Skill Shortage in Canada

Skill Shortage

Even after huge efforts Canada is still not able to align its large investment opportunities with a support system of skilled workers. No doubt Canada has the best education system that is effective in producing and nurturing talent for its economy, shifting demographics and an ageing population is a concern for the longer-term sustainability of Canada’s economy.

Construction, mining and petroleum sectors are some of the industries that will are expected to face intense skill shortages over the next years and are hence demanding engineers specialised in mining, petroleum, civil, mechanical, geological, computer and chemical. Furthermore, there is demand for financial and investment analysts, geoscientists and oceanographers, medical laboratory and radiation technologists, physiotherapists, apart from electrophysiological diagnostic technologists