Fort William First Nation

Site: Employment Resource Centre

Service: Employment and Training

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Provides employment related support and training initiatives for community members
 
Offers the following services:  
  • Assessments of skills and experience  
  • Information about a variety of careers and occupations  
  • Local labour market, employment and training opportunities  
  • Information and referrals to other community support and services 
  • Assistance with resume writing, computer and internet use, fax and photo copy 
  • Assistance in developing effective job search strategies and resume preparation  
  • Advice for preparing for interviews and employment
 
Programs offered may include: 
  • Disability supports 
  • Entrepreneurial development 
  • Mobility and employment start-up assistance 
  • Purchase of training  
  • Wage subsidy  
  • Youth work experience program
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Fort William First Nation
Eligibility Members of Fort William First Nation
Application
  • Call or drop-in for information about application procedures for each program 
  • Workshops and training seminars advertised on website, in newsletter and at Employment Resource Centre
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-622-6931
Toll Free Phone 1-866-892-8687
Fax 807-623-5190
E-Mail GingerRandle@fwfn.com
Website www.fwfn.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Ginger Randle, Employment and Training Coordinator
Primary Executive Renee Boucher, Director of Youth and Social Development; Phone: 807-623-9543 ext 260; Email: reneeb@fwfn.com
Site Location Fort William Reserve is located on W shore of Lake Superior, south of and adjacent to the city of Thunder Bay
Located In Community Fort William First Nation
Address Employment Resource Centre
90 Anemki Dr, Ste 200
Fort William First Nation, ON P7J 1L3
 
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Intersection Anemki Dr and Mission Rd
Mailing Address c/o Employment Resource Centre 
Business Complex 
90 Anemki Dr, Ste 200 
Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1L3
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Not Accessible; Parking -- Accessible with designated parking spot; Washroom -- Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)