Homepage | Manitoba Women in Construction
HomepageImage1
//
BUILD
your confidence

Samantha Martin

Samantha Martin

CARPENTER

CARPENTER

Slide 2 - Riley-Rae
//
BUILD
your network

Riley-Rae Kelly

Riley-Rae Kelly

ELECTRICIAN

ELECTRICIAN

Slide 3 - Nina
//
BUILD
your involvement

Nina Widmer

Nina Widmer

BRICKLAYER

BRICKLAYER

Slide 4 - Svetlana
//
BUILD
your skills

Ellowyn Nadeau & Jillian Schofield

Ellowyn Nadeau & Jillian Schofield

INSTRUCTOR

INSTRUCTOR

STUDENT

STUDENT

Slide 4 - Svetlana - copy
//
BUILD
your story

Svetlana Kolesnikova

Svetlana Kolesnikova

TOWER CRANE OPERATOR

TOWER CRANE OPERATOR

previous arrow
next arrow

Some of you may have come across a news story this past week with regards to comments made during a construction podcast out of Toronto.  For the last 7 years, the MWC Board and numerous volunteers have worked tirelessly to try to help our industry make changes so that the behavior and situations suggested in the podcast disappear completely. We have seen a lot of positive change in Manitoba, but still have much to do so that women are fully and 100% accepted in any role that they choose to take on, in the construction industry. Everyone deserves a safe and secure workplace, be it in an office or on the job site.  There should be zero tolerance for any kind of sexual harassment or sexism in the construction industry. Manitoba Building Trades has posted a letter at https://mbtrades.ca/a-message-to-manitobas-tradeswomen that helps articulate our thoughts as well! MWC will continue to work with the industry for change and will be there for the support and network that is essential for a woman in construction.  Never hesitate to reach out and let us know what we can do to help! Read more

Events


There are no upcoming events at this time.







Building the long-term success of women in Manitoba's construction industry


We are a group of women working within Manitoba’s construction industry who share a common goal of supporting, educating and mentoring women in construction. We strive to provide a voice for women in the construction industry today and in the future.


INTERESTED?


JOIN TODAY

🇨🇦🎉 Win a $50 Shelmerdine Garden Centre GC 🌿 in our Canada Day 🇨🇦 Contest! 🎉 MWC wants to kick off summer, support local and celebrate Canada Day with our members by giving one lucky winner a $50 Gift Card! ⬇️Just 2 easy steps to enter:1. Like this post & follow our page 2. Tag an industry friend who you think would be interested in our events in the comments section below (1 tag per comment, each tag is an entry - enter as many times as you’d like!) 🌿🍃🌱🪴We will announce the winner on Thursday, July 1 🇨🇦 on Facebook and Instagram. ...
View on Facebook
SURVEY DETAILS: The Manitoba Construction Sector Council is submitting a proposal to the Women’s Employment Readiness Pilot program to support, train and employ Indigenous and racialized women in construction across Manitoba and in North West Ontario. We would appreciate your support in completing this brief survey that will help shape the direction of the project for the women and the employers who hire them.www.surveymonkey.com/r/2PZGP32Thank you in advance for your contribution to this proposal. ...
View on Facebook
We are celebrating all the #EngineeringHeroes on International Women in Engineering Day 2021! Tag a woman you know in this field to shine some light on the opportunities available to women in the industry! Engineering makes our world a more innovative and exciting place to be! #INWED2021 ...
View on Facebook
❗️Important message from our MWC Chair❗️Some of you may have come across a news story this past week with regards to comments made during a construction podcast out of Toronto. For the last 7 years, the MWC Board and numerous volunteers have worked tirelessly to try to help our industry make changes so that the behavior and situations suggested in the podcast disappear completely.We have seen a lot of positive change in Manitoba, but still have much to do so that women are fully and 100% accepted in any role that they choose to take on, in the construction industry.Everyone deserves a safe and secure workplace, be it in an office or on the job site. There should be zero tolerance for any kind of sexual harassment or sexism in the construction industry.Manitoba Building Trades has posted a letter at mbtrades.ca/a-message-to-manitobas-tradeswomen that helps articulate our thoughts as well!MWC will continue to work with the industry for change and will be there for the support and network that is essential for a woman in construction. Never hesitate to reach out and let us know what we can do to help!mbwomeninconstruction.com/message-from-mwc-chair/ ...
View on Facebook
We are so excited for you to check out this "Tooling Up Teens" Manitoba Women in Construction YouTube episode! 🛠👷🏽‍♀️🏗👷🏻‍♀️🚧 This Manitoba Women in Trades episode includes information about Unlocking the Toolkit, a program for girls in grade 5 and 6 interested in the trades with our carpenters, welders and electricians from around Manitoba!youtu.be/8Qlr_KX1g68 ...
View on Facebook


 

0

Professional Development Seminars a Year

0

Networking Events a Year

0

Motivated Members

Manitoba Women in Construction hosts a variety of social events and professional development seminars a year, including our highly-anticipated signature mentoring event, Building HER Story. Attend our events or get involved with MWC through volunteer opportunities in the boardroom, at tradeshows and in the community.

 

Read our Newsletter

2021 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Platinum 2021


Gold Sponsors


Gold Sponsors 2021


Silver Sponsors

Silver Sponsors 2021


Kid's Activity Book Sponsors

Kids Activity Book