The Unemployed Help Centre is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to meeting the needs of the unemployed; economically challenged in the Windsor; Essex County area. We are a community-based agency, governed by a Board of Directors. We are funded through: federal, provincial; municipal government grants, the United Way as a member agency, private donations, the Windsor and District Labour Council and our own fundraising activities.
We have been providing various programs/services to address the specific needs of our target population since 1977. These include but are not exclusive to employment/educational/career counselling; effective job search techniques; resumes and cover letters; pre-employment training programs; on-the-job training programs; literacy; Resource Centre for self conducted job searching; emergency food assistance.
Job of the week
Load and unload construction materials, and move materials to work areas; Erect and dismantle concrete forms, and scaffolding. Assist heavy equipment operators to secure special attachments to equipment, signal operators to guide them in moving equipment and provide; assistance in other activities; Level earth to fine grade specifications using rake and shovel Assist in demolishing buildings using prying bars and other tools, and sort, clean and pile salvaged materials Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites using rakes, shovels, wheelbarrows and other equipment Operate pneumatic hammers, vibrators and tampers as directed