WorkBC Employment Services Centre

Our Employment Services Centres are here to support you in getting a job as quickly as possible — and keeping it. Here's how to find us and discover more about our services.

The first step in accessing these services is to contact a WorkBC Employment Services Centre near you. To view our interactive map, click here

Career Tools

Explore our work-related tools.

Regional Statistics

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Latest numbers from Kootenay region in 2012

Total population (Age 15+) 153,245
Unemployment rate 7.9 %
Total employment 74,800

Recent Job Openings

Search up-to-date job listings in your community and around the province.

B.C. Employment Programs

Check if you qualify for B.C. programs and services that could help you gain skills and find employment.

Some examples:

  • BladeRunners
  • Women in Trades training
  • Skills Connect for Immigrants
  • Labour Market Sector Solutions