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Get Hired! Week of June 10 2024

Check back for job opportunities and tips week-to-week.

June 10, 2024 — 

Are you looking for work, trying to get that first job, or gain experience in your field of study? You will not want to miss the weekly edition of Get Hired by Career Services!

Get access to timely updates on what is happening in the job market and the inside scoop from UMConnect (formerly Career Connect).

Each week we will also share upcoming conference and information session opportunities.

Who’s Hiring?

Part-Time/Summer Employment/Casual Opportunities

  • The Manitoba government is hiring a casual Direct Support Provider (4048) in Cranberry Portage, Flin Flon, Snow Lake, Thompson, Dauphin, and Swan River, MB. Position is open until filled.  
  • The YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg is hiring a Camp Stephens Counsellor and Camp Stephens Assistant Counsellor for the summer. Positions open until filled. For more opportunities at the YMCA checkout their website!
  • The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are hiring a number of positions including Stadium Operations Seasonal Staff and Field Operations Technician. Join their Talent Portal to get notified of Jobs with Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Valour FC and IG Field.
  • Encore is hiring several positions in Winnipeg including Event Lighting Technical Specialist.  Checkout Disability Solutions for accessible job opportunities across Canada.  
  • St. Leon’s Market is recruiting for a variety of positions this summer. Great for students with bilingual skills. Apply today!
  • Loblaws is hiring many positions in Winnipeg including a Bilingual Customer Service representative (R2000461819).
  • The Community Services Department is hiring part time Recreation Technicians (124156) for wading pools, recreation facilities, and preschool, children’s, and youth summer programs for Summer 2024.  Deadline is June 28.
  • The Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP) has a variety of work opportunities, both part-time and full-time for students. Apply to their Ongoing Student Recruitment Inventory (also includes Employment Opportunity for Students with Disabilities (EOSD) & Indigenous Student Employment Opportunity (ISEO)) to get involved!
  • There are 17 openings for part-time, casual, and summer positions available on UM Connect within the Job Postings tab! Check out the Customer Service Specialist at Global Drain Technologies- Engineering (71892). Deadline is June 20.

** UM Students: to access opportunities on UM Connect make sure you are logged into your account to follow the links to postings directly! Please note that UM alumni are also able to create an account to access these postings. **


** UM Students: to access opportunities on UM Connect make sure you are logged into your account to follow the links to postings directly! Please note that UM alumni are also able to create an account to access these postings. **


Career Fairs, Information Sessions and Conferences provide an excellent way for you to learn more about your field, to network and to find the opportunities available in it.  Employers attend career fairs and trade show booths to inform students of future opportunities as well as look for talented students/graduates for current positions. Check out these upcoming events!

  • Mark your calendar! The U of M is hosting the annual ASE Career Fair at UMSU University Centre on October 9. More details to come in August.
  •  Plugged In is a free networking and community building event by TECHMB for early tech professionals to learn about local resources. The next event is June 24 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at RRC Polytech. Register today!
  • The Advanced Digital and Professional Training (ADaPT) Program is a cost-free digital and professional skills development program that provides career coaching support and work placements for participants. They are now accepting applicants for their 2024 Alberta/BC cohort to take place between July 16 and September 22. There is an information session happening Thursday, June 13th at 12:00 PM MT. Manitoba students are welcome to apply, just note the time difference. Deadline to apply for the cohort is June 23.
  • Career Fair Canada is hosting a Winnipeg Career Fair and Training Expo at the RBC Convention Center on June 12. Exhibitors include the City of Winnipeg, the Government of Manitoba, Royal Canadian Navy, and many more. Registration is free.
  • Are you a scholar, decision maker, researcher, or practitioner interested in a sustainable future and innovation in digital transformation? The 2nd International Conference on Advancing Sustainable Futures (ICASF 2024) is being hosted in Abu Dhabi. Academics, practitioners, and research students are invited to submit working and full papers. Virtual presentations are also welcome! Deadline for submissions is June 25, July 15, and September 15.
  • Falling Walls Lab will be happening on September 11. It is a global pitch competition uniting students and professionals with breakthrough ideas. This event supports innovation and communication skills, promoting collaboration and sustainability. Academic institutions worldwide host these labs, allowing participants three minutes to present solutions to pressing challenges. Applications due July 15.
  • Are you a live performing arts professional or student? Do you have specific knowledge that you would like to share with industry peers? Are you wanting access to sponsorship opportunities? Register now for the CITT/ICTS Rendez-vous 2024 held August 14-17. Full Conference Passes for students are $50! Deadline to register is June 14 at 4 p.m. EDT

** UM Students: to access opportunities on UM Connect make sure you are logged into your account to follow the links to postings directly! Please note that UM alumni are also able to create an account to access these postings. **

Need support navigating your job search efforts? Career Services not only has access to available jobs, but it also offers a variety of services to help you get the knowledge and skills you need to get that job, as well. Whether you are looking for experiential learning, part-time, summer, or full-time employment upon graduation, we are here to assist you. To help you excel in your skills, we offer workshops on resumés and cover letters, creating a LinkedIn profile, mentoring, job searches, and interview preparation. Check out the Student Affairs Event Calendar and register today!

Do you have questions about anything specific? We would love to answer your job search questions! Questions can be forwarded to cs [dot] receptionist [at] umanitoba [dot] ca.


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