Temporary foreign workers (TFWs) have played an increasingly important role in the Canadian labour market in recent years.  Filipino workers are among those who are the most in demand among Canadian employers.

In the Provinces under POLO Toronto’s jurisdiction, most Filipino workers are employed in the following Industries:

Federal Government

GREENHOUSE WORKER, CAREGIVER, PSW, HARVESTING LABOURER, GREENHOUSE WORKER, GENERAL LABOURER, PRODUCE PACKER, FITTER-WELDER, FOOD SERVICE SUPERVISORS, AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN, MACHINIST, MUSHROOM PICKER/HARVESTING LABOURER , FOOD SERVICE SUPERVISOR
FOOD SERVICE SUPERVISOR, BUTCHER / MEAT CUTTER, GENERAL LABOURER, FARM WORKER, AGRICULTURE SERVICE
CAREGIVER, AUTO DENTER, EARTH MOVING EQUIPMENT MECHANIC, BODYWORK, HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC, MOTOR VEHICLE BODY REPAIRER, HEAVY DUTY TRUCK AND BASE MECHANIC, AUTOPAINTER, MECHANIC, CNC PROGRAMMER MACHINIST, WELDER, CONCIERGE & SUPERINTENDENT, EQUIPMENT MECHANIC, FOOD SERVICE SUPERVISOR, PRESS BRAKE OPERATOR, LONG HAUL TRUCK DRIVERS
COOK, FISH & SEAFOOD PLANT WORKER
CAREGIVER, PERSONAL CARE WORKER, LONG HAUL TRACTOR TRAILER DRIVER
TRANSPORT TRUCK DRIVER, CAREGIVER
CAREGIVER, FOOD COUNTER ATTENDANT, LONG HAUL TRUCK DRIVER
COOK, CASHIER

Most of these Provinces have their own Employment Standards.
Federal Labor Policies which are applicable to Filipino workers are found through the following links:
https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/corporate/publications-manuals/operational-bulletins-manuals/temporary-residents/foreign-workers.html

 

 

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