Success Stories

Maxim Musikhin – Russia – General Labourer

Country: Russia

Date Hired: June 17, 2019

Job Title: General Labour

Employer: Cassidy Manufacturing

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
Talked to my friends/classmates, visited employers using yellow pages, job search websites, job fair, applied online help from Immigrant Centre and OFE.

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
In Canada I work at a faster pace; there are more rules; there is more respect in the workplace than in my home country.

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
Give out your resume a lot; don’t be shy to tell people that you are looking for a job; focus on your skills when talking to employers.