About

Manitoba Start connects business to a world-class workforce and is the leading provider of career development services for newcomers to the Province.

Our Work with Employers

Manitoba Start addresses employers’ recruitment needs by connecting business to the highly skilled and job-ready newcomers who move to our province. We support employers with customized tools and resources to retain a diverse workforce and create inclusive workplaces.

Our Work with Newcomers

Each year, over 6,000 newcomers from more than 120 countries visit Manitoba Start to connect to settlement, orientation, language, and employment services. The majority of newcomers are internationally educated professionals and skilled workers. We provide services to help newcomers find sustainable employment:

  • Employment preparation workshops
  • Qualifications recognition information
  • Personalized career coaching
  • Resume development
  • Job search assistance
  • Networking opportunities

Since 2010, we have served over 30,000 new immigrants to Manitoba.

Manitoba Start is a not-for-profit organization with charitable status and funded by the Government of Canada and the Government of Manitoba.

“You were always ready to supply me with great prospects.”

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Ahmed, Associate Owner, Shoppers Drug Mart (2422)

“Manitoba Start knows how to support and get new Manitobans off to a great start!”

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Leslie Wilson, HR Coordinator, Visions of Independence