Summerside’s economy continues to expand through our local business champions looking for new talent and with the attraction of new business looking to attract new skill sets in the community. Summerside is continuing to grow and diversify and add to our already strong sectors such as aerospace, renewable technologies and light manufacturing. Below is a small sampling of some of the most recent career opportunities in Summerside from some of our leading-edge companies. Take a look at some of Summerside’s exciting career opportunities and for a full listing visit our labour tool at http://bigpossibilities.magnet.today/
Position: Assembly Line Worker
We are currently looking for people to work on an assembly line in one of our facilities located in Summerside, Prince Edward Island. You must be comfortable working days and afternoons, as this position will require you to work both periods because of the busy season. Please note this is not an option, so you must be comfortable with both shift times.
Ph: +1 (902) 954-0885
Position: Outside Sales
HueGO Electric is currently seeking an Outside Sales Professional focusing on industrial and commercial lighting sales for Atlantic Canada.
Ph: +1 (902) 954-0885
Position: Software Developer
RadNet is looking to hire a P.E.I.-based, seasoned, and serious software developer to join a team of 25+ development and product QA/testing resources.
Position: Customer Care Specialist
Under the supervision of the supervisor, the Customer Care Specialist will be responsible for providing quality customer service and meeting stated productivity targets.
Position: Technical Librarian
This position is responsible to assist the Technical Librarian in maintaining technical records and updating OEM manuals and other quality/engineering related documentation. Also, this person will provide a positive and professional image of Vector-Atlantic by being the first point of contact for both callers and visitors of the facility as the dedicated reception backup.
Position: NDT Technician
This is technical work related to the measurement of components and equipment for dimensional accuracy, and structural and physical soundness.
This position is considered to be the core business activity within the company and contains a number of different tasks. Most activities in the shop fall under the broad category of Operations Technician. A fully-trained Operations Technician is able to complete, to a certain degree, tasks related to the assembly, disassembly, inspection, balancing, airflow, and test of a gas turbine engine in accordance with the manufacturer’s specifications and company procedures.
Position: Fuel Control Technician
In this position, you will repair and overhaul high-quality products and services for our customers. You will disassemble, clean analyze, assemble, and inspect product to ensure the highest quality product is provided to our customers. You will be responsible for your work area to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the area. You will set up and monitor the repair and overhaul of product in your area and participate in the continuous improvement process at the site to address safety, production, and quality improvements.
Position: Technician-ISC-Level 1
You will produce high-quality products and services for our customers. You will assemble and inspect product to ensure the highest quality product is provided to our customers. You will be responsible for your work area to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the area. You will set up and monitor the production of product in your area and participate in the continuous improvement process at the site to address safety, production, and quality improvements.
Looking for that perfect candidate or applying for that dream job has never been easier
The Summerside Economic Development office has a robust tool that matches employers and employees and taps into markets far and wide.
What’s different about this tool is that it provides both job candidates and employers with a one-stop supply-and-demand job hub to connect the right candidate to the right job — quickly, accurately, and efficiently.
Job seekers sign up by completing a profile and are then provided with tailored job postings that match their skills, qualifications, and job preferences. The system is designed to have job opportunities “chase” candidates, meaning that every time a suitable job is posted, qualified candidates are automatically notified.
Another unique feature is that every candidate’s identity is shielded until they decide to communicate with a potential employer about a job opening. Summerside’s labour matching tool allows individuals to privately self-identify as a member of any designated employment equity group they belong to.
For businesses large and small, the labour tool network provides a fast, cost-effective, and easy-to-use channel to post a job and tap into the supply of qualified talent they need. After an employer posts a job, the innovative technology provides the company with a pre-screened list of top candidates who meet the specified skills requirements and have expressed an interest in the position. The system also lowers search costs and allows companies to remain connected to qualified candidates even if those companies are not currently hiring.
“In an increasingly competitive economic landscape, improving local and regional employment and labour market outcomes are among Summerside’s most important challenges,” says Mike Thususka, Director of the Summerside Economic Development office. “Our future prosperity is endangered by chronic levels of unemployment and under‐employment. Furthermore, skilled workers are struggling to find meaningful employment without leaving the city or province. Without coordinated and collective action, there may be an exodus of talent, eroding Summerside’s most competitive advantage.”
Summerside job seekers can learn more about the labour matching tool and register free of charge by visiting http://bigpossibilities.magnet.today/
If interested in learning more about investment opportunities, economic development support or opportunities for growth, please call our Economic Development Professionals, we would love to chat.
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Director of Economic Development City of Summerside
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