Job Postings / Career Opportunities

Support Worker (Summer)

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Seasonal - TBD

We have a number of summer employment opportunities available in Accommodation Services (group homes) in Barrie and Orillia. Students enrolled in a related college or university level program will be considered for these positions. Utilizing the Personal Outcome philosophy, students will provide support services to meet the direct care needs of individuals within our programs. 
Minimum Qualifications:

Students enrolled in the Developmental Services Worker, Child & Youth Worker, Social Service Worker programs or university level program in Nursing, Psychology, Sociology or other closely related fields of student will be considered for these positions. 
Must be returning to school in September
Available to work all shifts, days, afternoons, evenings, weekends, statutory holidays
A valid Class G driver's license is preferred
A criminal record check and vulnerable sector screening is required

The hours of work may require that you are available to work afternoons, evenings, days, overnights and weekends. The positions are available from April to September and offer up to full-time hours of employment. 
Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace. We provide a competitive compensation package with support to succeed through our extensive training and development program. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
4:00 p.m. April 30th, 2020
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
Posting #20-19
 

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Summer Student - Finance/I.T. Departments

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Seasonal - TBD

We are recruiting for a Student to assist in our Finance, Information Technology and Procurement Department.   This is a full-time position available from starting approximately June until August 2020. The hourly rate of pay is $16.61.
Minimum Qualifications are:

Completion of secondary school. Enrolled in a post-secondary educational in a closely related field is an asset;

General Duties, include, but are not limited to:

providing administrative support to Finance/I.T./Property and Procurement programs;


completing purchase card processing, entering monthly utility invoices and processing of purchase orders;
auditing third party invoices, grocery and petty cash invoices and vendor audits;
performing basic accounting reconciliations, updating Excel worksheets, assisting in document retention;
entering asset tag information, conducting inventory counts;
inputting vehicle maintenance information;
performing regular maintenance and upgrades to I.T. equipment;
data entry for various online applications;
monitoring and tracking fixed I.T. assets;
troubleshooting and problem solving Windows operating systems;
assisting in the roll out of new computer software and/or equipment;
performing other duties as directed by the Supervisor/Manager.

Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
External 4:00 p.m. April 30th, 2020
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255.
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Posting #20-20

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Summer Student - Human Resources

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Seasonal - TBD

We are recruiting for a Student to assist in our Human Resources Department, providing administrative support to the department.  This is a full-time position from approximately June until August 2020.  The hourly rate of pay is $16.61.
Minimum Qualifications are:

Completion of secondary school. Enrolled in a post-secondary educational institution a related field of education which may include Business/Office Administration, Human Resources or legal administration is an asset. 

General Duties, include, but are not limited to:

Providing administrative duties and support to the Department;
Filing of hard copy documents;
Assisting with the recruitment process including job postings on our applicant tracking system;
Scheduling interviews; preparing interview packages; completing references;
Providing support for Health and Safety, labour relations, taking minutes and preparing for approval and distribution;

Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. 
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
External 4:00 p.m. April 30th, 2020
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255.
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
 Posting #20-22
 

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Summer - Quality and Innovations

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Seasonal - TBD

We are recruiting for a Student to provide administrative support to our Quality and Innovations Department and Reception areas.  This is a full-time position from approximately June until August 2020.  The hourly rate of pay is $16.61.
Minimum Qualifications are:

Completion of secondary school. Enrolled in post-secondary education in Office Administration or other closely related fields is an asset;

General Duties, include, but are not limited to:

Providing relief receptionist duties which include maintain building security, by opening and closing building, performing fire checks;
Greeting guests, ensuring guests are signed in and provided with "Visitor" identification;
Distributing mail; answering and directing incoming calls to appropriate buildings;
Scheduling and maintaining meeting space requirements;
Maintaining onsite records storage by co-ordinating the retrieval, culling and destruction of records according to legislation and privacy;
Assisting staff and people supported to access and share records ensuring confidential and protection of privacy;
Assisting with preparing documents and completing quality audits.

Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
External 4:00 p.m. April 30th, 2020
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255.
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Posting #20-24
 

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Summer Student - Procurement

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Seasonal - TBD

We are recruiting for a Student to assist our maintenance staff to maintain our properties.  This is a full-time position available from approximately June until August 2020.  The hourly rate of pay is $16.61.
Minimum Qualifications are:

Completion of secondary school. Enrolled in a post-secondary educational institution a related field of education which may include related trades, i.e. carpentry, cabinet making, engineering or property maintenance/facilities management is an asset;

General Duties, include, but are not limited to:

Assisting our staff in completing repairs to our properties/buildings, including repair of faucets; drywall patching, repairing loose handrails, cupboard doors; gate latches;
Complete BBQ inspections and assembling new BBQ's;
Setting up and taking down seasonal lawn furniture and canopies;
Moving furniture and furniture assembly;

Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
External 4:00 p.m. April 30th, 2020
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255.
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Posting #20-21

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Youth Worker

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Seasonal - TBD

We are recruiting for 2 Youth Workers to assist in our Youth in Action program in Barrie. These positions are full-time from approximately mid-June until August 28, 2020.  The hourly rate of pay is $16.61.
This program assists high school aged youth with intellectual disabilities to learn social and life skills that will help them transition from high school towards independence. Responsible for leading a small group of teens in a variety of social, recreational and work activities in the community, on a daily basis. 
Minimum Qualifications are:

Completion of secondary school. Enrolled in a post-secondary education in Social Services or a related College/University level program is an asset;
previous experience working with children and youth;
Previous experience in recreation, camping, life guarding or mediator experience is a definite asset;
a valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation is an asset

General Duties, include, but are not limited to:

Provide personal care occasionally required;
one, three-day, overnight camping trip.

Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
External 4:00 p.m. April 30th, 2020
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255.
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
#20-23

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Part-Time Support Worker - Barrie

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

completed a 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in the human services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on April 17, 2020
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - Orillia

Empower Simcoe – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!!                   
 Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

completed a 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in the human services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on April 17, 2020
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Barrie

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly; 
a current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on April 17, 2020
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Orillia

Empower Simcoe – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly; 
a current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on April 17, 2020
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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