Federal Skilled Worker Class

National Occupational Classification (NOC) LIST

NOC TITLE Skill Level
 11  Legislators0
 12  Senior government managers and officials0
 13  Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services0
 14  Senior managers - health, education, social and community services and membership organizations0
 15  Senior managers - trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c.0
 16  Senior managers - construction, transportation, production and utilities0
 111  Financial managers0
 112  Human resources managers0
 113  Purchasing managers0
 114  Other administrative services managers0
 121  Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers0
 122  Banking, credit and other investment managers0
 124  Advertising, marketing and public relations managers0
 125  Other business services managers0
 131  Telecommunication carriers managers0
 132  Postal and courier services managers0
 211  Engineering managers0
 212  Architecture and science managers0
 213  Computer and information systems managers0
 311  Managers in health care0
 411  Government managers - health and social policy development and program administration0
 412  Government managers - economic analysis, policy development and program administration0
 413  Government managers - education policy development and program administration0
 414  Other managers in public administration0
 421  Administrators - post-secondary education and vocational training0
 422  School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education0
 423  Managers in social, community and correctional services0
 431  Commissioned police officers0
 432  Fire chiefs and senior firefighting officers0
 433  Commissioned officers of the Canadian Forces0
 511  Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers0
 512  Managers - publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts0
 513  Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors0
 601  Corporate sales managers0
 621  Retail and wholesale trade managers0
 631  Restaurant and food service managers0
 632  Accommodation service managers0
 651  Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c.0
 711  Construction managers0
 712  Home building and renovation managers0
 714  Facility operation and maintenance managers0
 731  Managers in transportation0
 811  Managers in natural resources production and fishing0
 821  Managers in agriculture0
 822  Managers in horticulture0
 823  Managers in aquaculture0
 911  Manufacturing managers0
 912  Utilities managers0
 1111  Financial auditors and accountantsA
 1112  Financial and investment analystsA
 1113  Securities agents, investment dealers and brokersA
 1114  Other financial officersA
 1121  Human resources professionalsA
 1122  Professional occupations in business management consultingA
 1123  Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relationsA
 2111  Physicists and astronomersA
 2112  ChemistsA
 2113  Geoscientists and oceanographersA
 2114  Meteorologists and climatologistsA
 2115  Other professional occupations in physical sciencesA
 2121  Biologists and related scientistsA
 2122  Forestry professionalsA
 2123  Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialistsA
 2131  Civil engineersA
 2132  Mechanical engineersA
 2133  Electrical and electronics engineersA
 2134  Chemical engineersA
 2141  Industrial and manufacturing engineersA
 2142  Metallurgical and materials engineersA
 2143  Mining engineersA
 2144  Geological engineersA
 2145  Petroleum engineersA
 2146  Aerospace engineersA
 2147  Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)A
 2148  Other professional engineers, n.e.c.A
 2151  ArchitectsA
 2152  Landscape architectsA
 2153  Urban and land use plannersA
 2154  Land surveyorsA
 2161  Mathematicians, statisticians and actuariesA
 2171  Information systems analysts and consultantsA
 2172  Database analysts and data administratorsA
 2173  Software engineers and designersA
 2174  Computer programmers and interactive media developersA
 2175  Web designers and developersA
 3011  Nursing co-ordinators and supervisorsA
 3012  Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nursesA
 3111  Specialist physiciansA
 3112  General practitioners and family physiciansA
 3113  DentistsA
 3114  VeterinariansA
 3121  OptometristsA
 3122  ChiropractorsA
 3124  Allied primary health practitionersA
 3125  Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treatingA
 3131  PharmacistsA
 3132  Dietitians and nutritionistsA
 3141  Audiologists and speech-language pathologistsA
 3142  PhysiotherapistsA
 3143  Occupational therapistsA
 3144  Other professional occupations in therapy and assessmentA
 4011  University professors and lecturersA
 4012  Post-secondary teaching and research assistantsA
 4021  College and other vocational instructorsA
 4031  Secondary school teachersA
 4032  Elementary school and kindergarten teachersA
 4033  Educational counsellorsA
 4111  JudgesA
 4112  Lawyers and Quebec notariesA
 4151  PsychologistsA
 4152  Social workersA
 4153  Family, marriage and other related counsellorsA
 4154  Professional occupations in religionA
 4155  Probation and parole officers and related occupationsA
 4156  Employment counsellorsA
 4161  Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officersA
 4162  Economists and economic policy researchers and analystsA
 4163  Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultantsA
 4164  Social policy researchers, consultants and program officersA
 4165  Health policy researchers, consultants and program officersA
 4166  Education policy researchers, consultants and program officersA
 4167  Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officersA
 4168  Program officers unique to governmentA
 4169  Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c.A
 5111  LibrariansA
 5112  Conservators and curatorsA
 5113  ArchivistsA
 5121  Authors and writersA
 5122  EditorsA
 5123  JournalistsA
 5125  Translators, terminologists and interpretersA
 5131  Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupationsA
 5132  Conductors, composers and arrangersA
 5133  Musicians and singersA
 5134  DancersA
 5135  Actors and comediansA
 5136  Painters, sculptors and other visual artistsA
 1211  Supervisors, general office and administrative support workersB
 1212  Supervisors, finance and insurance office workersB
 1213  Supervisors, library, correspondence and related information workersB
 1214  Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupationsB
 1215  Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupationsB
 1221  Administrative officersB
 1222  Executive assistantsB
 1223  Human resources and recruitment officersB
 1224  Property administratorsB
 1225  Purchasing agents and officersB
 1226  Conference and event plannersB
 1227  Court officers and justices of the peaceB
 1228  Employment insurance, immigration, border services and revenue officersB
 1241  Administrative assistantsB
 1242  Legal administrative assistantsB
 1243  Medical administrative assistantsB
 1251  Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupationsB
 1252  Health information management occupationsB
 1253  Records management techniciansB
 1254  Statistical officers and related research support occupationsB
 1311  Accounting technicians and bookkeepersB
 1312  Insurance adjusters and claims examinersB
 1313  Insurance underwritersB
 1314  Assessors, valuators and appraisersB
 1315  Customs, ship and other brokersB
 2211  Chemical technologists and techniciansB
 2212  Geological and mineral technologists and techniciansB
 2221  Biological technologists and techniciansB
 2222  Agricultural and fish products inspectorsB
 2223  Forestry technologists and techniciansB
 2224  Conservation and fishery officersB
 2225  Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialistsB
 2231  Civil engineering technologists and techniciansB
 2232  Mechanical engineering technologists and techniciansB
 2233  Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and techniciansB
 2234  Construction estimatorsB
 2241  Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and techniciansB
 2242  Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)B
 2243  Industrial instrument technicians and mechanicsB
 2244  Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectorsB
 2251  Architectural technologists and techniciansB
 2252  Industrial designersB
 2253  Drafting technologists and techniciansB
 2254  Land survey technologists and techniciansB
 2255  Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorologyB
 2261  Non-destructive testers and inspection techniciansB
 2262  Engineering inspectors and regulatory officersB
 2263  Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safetyB
 2264  Construction inspectorsB
 2271  Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructorsB
 2272  Air traffic controllers and related occupationsB
 2273  Deck officers, water transportB
 2274  Engineer officers, water transportB
 2275  Railway traffic controllers and marine traffic regulatorsB
 2281  Computer network techniciansB
 2282  User support techniciansB
 2283  Information systems testing techniciansB
 3211  Medical laboratory technologistsB
 3212  Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistantsB
 3213  Animal health technologists and veterinary techniciansB
 3214  Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologistsB
 3215  Medical radiation technologistsB
 3216  Medical sonographersB
 3217  Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.B
 3219  Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)B
 3221  DenturistsB
 3222  Dental hygienists and dental therapistsB
 3223  Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistantsB
 3231  OpticiansB
 3232  Practitioners of natural healingB
 3233  Licensed practical nursesB
 3234  Paramedical occupationsB
 3236  Massage therapistsB
 3237  Other technical occupations in therapy and assessmentB
 4211  Paralegal and related occupationsB
 4212  Social and community service workersB
 4214  Early childhood educators and assistantsB
 4215  Instructors of persons with disabilitiesB
 4216  Other instructorsB
 4217  Other religious occupationsB
 4311  Police officers (except commissioned)B
 4312  FirefightersB
 4313  Non-commissioned ranks of the Canadian ForcesB
 5211  Library and public archive techniciansB
 5212  Technical occupations related to museums and art galleriesB
 5221  PhotographersB
 5222  Film and video camera operatorsB
 5223  Graphic arts techniciansB
 5224  Broadcast techniciansB
 5225  Audio and video recording techniciansB
 5226  Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing artsB
 5227  Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing artsB
 5231  Announcers and other broadcastersB
 5232  Other performers, n.e.c.B
 5241  Graphic designers and illustratorsB
 5242  Interior designers and interior decoratorsB
 5243  Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designersB
 5244  Artisans and craftspersonsB
 5245  Patternmakers - textile, leather and fur productsB
 5251  AthletesB
 5252  CoachesB
 5253  Sports officials and refereesB
 5254  Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitnessB
 6211  Retail sales supervisorsB
 6221  Technical sales specialists - wholesale tradeB
 6222  Retail and wholesale buyersB
 6231  Insurance agents and brokersB
 6232  Real estate agents and salespersonsB
 6235  Financial sales representativesB
 6311  Food service supervisorsB
 6312  Executive housekeepersB
 6313  Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisorsB
 6314  Customer and information services supervisorsB
 6315  Cleaning supervisorsB
 6316  Other services supervisorsB
 6321  ChefsB
 6322  CooksB
 6331  Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers - retail and wholesaleB
 6332  BakersB
 6341  Hairstylists and barbersB
 6342  Tailors, dressmakers, furriers and millinersB
 6343  Shoe repairers and shoemakersB
 6344  Jewellers, jewellery and watch repairers and related occupationsB
 6345  UpholsterersB
 6346  Funeral directors and embalmersB
 7201  Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupationsB
 7202  Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupationsB
 7203  Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting tradesB
 7204  Contractors and supervisors, carpentry tradesB
 7205  Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicersB
 7231  Machinists and machining and tooling inspectorsB
 7232  Tool and die makersB
 7233  Sheet metal workersB
 7234  BoilermakersB
 7235  Structural metal and platework fabricators and fittersB
 7236  IronworkersB
 7237  Welders and related machine operatorsB
 7241  Electricians (except industrial and power system)B
 7242  Industrial electriciansB
 7243  Power system electriciansB
 7244  Electrical power line and cable workersB
 7245  Telecommunications line and cable workersB
 7246  Telecommunications installation and repair workersB
 7247  Cable television service and maintenance techniciansB
 7251  PlumbersB
 7252  Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installersB
 7253  Gas fittersB
 7271  CarpentersB
 7272  CabinetmakersB
 7281  BricklayersB
 7282  Concrete finishersB
 7283  TilesettersB
 7284  Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathersB
 7291  Roofers and shinglersB
 7292  GlaziersB
 7293  InsulatorsB
 7294  Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)B
 7295  Floor covering installersB
 7301  Contractors and supervisors, mechanic tradesB
 7302  Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crewsB
 7303  Supervisors, printing and related occupationsB
 7304  Supervisors, railway transport operationsB
 7305  Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operatorsB
 7311  Construction millwrights and industrial mechanicsB
 7312  Heavy-duty equipment mechanicsB
 7313  Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanicsB
 7314  Railway carmen/womenB
 7315  Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectorsB
 7316  Machine fittersB
 7318  Elevator constructors and mechanicsB
 7321  Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairersB
 7322  Motor vehicle body repairersB
 7331  Oil and solid fuel heating mechanicsB
 7332  Appliance servicers and repairersB
 7333  Electrical mechanicsB
 7334  Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and other related mechanicsB
 7335  Other small engine and small equipment repairersB
 7361  Railway and yard locomotive engineersB
 7362  Railway conductors and brakemen/womenB
 7371  Crane operatorsB
 7372  Drillers and blasters - surface mining, quarrying and constructionB
 7373  Water well drillersB
 7381  Printing press operatorsB
 7384  Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c.B
 8211  Supervisors, logging and forestryB
 8221  Supervisors, mining and quarryingB
 8222  Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and servicesB
 8231  Underground production and development minersB
 8232  Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workersB
 8241  Logging machinery operatorsB
 8252  Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workersB
 8255  Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture servicesB
 8261  Fishing masters and officersB
 8262  Fishermen/womenB
 9211  Supervisors, mineral and metal processingB
 9212  Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilitiesB
 9213  Supervisors, food, beverage and associated products processingB
 9214  Supervisors, plastic and rubber products manufacturingB
 9215  Supervisors, forest products processingB
 9217  Supervisors, textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing and manufacturingB
 9221  Supervisors, motor vehicle assemblingB
 9222  Supervisors, electronics manufacturingB
 9223  Supervisors, electrical products manufacturingB
 9224  Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturingB
 9226  Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturingB
 9227  Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assemblyB
 9231  Central control and process operators, mineral and metal processingB
 9232  Petroleum, gas and chemical process operatorsB
 9235  Pulping, papermaking and coating control operatorsB
 9241  Power engineers and power systems operatorsB
 9243  Water and waste treatment plant operatorsB
 1411  General office support workersC
 1414  ReceptionistsC
 1415  Personnel clerksC
 1416  Court clerksC
 1422  Data entry clerksC
 1423  Desktop publishing operators and related occupationsC
 1431  Accounting and related clerksC
 1432  Payroll clerksC
 1434  Banking, insurance and other financial clerksC
 1435  CollectorsC
 1451  Library assistants and clerksC
 1452  Correspondence, publication and regulatory clerksC
 1454  Survey interviewers and statistical clerksC
 1511  Mail, postal and related workersC
 1512  Letter carriersC
 1513  Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributorsC
 1521  Shippers and receiversC
 1522  Storekeepers and partspersonsC
 1523  Production logistics co-ordinatorsC
 1524  Purchasing and inventory control workersC
 1525  DispatchersC
 1526  Transportation route and crew schedulersC
 3411  Dental assistantsC
 3413  Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associatesC
 3414  Other assisting occupations in support of health servicesC
 4411  Home child care providersC
 4412  Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupationsC
 4413  Elementary and secondary school teacher assistantsC
 4421  Sheriffs and bailiffsC
 4422  Correctional service officersC
 4423  By-law enforcement and other regulatory officers, n.e.c.C
 6411  Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)C
 6421  Retail salespersonsC
 6511  Maîtres d'hôtel and hosts/hostessesC
 6512  BartendersC
 6513  Food and beverage serversC
 6521  Travel counsellorsC
 6522  Pursers and flight attendantsC
 6523  Airline ticket and service agentsC
 6524  Ground and water transport ticket agents, cargo service representatives and related clerksC
 6525  Hotel front desk clerksC
 6531  Tour and travel guidesC
 6532  Outdoor sport and recreational guidesC
 6533  Casino occupationsC
 6541  Security guards and related security service occupationsC
 6551  Customer services representatives - financial institutionsC
 6552  Other customer and information services representativesC
 6561  Image, social and other personal consultantsC
 6562  Estheticians, electrologists and related occupationsC
 6563  Pet groomers and animal care workersC
 6564  Other personal service occupationsC
 7441  Residential and commercial installers and servicersC
 7442  Waterworks and gas maintenance workersC
 7444  Pest controllers and fumigatorsC
 7445  Other repairers and servicersC
 7451  Longshore workersC
 7452  Material handlersC
 7511  Transport truck driversC
 7512  Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operatorsC
 7513  Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeursC
 7514  Delivery and courier service driversC
 7521  Heavy equipment operators (except crane)C
 7522  Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workersC
 7531  Railway yard and track maintenance workersC
 7532  Water transport deck and engine room crewC
 7533  Boat and cable ferry operators and related occupationsC
 7534  Air transport ramp attendantsC
 7535  Other automotive mechanical installers and servicersC
 8411  Underground mine service and support workersC
 8412  Oil and gas well drilling and related workers and services operatorsC
 8421  Chain saw and skidder operatorsC
 8422  Silviculture and forestry workersC
 8431  General farm workersC
 8432  Nursery and greenhouse workersC
 8441  Fishing vessel deckhandsC
 8442  Trappers and huntersC
 9411  Machine operators, mineral and metal processingC
 9412  Foundry workersC
 9413  Glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cuttersC
 9414  Concrete, clay and stone forming operatorsC
 9415  Inspectors and testers, mineral and metal processingC
 9416  Metalworking and forging machine operatorsC
 9417  Machining tool operatorsC
 9418  Other metal products machine operatorsC
 9421  Chemical plant machine operatorsC
 9422  Plastics processing machine operatorsC
 9423  Rubber processing machine operators and related workersC
 9431  Sawmill machine operatorsC
 9432  Pulp mill machine operatorsC
 9433  Papermaking and finishing machine operatorsC
 9434  Other wood processing machine operatorsC
 9435  Paper converting machine operatorsC
 9436  Lumber graders and other wood processing inspectors and gradersC
 9437  Woodworking machine operatorsC
 9441  Textile fibre and yarn, hide and pelt processing machine operators and workersC
 9442  Weavers, knitters and other fabric making occupationsC
 9445  Fabric, fur and leather cuttersC
 9446  Industrial sewing machine operatorsC
 9447  Inspectors and graders, textile, fabric, fur and leather products manufacturingC
 9461  Process control and machine operators, food, beverage and associated products processingC
 9462  Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workersC
 9463  Fish and seafood plant workersC
 9465  Testers and graders, food, beverage and associated products processingC
 9471  Plateless printing equipment operatorsC
 9472  Camera, platemaking and other prepress occupationsC
 9473  Binding and finishing machine operatorsC
 9474  Photographic and film processorsC
 9521  Aircraft assemblers and aircraft assembly inspectorsC
 9522  Motor vehicle assemblers, inspectors and testersC
 9523  Electronics assemblers, fabricators, inspectors and testersC
 9524  Assemblers and inspectors, electrical appliance, apparatus and equipment manufacturingC
 9525  Assemblers, fabricators and inspectors, industrial electrical motors and transformersC
 9526  Mechanical assemblers and inspectorsC
 9527  Machine operators and inspectors, electrical apparatus manufacturingC
 9531  Boat assemblers and inspectorsC
 9532  Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectorsC
 9533  Other wood products assemblers and inspectorsC
 9534  Furniture finishers and refinishersC
 9535  Plastic products assemblers, finishers and inspectorsC
 9536  Industrial painters, coaters and metal finishing process operatorsC
 9537  Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectorsC
 6611  CashiersD
 6621  Service station attendantsD
 6622  Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillersD
 6623  Other sales related occupationsD
 6711  Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupationsD
 6721  Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up servicesD
 6722  Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sportD
 6731  Light duty cleanersD
 6732  Specialized cleanersD
 6733  Janitors, caretakers and building superintendentsD
 6741  Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupationsD
 6742  Other service support occupations, n.e.c.D
 7611  Construction trades helpers and labourersD
 7612  Other trades helpers and labourersD
 7621  Public works and maintenance labourersD
 7622  Railway and motor transport labourersD
 8611  Harvesting labourersD
 8612  Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourersD
 8613  Aquaculture and marine harvest labourersD
 8614  Mine labourersD
 8615  Oil and gas drilling, servicing and related labourersD
 8616  Logging and forestry labourersD
 9611  Labourers in mineral and metal processingD
 9612  Labourers in metal fabricationD
 9613  Labourers in chemical products processing and utilitiesD
 9614  Labourers in wood, pulp and paper processingD
 9615  Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturingD
 9616  Labourers in textile processingD
 9617  Labourers in food, beverage and associated products processingD
 9618  Labourers in fish and seafood processingD
 9619  Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilitiesD