Labour Market

Labour Market Information

One of the Workforce Planning Board’s main roles is to research and collect data about the labour force, economy and job market in Brantford, Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk, Six Nations and New Credit. We actively monitor the local labour market and shares insights with residents, businesses, organizations and government leaders.

EmployerOne Survey

The EmployerOne survey regularly collected information from employers in Brantford, Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk, Six Nations, and New Credit about hiring, layoffs, skills needs, training and many workforce-related challenges. We have 6 years of data and insights. 

Job Seeker & Employee Survey

The Job Seeker & Employee Survey gathered first-hand information from about 500 people who live and work in the Grand Erie region. The survey provided valuable insight about the lived experience of workers.

In-Demand Skilled Trades 

The In-Demand Skilled Trades Project gathered information and viewpoints from dozens of employers in Grand Erie about their skilled trades needs/shortages and Ontario’s apprenticeship system.

Help Us Serve You Better

We are collecting data to better understand who is looking for work and what kind of opportunities jobseekers are searching for. This data is completely anonymous and non-personally identifiable.

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