100% Non-Woven Polypropylene Face Masks Made in Canada

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The Canadian

We're changing the way Canada sources PPE.

We're already Canada's largest onshore PPE manufacturer, and we're not done yet. We're powering Canada's rise as a global leader in PPE manufacturing, while creating safety and security for our country. Ready to join the movement?

The Canadian Shield Manufacturing Careers
What we're looking for:
Various Roles

The Canadian Shield is helping to build a strong domestic manufacturing industry which relies on Canadian skilled labour.

We're looking to fill several roles to help take our team to the next level.

Our Leadership

Our team is driven forward by the talent, experience, and energy of our leadership team. We'll give you the resources you need to thrive in your role and enable you to make a big impact.

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Our teams

We're passionate about in-house and on-shore employment. We're vertically integrated, so we do everything from production to sales and marketing right here in Waterloo, Ontario.

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In the News

We've been making headlines from the very beginning, but things have changed since then. We're making waves in the manufacturing industry - read more to find out how we plan to last well beyond COVID-19.

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Why Work at The Canadian Shield?

We're a fast-paced, forward-thinking company dedicated to innovation and seeing things differently. We work hard, respect each other, and recognize a job well done - no matter who it's done by. We welcome differences of opinion and perspective, because we believe that's how we move the ball forward. We're looking for qualified candidates and particularly welcome applications from women, persons with disabilities, First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples, members of visible minorities, and LGBTQ+ persons.

How it Works
Our Hiring Process

To find out more about our hiring process, please contact our customer service team.

The Canadian Shield welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. 

The Canadian Shield Medical Mask Manufacturing Careers

What We Offer

A Dedicated, Growing, Mission-Driven Team
We are an open, energetic, and mission-driven team. We are focused on building an inclusive and collaborative culture as we expand and create hundreds of well-paying jobs in Canada's domestic manufacturing sector.

Established Company, Startup Culture
We're helping to drive Canadian manufacturing forward by embracing modern values and business practices. We're now Canada's largest onshore PPE manufacturer, and we're growing by the day - but we're still driven by the small-company values of our educational technology roots. We're committed to providing a safe, open, and empowering workplace, emphasizing mental and physical health.

Health & Safety
The health and safety of our team is essential, especially in our line of work. We've gone above and beyond to make our workplace as safe as possible. We have a doctor on site, conduct daily screenings of anyone entering our facilities, provide comprehensive personal protective equipment for employees, conduct regular safety training, and much more. 

Catered lunches at The Canadian Shield

Catered Lunches

You're a busy person. We've got you covered. We offer free, locally catered lunches to all our staff, so you can get the nutrition you need at work.

Competitive-salary at The Canadian Shield

Competitive Salary

We offer salaries in line with our status as Canada's largest PPE manufacturer. We're offer a highly competitive salary that's right up with the top players in our industry.

Benefits at The Canadian Shield


Our employees have access to benefits including dental, disability, vision, and health care, along with life insurance, on-site parking, and more.

Meaningful & impactful
Corporate Philanthropy

To date, we've donated almost 1 million pieces of PPE to individuals and organizations in Canada who needed it.

We believe that big businesses can be both profitable and responsible. We make an effort to positively impact our community on a local, provincial, and national level.


The Canadian Shield is leading the charge to rebuild Canada's onshore PPE manufacturing industry. Be part of the movement with a young, energetic, and dynamic team that will be here long after the COVID-19 pandemic.

*Note:* Due to COVID-19 protocols, we cannot accept any in-person resumé drop-offs. We will only be considering applications which are submitted online.