NOC Job List for the Skilled Worker Program

The Federal Skilled Worker Program was temporarily halted a while ago so that the lengthy immigration backlog could be cleared up. Now that the backlog has been cleared quite a bit, the government is reopening the Federal Skilled Worker Program on May 4th, 2013. However, the program will only be open for 24 different occupations. New Skilled Worker List

To learn more about the 24 jobs that are being included in this round of applications, click this link here.

Apply for permanent residence under the Federal Skilled Worker Program

Do you want to immigrate to Canada as a permanent resident? The Federal Skilled Worker Program allows you to do so, but it does not mean that just anyone can apply. There are only 5,000 applications being accepted for the program over the next year or so, or 300 per occupation. In addition, there will be 1,000 accepted under the PhD stream. If you have a qualifying job offer, there is no cap for you.

Your work experience and potential job offer are not the only things that can determine if you are eligible for this immigration stream. For example, you will need to pass based on a points system, which awards points for different criteria. The most awarding criteria are language proficiency for the most points, while you will also be assessed in your education level, work experience (in Canada for more points), age and other criteria.

We have helped many people come to Canada through the Federal Skilled Worker Program, as well as other immigration streams. We know what it takes to immigrate using this category, and we know what visa officers are looking for.

Please trust us with your immigration application, and set yourself up for the best change of success. Remember, applications will be accepted starting May 4th, so do not delay!

Michael Niren

About Michael Niren

Michael is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association’s Citizenship and Immigration Section and the Associate Member of the American Bar Association. Read more

  • Harbans Singh Mehra

    Dear Sir/ Madam

    My Name is Harbans Singh Mehra

    I want to apply job in Canada

    I can do all kind of manufacturing, all kind of wooden works.all kind of stainless steel works.

    I am writing to apply for all kind of construction line and all kind of wooden works and manufacturers any in Canadian company .

    I am Working in construction, Wooden Decoration Works, Interior Decoration, Kitchen Cabinets Assembler &
    Installation, Roofing Installation, Flooring Installation, Door & Window Manufacture also doing all
    kinds of work like Stainless Steel Railing Manufacturing & Fitting, Main Door Decoration, Front Glass
    Railing,Fundermax Installation, Steel Accessories. Besides also done work in Aluminum Fabrication
    Works, All kind of welding works, M.S. Works and construction project management for the past 16
    years, I have done work in many states of India on construction site. .My leadership and communication
    skills have provided me with the ability to consistently complete projects within time and budget, and to
    motivate teams to achieve maximal efficiency.
    My high level of organization is a natural aptitude that I have been able to build on throughout my
    broad industry experience. I pride myself on my ability to minimize risk in all projects I manage and my
    conflict resolution skills have been invaluable to both my teams and clients of my company.
    I am looking for a role that will continue to expand my capabilities and challenge me in a positive way. I
    would appreciate the opportunity to discuss the advertised role with you further and look forward to
    hearing from you. I have a good knowledge of construction line and I want to do work in Canada and need a good chance.

    Yours sincerely,

    Harbans Singh Mehra
    +91 9915710141

    • Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Harbans. You will first need a job offer from a Canadian company. You can search the Canadian job boards such as or . Once you have your job offer, we can help you obtain the work visa that you will need to come to Canada.
      Regards, Muga

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