Skilled Worker Labour Shortage Limiting Growth of Half of Canadian Businesses: Survey

Skilled Worker Labour Shortage Limiting Growth of Half of Canadian Businesses: Survey

More than half of Canada’s small and medium-sized businesses are to limit investment because of a skilled worker labour shortage, a new study says. The Business Development Bank of Canada survey shows 53 percent of SMEs say their growth is being stunted because they cannot find the right staff. Despite immigration initiatives at the federal…

New Saskatchewan Expression of Interest Draw Sees 858 Invitations Issued

Saskatchewan Updates List Of In-Demand Occupations With 12 New Positions

The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program list of In-Demand Occupations has been updated to include 12 new positions. Jobs ranging from computer programmers and interactive media developers (NOC 2174) all the way to tailors, dressmakers, furriers and milliners (NOC 6342) have been added to the list. Other occupations to be added include accounting technicians (NOC 1311)…

Canada Targets Specialist Digital Media and Design Candidates

Canada Targets Specialist Digital Media and Design Candidates

Canada targets specific Digital Media and Design occupations for two-week work permit processing through the Global Talent Stream. The targeted occupations include those related to virtual reality, at the cutting edge of the technology economy in which Canada is looking to foster growth. The positions fall broadly under National Occupational Classification 5241, while the terms…

Computer Engineers a Canada Immigration Priority Occupation

Computer Engineers a Canada Immigration Priority Occupation

Featuring as a target occupation under both the Global Talent Streamand BC PNP Tech Pilot, Computer Engineers are some of the most sought-after technology workers for Canada immigration, This means that qualified Computer Engineers are at the front of the line for Canada work permits and Canada immigration. Through the flagship Global Talent Stream, Computer…

Qualified Computer Network Technicians Wanted For Canada Immigration

Qualified Computer Network Technicians Wanted For Canada Immigration

Qualified Computer Network Technicians are among the most sought-after skilled workers in Canada, as businesses look for reliable and robust computer networks. Responsibilities include establishing, operating and maintaining computer networks. They are the people offices turn to when the system goes down. Read more Canada Employers Are Desperate To Fill These 10 Tech Jobs Well…