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Friday, October 30, 2015

Sutherland Global Services Hiring Students to Fill Over 300 New Jobs!

Great news for University of Windsor and St. Clair College Students

Windsor, Ontario Canada –Friday, October 30, 2015 – At today’s media conference held by the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation, Sutherland Global Services announced they would begin hiring immediately to fill over 300 new positions.   

Lori Atkinson, Senior Director, Head of Canadian Operations for Sutherland Global Services said, “Sutherland is thrilled to be able to engage and offer flexible part time jobs to the student community at the University of Windsor and St. Clair College.  We are so excited to be part of the revitalization of a vibrant and student-centric downtown Windsor.”

Drew Dilkens, Mayor of the City of Windsor added, “This is a win-win announcement on a number of fronts. This is great news for Sutherland that they are expanding with yet another hi-tech company from the Silicon Valley, great news for students looking for flexible part-time employment particularly in the downtown core, and of course great news for the City of Windsor to now have over 1,500 Sutherland Global employees working in downtown Windsor.”

“We are very proud to have Sutherland Global as an important business partner within our region. Since Sutherland Windsor was established in 2006 they have continued to grow and contribute to the region’s economy. The economic impact Sutherland Windsor is making to the downtown core with the offering of 300 new jobs for students, clearly demonstrates their commitment to our region,” stated Marty Komsa, Chairperson of the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation. 

The start date for the 300 new hires is scheduled for November 9, 2015. Candidates can apply at 500 Ouellette Avenue - Downtown Windsor where a very cool, fun renovation is happening! – lounge area with games, study space, coffee bar, etc. and can also be submitted online at www.qhire.net/549019.  The WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation will also be accepting resumes at their office - 700 California St. 2nd Floor located in the University of Windsor’s Engineering Building.

About Sutherland Global Services  Established in 1986, Sutherland Global Services is a global BPO and technology-enabled services company offering an integrated set of back-office and customer facing front-office services that support the entire customer lifecycle. It is one of the largest, independent BPO companies in the world serving marquee clients in major industry verticals. Headquartered in Rochester, New York, United States, Sutherland employs over 36,000 professionals and has nearly 60 global delivery centers in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Colombia, Egypt, Estonia, India, Jamaica, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, the Philippines, Slovakia, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom.

Media Contacts:
Lori Atkinson, Sutherland Global Services - Senior Director, Head of Canadian Operations -519.792.3572
Lana Drouillard, W-E Economic Development Corp. Director Marketing/Communications – 519 259-9600

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