(Postings for Jobs in Montreal are listed below)
A Welcoming, Diverse Business Ecosystem and Affordable, High-Quality Lifestyle are Key to Montreal’s Thriving Job Growth
The Montreal job market is very diversified. With one of the world’s largest inland ports, as well as one of North America’s highest concentrations of aerospace engineering jobs and as home to the Canadian National Railway (CR Rail), Air Canada, Air Transat, and Bombardier Inc., Montreal is truly an impressive and labour-hungry major transportation hub.
Montreal’s sizable tech and professional services community provides the area with quality IT jobs and careers at software development, engineering and telecommunications companies such as Bell Canada, SNC-Lavalin and video game developers like Artificial Mind and Movement, EA, Eidos Interactive, Strategy First, THQ and Ubisoft Montreal.
Employment can also be found with several large financial, insurance and business services employers in the area, including Desjardins Group, Power Corporation, Pratt and Whitney Canada, and Standard Life. Montreal is Canada’s second largest city and has a reputation as one of North America’s most vibrant cities, with several major festivals, a thriving arts community and active film and design industry. Montreal is also the birth place of the world-famous Cirque du Soleil. Although French is the main language of the area, business is also conducted in
Montreal has historically been seen as a fashion, textile and garment production centre. Other major Montreal employers include mining giant Rio Tinto Alcan; large forest products companies Tembec, Domtar, AbitibiBowater and multi-national engineering services firm SNC-Lavalin.
Montreal’s World-Class Tech Hub
Learn more about Montreal’s Tech Sector in this video by Montréal International. Tech Giants are locating in Montreal thanks to the quality of local employees and its supportive business friendly environment and access to funding. Quebec generates a large number of the Canadian jobs and many of those are in Technology.
Montreal’s Tech Business Ecosystem and Position as a Key Artificial Intelligence Centre
Hear Prime Minister Justin Trudeau talk about Montreal’s success in this video. Learn about Montreal’s ecosystem and collaboration that has attracted a high number of researchers to become the AI centre and attract multinational players like Facebook. With its affordable real estate values and high standard of living it’s no wonder so much talent is attracted to Montreal.
Why Choose to Live in Montreal?
In this video three former Montreal students discuss why they chose Montreal and their experience working and setting up in Montreal
Speaking of Diversity
Here’s what one French born immigrant had to say (see video)
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