:
@FoodGrads @ONTatwork @WorkforceGE
About | Feeding Your Future
There are unique workforce challenges and opportunities in the agri-food sector. Employers are seeking qualified candida...
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A great opportunity to get connected with employers!
Prioritize 5 minutes in your day to make a big difference in your well-being!
"We are not invincible, but we feel we must be"
Take some time to call a friend or family member today and just ask "How are you doing? or "How are things at the farm?" Start simple.
Actively listen. Talk it through. Let's support each other #OntAg #BlueMonday
Don't miss the deadline TOMORROW!
Looking for summer employment? Come work with OMAFRA specialist and UoG profs this summer on body condition score and colostrum quality in #sheep. Deadline is tomorrow. https://experienceguelph.ca/home.htm
Haven't checked out our Ag @ Work page yet?
Read about some of the great profiles like @klagburger who have an open mind to the strengths of diversity in agriculture. Get inspired to find your passion in agriculture!
Visit our page here: https://feedingyourfuture.ca/agatwork/