Employers in Winnipeg, Manitoba are Looking for Tech Talent!

The MPNP will be participating in a Tech Talent Recruitment Mission taking place in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Between October 18-21 MPNP representatives will be  available to provide more information about Manitoba and the immigration process and answer any questions you may have.

For more information about this Tech mission, participating employers, and job openings, please visit the official event page: Economic Development Winnipeg.

Bold Commerce will be joining YES! Winnipeg, Economic Development Winnipeg’s business development team on their Tech Talent Recruitment Mission in Buenos Aires, from October 18-21. Bold Commerce is looking for senior software developers to join their growing team in Winnipeg, Canada! If you’re interested in applying, hurry as the deadline is closing soon: Bold Commerce.

EOI Draw #70

MPNP under the Expression of Interest System

Draw #70 – July 18, 2019

SKILLED WORKERS IN MANITOBA

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 110
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 539

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STREAM

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 23

SKILLED WORKERS OVERSEAS

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 40 who were invited directly by the MPNP under a Strategic Recruitment Initiative
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 718

Of the 173 Letters of Advice to Apply issued in this draw, 29 were issued to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code.

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EOI Draw #69

MPNP under the Expression of Interest System

Draw #69 – July 5, 2019

SKILLED WORKERS IN MANITOBA

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 85
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 565

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STREAM

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 21

SKILLED WORKERS OVERSEAS

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 45 who were invited directly by the MPNP under a Strategic Recruitment Initiative
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 619
  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 203 who have:
    • a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code, and at least 6 months of recent experience in an occupation on Manitoba’s In-demand Occupations list.
      or
    • a close relative residing in Manitoba or past education or work experience in Manitoba;
    • at least 6 months of recent experience in an occupation on Manitoba’s In-demand Occupations list; and
    • a minimum language proficiency of CLB/NCLC 5 unless work experience is primarily in a regulated occupation (minimum CLB/NCLC 7) or a compulsory trade (CLB/NCLC 6).
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 594

Of the 354 Letters of Advice to Apply issued in this draw, 91 were issued to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code.

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EOI Draw #68

MPNP under the Expression of Interest System

Draw #68 – June 20, 2019

SKILLED WORKERS IN MANITOBA

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 101
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 475

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STREAM

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 26

SKILLED WORKERS OVERSEAS

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 35 who were invited directly by the MPNP under a Strategic Recruitment Initiative
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 704
  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 288 who have:
    • a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code, and at least 6 months of recent experience in an occupation on Manitoba’s In-demand Occupations list.
      or
    • a close relative residing in Manitoba or past education or work experience in Manitoba;
    • at least 6 months of recent experience in an occupation on Manitoba’s In-demand Occupations list; and
    • a minimum language proficiency of CLB/NCLC 5 unless work experience is primarily in a regulated occupation (minimum CLB/NCLC 7) or a compulsory trade (CLB/NCLC 6).
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 599

Of the 450 Letters of Advice to Apply issued in this draw, 133 were issued to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code.

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EOI Draw #67

MPNP under the Expression of Interest System

Draw #67 – June 7, 2019

SKILLED WORKERS IN MANITOBA

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 121
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 542

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STREAM

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 28

SKILLED WORKERS OVERSEAS

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 60 who were invited directly by the MPNP under a Strategic Recruitment Initiative
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 701

Of the 209 Letters of Advice to Apply issued in this draw, 18 were issued to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code.

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International Recruitment Information Session – June 19, 2019

The Federation of Francophone and Acadian Communities in Canada (FCFA) and the Francophone Immigration Network (RIF), in partnership with representatives from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), organize yearly in-person or webinar-based information sessions to inform employers of different federal programs that seek to help them meet their skilled labour needs, as well as supports available to them throughout the recruitment process.

Please visit immigrationfrancophone.ca/en/recruiting/activities-pbulder for more information and to register for the June 19, 2019 webinar (delivered in English).

EOI Draw # 66

MPNP under the Expression of Interest System

Draw #66 – May 23, 2019

SKILLED WORKERS IN MANITOBA

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 119
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 548

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STREAM

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 17

SKILLED WORKERS OVERSEAS

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 60 who were invited directly by the MPNP under a Strategic Recruitment Initiative
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 506

Of the 196 Letters of Advice to Apply issued in this draw, 27 were issued to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code.

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In-demand Occupations List Update – May 16, 2019

Overview:

  • The In-demand Occupations List has been updated with information indicating whether some occupations will only be considered as in-demand under some streams.
  • In addition, some occupations have been removed from the list (where indicated below).
  • Finally, CLB requirements have been adjusted for some occupations to improve consistency across specific NOC groups (as indicated below).
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EOI Draw # 65

MPNP under the Expression of Interest System

Draw #65 – May 9, 2019

SKILLED WORKERS IN MANITOBA

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 101
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 569

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION STREAM

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 17

SKILLED WORKERS OVERSEAS

  • Number of Letters of Advice to Apply issued: 52 who were invited directly by the MPNP under a Strategic Recruitment Initiative
  • Ranking score of lowest-ranked candidate invited: 616

Of the 170 Letters of Advice to Apply issued in this draw, 15 were issued to candidates who declared a valid Express Entry ID and job seeker validation code.

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Rural Economic Vitality in Manitoba

The Role of the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program

by Honourable Kelvin Goertzen, MLA Steinbach
Minister of Education and Training
Government House Leader

This article originally appeared in the Spring 2019 issue of Municipal Leader – The Magazine of the Association of Manitoba Municipalities.

Over the last two decades, the MPNP brought in more than 130,000 economic immigrants to Manitoba of whom more than 20% established themselves in regional communities throughout the province.

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