The Government of the Northwest Territories is focused on responding to the Public Health Emergency related to COVID 19. As a result, recruitment activities will be focused on ensuring that critical positions are staffed including, but not limited to positions in the health care sector and other essential areas. Please note, as a result of this change, you may experience slight delays in service. We thank you for your patience.


The Help menu provides instructions and tips to help use this website to apply for career opportunities. 

Help sections for eRecruit, the application process, resume assistance, writing a cover letter and the interview process are available to help potential applicants from the application to the interview.

If you encounter an issue not covered in this section please contact Careers Support by phone at 1-867-767-9154 or email at

If you experience issues submitting your resume and are concerned about missing the job closing deadline, please submit your resume using the "GNWT Inquiries" information located at the bottom of every job posting.