Manitoba Start Diversity makes
good business sense.

Manitoba Start Paris Building Entrance Manitoba Start Paris Building Entrance


Manitoba Start is the first place to go when you arrive in Winnipeg.

Learn More
Conference Conference


Find skilled workers and diversify your workplace.

Learn More
Smiling Employee Smiling Employee


Plan for settlement and job success before you move.

Learn More
Career Month Event Career Month Event


Develop skills and prepare for employment with our career services.

Learn More


As we respond to the challenges posed by COVID-19, please be advised that we are open Virtually (online) – Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Our workshops, events and one-on-one appointments will continue to be held virtually (online).

Newcomers and clients are encouraged to email us at or phone us at 204-944-8833.


Join our Labour Market Connections Program, a series of live-broadcasted events through GoToWebinar designed to assist you (newcomers) in entering the Manitoba Labour Market. These webinars will provide you with an opportunity to better understand Manitoba industries and the related career pathways and/or steps to pursue licensing within your internationally trained professions. You also have the opportunity to have your questions answered (in either English or French).

Newcomers & Manitoba Start Clients

The following services are offered virtually.

Intake Services

  • Manitoba Start registrations
  • Referrals to Settlement Partners Organizations

Career Services

  • Employability Skills Workshops
  • One-on-one coaching
  • Resume development
  • Interview prep (live simulation)
  • Qualification Recognition Information
  • Professional licensing Information
  • Live broadcast events (check website)

To register for Manitoba Start services or for general inquiries, email your Career Coach, or phone 204-944-8833.  Phone and email inquiries will be returned within 24 hours.

Virtual Live Events

  • November 17 – Webinar: Spotlight on Qualification Recognition – CPA Manitoba
  • November 18 – Webinar: Spotlight on Business – Manitoba Construction Sector Council
  • November 19 – Webinar: Spotlight on Business – Manitoba Trucking Association
  • November 24 – Webinar: Spotlight on Business – Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)

Manitoba Start is the first step for all new immigrants to the province.

Manitoba start new immigrants

All newcomers visit Manitoba Start to connect to settlement, orientation, language, and employment services. Manitoba Start is the leading provider of career development services to newcomers to the Province, and addresses employers’ hiring needs by connecting employers to highly skilled, job-ready newcomers.

We help newcomers prepare for employment in Winnipeg and connect business to the world-class workforce we serve.

How To
Get Started

  • Gather the required documents
  • Visit Manitoba Start to register
  • Receive free services


Speakers at Career information event

Stay up-to-date with events & training opportunities, in the following categories: Employer Cafes, Information Sessions, Industry Insights & Talks, Lunch ’n’ Learns, Job Fairs, Workplace Tours, Programs & Training. All events are at Manitoba Start, unless otherwise specified.

Manitoba Start Logo

271 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2A8

204 944 8833

Go to all Events icon-arrow-right

Featured Jobs

Join the free Manitoba Start Mailing List

* indicates required