Find answers to the top questions about working with Manpower.

Find answers to frequently asked questions from candidates. Still have questions? Please connect with your Local Manpower office. We're here to help.

Can I search for jobs myself or do I need to contact the local Manpower office?
The first step in starting your job search is to sign up for an account. Search the latest job opportunities available, whether right in your community or across the nation. For a step-by-step guide on applying with, please reference the Instructions Guide.
I’m having some difficulty applying for a job online. Can someone help me?
Yes. If you are experiencing issues applying for a position online, please call 888.322.1234 between the hours of 6am and 10pm, Monday through Friday. Representatives are available and happy to assist with any technical problems you may be experiencing.
Is there a cost for being placed with Manpower?
No. Manpower works on your behalf to place you with some of Canada's most admired companies — at no cost to you. To get started, complete your profile on or visit the Manpower office closest to you.
What types of positions are available for me?
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 now, go to
What is the job placement process?
We remain alert to job opportunities in all areas we service — both immediate and future hiring needs. If your skills and your interests fit the types of positions we place, we'll invite you to go through specific screening steps, including a thorough interview. This information helps us better match you to companies that seek your skills and background and opportunities that fit your career goals. Once we find an assignment for you, we'll make certain you're thoroughly prepared for on the job success.
What do I need to do after I submitted my resume or applied for a job?
Manpower's highest priority is to find a job for you. If your skills are a match for our client's needs, your 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?
Yes. As a Manpower associate we are committed to help you succeed. 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. Never hesitate to call us. If you've been hired for a permanent position through Manpower, we'll support you for the first few months while you transition into your job with your new employer. After that, you should speak with your direct supervisor if you have any questions or concerns.
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.
What kind of career development resources does Manpower offer?
Manpower offers job seekers and Manpower associates industry-leading career growth resources, such as help with career planning, resume writing and interview preparation through the Career Success section of our website. Associates can also take advantage of Manpower's exclusive Training and Development Centre for free online access to over 4,000 courses to advance their skills and make themselves more marketable.
How does Manpower protect my personal information?
Manpower cares about your privacy and goes to great lengths to ensure confidentiality. For more information, review our privacy policy.
More questions?
Contact your local Manpower office to speak to a representative.

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