Workforce Adjustment Services

Workforce Adjustment Services – Thompson

The Northern Manitoba Sector Council in partnership with the Joint Vale - USW Local 6166 Worker Adjustment Committee is providing workforce adjustment services. Services are available to help lessen the impact of job loss for all Vale and Vale Contractor workers affected by the workforce reductions at Vale.

Affected workers will be assisted in finding alternate employment by completing a confidential assessment and developing an individualized plan. To ensure plan success, referrals will be made to community organizations that currently provide the required services, or they will be provided by one of our Employment Consultants. Services may include:

  • Job Search
  • Resume Writing
  • Interview Preparation
  • Individual Employment Counselling
  • Labour Market Information & Opportunities
  • Training/Retraining options
  • Self-Employment Information
  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Financial Planning for Retirement
  • Personal Counselling
  • Upgrading Information
  • Other Needs as Identified

Workforce Adjustment Services are available at Unit #105 - 7 Selkirk Ave, Thompson; 10am to 12 noon and 5pm to 7pm Monday to Friday. Hours may change and/or increase based on demand. Saturday appointments can be arranged if required.

Appointments can be booked by calling (204)778-6052 (confidential voice mail) or by e-mailing one of our Employment Consultants:

 Kunal Mahajan, Employment Consultant @ [email protected]

Karen Amyotte, Employment Consultant @ [email protected]

Lori Simon, Workforce Adjustment Coordinator @  [email protected]