Fort Nelson Employment Services Inc. acknowledges the diverse Indigenous Peoples of the region, including the Dene, Cree, Dunne Tsáá, Che´ Ne Dane, Dene Tha´and Kaska peoples, many of whom are connected through kinship networks, and the enduring presence of the Métis community. Together, we call upon our collective honored traditions in developing a welcoming and vibrant region for today and future generations.

Fort Nelson Employment Services Inc. (FNESI) is a BC Certified Career Development Agency.  FNESI has provided services to the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality (NRRM) since 1996. FNESI is committed to providing employment services for clients of the NRRM that supports clients in achieving and sustaining employment.  FNESI has a long-standing reputation with job seekers, employers, and community agencies for providing accountable and effective services.

Fort Nelson Employment Services Inc. is committed to building a diverse and truly inclusive company as we strongly believe that inclusivity in company culture is essential in every workplace.

Our Staff

Our team is committed to the highest quality of client service as we foster a work culture that supports individuals in finding and maintaining employment in a respectful, inclusive, and engaging manner.  Staff are committed to the principle of life-long learning to maintain and improve professional and personal growth to enhance their skills, knowledge, and competence. Staff providing career-related development services are BC Certified Career Development Practitioners (CCDP).  All staff are supported with professional development and are encouraged to achieve their CCDP designation.



FNESI – Subcontractor – Fort Nelson WorkBC Employment Services Centre (Contractor – Employment Connections North Corp) – Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction


FNESI – Employment Program of BC Contract holder with the Province of BC, Employment and Labour Market Services Division


FNESI – Employment and Assistances Services Agreement Human Resource Development Canada contract holder, funded by the Government of Canada (HRDC)


Fort Nelson Employment Services – Employment Assistance Services Agreement, – Fort Nelson Aboriginal Friendship Society contract holder funded by Human Resources Development Canada 


Fort Nelson Employment Services – Work Connections/Employment Assistance Services Agreement, Fort Nelson Aboriginal Friendship Society contract holder Co-funded Ministry of Advanced Education, Training & Technology and Human Resources Development Canada

Past Projects

  • Northeast Regional Skills Training Plan

Company Culture & Values

Mission Statement

To promote, empower and encourage labour market self-sufficiency by providing employment-related services and information in a positive, respectful atmosphere.

FNESI has a strong community presence and knows as a culturally sensitive community service provider with considerable experience working with individuals that have faced multiple barriers to employment.  

FNESI is committed to delivering a full suite of employment programs and services to unemployed and precariously employed British Columbians and eligible clients in the NRRM. With short-term and long-term interventions available, we provide assistance to both find and maintain employment.

FNESI strives to provide employment-related services to the community that provides the most effective, suitable, and direct route for Clients to achieve attachment or re-attachment to the labour market through a sustainable employment opportunity.

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