Build ON is a pre-arrival service funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada. We provide specialized information and orientation about the Skilled Trades to newcomers approved to immigrate to Ontario, Canada. This blog is going to explore a wide range of topics relating to employment in Canada.

  • April 25, 2024
    As spring approaches us here in Canada, so do many outdoor job opportunities in construction, skilled trades, and landscaping. Discover why seasonal work in these fields are beneficial to getting your Canadian career journey off to a start. In this blog we break down techniques and tips in order to secure opportunities in these fast growing industries. Read on to learn more about getting ready for a flourishing career!
  • March 28, 2024
    As winter fades away, Ontario bursts into a colorful spring extravaganza. From the pink and white cherry blossoms of High Park to Ottawa's Tulip Festival, there's so much to see and do. Nature lovers can enjoy hikes in Algonquin Park, while thrill-seekers can feel the mist of Niagara Falls up close. Plus, there are plenty of festivals and events to join in the fun. Don't miss out on the chance to embrace warmer weather and discover the wonders of spring in Ontario! Read on to learn more.
  • February 29, 2024
    As you embark on your journey in this vibrant province, it's crucial to familiarize oneself with the top industries and professional hubs that offer exciting opportunities. Ontario boasts a diverse economy, with key sectors including construction, skilled trades, manufacturing, tech, and engineering. These industries are thriving, presenting newcomers with the chance to forge rewarding careers and contribute to Ontario's growth. Read on to learn more about these industries.
  • January 25, 2024
    Learn how to network in Canada with this blog article. Moving to a new country is exciting but can be tricky. The key is to build a group of helpful friends when you arrive. This blog shares easy tips on making friends and connections, not just in person but also before you even get to Canada. Find out how to connect to others and have a great time in your new home with these simple and helpful ideas.
  • December 28, 2023
    Are you a newcomer to Canada with a passion for construction and an interest in pursuing a career as a civil engineer? In this article, we will take you on a journey through a typical day in the life of a civil engineer working in construction. From overseeing projects to collaborating with various stakeholders, this glimpse into the daily tasks and responsibilities will provide you with valuable insights as you embark on your career journey in the dynamic field of construction engineering.