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Businesses and organizations: Be an active voice on workforce issues in the community!

The EmployerOne Survey asks questions about hiring trends, needs, and wants. Participation is confidential. Time to complete varies by employee size. Results will be shared with the local school boards, college, employment agencies, and the general public.

The survey is being conducted by the Sarnia Lambton Workforce Development Board, in collaboration with the following 15 community partners:

Better Business Bureau of Western Ontario
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME)
Counseil Scolaire Catholique Providence
Goodwill Industries
Integral HR Solutions
Lambton College
Sarnia Lambton Industrial Educational Cooperative (IEC)
Sarnia Lambton Industrial Alliance (SLIA)
Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce
Sarnia Lambton Business Development Corporation (SLBDC)
Sarnia Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP)
St. Clair Catholic District School Board
The WorkPlace Group
Tourism Sarnia Lambton
Sara Mann & Research Team at University of Guelph

Current Indicators

Unemployment Rate (%)
2014 Unemployment Rates Jan  Feb  Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept
Sarnia Lambton 8.2 8.6 8.6 8.9 9.0 9.3 9.0 8.6 7.7
Chatham Kent 7.8 8.4 8.9 9.5 9.5 9.3 8.7 8.4 8.0
Windsor Essex 6.8 6.8 7.0 7.4 7.6 7.7 7.6 7.6 7.3
Economic Region 570 7.3 7.2 7.8 8 8.5 8.1 8.3 7.8 7.7

See our latest information in Publications:

Labour Market Review: December 2014: Commuting

Workforce Focus, November 2014
, Aboriginal Populations In Or Surrounding Sarnia Lambton

Local Labour Market Plan Sarnia Lambton 2014/2015

Labour Market Review : Agriculture 2014

Workforce Focus:  Commuting, September 2014

Profile - 2013-2014 - Life in Sarnia Lambton!

Workforce Focus, July 2014

Latest edition of the Global Talent Employers' Guide and the Global Talent Workers' Guide.

Check out the new Mentorship Program brochure!                         



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We welcome your feedback on our Local Labour Market Plan - Sarnia Lambton 2014/2015 !  Please complete our survey by clicking here:
        Labour Market Report Survey

Read all about the 2013-2014 Sarnia Lambton Labour Market Plan under Publications!

Workforce 2020: Fuelling tomorrow's talent in Sarnia Lambton

Workforce 2020 is our community's strategic workforce action plan.
Fuelling tomorrow's talent!

Want to learn about training and education opportunities that are available in your community? The SLWDB AssetMap is a one-stop shop for finding all the information you need to build your career.



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