Success Stories

Shaista Anjum – Pakistan – Research Assistant

Country: Pakistan

Date Hired: August 23, 2021

Job Title: Research Assistant

Employer: Centre of Healthcare Innovation/University of Manitoba

How did the Immigrant Centre help you to find a job in Canada?
(Margaret Ko, my assigned Employment Facilitator) used to send me jobs list relevant to me. I got the immigration Center certificate and learnt how to apply and update my resume.

What types of job search techniques did you use to find your job?
Job search websites Jobs applied with the help of Ms. Margaret.

What differences have you noticed between working in Canada and working in your home country?
It would be my first experience working in Canada.

What advice would you give to immigrants and newcomers looking for work?
Prepare your resume with your best outcome features on it. Give out your resume a lot. Don’t be shy to tell people you are looking for a job. Focus on your skills when talking to the employer