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Ontario Occupation Demand List 2018

For the second time this year, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) has issued candidates in the Human Capital Priorities (HCP) stream with a Notification of Interest (NOI) to apply for the provincial nomination program. The draw has taken place on April 14, 2017 and can reopen its any stream for NOIs.

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Ontario Immigration Nominee Program

Through Ontario PNP, the province welcomes thousands of immigrants every year, this province cover 40 percent of Canada’s total population. Ontario targets skilled and experienced immigrants under different programs and categories. OINP allows Ontario employers to recruit candidates directly.

The aim of its PNP is to nominate and select highly skilled worker who can join the local labour task force for building the economy. Ontario’s popular streams are Express Entry: Human Capital Priorities Stream, International Student with job offer, International students without job offer.

Ontario Occupation List Eligibility Checklist

One should meet with the all required criteria which make an aspirant to immigrant.

  • 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.
  • Have minimum qualification certificate/diploma which makes them eligible.
  • Have experience in their occupational field as per requirement of the program
  • Having job offer letter from the employer for full-time or permanent.
  • Intention to live in Ontario.
  • Express Entry score - All applicants must have a Canada Express Entry Comprehensive Ranking System score of 400 points or greater, and this score must remain throughout provincial and federal processing (only for those who are willing to apply under Ontario Express Entry System).

Ontario High-Demand Occupations List

The list contains high demanding jobs and the candidates are selected on their obtained point. The most important thing to note here is, OINP will be targeting a list of in-demand trades but there will be no limit for issuing the Notification of Interest (NOI).

The occupations can be easily found by its National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Occupation NOC Code
Carpenters NOC 7271
Electricians NOC 7241
Construction Millwrights and Industrial Mechanics NOC 7311
Welders and Related Machine Operators NOC 7237
Painters and Decorators (except interior decorators) NOC 7294
Plumbers NOC 7251
Bricklayers NOC 7281
Roofers and Shinglers NOC 7291
Sheet Metal Workers NOC 7233
Tilesetters NOC 7283
Boilermaker NOC 7234
Plasterers, Drywall Installers, and Finishers and Lathers NOC 7284
Industrial Electricians NOC 7242

Please Consult with Aptech Visa Expert before choosing an occupation to apply in order to confirm the latest Status.

Who Can Apply in Ontario PNP in Demand Occupation List 2018?

If you think you can meet with the eligibility criteria required for an Ontario PNP and your occupation lies in the demand list then you should apply for it now. At Aptech Visa, our team of experts will help and assist you to submit your Ontario PNP application. You can start the process by filling.

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