Federal Skilled Worker Program Occupation List 2017-18

Canadian employers sponsor experienced workers for Canadian permanent residence. Sponsored applicants must be working in eligible Occupations in Canada under the Federal Skilled Worker Program.

The Federal Skilled Worker Program Occupation list mentioned below aids an applicant to apply against his/her respective profile and enhance their chances to get selected for Canada immigration. Opting for the right occupation, best suited for your growth and career can not only lead you closer to your goals but also help you attain positive aspects in terms of living standards ahead.

Find your NOC under the Federal Skilled Worker Program; the following occupations are eligible for application:

NOC Code


 NOC 0013Senior managers – financial, communications and other business services
NOC 0015Senior managers – trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c
NOC 0111Financial managers
NOC 0112Human resources managers
NOC 0113Purchasing managers
NOC 0121Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers
NOC 0311Managers in health care
NOC 0711Construction managers
NOC 0712Home building and renovation managers
NOC 0811Managers in natural resources production and fishing
NOC 0911Manufacturing managers
NOC 1111Financial auditors and accountants
NOC 1112Financial and investment analysts
NOC 1113Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers
NOC 1114Other financial officers
NOC 1123Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations
NOC 1212Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers
NOC 1224Property administrators
NOC 2113Geoscientists and oceanographers
NOC 2131Civil engineers
NOC 2132Mechanical engineers
NOC 2133Electrical and electronics engineers
NOC 2145Petroleum engineers
NOC 2171Information systems analysts and consultants
NOC 2172Database analysts and data administrators
NOC 2173Software engineers and designers
NOC 2174Computer programmers and interactive media developers
NOC 2232Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians
NOC 2234Construction estimators
NOC 2241Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians
NOC 2243Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics
NOC 2263Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety
NOC 2281Computer network technicians
NOC 3011Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors
NOC 3012Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses
NOC 3111Specialist physicians
NOC 3112General practitioners and family physicians
NOC 3132Dietitians and nutritionists
NOC 3141Audiologists and speech-language pathologists
NOC 3142Physiotherapists
NOC 3143Occupational therapists
NOC 3214Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists
NOC 3215Medical radiation technologists
NOC 3216Medical sonographers
NOC 3233Licensed practical nurses
NOC 3234Paramedical occupations

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