Immigration and Relocation Advisor

Ledcor

Category: Human Resources
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Title: Immigration and Relocation Advisor
Job ID: 14145
Job Status: Full Time Regular



Job Summary

You are a licensed immigration and relocation expert seeking an opportunity to leverage your consultative skills in a large, dynamic organization. In the role of Immigration & Relocation Advisor, you will act as the key point of contact on all immigration and relocation matters across the business, and participate in a project team to review our overall mobility program. This role is part of our Total Rewards Community of Expertise (COE).

Ledcor is investing in a multi-year initiative, called HR2020, to provide new HCM technology and an updated HR operating model to support our company’s future business growth and development. HR2020 will improve the employee experience at Ledcor through enabling technology and broadened HR service delivery. We have already started on this journey and we are adding expertise as needed to complement our dynamic team. If you are looking for a career where you can make a real difference, come join our True Blue team!

Are you looking for an opportunity to act as a consultative partner, and engage with multiple internal stakeholders on immigration issues? Apply now to join Ledcor’s Total Rewards team in Vancouver!

Responsibilities

• Act as the lead consultative expert on all immigration and relocation matters, providing subject matter information, knowledge, and expertise to business and human resources stakeholders
• Provide advice and guidance to human resources, managers and employees with regards to foreign worker status and options available, including maintenance of work eligibility
• Research and identify most applicable work permit options, and complete all related applications and documentation, supporting employees throughout the process
• Provide subject matter expertise on NAFTA and other work permit matters, including Canadian and US intra-company transfers; support full process of filing Canadian LMIAs
• Work with outside legal counsel in securing appropriate work permits and authorizations for foreign national worker population
• Manage relationships with external immigration lawyers and other third parties, such as mobility and relocation vendors
• Support immigration compliance by managing all new work permit applications and renewals; ensure immigration records are maintained and in full compliance with appropriate legislative frameworks
• Serve as a resource for education and training for business and HR stakeholders on appropriate work permit classifications and onboarding timelines

Requirements

• 5+ years of Immigration experience in a complex, matrixed organization, working with various levels of internal and external stakeholders; previous experience supporting relocation programs preferred
• Completion of post-secondary education in business, finance, HR or a related field; completion of relevant immigration diploma or certification
• ICCRC membership in good standing
• Thorough knowledge of Canadian immigration regulations required; familiarity with US immigration policies would be an asset
• Interest in learning and becoming part of an overall mobility program implementation, and related activities
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; proven ability to collaborate with stakeholders at all levels, including executive leadership and third-party vendors
• Ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize work and exercise initiative to ensure an efficient and high-quality level of service with a busy and dynamic team environment
• Proven ability to apply attention to detail, research and gain knowledge quickly
• Ability to resolve issues and use negotiation skills to influence decisions
• Strong MS Office skills, primarily in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Work Conditions

Our Human Resources (HR) team helps Ledcor’s leaders attract and retain our most valuable asset – our people. With expertise in recruitment, employment practices, workplace culture, learning and development, and compensation, the HR team supports the entire lifecycle of our employees. We are a diverse team equipped to support the growth of our company.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

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Vancouver, BC
Vancouver, British Columbia

Date Posted 8/30/2017





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