Toronto plans to Hire many International Workers
Top destination for IT Skilled Workers
Toronto is a major hub of Ontario and has a strong presence of technology based workers. In a recent study, the cause for this positive development has been the fast track visa policy of the Government in Canada. Consequently, the city and the country both have a great demand for skilled personnel. They can arrive here and lead a good life by doing professional work happily in the country. Furthermore, Canada selects technology based immigrants, and Toronto is a popular destination for them. There is sufficient data to show this fact.
The top nations
The USA, India, China, Brazil and the UK are the top countries from where these qualified immigrants arrive in large numbers. These workers are hired by the technology firms which are present in large numbers in Toronto. In the light of these facts, the top areas of activity preferred by the international professionals are engineering and Sales. These are followed by marketing, data specialists, operations and C-suite executives.
Toronto is located in Ontario and the two ways to settle here permanently are through:
1) The federal program of Express Entry
2) The Ontario Immigration Nominee Program
A Recent survey
A recent survey says that there were more than 50 tech firms which have an active presence in Toronto. They experience a top growth rate and are hiring many overseas workers. In 2017 there were more applicants in comparison to 2016.
As per the record, the Tech firms in Toronto prefer to hire foreign workers. The popular program in use is the Global Talent Stream, for seeking qualified professionals. Furthermore, this program has been initiated in 2017. Presently, there is a shortage of skilled workers and employers are hiring them on a bigger salaries in Toronto.
Firstly, the good feature of the Global Talent Stream is that it puts the candidates in a fast-track. This system is reserved for companies which have a record of high-growth. They are in a position to hire skilled workers who are experts or possess rare qualifications.
Moreover, it permits employers, research institutions and universities to seek international talent to Canada for a short period. Through this, they can achieve progress and contribute to the growth of the nation.