New list brings number of priority occupations to 19
The Atlantic Canada province of New Brunswick has added nine new occupations for its Express Entry Labour Market Stream.
This is the fourth opening of the Express Entry New Brunswick Labour Market Stream since September 2017 that has targeted information and Communications Technology workers among others.
The updated list now has 19 occupations, nine of them are new and they are:
|Senior managers – financial, communications and other business services||0013|
|Financial and investment analysts||1112|
|Human resources professionals||1121|
|Purchasing agents and officers||1225|
|Early childhood educators and assistants||4214|
|Translators, terminologists and interpreters||5125|
|Retail and wholesale buyers||6222|
The 10 other occupations in the priority list are:
|Managers in healthcare||0311|
|Restaurant and food service managers||0631|
|Accounting technicians and bookkeepers||1311|
|Information systems analysts and consultants||2171|
|Computer network technician||2281|
|Software engineers and designers||2173|
|Database analysts and data administrators||2172|
|Computer programmers and interactive media developers||2174|
|Retail sale supervisors||6211|
New Brunswick’s Express Entry Labour market stream allows skilled and eligible applicants in the federal Express Entry System to apply for a provincial nomination.
The applicants with a provincial nomination from New Brunswick receive an additional 600 Comprehensive Ranking System points towards their Express Entry score.
To be able to apply for New Brunswick Nomination Program, an applicant must meet any one of the following criteria.
To be able to apply for the labour stream, you must first submit Expression of Interest (EOI) to the NBPNP
The eligible applicants will be only considered for Expression of Interest under this stream. A minimum of 67 points are required in the FSW selection factors to be able to apply for Express Entry New Brunswick Labour Market Stream.
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