Boating Ontario is thrilled to officially announce the return of The Level Up! Career Fair

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Sept 5, 2023

The Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development, is once again launching “hands-on” career fairs to attract students from Grades 7 to 12 interested in the skilled trades. 

This event aims to connect talented individuals with people in various trades to help guide and answer any questions they may have. This is our chance to encourage students from our local high schools to join the marine industry.

Why Participate: Access to Top Talent: Engage with a pool of talented and motivated high school students who are interested in joining a trade as a career.

Showcase Our Industry: Present our industry’s vision, culture, and available job positions to attract future hires.

Networking Opportunities: Connect with students within your community for potential co-op positions, future job positions and summer jobs that are available.

Visibility: Gain visibility for the marine industry as a whole that values talent and is invested in career development.

We are currently working on a new display booth and will be reaching out to select individuals/manufacturers for assistance.

Spread the Word: Feel free to share this exciting news with your colleagues and associates who might be interested in attending the Career Fair. We believe that this event will not only provide remarkable opportunities for students but also enable your company to connect with exceptional talent.

Please contact Wendy Ramsey for more information and to participate at

Please mark your calendars for the event nearest to you.

Thunder Bay – September 19 and 20 
Canadian Lakehead Exhibition – 425 Northern Avenue 

Sault Ste. Marie – September 27
The Machine Shop – 83 Huron Street 

Sudbury – October 3 and 4
Sudbury Community Arena – 240 Elgin Street 

Windsor – October 25 and 26
LaSalle Event Centre – 970 Front Road 

Hamilton – October 17 and 18
FirstOntario Centre – 101 York Boulevard 

London – November 1 and 2
Western Fair Pavilion – 316 Rectory Street 

Mississauga – November 15 and 16
The International Centre – Hall 1 – 6900 Airport Road 

Oshawa – November 21 and 22
Tribute Communities Centre – 99 Athol Street East 

Ottawa – November 28 and 29
EY Centre – 4899 Uplands Drive 

Boating Ontario Contact:
Wendy Ramsey

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