Immigrate to Canada as a Construction Worker

By Casey September 14, 2021 (Updated September 15, 2021) 3 min. read

Are you currently working and have experience as a Construction Worker and are also interested in immigrating to Canada? We have wonderful news for you! Canada considers Construction Workers, Skilled/Semi-Skilled workers which qualify individuals for Canadian programs like Federal Skilled Worker and Provincial Nominee Programs.

Job Description (NOC 2011-7611 Construction Trades Helpers and Labourers)

Construction trades helpers and laborers assist skilled tradespersons and perform laboring activities at construction sites, in quarries and in surface mines. They are employed by construction companies, trade and labor contractors, and surface mine and quarry operators.

Some construction worker jobs include:

Some construction worker responsibilities include:

Salary Average: $39,000-$52,000 CAD

Visa Options for Foreign-Born Construction Workers Immigrating to Canada

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program allows persons who have a legitimate employment offer in the In-Demand Skills Stream to apply for permanent immigration.

The In-Demand Skills Stream requirements include:

Learn more about Canada’s Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program.

Federal Skilled Trades Program

The Federal Skilled Trades Program is designed for skilled individuals who wish to become permanent residents because of their qualifications in a skilled profession.

The Federal Skilled Trades Program minimum requirements include:

Learn more about Canada’s Federal Skilled Trades Program.

Provincial Nominee Program

This program allows you to immigrate to Canada if you are a skilled or semi-skilled worker and have a valid job offer that is needed in a particular province or territory. Each province or territory has its own PNP with in-demand occupation lists intended to meet the individual needs of its labour market. This will require that you send an Expression of Interest to relocate to the relevant region.

Learn more about Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs.

Are You Interested in Migrating to Canada as a Construction Worker?

If so, Contact VisaPlace today. All our cases are handled by competent and experienced immigration professionals who are affiliated with VisaPlace. These professionals consist of lawyers, licensed paralegals and consultants who work for VisaPlace Legal an award-winning immigration firm that adheres to the highest standards of client service.

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