Working in Hawkesbury


Over the past few decades, the Hawkesbury job market has seen rapid growth and constant change. We are home to several industries with jobs for every skill set. Our town is also the perfect place for entrepreneurs looking to start a business. The location is ideal for anyone who prefers a more rural lifestyle while still having easy access to major urban centres.

No matter your ambitions, you’ll find a job that’s right for you!

Educational Credential Assessment (ECA)

Did you graduate with a degree in your country? The Government of Canada will assess your credential to determine if it is recognized here. If it is, you’ll be able to practise in your field if you work in a regulated profession. If your field is unregulated, there shouldn’t be any restrictions on your ability to work.

Finding a job

We have several organizations and businesses in the region that can help you find a job. They’ll assist you in your job search, guide you through the interview and hiring process, or even help you start your own business.

Here is a list of available services:

Support for entrepreneurs

If you want to start a business in our region, there are several local organizations that can help you get up and running. Here are the most popular job fields in the Hawkesbury area:

  • Administration (all aspects)
  • Manufacturing, production, machinery
  • Automotive
  • Agriculture
  • Health care, science
  • Retail, sales
  • Food, restaurant services
  • Real estate
  • Construction, renovation, excavation
  • Telecommunications
  • Aerospace

Continuing education

If you’d like to upgrade your skills for the Canadian job market, find professional development opportunities or learn about continuing education options, please visit our Education section.

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