Who Is Eligible?
All unemployed British Columbians who are eligible to work in B.C. can access
Each WorkBC Employment Services Centre works to ensure that everyone – including
immigrants, youth, Aboriginal Peoples, Francophones, persons with disabilities and
people living in rural and remote areas – has access to the same supports and
services no matter where they live in the province, so they can get back to work
Categories of Clients
For the purpose of determining eligibility for services where there are specific funder
requirements, there are three categories of clients.
* Employment Insurance (EI) Clients
* BC Employment and Assistance (BCEA) Clients
* General Clients (those who are neither EI nor BCEA Clients)
What Services Are Available?
WorkBC Employment Services Centres' integrated services and supports include:
* job search resources
* personal employment planning
* workshops and training
* specialized services
Trained staff will work with you to determine the services and supports that will help
you find success in your job search.
Job search resources
Each WorkBC Employment Services Centre has resources and tools available to
support your job search, including:
* computer workstations
* public telephones
* fax machine
* photocopy services
* Personal employment planning
If you need additional help getting started on your job search, staff at the centres can
help you build your personal employment plan. This plan will identify what you will
need to find a job, and will lay out the steps to help you get there.
Workshops and training
Each WorkBC Employment Services Centre holds regular workshops for people
interested in finding out more about getting ready for work and finding a job.
For some people, depending on their needs and eligibility, short- or longer-term
training may be needed to build the skills necessary for finding a job.
Staff will help you determine the workshops or training that will be most helpful to
If you are having trouble finding work because you live in a remote area; or if you have
a disability, language or cultural barrier; or for any other reason, your local WorkBC
Employment Services Centre will provide alternative service arrangements that can
Kitimat Community Services Society
The Employment Program of British Columbia
is funded by the Government of Canada and
the Province of British Columbia.
Kitimat WorkBC Employment
562 Mountainview Square,
Kitimat, B.C. V8C 2N2
Phone: (250) 632-6581
Toll Free: (866) 632-6581
Fax: (250) 632-6561
Monday to Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm
Closed statutory holidays
Please be aware that Kitimat WorkBC in not a placement agency.