NIEFS & WorkBC: Collaborating for Community Employment

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Port Hardy, B.C. The regions largest employment assistance organization is North Island Employment Foundations (NIEFS) and their staff works to connect people with employers and places!

“NIEFS is a charitable community-based not-for-profit organization and the major employment agency for Northern Vancouver Island. As a leader in workforce development we provide services to over 5000 job seekers and 500 companies annually. As an organization, we have been actively connecting employers with workers since 1986!

With 28 years in business, NIEFS is a cornerstone in our community building extensive partnerships with businesses, other organizations, communities and individuals in Campbell River and across the North Island. These partnerships are integral to our ability to assist people to build self-sufficiency through active and sustainable participation in the labour market and assist employers to hire the right people, with the right skills at the right time contributing to a strong, resilient and healthy community.” (

If you’re looking for work on the North Island, NIEFS is the natural place to start.