Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find a job??

The first step in starting your job search is to register and create your profile on Here you'll also be able to search the latest job opportunities available, whether right in your community or across the nation. For a step-by-step guide on applying with Manpower, please reference the Manpower Instructions Guide.

If you are interested in a job in our office, please click here to see our available jobs and to learn more about why Manpower is a great place to work.

I’m having difficulty applying online. Can someone help me?

Yes. If you are experiencing issues applying for a position online, please call 1.855.961.2500 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Representatives are available and happy to assist with any technical problems you may be experiencing.

Do I have to pay to find work with Manpower?

No. Manpower works on your behalf to place you with some of Canada's most admired companies — at no charge to you. To get started, complete your profile on

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What types of positions are available?

Manpower offers permanent, temporary, and temporary to permanent employment opportunities for a wide range of skill sets and in a variety of industries. To search current opportunities, go to

What do I need to do after submitting my resume?

Manpower's highest priority is to put talented people like you to work. If your skills are a match for our client's needs, a Manpower representative will contact you about next steps. In the meantime, you can continue to browse to search the latest job openings. If there's any update on your experience, contact information, job seeking intention, etc., please update your profile so we'll have the most current information and can place you on the most suitable assignments.

Does Manpower continue to support me after I start a job?

If you're on a temporary assignment as a Manpower associate, then yes. While your supervisor at the work site is your resource for daily work-related questions, Manpower is your employer and is available to support you if you have any questions or concerns that are HR related. If you've been hired for a permanent position through Manpower, we'll support you for 90 days while you transition into your job with your new employer.

Manpower offers training and other benefits to our contract employees. Visit our employee benefits page to learn more.

What do I do when I finish an assignment?

Your Manpower representative will be aware of your status and will continuously work to place you on new assignments. Please let us know if there is any change in your availability, and remember to update your profile on to include your recent job experience and any new skills you've gained. You can also go to to search for current opportunities.