Truckers and experienced long haul drivers wanted

Average annual salary of CAD 50 000 $ (2 year contract)
Canadian transportation companies are looking for truckers to fill a significant shortage (50 000 drivers by 2020). Be sure to consider fees and expenses related to your stay.
Please note: We are not authorized representatives or agents of IRCC (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada). Our intervention in your file is only for the purpose of ensuring the selection of your application and your hiring.

The main elegibility criteria

  • Must be between 25 and 55 years old
  • Possesses 5 years of certified experience as a long haul driver
  • Able to communicate in English and/or French
  • 11 years of recognized schooling
  • No criminal record
  • Have a job at the time of the demand for VISA
  • To be able to assume the payments and expenses of the stay?
  • Valid passport and driver's license
  • These fees are payable during the process, the funds must be available so as not to delay your process and that of other truck drivers


    Evaluation: $600 CAD

    Refresher course: $3750 CAD ( average depending on trucker’s experience) CAD

    Temporary Worker VISA: From $155 CAD

    Plane ticket: Prices vary depending on the country of departure.

    Personal Expense Funds: $2500 CAD - (For Housing, Food, Transport and Communication etc.)

    Driver's license: $300 CAD

Mandatory documents to be provided to study your file

Relation Canada International commitment

  • Evaluation of the candidate (eligibility and validation of documents)
  • Garantee of an employment contract by a transport company
  • Telephone interview (Candidate and employers)
  • Advice on an action plan (before and after the arrival of the candidate)
  • Reception and transportation from the airport to the temporary residence
  • Search for a temporary residence within a 10 km radius of the refresher course school
  • Staying available
''It's my dream. Driving in USA'' - Mkhaleedy Mwanja
''Amazing'' - Asif Afridi

Refresher course elements :

  • Evaluation of the truck driver
  • Theoretical and practical course (duration 4 to 6 weeks)
  • Accompaniment to the practical exam
  • Truck rental for the SAAQ exam
The maximum cost for the refresher course is CAD $ 3,750. The evaluation of each files will allow RCI to identify exactly the needs of every driver and to communicate the final cost according to their skills. For example, truckers who have already driven US vehicles, or those who have already driven in the US or Canada, need fewer hours of training, so the cost of the course will be lower.