Description: The Cannabis Production Worker Training & Recruitment Program provides job seekers with entry-level industry training that enhances skill sets, productivity, safety, and workplace communication while increasing job prospects and job mobility for workers in the Cannabis industry – all in a practical learning environment. Program participants are comprised of job seekers with barriers to employment.
As an essential member of the team, the Program Coordinator will utilize their exceptional skills in the area of developing rapport with partners and participants to ensure the program runs smoothly and achieves its objectives, including milestones and targets as set-out by the program’s government funder. Partners include, but are not limited to, Advisory Committee members, trainers, and employers in the Cannabis industry. The Program Coordinator will be the liaison for partners and trainers, while coordinating job placements between program participants and employers. In addition to other essential duties, the Program Coordinator will provide job coaching and employment counselling to program participants to help them overcome their barriers to employment and achieve employment retention.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited, to the following:
Program Coordination & Administration:
Partner Relations & Staff Management:
Program Promotion & Participant Recruitment:
Job Development & Placement:
Job Retention Services:
Qualifications / Skills Required:
The Career Foundation offers a wide range of career and job-related programs. Since its inception in 1988, The Career Foundation has steadily expanded its services. Operating out of seven locations, we now help thousands of people each year successfully accomplish their employment goals. For more information, please visit our website at www.CareerFoundation.com.
The Career Foundation is committed to diversity and inclusion and aims to create a healthy and rewarding environment for all. We welcome applications from qualified individuals who represent the diversity of the people we proudly serve, including, but not limited to, visible minorities, women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous peoples, and individuals of all genders and sexual orientation. The Career Foundation, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), is also committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. We will work with candidates requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.
We are a professional, result-driven organization that has been described by our employees as caring, compassionate, innovative, and team-oriented.
We also offer:
Please Note: WorkInNonProfits.ca is not affiliated with and in no way endorses or vets the organization that posted this job. Any links posted within the job will take you to their external site where the same disclaimer applies.
Thanks for looking on WorkInNonProfits.ca and good luck with your job search!