Hiring Foreign Workers in Canada: LMIA – LMOs & Work Permits
Labour Market Impact Assessments LMIA’s – formerly known as Labour Market Opinions (LMOs), the prerequisite for Work Permits for Temporary Foreign Workers
Similarly, candidates abroad interested in immigrating, and International students whose Post Grad work permits are due to expire, need to know how to have their employer ‘sponsor’ them via the Labour Market Impact Assessment LMIA process (previously known as LMOs). Hiring foreign workers in Canada can be difficult. Ferreira-Wells can help.
We can help you navigate this complex and exacting process, from the initial screening to see if the position and candidate is eligible for an LMIA, to drafting the ad and job description, salary positioning, to the full application for an LMIA.
Upon successful issuance, we can then assist the foreign worker on how best get his Work Permit in the fastest way possible.
This is a volatile program, and not for the meek or unprepared. You will require expert guidance in an LMIA application.
We invite you to complete the brief assessment form linked here, and call us to set up an in office consultation that is reserved just for you!
LMIA Assessment Form
In today’s fast moving international economy, employers often find themselves short of essential skilled workers to fill key positions that will allow their business to grow and meet the demands of a competitive marketplace.