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1953 - Manufacturing/Production Manager Career Mentor (Virtual or In-Person)
Position Address:
'VIRTUAL', from the mentor's residence, and 'in person' if mutually agreed upon
Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon, Virtual


Want to make a difference in someone's life while developing your own professional skills? Consider mentoring an immigrant professional in your field through TRIEC Mentoring Partnership delivered by Sheridan College.   Mentees gain insight into their profession in Canada and Mentors hone their coaching, leadership and cross-cultural skills. Mentor-mentee pairs can meet virtually (Skype, Phone, Zoom, FaceTime etc.) READ ON to find out how you can have an impact on an immigrant professional's career path.


Mentors work one-on-one with a mentee and support them in:

* Understanding the Canadian context of their profession and workplace culture

* Developing job search strategies and professional networks

* Sharing information on their industry and occupation

Mentors are NOT expected to find a job for their mentee.

PLEASE APPLY FOR THIS INTERESTING OPPORTUNITY AT YOUR EARLIEST CONVENIENCE by clicking on the yellow 'Apply Now!' box (above), which also will take you to Sheridan College's 'information page' online about the Program. After submitting your application, please monitor your email (incl. 'Junk/Spam' folders) and leave space on your voicemail for communications from Sheridan College.


Benefits for the MENTOR:

* Enhance leadership and coaching skills

* Develop cross-cultural communication skills

* Gain a better understanding of the skills and experience that immigrants bring

* Become more aware of the job market and industry trends

* Gain access to professional development customized to address mentor needs

Benefits for the MENTEE:

* Better understanding of the Canadian workplace and industry needs

* Develops more effective job search strategies


  • Minimum Age - 26
  • Mentors should have at least 2 years of recent experience Manufacturing / Production Management.  An engeering background (especially MECHANICAL) would also be an asset
  • You are able to commit to a 3 MONTH volunteering engagement (see TIME COMMITMENT, below)

SCREENING of applicants will be virtual/remote (Tel/Email/Online interviewing), unless otherwise advised.

Min Age: 26   
Police Check: Not required   
Resume:Not required   
Driver's Licence: Not required   
Proof of Vaccination: Not required

Time Commitment
This is a Short Term (3 months or less) commitment
Shifts are available Anytime

FLEXIBLE: Day/times are based primarily on the volunteer's availability. Mentors are asked to volunteer 18 hours over 3 months (approximately 1.5 hours per week)


ORIENTATION is provided online for Mentors. Mentors also have access to on-line resources, professional development, and the support of a mentoring coach throughout their mentoring relationship.

More Details
Areas of Interest: Education & Learning, Career Mentorship, Settlement & Integration, Newcomer Support
Accessibility: Unknown
Ideal for: Individuals, Groups

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