If you are someone who is looking for working in Canada but doesn’t have the work permit yet, then don’t worry as we have brought you the list of jobs that do not require work permit thus illegal immigrants can pick up those. The other thing that concerns is that will I be caught? The answer is that there are many jobs that do not require you to have the work permit, thus chances of you getting caught are less.
Let us look at the types of work options you can have in Canada which does not require a work license.
Business Visitor, on behalf of employer
A business visitor can visit Canada business work on behalf of the employer, and cannot enter the Canadian labour market. His/her income and place of work should be based outside Canada.
Crew of International Transport Provider
International transportation workers, called the crew members do not require work permits for jobs in Canada. The sole requirement is no Canadian company should own or have its name registered for that particular means of transport.
Emergency Service Provider can work in Canada
Emergency service providers who come to Canada for relief work, need not have a work visa to enter Canada.
Athletes or Team Members don’t need Work Consent
Skilled athletes, coaches, team members don’t need work consent for Canada if they are visiting to take part in a Canadian sports event. But, if there is a qualified athlete in Canada, then his/her spouse will require work consent for moving into Canada.
Implied Status, Old Work permit expired, and new Work permit has been applied
In case your current work permit has expired and you have already applied for a new work permit, then you can continue working in Canada.
Farming, Little chance of getting Caught even if illegally staying in Canada
If you are working as a volunteer on a non-commercial farm in Canada, then you do not require a work license. In such a case, you should be visiting Canada for tourism.
If you are a performing artist or organize events, trade shows, meetings, consumer shows, exhibitions, etc. in Canada for a company which is not robustly doing business in Canada or is based in Canada, then a work visa is not required.
Evaluators or Examiners
If you are a guide or a mentor and need to visit Canada for academic purposes, then you do not require work consent.
Clergy/ Religious Preachers dont need Work Permit
If you are a religious preacher or give spiritual guidance, you only need to show that your religious group is real and you are able to perform this task.
Thus, these are jobs that you as illegal immigrants can do and there are fewer chances of you getting caught. All the best!