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  • The fifth highest in Canada and second highest total construction volume in 2016, totaling $4.76 billion
  • Ontario’s second highest volume of new home sales and building permits
  • Some of Canada’s largest mixed use development projects: Markham Center, Vaughan Metropolitan Center, Richmond Hill / Langstaff Area, and Newmarket Center
  • 10,000 construction firms, real estate developers, engineering firms and trades contractors

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Located in: King City, ON

Priestly Demolition Inc. provides demolition, excavation, remediation, hazardous material abatement, and salvage services to the commercial, industrial, and institutional sectors of the construction industry in Ontario.  What started as a family owned and operated business over 40 years ago is now one of the largest and most trusted demolition contractors in Canada.  The company is founded on four key values that drive what we do for our clients and for each other – family, safety, integrity and innovation.  We encourage teamwork and respect, help develop individual strengths, and recognize the contribution our people make to our success.  We are accountable to one another, to our clients, to our partners, and to our community.


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Located in: Vaughan, ON

People are the backbone of DMS. Their expertise, dedication and commitment to excellence help us to grow and prosper. We in turn provide them with a workplace that fosters their personal growth and recognizes the need for them to unwind from time to time. Our social functions and recreational center provide our employees an opportunity to relax and recharge from the day to day grind which keeps them and us going strong together.


aquatech

Located in: Vaughan, ON

Aquatech has established itself as a leading name in dewatering and specialized pumping services for fluid handling applications. We work with a broad cross section of industries, providing the expertise in both designing responses and putting our teams into action to help manage any dewatering or pumping solution. Aquatech offers a wide range of career and advancement opportunities throughout North America with in-house training and benefit packages available.


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Located in: Richmond Hill, ON

NOR-LINE PLUMBING & MECHANICAL IS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK thanks to the hard work and dedication of the entire team that has been assembled over the past 33 years. Nor-Line is a mid-sized company and its size allows the managers and staff to work closely in an open and honest way. Relationships are very important: the relationships between the partners and the managers and staff are equally as important as the relationships with the customers. The four Service Managers, two of whom are owner-operators, are all very experienced in their trades and truly care about finding the best solutions for their customer’s mechanical wants and needs. They work closely with their service and administrative teams to deliver on quality and satisfaction. Nor-Line operates competitively with regards to compensating employees fairly as well as providing benefits that support general health and well being. We want our employees to be successful in their jobs and in their lives, and we provide the tools that will help them to achieve success. A great deal of attention is given to providing appropriate equipment such as late-model service vans, uniforms, well maintained shop tools, cell phones, and office supplies such as up-to-date computer hardware and software, etc. Health and Safety is always a priority! PPE and training is provided within their H&S program, which achieved a 95% score on the WSIB Workplace Audit. Our vast array of customers and experiences allows us to offer employees a variety of interesting and challenging work which they say makes their jobs more satisfying.