Work at EMCN

Working at EMCN

EMCN has supported newcomers of all ages and families, including refugees, skilled immigrants, refugee claimants, and citizens, since 1981. We are able to serve newcomers from more than 100 countries of origin and offer services in over 30 languages every year because of our incredibly diverse, highly skilled workforce.

At EMCN, our goal is to create a society based on the dignity of every human being by promoting our values of Social Justice, Diversity, Compassion and Responsibility. EMCN focuses on the individual’s strengths to enhance the team’s capacity and human-centred practices. Through a highly collaborative and engaged workforce, EMCN’s workplace consistently helps newcomers achieve their goals to enhance their quality of life and the beauty of our city.

EMCN is a progressive, open-minded, and accepting meritocracy. This means we look for intelligence, energy, curiosity, integrity, humility, courage, and good people who are great at what they do – so come as you are! Applications will be assessed based on the qualifications, skills and values outlined in your cover letter and resume against the criteria in this job posting.

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Employee Since: 2020 Which living person do you most admire? Oh, this one is easy. My mother, Judy. All the best in me came


Employee Since: 1988 Favourite local restaurant? Tres Carnales Taqueria Dadeo Japonais Bistro Favourite quote? “It’s not about what it is, it’s about what it


Which person do you most admire? My mom, she was everything! Chef, race car driver, quilter, baker, writer and a heart bigger than the


Employee Since: 2008 Which living person do you most admire? Don Baergen (EMCN Co-founder) – He is the kindest human being I’ve ever met.


Employee Since: 2007 What is your favourite movie? I remember the first time I watched the movie Sarafina, it changed the way I saw


Employee Since: 2008 Which talent would you most like to have? I really wish I had some artistic ability. I can only draw stick


EMCN Employee Since: 2021  Favourite local restaurant?  Huma – You just can’t beat good Mexican food  Which person do you most admire?  This is