Ontario Immigration Occupation List 2017-18

The Ontario Immigration Occupation List 2017-18 is a list of all the eligible occupations in Ontario for skilled immigrants who wish to apply for Canada Immigration under the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). Once the candidate has checked that his job profile is present in the occupations mentioned in the Ontario Immigration Occupations List 2017-18.

The benefit of having experience in an occupation from the Ontario Occupations helps the candidate to score more points on the Ontario Immigration Points Calculator 2018  which  will help them to score more points for being able to get a higher Comprehensive Ranking System Score (CRS) for fast track immigration to the province Ontario through Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP).

Ontario employers sponsor international skilled workers for Canadian permanent residence. Sponsored applicants must be working in a National Occupational Classification (NOC) Skill Level 0, A and B occupation under the General Category (Employer Category).

The Ontario Immigration Occupation List 2017-18 consists of (NOC) Skill Level O, A, and B occupation. Check if your job profile is mentioned below:

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121111Aquaculture FarmerYesNo
121211Cotton GrowerYesNo
121212Flower GrowerYesNo
121213Fruit or Nut GrowerYesNo
121215Grape GrowerYesNo
121216Sugar Cane FarmerYesNo
121221Vegetable GrowerYesNo
121299Crop Farmers necYesNo
121312Beef Cattle FarmerYesNo
121313Dairy Cattle FarmerYesNo
121316Horse BreederYesNo
121317Mixed Livestock FarmerYesNo
121318Pig FarmerYesNo
121321Poultry FarmerYesNo
121322Sheep FarmerYesNo
121399Livestock Farmer necYesNo
121411Mixed Crop and Livestock FarmerYesNo
133111Construction Project ManagerYesYes
133211Engineering ManagerYesYes
134111Child Care Centre ManagerYesYes
134212Nursing Clinical DirectorYesYes
134213Primary Health Organisation ManagerYesYes
134214Welfare Centre ManagerYesYes
134299Health & Welfare Services Managers necYesYes
139911Arts Administrator or ManagerYesYes
139913Laboratory ManagerYesYes
139914Quality Assurance ManagerYesYes
139999Specialist Managers necYesYes
141111Caf‚ or Restaurant ManagerYesNo
141311Hotel or Motel ManagerYesYes
141999Accommodation & Hospitality Managers necYesYes
221113Taxation AccountantYes - Additional requirements apply. See Note 1Yes - Additional requirements apply. See Note 1
222211Financial Market DealerYesYes
222213Stockbroking DealerNoYes
222299Financial Dealers necNoYes
223112Recruitment ConsultantNoYes
223211ICT TrainerYes - Additional requirements apply. See Note 2Yes - Additional requirements apply. See Note 2
224212Gallery or Museum CuratorYesYes
224213Health Information ManagerYesYes
224214Records ManagerYesYes
224511Land EconomistYesYes
233211Civil EngineerYesYes
233212Geotechnical EngineerYesYes
233213Quantity SurveyorYesYes
233214Structural EngineerYesYes
233215Transport EngineerYesYes
233311Electrical EngineerYesYes
233911Aeronautical EngineerYesYes
233912Agricultural EngineerYesYes
233913Biomedical EngineerYesYes
233915Environmental EngineerYesYes
234111Agricultural ConsultantYesYes
234611Medical Laboratory ScientistYesYes
241111Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) TeachersYesYes
241213Primary School TeacherYesYes
241511Special Needs TeacherYesYes
241512Teaching of the Hearing ImpairedYesYes
241513Teacher of the Sight ImpairedYesYes
214599Special Education Teachers necYesYes
251211Medical Diagnostic RadiographerYesYes
251212Medical Radiation TherapistYesYes
251213Nuclear Medicine TechnologistYesYes
251312Occupational Health and Safety AdviserYesYes
251512Industrial PharmacistYesYes
251911Health Promotion OfficerYesYes
251912Orthotist and ProsthetistYesYes
252311Dental SpecialistYesYes
252411Occupational TherapistYesYes
252712Speech PathologistYesYes
253111General PractitionerYesYes
253112Resident Medical OfficerYesYes
253311Specialist Physician (General Medicine)YesYes
253313Clinical HaematologistYesYes
253314Medical OncologistYesYes
253317Intensive Care SpecialistYesYes
253322Renal Medicine SpecialistYesYes
253324Thoracic Medicine SpecialistYesYes
253399Specialist Physicians necYesYes
253511Surgeon (General)YesYes
253512Cardiothoracic SurgeonYesYes
253514Orthopaedic SurgeonYesYes
253516Paediatric SurgeonYesYes
253517Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeonYesYes
253521Vascular SurgeonYesYes
253912Emergency Medicine SpecialistYesYes
253913Obstetrician and GynaecologistYesYes
253917Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologistYesYes
253918Radiation OncologistYesYes
253999Medical Practitioners necYesYes
254411Nurse PractitionerYesYes
254412Registered Nurse (Aged Care)YesYes
254413Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)YesYes
254414Registered Nurse (Community Health)YesYes
254415Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)YesYes
254416Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)YesYes
254417Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)YesYes
254418Registered Nurse (Medical)YesYes
254421Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)YesYes
254422Registered Nurse (Mental Health)YesYes
254423Registered Nurse (Perioperative)YesYes
254424Registered Nurse (Surgical)YesYes
254425Registered Nurse (Paediatric)YesYes
254499Registered Nurse necYesYes
263112Network AdministratorYes Additional requirements apply. See note 2Yes Additional requirements apply. See note 2
263113Network AnalystYes Additional requirements apply. See note 2Yes Additional requirements apply. See note 2
263311Telecommunications EngineerYes Additional requirements apply. See note 2Yes Additional requirements apply. See note 2
263312Telecommunications Network EngineerYes Additional requirements apply. See note 2Yes Additional requirements apply. See note 2
272111Careers CounsellorYesYes
272112Drug & Alcohol CounsellorYesYes
272113Family & Marriage CounsellorYesYes
272114Rehabilitation CounsellorYesYes
272115Student CounsellorYesYes
272199Counsellors necYesYes
272311Clinical PsychologistYesYes
272312Educational PsychologistYesYes
272313Organisational PsychologistYesYes
272399Psychologists necYesYes
272499Social Professionals necYesYes
272511Social WorkerYesYes
272612Recreation OfficerYesYes
272613Welfare WorkerYesYes
311211Anaesthetic TechnicianYesYes
311212Cardiac TechnicianYesYes
311213Medical Laboratory TechnicianYesYes
311215Pharmacy TechnicianYesYes
311299Medical Technicians (nec)YesYes
311411Chemistry TechnicianYesYes
311412Earth Science TechnicianYesYes
311413Life Science TechnicianYesYes
311499Science Technicians necYesYes
312113Building InspectorYesYes
312199Architectural, Building & Surveying Technicians necYesYes
312211Civil Engineering DraftspersonYesYes
312912Metallurgical or Materials TechnicianYesYes
312913Mine DeputyYesYes
313111Hardware TechnicianYesYes
321111Automotive ElectricianYesNo
321211Motor Mechanic (General)YesNo
321212Diesel Motor MechanicYesNo
321213Motorcycle MechanicYesNo
321214Small Engine MechanicYesNo
322211Sheetmetal Trades WorkersYesNo
322311Metal FabricatorYesNo
322313Welder ? first classYesNo
323112Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)YesYes
323113Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Structures)YesYes
323211Fitter (General)YesNo
323212Fitter & TurnerYesNo
323213Fitter ? WelderYesNo
323214Metal Machinist (First Class)YesNo
323299Metal Fitters & Machinists (nec)YesNo
323215Textile, Clothingÿ & Footwear MechanicYesNo
324211Vehicle Body BuilderYesNo
324212Vehicle TrimmerYesNo
331211Carpenter & JoinerYesNo
332211Painting Trades WorkersYesNo
333211Fibrous PlastererYesNo
333212Solid PlastererYesNo
334111Plumber (General)YesNo
334112Airconditioning & Mechanical Services PlumberYesNo
334115Roof PlumberYesNo
342111Airconditioning & Refrigeration MechanicYesNo
351111BakerYes - Additional requirements apply. See note 3No
351112PastrycookYes - Additional requirements apply. See note 3No
351311ChefYes - Additional requirements apply. See note 3No
351411CookYes - Additional requirements apply. See note 3No
361311Veterinary NurseYesYes
392311Printing MachinistYesNo
399111Boat Builder & RepairerYesYes
411111Ambulance OfficerNoYes
411112Intensive Care Ambulance ParamedicNoYes
411213Dental TechnicianYesYes
411311Diversional TherapistYesYes
411411Enrolled NurseYesYes
411611Massage TherapistYesYes
411711Community WorkerYesYes
411712Disabilities Services OfficerYesYes
411713Family Support WorkerYesYes
411715Residential Care OfficerYesYes
411716Youth WorkerYesYes
452311Diving Instructor (Open Water)YesNo
452312Gymnastics Coach or InstructorYesNo
452313Horse Riding Coach or InstructorYesNo
452315Swimming Coach or InstructorYesNo
452316Tennis CoachYesNo
452321Sports Development OfficerYesNo
599612Insurance Loss AdjusterYesYes

The OINP General Category targets foreign skilled workers with job offers who want to settle permanently in the province of Ontario.

For a nomination certificate to be issued under this category, both the employer and the foreign national must show that eligibility requirements are met. Eligible employers are required to complete an Employer Form, which is submitted with the foreign workers application.

Minimum Requirements for Ontario Immigration Occupation List 2017-18

In order to be eligible as a foreign worker under the OINP General Category, applicants must:

  • Have at least two years (24 months) of paid and verifiable work experience, either in Canada or abroad, within the previous five years in their intended occupation OR have the appropriate registration in Ontario, if applying for a position in a regulated occupation in the province;
  • Have a permanent, full-time job offer in a skilled occupation (NOC levels 0, A, or B) from the employer that is also submitting an application; and
  • Be residing abroad OR residing, working or visiting Canada on a valid work permit, study permit or visitor record.

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