Five High Paying Jobs in Mississauga

With so much talk about the escalating cost of living (think housing prices), you might be wondering if you should seek out a job that offers a little more in the way of compensation.

Fortunately for you, better paying jobs are out there.

If you are seeking a new career path with a considerable salary, you may wish to consider one of the job positions available in Mississauga below.


Occupational Therapist

Median salary in Canada: $78,395

Available in Mississauga: Altum Health - Occupational Therapist

Company profile: Altum Health is a department within the University Health Network that offers a full continuum of prevention, rehabilitation, and health care services

Job description:

  • Treat and rehabilitate private clients as well as injured workers with musculoskeletal injuries

  • Provide post-surgical, activity-based progressive rehabilitation, work simulation, functional ability evaluation, and return to work planning and cognitive behavioural therapy

Qualifications:

  • University degree in respective profession as required by the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario; certificate of Registration with the OT College

  • Two years related experience in the treatment of clients/patients with work related injuries, MVA and/or experience in the third party health care system

Address: 2 Robert Speck Parkway, Mississauga

Website: altumhealth.com


Software Engineer

Median salary in Canada: $88,005

Available in Mississauga: Cox Automotive - Software Engineer

Company profile: Cox Automotive is a leading provider of products and services spanning the automotive ecosystem

Job description:

  • Develop web applications for desktop and mobile devices enabling access to Dealertrack products and services

  • Work with Java 7, JBoss 8, Restful Webservices, Solr Search Engine, and TestNG unit testing in an Agile development environment

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

  • Three years' experience doing hands-on development using Java, J2EE, web frameworks (JSF, Struts, or similar frameworks)

Address: 2700 Matheson Boulevard East, Mississauga

Website: coxautoinc.com


Financial Manager

Median salary in Canada: $97,074

Available in Mississauga: Microsoft - Finance Manager (Stats and Tax)

Company profile: Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software

Job description:

  • Ensure Statutory and Tax compliance to regulations across Input Taxes, Payroll Taxes and Corporate Taxes for Microsoft Canada and other Microsoft legal entities in Canada

  • Drive adherence and compliance to Microsoft Accounting Policies and Canadian and International Accounting Standards

Qualifications:

  • Professionally qualified accountant (CPA strongly preferred)

  • Corporate and employee tax understanding

Address: 1950 Meadowvale Boulevard

Website: Microsoft.com


Pharmacist

Median salary in Canada: $99,840

Available in Mississauga: Shoppers Drug Mart - Overnight Pharmacist

Company profile: Shoppers Drug Mart is the national leading drug store retailer

Job description:

  • Check prescriptions for accuracy and provide health management consulting

  • Counsel on prescription and over-the-counter medications

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy; license to practice in Ontario

  • Superior interpersonal skills

Address: 2470 Hurontario Street

Website: shoppersdrugmart.ca


Urban Planner

Median salary in Canada: $85,010

Available in Mississauga: City of Mississauga - Transit Planner

Company profile: Government and public sector of the City of Mississauga.

Job description:

  • Perform ridership analysis and monitoring to understand customer travel patterns and route performance

  • Develop and revise short and long term service plans in the context of the City's overall public transportation strategies and goals

Qualifications:

  • University degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Transportation Engineering, Business or related discipline; Professional Planning, Engineering, or Business/Commerce related designation in Ontario

  • Three to five years progressive experience in a public transit or transportation planning and business planning environment

Address: 3484 Semenyk Court, Mississauga

Website: Mississauga.ca

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