Employment in Yukon

Government Services

Foreign Credentials Referral Office (FCRO)¬†– Government of Canada’s website helping foreign-trained workers succeed in Canada. It provides valuable information for newcomers, persons planning to immigrate to and work in Canada, employers and various FCRO partners such as regulatory bodies and immigrant serving organizations.

Working in Canada¬†– Government of Canada’s site providing employment information for newcomers to Canada. Find out about jobs, wages, qualifications, and what you need to to before and after arriving in Canada.
Service Canada: Social Insurance Number – how to obtain a Social Insurance Number–you must have a SIN to work legally in Canada
Canadian Labour Market Information РGeneral and detailed information on local labour markets across Canada, including monthly bulletins for each province
National Occupational Classification & Career Handbook¬†– Since its introduction in 1992, the National Occupational Classification system continues to be the authoritative resource on occupational information in Canada. The NOC is used daily by thousands of people to understand the jobs found throughout Canada’s labor market.

Vocational Services


YuWin РProvides Yukon information about current jobs, the labour market, career planning, education and training.
Employment Central РEmployment Central offers employment services to all Yukoners. 

Canada Wise РCanada Wise provides settlement and information services for newcomers to Canada, including individual relocation, corporate relocation, and intercultural training.



Canada Business–Services for Entrepreneurs¬†– Provides information and support to develop your ideas and business plan, registering your business name, buying and financing a business, and various checklists and guides.
Strategic Canada’s Business and Consumer Site¬†– Timely business and consumer information: start a business and explore new markets, research trade and investment data by product or industry, keep up with technological innovation, access a library of consumer information.



Red Seal Trades РList of trades that fall under the Red Seal Program-a program maintaining the standard of excellence for skilled trades across the country.

Yukon Apprenticeship Training and Tradesperson Qualifications¬†–¬†Provides support services to help immigrants work in the trades in Yukon.


Job Search Websites


Yukon WorkinfoNET РProvides people in Yukon with ease of access to educational, training, employment, and labour market related information sources.
Employment Central РEmployment Central offers employment services to all Yukoners.
Job Bank РJob Search, Job Match, Job Alert, Résumé Builder and Career Navigator tools are available, as well as a Training and Careers section that will help you identify career options. Also discover the latest trends, employment prospects and salary ranges of skilled trades and occupations. (A Government of Canada Site)
Public Service Commission of Canada РThe Public Service of Canada offers a wide variety of employment opportunities in many fields and areas of specialization
Government of Yukon Jobs РSearch for careers in the Yukon public service
Workopolis РA source for finding employment and contract work in Canada. Search millions of jobs in all industries.

WowJobs – A source for finding over 100,000 jobs across Canada including advertised, classified and company sites.

Professional Associations

Canadian Professional Organizations of Canada– Comprehensive list of professional associations in Canada.