Canada has opportunities for skilled foreign workers and professionals to come to Canada to work temporarily or permanently. Mainly, there are two categories of foreign workers. Those who are in need of a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) and those who are exempt from needing an LMIA.
If a Labor Market Impact Assessment is needed, then the foreign worker falls under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. If you are LMIA exempt, then you are under the International Mobility Program (IMP). In whichever case, a work permit is needed for foreign nationals to come to Canada to work temporarily.
A Work Permit is a document issued by IRCC that allows an individual to work legally
The steps below need to be followed if you want to work temporarily in Canada: