General Motors Expands Take 2 Program to Canada


General Motors Expands Take 2 Program to Canada

2017-05-01

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OSHAWA – General Motors continues to enhance a career re-entry module by a launch of
Take 2 in Canada. The module provides training, veteran growth and networking opportunities for gifted professionals returning to a workforce after holding a mangle from their career for dual or some-more years. The positions will be geared during engineering professionals and will be for chain during a new Canadian Technical Centre in Markham, Ontario.

“We are in a midst of employing adult to 700 engineers to support a enlargement of a engineering and module work in Canada and a Take 2 module is a good approach to strech out to gifted talent that can assistance us rise a destiny of personal mobility in Canada,” pronounced Adam Kooy, Take 2 module manager for Canada. “The Take 2 module will yield possibilities with a skills and collection to safeguard their success with a assistance of managers and mentors.” 

The Take 2 module that began in Michigan in early 2016, offers possibilities paid 12-week positions that run from mid-September by early December. Upon successful execution possibilities will accept full-time permanent offers of employment.

Wendy Kwiecinski, GM reserve debate engineer, rejoined GM as partial of a initial Take 2 cohort. After holding an extended mangle from her career, she was prepared to reenter a workforce, though was endangered that her skills were outdated. “Through a support of a other participants who had also stepped divided for a while, a Take 2 module helped me comprehend that a skills we acquired during my break, while different, are only as useful as those we would have grown had we remained in a workforce,” pronounced Kwiecinski.

“I honour GM on this beginning as these re-entry programs offer a absolute confidence-building new pathway for people who have an engineering grade to lapse into a workforce and minister their believe and talents,” pronounced Mary A. Wells, Ontario Network of Women in Engineering (ONWiE) Chair, and Associate Dean Outreach, Faculty of Engineering and Professor of Materials Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo.

Interested, competent possibilities can find some-more information and contention applications during www.gm.ca/careers.

About General Motors in Canada

General Motors of Canada Company markets Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles by Canada’s largest play network, as good as OnStar and MAVEN services. Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, GM Canada employs some-more than 8,700 people opposite a nation and is a famous personality in modernized manufacturing, immature operations, active safety, and unconstrained and connected car record investigate and development. More information on a association can be found during www.gm.ca, www.gminnovates.ca or by following @GMcanada on Twitter.