|Description||Operator of regional job search engines|
Vicinity Jobs Inc is a Canadian company based in Newmarket, Ontario. It operates a network of regional job search engines each serving a distinct separate Canadian community. Its focus is on helping residents of each community to avoid unnecessary long-distance commutes and relocations. Vicinity Jobs Inc also links jobs found on other web sites with employer profiles. The company provides fixed-cost online job advertising packages to employers, involving placement on its own and other web sites and distribution of job advertisments to non-profit community partners of Vicinity Jobs.
The company also provides regional hiring demand reporting services to municipal government clients, and has built a data warehouse and a system of analytic tools providing access information to historic hiring demand trends data by region, company, industry, employment category, and various job quality metrics. Vicinity Jobs Inc also operates its own system of custom stock market indices.