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.

Summer Student and Internship Programs

The Government of Northwest Territories (GNWT) offers two employment programs for students and youth. 

The Summer Student Employment Program provides casual employment opportunities during the summer months for northern students completing or enrolled in a full time post-secondary program. 

The Internship Program provides full-time employment opportunities for northern graduates that have successfully completed their post-secondary program within the last 24 months or will complete all academic requirements for their program within six months of applying to the program.