Did you know that there are over 39,000 jobs and countless career paths in Manitoba’s agriculture and agri-food industry? The demand for workers continues to increase and Manitoba needs people with a wide range of skillsets to fill these roles. If you aspire to contribute to a strong local food system, a career in agriculture and agri-food is waiting for you.

Develop Essential Skills

All careers and jobs require certain skills to be successful. They can include reading, writing, communication, leadership, problem solving, critical thinking, decision making, collaboration and so much more. Explore these resources to start your skill-building journey. Learn about the various skills required for different careers, take a skill assessment, or access training to improve your skills. A meaningful career in agriculture is waiting for you on the other side.

Employment Services and Supports

It can be difficult to take that first step when you are looking for new or different employment. There is a lot of information out there, so how do you know where to go? Visit these websites for resources and information on programs to fast track your job hunt.

Employment Services and Supports for Immigrants and Temporary Foreign Workers

Immigrants and Temporary Foreign Workers are an important and valued part of Manitoba’s agri-food sector. Are you considering a job in agriculture in Manitoba? There are tailored services that can help you get the required documents, locate employers and set yourself up for success for a career in agriculture in Manitoba. Visit these websites to learn more.

Want to learn more about the different careers in agriculture? Visit our Industry Careers  page for career profiles and links to job banks.


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