Phone 250-398-5133. Open 8:30-5:00 Monday – Friday
Closed for lunch 12:00 – 1:00 Tuesdays
Williams Lake Employment Services
- Employment counselling
- Resume and cover-letter assistance
- Interview techniques
- Assisted job search
- Educational planning
- Career decision-making
- Job posting board
- Internet job search
- A commitment to follow-up with you until you meet your employment goal.
Our Employment Counsellors are professionally trained and are committed to ensuring that clients get the assistance they need, employing a collaborative, client-centred approach. Individuals uncertain of their most suitable career direction can be assisted by completing personal profiles to identify career areas most likely to provide work satisfaction.
Counselling Services Include
- Assistance with identifying and resolving barriers to employment
- Assessment of needs
- Assessment of transferable skills
- Assistance developing Return-to-Work Action Plans
- Coaching to achieve goals set out in Return-to-Work Action Plans
- Referrals to appropriate support services
- Assistance with resume and cover letter preparation
- Assistance accessing the Internet for work search and labour market information
- Assistance with preparing financial documentation to access funding resources for training
- Provide personal coaching to increase work search and interview skills
To view a list of workshops, click here
Local job postings are compiled and updated as they come in. They are on this web site, hung on the job board in the office, and available in print form to take with you.
To best assist our job-seeking clientele we offer free job postings for employers. The employer can access the JOB POSTING FORMS on the web site or at our office.
TARGETED SKILLS SHORTAGE PROGRAM
For details of the Targeted Skills Shortage Program (TSSP), click here.
For Employers: Download form here
For Employees: Download form here
SERVICES FOR YOUTH
Details of the services available to youth are available at the website shown below.
Horton Ventures Inc. and Williams Lake Employment Services
281 1st Avenue North
Williams Lake BC V2G 1Y7
Ph: 250 398-5133
Fax: 250 398-5103