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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?

What we're looking for:

High Skills Specialists

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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

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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

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

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.


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


We're the largest onshore PPE manufacturer in Canada, and we're working toward making the PPE industry more sustainable.


We're a team of more than 150 from a wide variety of different backgrounds. We see diversity as a strength, and actively seek diverse candidates.


We're a forward-thinking company which prides itself on providing opportunities for people who traditionally may not have had them in our industry, including women, persons with disabilities, and the LGBTQ+ community.

Ready to start your new career?

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.

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