In Canada, 5.7% of workers, or just over one million people, held more than one simultaneous job in 2018.
As long as working two jobs doesn’t affect your physical or mental health, there’s nothing stopping you from doing it. Whatever the reason, it is important to know the benefits and inconvenients of such a practice in the short, medium and long term.
Working two jobs can bring many benefits. This allows you to:
Despite the many advantages, working two jobs simultaneously can also cause some disadvantages.
Working two jobs sometimes present logistical challenges. Indeed, you must ensure that your working hours do not overlap with each other. It is sometimes difficult, but not impossible!
It is also important that this rhythm of life does not disturb your physical or psychological health. Giving yourself days off and rest each week is essential to maintain a good balance in life.
With the arrival of the Covid-19 pandemic in Quebec, your schedule may have changed. Telecommuting limits the hours spent in traffic to and from the office. Some employers may have reduced working hours or even laid off some employees. Having a second job can therefore fill the free time that has been added to your daily life.
Whatever the reason for wanting a second job, we can support you and offer you personalized advice. Contact the Extra Multi-Ressources experts today.
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