Working in Canada – Looking for employment from outside Canada

Canada has a wealth of employment opportunities for Recreation , leisure, outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. Parks, resorts, conservation and wildlife areas are a few options available. There are career opportunities, as well as temporary or seasonal jobs, with a wide range of jobs. Positions have a variety of responsibilities requiring a diverse set of skills ranging from cashiers, to field workers to managers. Students are often sought for seasonal positions.
Parks and conservation areas hire summer employees for interpretation, assisting visitors, booking campsites and a broad range of other jobs. Biology and environmental students have the opportunity to assist in wildlife or ecology studies. If your looking to land a job at one of Canada’s numerous resorts, the variety of opportunities ranges from hospitality management, to cooking, serving, cleaning or even general handy work. If you have the skills (certification is usually key) you might want to apply for the best job we know of – guideing in the outdoors. Whether rafting, canoeing, backpacking or climbing, getting paid for what you love to do, has just gotta be it!

Employment – By ProvinceAlberta
British Columbia
New Brunswick
Northwest Territories
Nova Scotia
Prince Edward Island
Yukon Territories

Employment by CategoryEmployment – General
Employment Web Sites – Outdoors and Resorts
  • Cyber-Sierra – Excellent site for outdoor related jobs
  • EEP – Great resource for environmental career information
  • Environmental Jobs – Very good resource for finding outdoor employment
  • Outdoor Action Guide – From one of the pioneers, definitive outdoor information on the internet – a career guide!
Guides and Outfitters
Lands and Forests
Nature, Environment and Ecology
Resorts, Snowboarding/Ski Hills
Student Exchange Programs
Tree Planting


Marisol Diaz  is  an experienced workshop presenter, specialized information publisher, and  a SOHO specialist. She also  has been writing on Canada settlement and  immigration law since 2006. contact her @ You can improve your Canada job search through the Canadian database  for Int’l Employers  here ,  an informational services run by Hineni Media. 

Note and disclaimer: No attorney/client relationship is formed through the submission or viewing of this article. This article is not intended as a substitute for legal advice from a licensed attorney. The facts of every case are different and individualized advice should be sought from an attorney before proceeding with any case.

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