Employment Ontario - Employment Services

CDSSAB Employment Services is a service delivery agent for Employment Ontario Programs funded by the Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) in Cochrane, Iroquois Falls and Matheson.  Our Employment Resource Workers completes assessments and referrals regarding career planning, job search and job retention to individuals working less than 20 hours per week or looking for better employment.  We also provide assistance to employers with their hiring needs and offer training incentives.


Client Assisted Services:

Service Needs Determination (career assessment and exploration)

Employment readiness workshops

Assisted job search – job referrals and job search strategies

Labour market information

Ongoing collaboration and refers to appropriate community partners and outside agencies


Make an appointment with an Employment Resource Worker: https://feat.findhelp.ca/


Access to Employment and Subsidy Programs:


Additional resources can be found: Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development  


Resource Centres

Located in Iroquois Falls, Cochrane and Matheson.  Available as non-assisted services to all individuals of the community.  Our Resource Centre Clerks are available to provide one-on-one assistance with your job search.  Job seekers may utilize any of the following resources:

Job and Training Boards

Resume and Cover Letter Assistance

Access to Labour Market Information

Computer and Internet access

Printer, Fax, Photocopier and Telephone to make employment contacts

Online Certificate Training (Various Occupational Health and Safety Training Courses) 



149 Fifth Avenue, Cochrane, ON / 705-272-5745

33 Ambridge Drive, Iroquois Falls, ON / 705-232-4095

385 Railway St, Matheson, ON / 705-273-2334


Email: ESCochrane@cdssab.on.ca


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