Government of Manitoba - Career Development

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Explore the World of Work: Getting a Job

A Guide to Conducting an Effective Job Search

This guide will help support you through a job search process. You will learn how to prepare for a job search, research jobs, network and negotiate offers. (Adobe Icon 563 KB)

A Guide to Writing Cover Letters and Other Employment-Related Letters

This guide will help you write an effective cover letter. It includes information about targeted cover letters, emailing cover letters and other types of letters (e.g. thank you letters). (Adobe Icon 1.68 MB)

A Guide to Writing Resumes

This is a guide to writing an effective resume that is visually appealing, targeted to the job and will get noticed by employers. (Adobe Icon 2.09 MB)

A Guide to Outstanding Interviews

This guide will help you prepare for interviews so you can effectively demonstrate your skills, experience and talents. (Adobe Icon 915 KB)

A Guide to Completing Applications

After reviewing this guide you will be able to prepare and collect employer information prior to the application process, create and use a master application and complete all sections of an application form. (Adobe Icon 545 KB)

Job Banks

Visit job banks to see what jobs are available here and elsewhere.

Training and Employment Services - Jobs and Careers

Training and Employment Services helps unemployed persons to find jobs and provides many other related services such as; employment needs assessment, employment counselling, job referrals to the Red River Floodway Expansion Project and Northern Generating Stations, information on the labour market, education and training, and access to computers for finding jobs. Training and Employment Services may also provide financial assistance for training to those who are eligible.

Job Preparation Resources

Information on how to develop a resume, helpful tips on interviews.

Finding Work in Manitoba

Links to government job preparation, finding work, career exploration, funding, employment skills and labour market information sites.

Opportunities Manitoba - Careers

The MB4Youth Website connects youth to over 220 programs, resources and services for youth. The website provides information for youth on a wide range of topics such as education, training, employment, recreation, the environment and much more.

Job Referral Service

Job seekers are welcome to register with any of the projects listed.

The Manitoba Companies Directory

The Manitoba Companies Directory: allows you to connect to, submit, search for Manitoba companies by sector, name or market.

The official online job search resource hosted By Dick Bolles, author of “What Color is Your Parachute”.

Workplace Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition for Job Seekers

Workplace Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition is a process used to identify, document, assess and recognize skills and knowledge. PLAR can help you to identify the skills and knowledge you have for employment opportunities.

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