Success Stories

Jared Fernandez – Philippines – Software Developer

Country: Philippines

Date Hired: September 20, 2021

Job Title: Software Developer

Employer: Online Business Systems

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
The 3 days employment training! Very helpful in preparing for the job hunt, resume building, dressing up for interviews and the interview!

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
Talked to my friends and applied online

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
Working in Canada has a work life balance because the culture is family oriented and always looks out for the welfare of the people, not just profits

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
Be patient and while waiting, prepare! Maximize the service being provided by government supported group like Immigrant Centre Manitoba! The support they give is overwhelming!