About Us

Career Opportunity

Workforce Planning Board Executive Director

The Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie is searching for a new Executive Director.

This is a unique career opportunity to make a difference in your community by helping local employers to meet their workforce needs through labour market information, analysis and strategies.

Due to an upcoming retirement in June, the Board of Directors has established a Succession Planning Committee to search for a new Executive Director. This exciting role will bring out your passion and drive to resolve labour market challenges and capitalize on new employment opportunities created by a dynamic local economy.

Click on the Job Posting at right for more information.

Who We Are

The Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie is one of 26 community-based, not-for-profit corporations established in Ontario to play a leadership role in labour force development.

Comprised of volunteer representatives from Labour, Business, Education and Equity Groups, the board works collaboratively with community partners to identify key labour force issues and challenges, and to develop effective workforce development strategies.

Our Vision

A skilled, resilient workforce contributing to dynamic communities and their economies

Our Mission

The Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie leads the development of local labour market strategies by engaging community partners and maximizing available resources.

Our Mandate

The Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie leads the development of local labour market strategies by:

  • Providing evidence-based research and analysis
  • Identifying employment trends
  • Targeting workforce opportunities
  • Initiating workforce development strategies
  • Working with community partners
  • Assisting employers with human resource planning
Find out more

You can find out more by clicking on any of these headings:

Background
Board of Directors
General Board Meetings
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