Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

Below is a list of employment & volunteer resources, both internal and external to the University.

You may also visit our Hiring and Volunteer Opportunities webpage for more opportunities.


Employment Opportunities

AMIK: Professional Indigenous Engagement Services

AMIK™ is dedicated to enhancing the socio-economic participation of Canada’s Indigenous demographic through respectful collaboration. They are Canada's #1 Leader in Indigenous Workforce Engagement & Training services.

Employment Listings


The Centre for Aboriginal Human Resource Development Inc. (CAHRD)

The CAHRD acts to relieve and prevent unemployment among Aboriginal people in Winnipeg by providing the necessary resources to achieve self-sufficiency. The organization offers education and training, employment services, and support programs, such as counselling, daycare, and housing.

Employment Listings


University of Winnipeg

The University of Winnipeg is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion and recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research environments, and is essential to academic and institutional excellence.

In keeping with the University of Winnipeg's commitment to Indigenization, the University welcomes applications from all qualified Indigenous candidates for positions, which includes First Nations, Métis and Inuit, and encourage confidential self-identification at the time of application. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

For more information, please visit: Employment.

Please visit Volunteer Opportunities for updated information on the latest volunteer postings.


University of Winnipeg Students' Association (UWSA)

Students may find work on campus for the UWSA or The Uniter student newspaper.

To learn more about hiring opportunities, please visit the links below:

The Uniter

The UWSA


Spence Neighbourhood Association

The Spence Neighbourhood Association works with the people of Spence to revitalize renew their community.

For more information, please visit: Spence Employment Opportunities.

They also rely on volunteers to enhance the growth and development of their organization.

For more information, please visit: Spence Neighbourhood Association Volunteer Opportunities


The City of Winnipeg

The City of Winnipeg is an organization where you can build a career and make a difference to your community. They offer a competitive salary, pension and benefits package, a wide range of challenging career choices, and a respectful, diverse, safe and healthy workplace.

For more information, please visit: Human Resources- City of Winnipeg.

The City of Winnipeg offer a variety of volunteer opportunities that will allow you the opportunity to grow while also learning about the city.

For more information, please visit: City of Winnipeg - Volunteer Opportunities


Volunteer Opportunities

Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre

The centre’s primary focus is on educational and cultural programs that are rooted in Indigenous language and knowledge to support community learning and engagement.

If you are interested in volunteer work experience that supports children, youth and families in the community, then please visit the link below for more information.

Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre Volunteer Opportunities


imagineNATIVE

imagineNATIVE inspires and connects communities through original, Indigenous film and media arts. It showcases, promotes, and celebrates Canadian and international indigenous filmmakers and media artists. It is committed to a greater understanding by audiences of Indigenous peoples, cultures, and artistic expressions. As a non-profit organization and registered charity, imagineNATIVE relies on the support of volunteers. Volunteering is rewarding and provides valuable experiences and the opportunity to meet key players in the industry, while supporting a community arts organization.

For more information, please visit imagineNATIVE Volunteers.


The Rainbow Resource Centre

Rainbow Resource Centre (RRC) offers support to the LGBT2SQ+ community in the form of counselling, education, and programming for individuals ranging from children through to 55±. It also supports families, friends, and employers of LGBT2SQ+ individuals.

For more information on how to become a volunteer, please visit the Rainbow Resource Centre.


Volunteer Manitoba

Volunteer Manitoba support groups and individuals in the voluntary sector to develop and enhance their capacity to anticipate, understand, celebrate, and meet community needs in Manitoba. The organizations vital contributions to the community include connecting people with volunteer opportunities, promoting volunteerism, and providing leadership and counsel in the non-profit and voluntary sector.

Volunteer Manitoba promotes and recognizes volunteerism across the province, connects Manitobans, and builds capacity to meet community needs.

For more information, please visit: Manitoba Volunteer Opportunities