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About Us

If you are looking for work or between jobs, you may qualify for immediate support from Jobs on Market.

At Jobs on Market, we can support your job search by providing advice, use of onsite computer and printing services and access to job bank information. There is no cost to use the services and you may receive help paying for essentials like food, housing and transportation while you look for work.

Services at Jobs on Market include help with resumes, access to job listings, voicemail services, ongoing assessment and support from employment counsellors and grocery vouchers for people not enrolled on Employment and Income Assistance.

At Jobs on Market, our friendly professional staff are committed to client service. Come visit us at our Winnipeg location and let us help you reach your employment goals.

Jobs on Market Provides

  • access to computers, fax machine, copier, internet and phones
  • direct referrals to jobs
  • ongoing assessment and mentoring
  • emergency food vouchers for people who are not in receipt of EIA
  • help with job searching
  • access to available job listings
  • referrals to community agencies that help people find work
  • community resource information
  • work-related expenses for clothing, transportation and equipment
  • free resume printing
  • financial assistance until your first full pay is received after you start work
  • information for employers

 

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waiting area

waiting area showing chairs and computer stations


 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

What are your hours of operation?

  • Jobs on Market is open Monday to Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.
  • The office is closed on statutory holidays.

Do I need an appointment to use the services?

  • New clients are seen on a walk-in basis during office hours.
  • Feel free to walk-in at your convenience anytime between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm.
  • Our goal is to have you meet with an employment counsellor within the hour.
  • You can also call to book an appointment at 204. 948. JOBS (5627).

What do I need to bring with me to the office to meet with an employment counsellor?

  • Social insurance number and identification.
  • Click here for more information if you do not have a Social Insurance Number

Is there a cost for services?

  • There is no cost or fee to attend Jobs on Market.

Can I walk in to browse job search resources and use the computer/printer?

  • Computers and job search services can be used on a walk-in basis.
  • Printing resumes and cover letters is offered as a free service.

Do I need to be on Employment and Income Assistance (EIA) to use your services?

  • No, you do not need to be enrolled on EIA to use our services.
  • Jobs on Market may still provide you with financial assistance to help with your job search.

Do I have to use Jobs on Market before I apply for EIA?

  • No, you can apply for Employment and Income Assistance at any time if you need money for basic costs like food and shelter. However, you must be found eligible to receive any benefits from EIA.

 

Resources

To prepare for your first appointment with Jobs on Market, we recommend you complete the following Jobs on Market Questionnaire. There are no right or wrong answers and the questions are designed to help assess your readiness to look for work. If you need help completing the form, visit 128 Market Street and an employment counsellor will assist you.

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Contact

128 Market Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 3N2

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204-948-5627 (JOBS)
Jobsonmarket@gov.mb.ca

 

Our Hours

Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Closed Statutory Holidays