How Do I Find Jobs in any Canadian City?

How Do I Find Jobs in any Canadian City?

1 Talk to family and friends who live or work in the city you are stablished or plan to. Often the quickest and easiest way to find employment is by contacting people in your network. Let everyone know that you’re looking for work, and ask if they have any suggestions.

Read the classified section in local newspapers. The local news covers local news, sports and business, and contains job listings. It can be purchased at several locations in the city area (see Resources).

Check online job boards such as and that have listings for main and samll and surrounding city areas. For instance Type ” Victoria Island, Vancouver” or etc  into the location bar, and enter any keywords that will help you refine your search. Links to both sites are provided in  (the Resources section  below).

Visit a Canadian Company  or Business Directory website; a link is provided in the Resources section. Make a list of potential employers in the area, and deliver your resume in person. Many job opportunities are never listed. Instead, employers rely on the unsolicited resumes from job seekers. Print several resumes and cover letters, and leave them with businesses in your area.

Visit the local Service Canada office in the nearest shopping centre or plaza. Service Canada can help you narrow your job search, pinpoint your strengths and alert you to resources you may have missed. It may also provide career counseling and look over your resume.



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  Professional or Hineni CED ,  a Paid Content   or Informational Services site run by Hineni Media.

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