What is MEC?

HISTORY: The Maskwacis Employment Center (MEC) was created in partnership with the Ermineskin Cree Nation, Louis Bull Tribe, Montana Cree Nation, Samson Cree Nation, Alberta Human Services (Alberta Works), and Aboriginal Affairs & Northern Development Canada in 2008. We officially opened our doors to the public on February 1, 2009. In developing MEC, the Hobbema First Nations envisioned a center that was community-based, community-focussed, community-supported and community-directed. To address each individual’s unique needs, a program with a holistic approach that in cooperation with other programs and services addresses the employment needs of the Maskwacis people. VISION STATEMENT: The Maskwacis Employment Center Society is committed to promoting the self sufficiency of our Maskwacis members. MISSION: MEC is dedicated to assisting and promoting successfully self-sustained Maskwacis members to prepare for, obtain and maintain employment through employment services and industry partnerships.

MEC Services
Employer Connections                       
Job Fairs                                             
Workplace Training Contracts
Job Finders
Resume & Cover Letter preparation 
Interview Preparation
Labour Market Information
Client Skills Database
Exposure Courses
Client, Computers, Fax, Telephone
Career & Employment Workshops/Planning
Student Support & In-School Youth Program
Enhanced Service Delivery
See our Events page to stay up-to-date on career and employment activities hosted by MEC and other organizations in Maskwacis. 
Be sure to view our Employment section for the most recent job opportunities in Maskwacis and surrounding areas. 
We encourage you to visit regularly in order to take advantage of any opportunities. 
Stop by our office, to meet with a Job Coach and our friendly staff for a more in-depth employment service experience. 
 Lastly, we also have a Facebook site - like us or become a member today!  

Mailing Address  P.O.Box 2470 Monday to Friday Hobbema, AB T0C-1N0

Hours of Operation 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Closed noon-1 pm)
Contact the Office: 780.585.4450 Fax: 780.585.4456
Located in Ermineskin mall

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