Starting & Growing Your Business


Employment Resources

There are a number of agencies in Sault Ste. Marie that can help you find a job or upgrade your skill level:

Employment Solutions, a department of Sault College, delivers the Employment Ontario program in the Sault Ste. Marie area.

The Sault Community Career Centre offers access to full job searching tools, a resource room, friendly staff and workshops that help people achieve their professional goals. The centre is also home to New to the Sault, a program that assists newcomers to Canada in the Sault Ste. Marie area with settlement services.

The Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation (AWIC), a community-based organization, funded by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, provides coordination and leadership regarding workforce development to District of Algoma.

Jobs Grant Program

The Canada-Ontario Jobs Grant program provides direct financial support to individual employers who wish to purchase training for their workforce. Training is intended for employed individuals to acquire new skills for their current job or in preparation for another job with the same employer, and unemployed individuals seeking a new job. Government covers two-thirds of direct training costs, up to $10,000 per trainee.

General Employment Websites

Public Service Careers