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Immigrant Centre helps Manitoba Employers hire qualified employees. Whether you are a small business owner or a large corporation, we would be delighted to work with you! All recruitment services are free.

Contact our Employer Liaisons

Yachar Barakat
P: (204) 943-9969 Ext 251

Our free Services for Employers

Recruitment Services

  • Free job postings on our website, Facebook page and job boards
  • Weekly employer hiring events, tours and visits 
  • Free office space for employers to hold interviews 
  • Pre-screening of qualified candidates

Training Support for Newcomer Employees

  • Translation of Employer Training Manuals*
  • Interpretation Services for new employees with lower English skills*

*Some restrictions may apply

Employment Department Hours

Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Helpful Links for Manitoba Employers

Canada Job Grant  Up to $10,000 per employee to help cover the cost of training

Canada Summer Jobs  Cover 50% of student wages if hired for the summer

Career Focus Funding to hire young people if you can give them useful work experience.

Housing Internship Initiative for First Nations and Inuit Youth Housing-related business may qualify for wage subsidies to hire and train First Nations or Inuit youths.

Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities Funds for persons with disabilities who are starting a business and/or businesses wanting to hire someone with a disability

Skills Link Money to hire and train youth between the ages of 15 and 30 to work on your projects

Training and Employment Services APPLIES ONLY TO: MANITOBA  Find the help you need to build your small business workforce.

Youth Employment Program Financial assistance to hire a skilled post-secondary graduate to work on your innovative project.

CareerConnect ICT wage subsidy for employers Receive up to $14,000 to hire an unemployed or underemployed post-secondary graduate for an ICT position

College and Institutes Canada Clean Tech Internship  Employers can receive a wage subsidy to hire an intern for an environmental position.

Mitacs Accelerate Recruiting a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow to research technology projects.

TECTERRA Geomatics Technology Programs Entrepreneurs in the geomatics industry, can access funding and resources to develop and commercialize business.

Grants and financing  Learning about the different types of financing that are available for new businesses.