For foreign workers and employers alike, it is crucial to go through proper channels before proper employment in Canada may begin. Canada is actively seeking foreign workers and professionals to help grow its strong national workforce. In most cases, in order to work in Canada, the foreign worker will need a work permit. However, there are number of circumstances where you can work in Canada without a work permit. In addition, there are number of other ways to work in Canada without undergoing the traditional work permit application process, including work permits granted for working holidays or post-graduate work permits.