Looking for a rewarding career promoting the skilled trades and technologies to Ontario's youth? We're looking for collaborative leaders with a passion for the skilled trades and technologies.

Skills Ontario has offices across Ontario. Current employment opportunities are available at:

We're always looking for talented individuals to join our team! Even if there aren't any current employment opportunities send your resume and cover letter to, and we'll keep it on file for future opportunities.


Skills Ontario – Liaison Officer (Sample Posting)

Skills Ontario is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting careers in the skilled trades and technologies to Ontario youth through a variety of programs and competitions across the province. Our employees enjoy a casual work environment, flexible schedules and a real opportunity to make a difference!

Skills Ontario welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

FULL TIME (35 HOURS/WEEK)                                        

The successful candidate will inform and inspire young people about the first-choice career opportunities that exist in the skilled trades and technologies, through the following activities:

  • Booking and facilitating presentations to promote awareness of career opportunities in the skilled trades and technologies
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with school boards and other stakeholders
  • Organizing events to bring together local skilled trades professionals and youth; including managing student recruitment, organizing venue logistics, etc.
  • Facilitating other events and programs as required (e.g. summer camps, cardboard boat races)
  • Other duties as assigned

Each Liaison Officer is responsible for a specific region in the province of Ontario. Depending on the area, staff may work out of Skills Ontario’s head office in Kitchener, or a satellite office in another region. Daily travel to areas within one’s region is required, along with occasional travel to other areas of Ontario.

Successful candidates will have:

  • Experience in delivering workshops/presentations; experience presenting to youth is an asset
  • Prior knowledge of and/or experience with skilled trade and technology occupations is an asset
  • Demonstrated ability to make outbound calls and visits
  • Experience in coordinating and delivering events
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision
  • Willingness to travel as required
  • Valid driver’s license and use of personal vehicle is required; reimbursement is paid for travel
  • Post-Secondary Graduate or equivalent experience
  • Fluency in French is an asset and required for some areas (e.g. Ottawa, Sudbury)

The normal working hours are from Monday to Friday, 8:30AM to 4:30PM with exceptions.


If you are interested in working with Skills Ontario in this capacity, send a resume and cover letter in PDF format outlining how you meet the specific requirements of the position to Your application will be kept on file and you may be contacted if and when there is a relevant opening.

At Skills Ontario, we are committed to creating a safe and healthy environment for all youth. As such, the selected candidate will be required to submit references and a vulnerable sectors–criminal records check.

We look forward to working with you!