Success Stories

Celia Nguyen, Vietnam, Interpreter

Country: Vietam

Date Hired: Aug 2, 2022

Job Title: English and Vietnamese Interpreter

Employer: Cantalk Canada

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
IC consultant helped me to revise my resume and cover letter, connected me to job opportunities and employers. Besides, they searched relevant jobs that I am interested in and shared me to apply. They are so kind to offer me free relevant training courses to learn and upgrade my skills and adapt to Canadian culture and working place. I highly appreciate for IC help and support. Thank you so much, especially to Ms. Margaret Ko and Mr. Sascha.

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
Job search websites and applied online, Canada and company job fairs, jobs recommended by IC consultants, volunteer job to build network an seek career opportunities

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
Culture and legislative requirements on job and at working place.

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
- Keep daily job searching and should attend volunteer job to build network in canada and then you can find the job. - Never quit and keep a strong will, positive thinking during job seeking - Believe in yourself and can do attitude