Casual (Day) Labour

Registered Bissell Centre community members seeking short-term employment can access our Casual Labour program, where Bissell Centre connects them with employers through a variety of job placement opportunities.

Typically, workers are paid by direct deposit bi-weekly. Individuals referred to employers are provided with a healthy bagged lunch and basic safety equipment such as work gloves, safety glasses, hard hats, and coveralls when available. Highly motivated workers are often offered longer-term or permanent employment.

In order to participate, you must be registered with Bissell Centre’s Employment Services Program.

Employment Services

Bissell Centre offers a wide range of one-on-one and group opportunities for individuals who need assistance with employment strategies and tools. The goal of our Employment Supports is to promote job-readiness through skill training and goal setting.

Services Include:

  • Applying for jobs online
  • Writing and/or updating cover letters and resumes
  • Calling employers
  • Information on renewing or replacing safety tickets
  • Creating industry-focused resumes
  • Mock interviews
  • Career planning
  • Faxing resumes
  • Exploring schooling option
  • Safety tickets may be provided
  • Casual Labour opportunities

Safety Tickets

Employment Services program offers a variety of safety ticket training options, such as CSTS, First Aid, and H2S to those who can provide a job confirmation on company letterhead that states the required tickets for the position.

Casual Labour


Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

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