CNC Machinist Level 1 Program – Hiring For Fall 2020 In The GTA!

The Work Based Learning Consortium is now recruiting candidates for the CNC Machinist Learning Program – with a start date in early Fall 2020 in the Greater Toronto Area.

CNC Machinist Learning Program

The CNC Machinist learning program is an industry developed program to help talented and hard working people develop CNC Machinist [Level 1] skills while employed in a permanent full time job with an advanced manufacturing company.  The Fall 2020 intake has a focus on Women In CNC Machining.

Over 26 weeks, successful candidates will:

  • Participate in a one day orientation where they will meet their Coaches and tour a CNC facility.
  • Immediately start working full time at an employer where they will be given tasks every day on the job – and get paid!
  • Study a comprehensive multimedia e-learning program – developed to teach you the knowledge you require to become competent as a CNC Machinist [Level 1] and complete quizzes, tests, and exams that will measure your knowledge.
  • Complete e-learning driven shop floor assignments that reinforce learned concepts.
  • Participate in weekly online meetings with a CNC Instructor and the other trainees.
  • Attend a 3 day session in the CNC Training Shop where you will get practical hands-on experience on a CNC mill and CNC lathe.
  • Get regular guidance and coaching from Shop Floor Trainers.
  • Have access to a Coach who will help guide your journey as needed.
  • And finally, upon successful completion  – get certified as a CNC Machinist [Level 1].

CNC Machinist Learning Program Trainees

We are looking for women 18+ to apply to join our Fall 2020 cohort.

See the flyer below and learn more about the program at www.workbasedlearning.ca/cncmjobseekers to apply today!

WBLC Launches Mold Maintenance Training Program

The Work Based Learning Consortium (WBLC) recently launched a comprehensive Mold Maintenance Training Program for mid career workers. The program was funded by the Future Skill Centre (FSC) to undertake the project “Skilled Jobs and Career Pathways for Mid-Career Workers through Work-Based Learning”.

The program provides a blended learning program for trainees including e-learning, online classroom discussions, in person classes, and on the job shop floor experience.

Meet The WBLC

The Work-Based Learning Consortium (WBLC) has been established as the not-for-profit, federally incorporated organization to design and deliver work-based learning and certification programs.  These programs began under the banner of the Ontario Manufacturing Learning Consortium. The focus of the WBLC will be to expand the scale, scope and efficiency of proven, successful, competencies-based programs for many other entry- to mid-level skilled jobs in the manufacturing industry.

Learn more about the vision of the WBLC here >  
Meet the WBLC Leadership Team >

CNC Machinist Level 1 – Hiring for Spring 2018

CNC Machinist [Level 1] Selection, Hiring, Learning & Certification Program now available for Companies and Youth in GTA and K-W areas

New funding! New Intakes!

  • February 26, 2018 and April 30, 2018
  • Companies interested in getting capable CNC Machinists – quickly, reliably and at low cost – click here to get details.
  • Youth (18-29) interested in getting hired to learn a skilled job and start a good career in advanced manufacturing – click here to get details and apply.

What We Are Looking For

  • Youth eligible to work in Ontario between the ages of 18-29
  • Youth with the right aptitude, attitude, and personal characteristics
  • Youth looking to start a career in manufacturing, specifically machining

The Program

Through both classroom and on the job paid training, successful recruits will be trained to start a career in Ontario’s booming manufacturing industry as CNC Machinists

CNC Machinists

  • program, operate, and maintain CNC Machines.
  • set up machines that are capable of cutting, bending, forming, and polishing raw metal into finished parts and tools.
  • read and interpret blueprints, programs and input data into a computer system
  • monitor production, make careful adjustments, and inspect the accuracy of a machine’s operation and resulting parts

CNC Machinists and Operators – Hiring For Fall 2016

We are currently recruiting for the OMLC Selection & Learning Program for CNC Machinists and CNC Operators to work at manufacturing companies in the Greater Toronto Area, Kitchener / Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph areas.

What We Are Looking For

  • Youth eligible to work in Ontario between the ages of 18-29
  • Youth with the right aptitude, attitude, and personal characteristics
  • Youth looking to start a career in manufacturing, specifically machining

The Program

Through both classroom and on the job paid training, successful recruits will be trained to start a career in Ontario’s booming manufacturing industry as CNC Machinists and CNC Operators.

CNC Machinists

  • program, operate, and maintain CNC Machines.
  • set up machines that are capable of cutting, bending, forming, and polishing raw metal into finished parts and tools.
  • read and interpret blueprints, programs and input data into a computer system
  • monitor production, make careful adjustments, and inspect the accuracy of a machine’s operation and resulting parts

CNC Operators

  • work with CNC machines such as drills, lathes, mills, presses and others that shape metals and plastics into finished parts or workpieces.
  • read work instructions, load the machine with materials or workpieces, start machines and monitor operations to ensure it is performing properly.
  • unload the finished part/workpiece from the machine and inspect the item to ensure it complies with all quality standards and technical specifications.
  • deburr and/or polish completed parts/workpieces

How To Apply To The OMLC Program

First, visit www.omlc.ca to learn more about both the CNC Machinist and CNC Operator programs.

  • For Youth: detailed information can be found about the programs – including videos showing the roles in action – and there are links to apply directly via Manpower Group.
  • For Companies – detailed information can be found about how the program can help your business, the financial incentives available, the process, and who you can speak to about participating in the program.