Career Opportunities

Friesens Corporation, Canada’s leading book manufacturer based in Altona, Manitoba, is a thriving employee owned company that is second to none. Always on the cutting edge of technology, our quality products are made by a dynamic team of trained professionals that keep the customer in mind in everything they do.

An Employment Equity Employer, Friesens offers a competitive salary, profit sharing, employee ownership opportunities, and a comprehensive benefit package.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, I encourage you to navigate our web site for more details about what Friesens has to offer and to submit an application or resume to my attention.

If you are a current Friesens employee-owner and would like to refer a candidate, please click here to find out more about Friesens Referral Program.


Tina Barkman, Human Resources Manager

Current Career Opportunities

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Human Resources Assistant

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Friesens is looking for a Human Resources Assistant who has excellent interpersonal skills, is self-motivated and takes pride in their work; someone who has a continuous improvement mindset, excellent attention to detail and enjoys working as part of a team.

Job Snapshot:
Location: Altona, Manitoba
Employee Type: Full time, permanent
Employee Ownership
Comprehensive Benefit Package
Profit Sharing

Position Overview:
• Coordinate Casual Production personnel/resources as directed by the Production Managers:
• Interviewing candidates, calling and scheduling employees, administering timesheets
• Investigating discrepancies and staff accountability
• Coordinate Friesens Lunchrooms at Book & Yearbook Division:
• Assist with vendors and product selection
• Administrative tasks including submitting timesheets and performance management
• Perform administrative tasks for FriesenPress, a division of Friesens Corporation located in British Columbia:
• Prepare job offers as requested, send training documents, manage increases as per schedule & data entry
• Perform administration and data entry tasks as it relates to safety and training
Desired Skills:
• Completion of Administrative course
• Strong working knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Outlook
• Two years experience working in an office environment
Soft Skills:
• Excellent oral and written communication, strong analytical and problem solving capabilities, self-motivated, creative and works well with others
• Highly organized with excellent time and project management skills
• Attention to detail

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Email resume and cover letter to

We are currently interviewing for this position, the position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.