Skilled Job Seekers Can Connect with Employers at Networking Event

SARNIA, ON: Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership and Lambton College are hosting an innovative workforce event to help local employers connect directly with skilled workers and hear from industry leaders. The event, “Recruit without Borders” will take place on Thursday, February 23rd from 8:00 am-noon at the Dante Club in Sarnia.

This action-packed morning event will include sessions on diverse hiring practices from business leaders, human resource experts, and skilled workers.

“We have heard the hiring challenges employers are facing so we are hosting this session to create a networking experience to connect with international workers.”, says Cari Meloche, Economic Development Officer of Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership.

“Lambton College international graduates and students provide a wide-range of skills that employers can rely on to meet their hiring needs” says Karen Hendra, Manager, Employment Ontario and Cooperative Education of Lambton College. “We are thrilled for this opportunity to bring together our community to explore hiring solutions”, she adds.

“It takes an entire community to strengthen our future worker pipeline.  Whether you are an employer, newcomer, business leader, or a community partner – we hope to see you there!” adds Meloche.

To register for this free event, visit

ABOUT Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership

The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership (SLEP) is the lead economic development agency for the Sarnia-Lambton area. Funded by the County of Lambton, we have a focus on promoting the distinct advantages that Sarnia-Lambton proudly offers companies and residents. By coordinating community-based economic development initiatives and working to maintain a commercially attractive environment, we foster new business creation, help ensure that established firms remain and grow here, and work to attract growing businesses to the Sarnia-Lambton area. Visit to learn more.

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Travis Kelly

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Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership


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