Employer Wage Incentive — Workforce Expansion
You could receive temporary wage reimbursements when you create permanent jobs or annually recurring seasonal jobs for unemployed individuals.
Priority will be given to employees from the following groups:
- Indigenous persons
- Recent post-secondary graduates
- Social assistance recipients
- Persons with disabilities
- Visible minorities
Subsidies cover 50-70% of the hourly wage to a maximum of $8 per hour. The assistance periods range from 7 to 24 weeks.
Other conditions apply.