What does it take to work in Canada? Are our graphic designers needed in Canada? If you are a graphic designer looking to work in Canada then you are in luck. There are thousands of opportunities for graphic designers who are good at what they do. There are so many employers in Canada looking for good designers with who they can work for a long time.
To work in Canada as a graphic designer you must meet the necessary requirements that allow you to apply for a work visa to Canada this includes but is not limited to:
- A job offer or a letter of employment from a recognized employer in Canada.
- Meet the minimum language requirements to work in Canada.
- Have the minimum experience needed for the job
- Be admissible to enter Canada with zero criminal records or conviction.
The easiest way to get a work visa to Canada is to secure a job offer, and a study shows that 80% of those applying for a work visa to Canada have received a job offer already. Another option is to apply through the Canadian express entry program. The express entry program is specifically launched to make the visa process easy for skilled workers who are looking to work in Canada.
It simply allows applicants to be placed in a pool, and then each of them is ranked according to their educational qualification, working experience, job offer received, language proficiency, and so on. The highest-ranked applicants will be placed top of the pool of which they will be selected after each draw to come and work in Canada.
The express entry program has been the best avenue for employers to get the talents and skilled workers they desperately, while also making it easier for the Canadian government to find and invite skilled workers to fill up vacant positions in Canada.
Below we have listed a job opening for serious applicants, you can start applying for the position now to secure the job and then apply for your work visa
Location: Edmonton, AB
Salary: $28.00HOUR hourly for 35 hours per week
Terms of employment: Permanent employment
Start date: Starts as soon as possible
College, CEGEP, or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
or equivalent experience
1 year to less than 2 years
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Adobe Illustrator; Corel Draw; AutoCAD; MS Office
Estimate costs of materials and time to complete graphic designs and illustrations
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Client focus
Graphic Designer Specific Skills
Consult with clients to establish the overall look, graphic elements, and content of communications materials; Determine the medium best suited to produce the desired visual effect and the most appropriate vehicle for communication; Develop the graphic elements that meet the clients’ objectives; Prepare sketches, layouts, and graphic elements; Use existing photo and illustration banks and typography guides.