Government of Manitoba - Career Development

Career Development: Young Adult

Explore My Options

To make good decisions, you need lots of information. Research what opportunities are available in occupational areas and industry sectors so you can make more informed career decisions. Use occupational and Labour Market Information to learn about job vacancies, employment statistics, qualification requirements, compensation and working conditions for specific occupations. Here are some websites that will help you;

  • Job Bank
    The Job Bank is a free bilingual service that supports job seekers to access a variety of career development, career exploration and job search resources.
  • Apprenticeship Trades
    Find a wealth of information on apprenticeship trades with links to occupational information and educational requirements.
  • Manitoba Labour Market Information
    Investigate local labour markets across Manitoba including economic trends, unemployment rates and community information such as demographics.
  • Manitoba Alliance of Sector Councils
    Knowing about career opportunities in each industry is especially important in these changing economic times. Sector councils know what skills are in demand by employers in their sectors.
  • A Guide to Building a Career Portfolio (Adobe Icon 1.33 MB)
    This guide will help you effectively build a portfolio. It will walk you through the process of collecting, selecting and organizing the content of your portfolio and show you how to effectively use it for career planning and job search.