Finding a job
Find a job and build your career in New Brunswick. There are many online and community resources that can help you network and find work.
For information on employment counseling services in your community, refer to, Department of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour. Also check with local immigrant-serving organizations or the New Brunswick school or university you are attending for employment counseling.
Keep up to date on the latest job postings in our province. Check these places frequently:
- - New Brunswick job listings online such as Nbjobs.ca, Government of New Brunswick – Employment, and the Government of Canada Job Bank;
- - the careers and classified sections of our national and local papers;
- - local job fairs;
- - your network of friends, family, neighbours;
- volunteer opportunities that may lead to new contacts or paid work; and
- - recruiters, as listed in your local telephone directory.
To work in New Brunswick, you will need certain documentation, including:
For more information about these documents and how to apply, refer to, Working in Canada.
Temporary Foreign Worker Program
The federal government’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program admits eligible foreign workers to work in Canada for an authorized temporary period, typically ranging from three months to three or four years. To learn more about working in New Brunswick as a temporary foreign worker, refer to the New Brunswick Temporary Foreign Workers Employee Guide.
Working in New Brunswick Tool
The Working in New Brunswick Tool can help you make well-informed decisions about where to live and work by producing a report that contains information on job descriptions, wages, skills, language training and job opportunities tailored to your needs.
Refer to your New Brunswick school’s website for information about finding work while you are here, as well as: