Being in Canada as a tourist does not stop you from applying for Permanent Residency. In fact, while you have a valid visitor’s visa, you can travel around Canada, stay in any province, and look for Job opportunities because job search can be done on a visitor’s visa. If you eventually get a job in Canada, you can apply for a work visa. …Working in Canada will give you relevant Canadian experience as required by Canada immigration’s Express Entry: CEC (Canadian Experience Class) stream. Your Canadian work experience will get you a step closer to becoming a Permanent Resident. Thinking of starting your Tourist Visa processing? We have a great track record of successful Canadian tourist visa applications.