Success Stories

Roberto Menendez – Guatemala – Administrative Assistant

Country: Guatemala

Date Hired: November 14, 2022

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

Employer: Manitoba Possible

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
Wrote my resume, taught me how to apply for jobs, helped me to get certified for Food Handlers, gave me more self confidence, taught me interview skills.

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
Job search websites, applied on line.

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
Work culture. Safety practices. Wellness programs.

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
Determine what kind of work you want to do, which place do you like to work for. Be confident about your previous job experience and knowledge. Apply for all possible opportunities, because you going to have more chances to find a job if you knock a lot of doors.