Based in Terrace and Smithers, employment specialists for northern BC are focused exclusively on helping job seekers in the area connect to employment in the local construction industry. Connect is a direct link to employers for local unemployed workers to enter the construction workforce and obtain skill sets that can open future opportunities with partner organizations LNG Canada and Coastal GasLink.
Interested employers and job applicants in the Terrace area should contact:
Steven Bernard, Regional Employment Placement Specialist
Interested employers and job applicants in the Smithers area should contact:
Louis Moolman, Regional Employment Placement Specialist
The Connect program participants are further supported by a Gear Up! fund to help new workers obtain the supports they need to be job-ready. Gear Up! assistance is awarded at the discretion of the program and based on need.