[Webinar Aug 15] Career-Ready with CTMA: Prepare for Fall 2019 Hires

Career-Ready with CTMA Webinar

On July 15, 2019, the Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA) and the Ontario Provincial Government announced the launch of the Career-Ready with CTMA program – a new hiring program in partnership with Mentor Works Ltd. This program is helping close the skilled trades gap in the Machine, Tool, Die & Mould (MTDM) sector in support of the auto manufacturing industry.

Career-Ready with CTMA is providing up to 120 Experiential Work Placements for co-op students, recent graduates, and apprentices. Employers will receive $3k-5k in funding for each hire.

In an upcoming webinar, our co-hosts will share valuable information about the program to benefit both employers seeking to fill positions relevant to the automotive industry AND students looking for placements to gain practical workplace skills and experience.

Career-Ready with CTMA: Prepare for Fall 2019 Hires Webinar

On Thursday, August 15, 2019, Mentor Works and the Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA) will be co-hosting the Career-Ready with CTMA: Prepare for Fall 2019 Hires Webinar. Career-Ready with CTMA is a hiring program offering grants to offset the costs of new employees in the automotive manufacturing sector.

Career-Ready with CTMA is a time-sensitive program, so if you are interested in hiring co-op students, new apprentices, or recent graduates for Fall 2019, we encourage you to attend this webinar!

Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019
Time: 1:00pm – 1:30pm ET
Location: Online Webinar via GoToWebinar

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Webinar Takeaways

  • Learn about the Career-Ready with CTMA wage subsidy for interns, apprentices, and recent grads
  • Discover $5,000-20,000 in additional hiring grants to stack with Career-Ready with CTMA
  • Explore the current status of the Canada Job Grant, including recent changes
  • Identify key advantages and perks of becoming a CTMA member

Webinar Speakers

Robert Cattle
Executive Director, Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA)

Robert has 35+ years’ experience in the tooling trade industry. He served as a volunteer on the CTMA’s Board of Directors in various positions from 2002 to 2013, including being elected by his peers as President of the association in 2008. Robert became the Executive Director of the CTMA in February 2014. Robert is married with three children. He is active in his community and is Past-President of the Greenwood Recreation Association. He has also volunteered for the Oshawa Competition Motorcycle Club and is an active member of the Lotus Club of Canada.

Bernadeen McLeod
President and Founder, Mentor Works Ltd.

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Bernadeen worked in the corporate arena for 18 years as an executive and general manager in the manufacturing sector. With considerable expertise in government funding, both on a federal and provincial level, Bernadeen understands the aspects most critical to a successful Proactive Funding Plan™. She plays to win, and recognizes the importance of cash flow and margins. This enables her clients to succeed and access larger government funding wins than otherwise available.


Don’t miss your chance to attend this webinar – spots in the Career-Ready with CTMA program are limited! Register today!

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