The EmployerOne is an annual local survey of employers in Elgin, Middlesex and Oxford counties and the Cities of London and St. Thomas. The survey asks questions about employers’ current workforce, hires and separations, recruitment methods as well as education, skills and training needs, so that Elgin, Middlesex, Oxford Workforce Planning and Development Board and the community can accurately respond to the needs of local employers.  

The EmployerOne Survey...

  • Is a helpful HR planning tool

  • Helps identify skills shortages

  • Informs the community about their workforce needs

  • Is a confidential, once-a-year survey

  • Is for businesses big and small

Employers have a voice

“The survey gives very valuable information on hiring patterns, skill and labour gaps, and more that can provide very relevant local labour market information. We can then use that data to inform clients around career choices, second career and job opportunities,” Jeff Surridge, CEO of Community Employment Services - Oxford.