Employer Wage Incentive – Workforce Expansion 

Department of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour, Government of New Brunswick

Applies only to: New Brunswick

You could receive temporary wage reimbursements when you create permanent jobs or annually recurring seasonal jobs for unemployed individuals.

Priority will be given to employees from the following groups:

  • Aboriginals
  • Recent post-secondary graduates
  • Social assistance recipients
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Older workers
  • Visible minorities
  • Newcomers

Subsidies cover 50-70% of the hourly wage to a maximum of $8 per hour. The assistance periods range from 7 to 24 weeks.

Other conditions apply.