Job Placement Consultant – Powering Trades

  • Number of vacancies 1 opening
  • Job level Permanent

Job Description

Job Placement Consultant – Powering Trades

Are you looking to use your interpersonal skills to make a difference in the community? Do you love connecting with people and helping others reach their employment goals? Do you have the ambition to take on a new role and make it your own?

For over 60 years, Manpower, a global leader in the staffing industry, has been partnering with a diverse client base to create and deliver custom, innovative workforce solutions to help them and you win, in the changing world of work. We are looking for a permanent, full-time Job Placement Consultant to join our Red Deer Powering Trades program to help deliver this vision.

In this role you will provide career coaching and direct job placement support to the trainees of the Powering Trades Program, and you will be responsible for the proactive, direct marketing of job seekers to suitable employers for job placement based on their skills, interests and experience.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Directly market program clients to suitable employers based on their skill assessments, interests and experiences
  • Set up and monitor work experience, job shadows and direct job placements for trainees
    • Provide one-on-one assistance and support to trainees as needed in their job search activities
  • Proactively expanding employer relationships through warm calling and promoting program/clients
  • Attending career fairs and marketing the program and its clients to prospective employers
  • Assisting with ongoing promotional activities and initiatives as needed
  • Meeting assigned job placement targets
    • Providing one on one assistance and support to program clients as needed
  • Providing feedback and support with job search strategies
    • Conducting Mock Interviews and Interview preparation activities with clients

As our next Job Placement Consultant – Powering Trades you bring:

  • Results focused and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Interest and enthusiasm for the Technology Industry
  • Strong Social Media fluency to leverage for the purpose of developing Employer Partnerships
    • Demonstrated experience in cold/warm calling, networking and relationship building
    • Must be a self-started who is comfortable with direct marketing of clients to employers
  • Passion and commitment to assisting individuals with career development opportunities and reaching their career goals
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills
    • Ability to utilize creativity in order to maximize opportunities
    • Valid Class 5 drivers license and vehicle

    Why Manpower?

People, innovation, knowledge.

People are our most valuable asset – we employ people who deliver outstanding results, embrace our values and are passionate about our brand. Manpower Alberta offers a competitive salary, benefits, tuition reimbursement, generous Paid Time Off, and complimentary access to an online training & development center to support your personal and professional development.

We’ve got the right opportunity. Tell us why you’re the right person! If you are excited about this opportunity and you meet the qualifications listed above, please submit your application directly to Jenelle Oystryk at For more information visit our website at

Only qualified candidates will be considered for the opportunity. Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

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