Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates a community information resource centre where anyone seeking employment and/or training can access services
Agency Services
Description (Service) Operates a community information resource centre where anyone seeking employment and/or training can access services
 
Job Seekers: 
Provides the following for job seekers:  
  • Assessment of skills and experience  
  • Information about different careers and occupations 
  • Local labour market, employment, and training opportunities  
  • Information about all Employment Ontario programs and services  
  • Referral to other community services 
  • Resumé preparation assistance 
  • Intensive assistance and support to prepare for employment 
  • On-the-job training and/or work experience support
 
Employers:  
Offers the following services to employers: 
  • Posts employment opportunities  
  • Identifies human resource skill requirements  
  • Matches position and workplace requirements to a participants' skills, capabilities, interests and experience 
  • Information on financial incentives to offset some of the costs of providing on-the-job training and work experience
Hours Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 8:30 am-6 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility
  • All individuals including people with jobs, those who are under-employed, people looking for work, students, apprentices, internationally trained individuals and employers 
  • Intensive assisted services such as personalized job search, job matching and placement, and job retention services, are for people who are unemployed and out of school
Application Call or drop in
 
Note: For general information on Employment Ontario services call the toll-free Employment Ontario hotline at 1-800-387-5656 (TTY 1-866-533-6339) or visit www.ontario.ca/employmentontario; www.ontario.ca/summerjobs
 
Personalized job search, job matching and placement, and job retention services require an assessment with Employment Advisor
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-473-3829
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-3935
Fax 807-622-1662
E-Mail new@confederationc.on.ca
Website www.northwestworks.ca
Primary Contact Reception; Phone: 807-473-3829 * 1-800-465-3935; Email: new@confederationc.on.ca
Primary Executive Jeff Sampson, Director; Phone: 807-473-3877 * 1-800-465-3935; Email: jsampso1@confederationc.on.ca
Alternate Executive Nick Lachetta, Service Delivery Manager; Phone: 807-476-6661
Site Location Confederation College Campus
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 1450 Nakina Dr
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 4W1
 
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Intersection Nakina Dr and Atikokan Dr
Mailing Address PO Box 398 
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 4W1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development