Thanks for your interest in taking part in Discover+ Women in Trades. Join us with Yonge Street Mission and AECON for this 2 day in-person hiring event that includes skill building, creating awareness and connecting you to a variety of career opportunities available in the construction industry with AECON This is a hiring event!! 


The program will run from x-xpm EDT on

Day 1: Tuesday, August 2 - YSM, Toronto

- Overview of the Aecon Women in Trades (AWIT) program

- Pre-employment skill building sessions 


Day 2: *Tuesday August 9-AECON Training Centre

- Tour of facility

- Pre-screening interviews

- Industry Expert Guest Speaker 


Lunch and refreshments will be provided on both days


Eligible candidates will be notified on Day 1 that they will be invited to Day 2 the week after. Participation in Day 2 will include:

- PPE steel toe boots ($100 value)

- Return round trip transportation to AECON training center from Yorkdale Mall


Participants must be 18-30 years old in order to participate in this program.


To be considered for available positions, participants must

- Self identify as a woman

- have a valid G driver's license

- access to a vehicle

- full time availability

- open to a career in construction

- open to working in all weather conditions 

- able to lift and work with materials up to 25kg


To get us started, we just need to collect some information from you to confirm your registration.

We greatly appreciate you taking part in our program as well as taking the time to share this information.

Prince's Trust Canada will use this information to help run, fund and evaluate our work. We may also use it to contact you after your program to ask about your work, education and life circumstance or to offer support. We won't share any of your personal information with anyone outside of Prince's Trust Canada and the program facilitation partner.

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