Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Manitoba (CME)

CME is home to Manitoba’s Traditional and Advanced Manufacturing Sector Council. Our mission is to help Manitoba manufacturers grow through a range of resources that include training, advocacy and executive support. CME has developed supports and resources in areas of Lean/Productivity, Technology/Innovation, Trade, Human Resources and Workforce Development to address specific challenges. We do everything we can to strengthen Manitoba’s manufacturing and exporting community, because we are in this together.

More than 60,000 people in Manitoba work in manufacturing. They are working in modern, automated facilities. Manitoba manufacturers are committed to a green environmental footprint, to producing products that improve the lives of Canadians and to giving their employees the chance for an awesome career with unlimited possibilities!

Most In-Demand Jobs

Top Occupational Gaps  Top 3 Trade Gaps Most Urgent Advanced Manufacturing Skills Gap 
General labour and assembly positions  Industrial mechanics (millwrights)  Equipment maintenance and repair
Skilled production (welders, machinists, operators, etc.) Welders Operation of automated manufacturing systems
Production management/supervision positions Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors Knowledge of mechanical or electrical engineering


Click here to download the CME Career Viewbook:

CME Career Viewbook PDF