Since 1978, Grand River Personnel has been providing excellent staffing, recruitment and training services to numerous businesses sectors across the Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge & Guelph Region, plus South West Ontario. CONTACT GRAND RIVER PERSONNEL TODAY.

Exclusive Search & Selection

Exclusive Search / Selection Service is designed to compliment and support your existing ‘In house’ search and recruitment team and the activities of your business.  By engaging a designated Professional Grand River Personnel Recruitment/Search Consultant, you are getting a focused and dedicated solution aimed at securing the highest level of candidates for an opening within the organization.

This service can be delivered on a Contingency or Retained basis.

Occupational Health & Safety Consulting

People are the lifeblood of any business.  Grand River Personnel is able to offer this service through a partnership with Grand River OHS.  These services include:

  • Workwell Audit Preparation
  • Risk and Hazard Assessment
  • Legal Compliance reviews
  • Accident and Incident Investigations
  • Training and Education
  • Project Safety Management

An initial FREE needs analysis is offered to establish if this service meets your needs.

Individual / Group Outplacement

Individual Outplacement Service:  This service is provided to businesses on a ‘as requested’ basis for an individual employee, who is considered an appropriate recipient of an ‘outplacement service’, the service is conducted at the offices of Grand River Personnel. The individual receives:

  • Development of a Job Search Action Plan
  • Resume and Cover Letter preparation and guidance
  • Job search guidance and assistance
  • Interview preparation

Group Outplacement Service:  This service is provided on a ‘as requested’ basis for a group of 5 (Five) or more employees, who are considered as appropriate recipients’ of an ‘outplacement service’.   The service could be conducted either ‘On Site’ at the businesses premises or ‘Off Site’ as appropriate, this service consist of 2 parts.

Part 1, the group would attend a half day training and development session and includes:

  • Job search and networking techniques and preparation
  • Resume and Cover Letter preparation
  • Interview techniques and preparation

Part 2, each individual of the group would receive a ‘One on One’ consultation and include:

  • Individual Job Search Action Planning
  • Resume and Cover Letter critique and advise
  • Interview preparation
Managed Recruitment Service

Managed Recruitment Service© [M.R.S.] is a unique customized solution designed, developed and deployed by Grand River Personnel.

This service gives businesses the ability, for the first time, to claim back the cost of the time expended and the material used during the recruitment process.

This service has been designed to ensure you identify the right person for your company and the role.

  • We investigate, develop and deploy the ideal attraction solution (single source advertising is no-longer used)
  • Conduct shortlisting and screening of all applicants and potential candidates
  • Assist in interview preparation and if required, conduct facilitated interviews
  • Coordinate and complete background and reference checks and obtain education verifications.

The good news for your business, is that unlike the traditional contingency based service – you are only charged for the time and material used.  And not the ‘large fee’ based upon the appointees projected 1st years annual salary.

Onsite HR Services

This service is designed to compliment your existing Human Resource Department, or to provide your business with a Human Resource Specialist to support the management team. We provide a HR professional or a Team to work ‘on your site’ who is skilled and highly experienced in the specialization area of your needs.

Prevention, Claims & Disability Management Consulting

The management of WSIB claims is a demanding activity and very quickly drains the internal resources of any company – this service offers businesses the benefit of a Specialist on call and as required.

Grand River Personnel has a partner who’s area of specialization is Claims/Case Management, including appeals.

An initial FREE needs analysis is offered to establish if this service meets your needs.