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Submitted by: Kootenay Employment Services – Fernie

Unemployment continues to plague our younger generation. The current spike in the youth jobless rate triggered by Covid-19, only compounded the existing challenges they experience in finding and keeping employment.  Youth in rural communities…

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Submitted by: WorkBC

This September marks the 6th annual Disability Employment Month in British Columbia. It is an opportunity to celebrate the diverse and unique abilities of many employees, as well as recognizing the inclusive employers and communities who support their…

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Address: 561 BC-3, Fernie, BC V0B 1M0

Contact: Agent Lauren Gervais

Business & Assets of Fernie Cattle Company for sale. The Fernie Cattle Company is a highly successful steakhouse located on a corner lot on Highway 3, impossible to miss when passing…

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Submitted by: WorkBC Centre Fernie

Covid-19’s impact on the local job market spread viciously and quickly. Like the rest of the country, Elk Valley residents are experiencing layoffs, reduced hours and job losses. The road to BC’s economy recovering is not…

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Address: 592 3 Ave, Fernie, BC V0B 1M0

Contact: Agent Jacqueline Fieldhouse

Mugshots Bistro, a Fernie icon for over 20 years deservedly continues to be a favorite place to meet and eat for locals and visitors to our valley, making this…

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Submitted by: Kootenay Employment Services

“Small business isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s for the brave, the patient and the persistent. It’s for the overcomer.” – Unknown

The East Kootenay has the third highest percentage of small business in BC with…

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The Fernie Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Tourism Fernie, is excited to officially launch this new website designed to attract much-needed workers to the Elk Valley. The ‘Work in Fernie’ workforce attraction website and online job board aims to…

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