Financial incentives can support the hiring/training needs of your business.

All funding options are administered by Employment Hamilton

  • We’re happy to assist with your application
  • We provide support to help ensure success
  • Your cheques arrive quickly

Employing Young Talent Incentive – EYTI

  • Receive two payments of $1,000 each when you hire and retain a young person 15-29 years of age (not for students)
  • Employers with less than 100 employees may apply
  • Contact us to discuss your needs and post your position

For more information email us or call 905.522.4902

On-the-Job Training

  • Wage subsidy to assist with the cost of training a new employee in your workplace
  • Funding varies depending on the skills of the employee and the training required

For more information email us or call 905.522.4902

Student / Youth Hiring

  • Youth Job Link funds are available to support hiring a young person for their first job
  • Available year round for full and part-time opportunities

For more information email us or call 905.522.4902

Summary of Other Financial Incentives

  • "Great program really helps small businesses. All of the staff goes the extra mile to help me and the new hire." - The UPS Store

  • "We had a great experience working with Employment Hamilton. Chris was very responsive to our needs and was a great resource. We are looking forward to working with Employment Hamilton again to help support our growth plans over the next few years. The ability to defray some of the training costs is huge for a small growing company like us." - Vibratory Tooling and Repair

  • "Kathryn and Erin made this an exceptionally easy process. I have dealt with many employment agencies and this happens to be the easiest and exceptional group of people I have ever come across." - EH Panini