If you're getting ready to hit the job market after high school or cégep or just considering a new career path, these nine jobs in Quebec that don't require a university degree might help give you an idea of some of the opportunities out there right now.
These positions draw from a diverse array of fields and demand varying levels of experience and educational backgrounds.
Note that these job postings will likely disappear once positions are filled.
Case Processing Agent
Salary: $51,538 – $57,643
Company: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Who Should Apply: IRCC is looking to fill its inventory of case processing agents. Applicants need to have either a secondary school diploma or an "acceptable combination of education, training and/or experience."
Salary: Not listed
Company: Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth (Accor)
Who Should Apply: Montreal's Fairmont Queen Elizabeth hotel needs a bilingual mechanic with knowledge of laundry systems. Applicants need a relevant DEP and credentials, as well as five years of experience.
Company: Keywords Studios
Who Should Apply: Keywords Studios wants someone with five years of "experience in the film or video game industry."
Applicants need to be familiar with relevant software and provide a "portfolio highlighting their artistic and technical skills."
Salary: $50,000 – $65,000
Company: Cabanons Fontaine
Who Should Apply: This shed and garage manufacturer needs someone with a DEP and at least one year of experience to liaise with customers and help market products, among other tasks.
Truck Box Builder
Who Should Apply: This person is charged with putting together the vehicle's box components.
The job involves "welding, cutting, bending, screwing, bolting, the components of the box, according to the needs of the customers."
Applicants need a relevant DEP or DES and at least six months of experience.
Salary: Not listed; $23 – $25/hour according to the Government of Canada jobs bank
Who Should Apply: Calian is looking for a qualified dental assistant (they must have a DEP, one year of experience and up-to-date certification) to work at the Valcartier military base dental clinic.
Salary: Not listed; $23 – $30/hour according to the Government of Canada jobs bank
Who Should Apply: Someone who really loves wood. The measurer (scaler) will "stamp lumber to indicate grade, wood type, moisture level and other characteristics" and "ensure specified thickness, length and width," according to the post on the Government of Canada's jobs bank.
Salary: Not listed; $22 – $30/hour according to the Government of Canada jobs bank.
Who Should Apply: The programmer is responsible for "[developing] tools and functionalities" in the company's software and "[suggesting] and [analyzing] improvements according to the needs of the various departments to lead to effective solutions," among other duties.
Applicants need a relevant DEC and two years of experience.
Salary: Not listed; $40,000, according to the Government of Canada jobs bank
Company: C.H. Express
Who Should Apply: A map lover who enjoys working under pressure.