Jobs and employment

Information for job seekers and businesses. Includes programs and resources to help you plan your career, get training, find a job, or hire workers for your business.

Employment and training opportunities

Employment Ontario

Get training, build skills or find a job through Ontario's official employment and training network.

Second Career

Skills training and financial support to help laid-off workers find work in high-demand occupations.

Government jobs

Consider a job with the Ontario Public Service (OPS), one of Canada's Top 100 Employers.

Employment programs for people under 30

If you are under the age of 30, more than 35 government job funds, programs and online tools are available to help you build your skills, find a job or start your own business.

Students and young entrepreneurs

If you're young and interested in starting a business, we can help.

Supports for people with disabilities

Get help finding a job or starting a business, even if you've never worked before or have been out of the workplace for a while.

Ontario Skills Passport

Build and keep track of the skills you need for today's workplace, and learn how you can use them on the job.


Help for employers

Hiring incentives

Find out about tax credits, funding and hiring incentives for employers.

Recruiting immigrants

Get help recruiting the talent you need for your business.

Employer Health Tax

A payroll tax on remuneration paid to employees and former employees.

Working in Ontario

Employment standards

Learn about the minimum standards for employers and employees, including:

Labour market information

Find out which jobs are in demand and where they're located.

Health and safety at work

How we help keep workers safe on the job.

Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure

Supports a strong economy to provide jobs and opportunities to Ontarians.

Ministry of Labour

Oversees occupational health and safety, employment rights and responsibilities, and labour relations.

Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities

Oversees postsecondary education and skills training, helping people plan careers and connect with employers.