Currently Recruiting

These are projects for which we that we are currently recruiting clients. If you are interested please contact Métis Employment Services at 1-888-48-MÉTIS as soon as possible, as deadlines apply.

NorthWest Albert

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Region NW
Start Dates: March 2 – 15, 2015
Application Deadline: February 20, 2015
Description:

ESSENTIAL SKILLS: SAFETY TRAINING & EMPLOYABILITY PROGRAM
Essential Skills – Safety Training and Employability Program offers the opportunity to acquire up to 11 safety courses, Class 7 licence, updated resumé and job search advice.
Obtain the skills required to secure employment in industrial and/or labour intensive fields.
Program offered at Northern Lakes College, Grouard Campus. Residence accommodation is provided.
Space in this program is limited, so apply today!

Environmental Career Program

Project Type: Youth
Location: Provincial Recruiting
Start Dates: July 25 – August 25, 2015
Application Deadline: July 3, 2015
Description:

EXPERIENCE THE OUTDOORS LIKE YOU NEVER HAVE BEFORE!
Are you a Métis youth between the ages of 15 and 17 returning to school in the fall? Do you enjoy the outdoors? Have you considered an environmental career? Would you like to earn a wage while you gain valuable employment skills and experience?
If so, contact your local Métis Training to Employment Services office for more details about this exciting program.
Space in this program is limited, so apply today!

Exploring Culinary Opportunities

Project Type: Youth
Location: Provincial Recruitment
Start Dates: July 18 – 24, 2015
Application Deadline: July 3, 2015
Description:

LEARN THE BASICS OF COOKING WHILE ENJOYING THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Are you a Métis youth between the ages of 15 and 17 returning to school in the fall? Do you enjoy the outdoors? Have you considered a career in the culinary arts? Would you like to gain valuable employment skills and experience?
If so, contact your local Métis Training to Employment Services office for more details about this exciting program.
Space in this program is limited, so apply today!

Northeast Heavy Equipment Operator

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Northeast Alberta
Start Dates: March 9, 2015
Application Deadline: February 9, 2015
Description:

TRAIN TODAY TO BECOME A HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
Gain the training, experience and safety tickets to help you secure work as a heavy equipment operator with this 16 week training program from Rupertsland Institute and Portage College
Training includes practice time in simulator, practical machine operations, safety certification, theory and field labs on soils and environmental awareness and mapping, spill responder training and radio operator program and more
Apply Today!

Equipment Training:
Dozer, Grader and Excavator, Front End Loader, Rock Truck, Tractor with Trailer, Packer and Scraper

Safety Ticket Training:
TDG, WHMIS, First Aid/CPR, H2S, Ground Disturbance and Flag Person. Online courses:  Roadbuilders, pipeline safety, construction safety and diversity awareness

Employability Skills Training

Project Type: Skills Development
Location: Edmonton, AB
Application Deadline: Ongoing Intakes
Description:

LEARN TO EARN WITH MÉTIS EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS TRAINING
Do you have trouble securing and maintaining long-term employment?  Do you have barriers that have been holding you back? Get the skills you need to secure and keep meaningful employment in today’s job market.
In this 24-week training program, presented by EmployAbilities, you will learn computer skills and will benefit from a 3 week job readiness program.
Ongoing Intakes – Apply Today!

Trade Winds To Success

Project Type:
Start Dates: Ongoing Intakes
Description:

This 16 week Pre-Apprenticeship Program will provide the skills and knowledge to start a career in the trades.
- Boilermakers
- Carpenters
- Electricians
- Ironworkers
- Millwrights
- Plumbers
- Steam/
- Pipefitters
- Welders
- Insulators

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