Services for Employers

Delivered through regional ECE Service Centres, ECE provides supports to assist employers in addressing their workforce needs, including labour force training and workplace skills development and training.

Employment Standards

The Employment Standards Office serves the needs of both employers and employees by providing information and education on the rights of employees and the responsibilities of employers under the jurisdiction of the Employment Standards Act.

Job Bank

Job Bank is the leading source for jobs and labour market information. It offers users free occupational and career information such as job opportunities, educational requirements, duties, wages, and current employment trends and outlooks. In Job Bank, employers can post jobs, access employer resources that help with the hiring process, and find tips on managing and training employees.  All of these services are free. 

For employers looking to bring employees to the NWT from other countries, Job Bank will be an essential part of the promotion of the Northwest Territories’ Express Entry System for employing foreign national skilled workers.  Employers and jobseekers wishing to use the Express Entry System must apply through Job Bank.

For more information on bringing foreign workers to the NWT, please click here.


Employers Guide