Canadian Foreign Worker Applications - Get Skilled Labor from Abroad
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Canadian Foreign Worker Applications

Priority Workers List For Canadian Foreign Worker Applications

Economic Class Applications

All applications pertaining to economic class except those of federal skilled workers, shall be processed according to these given priorities:

  • Canada’s Experience Class
  • Provincial Nominees
  • Investors
  • Quebec Economic Applicants
  • Live-in Caregivers

All applications for federal skilled workers that are submitted on or after February 27, 2008 shall be processed immediately if they meet the following criteria:

  • Applications include an offer stating arranged employment; or
  • Applications that are submitted by foreign nationals who have been staying legally in Canada for atleast 1 year as a temporary foreign worker or as an international student or
  • Applications submitted by skilled workers stating their evidence of experience [note 1] under single or multiple ‘National Occupational Classification’ categories.

Canada’s National Occupational Classification Categories

  • 0111 Financial Managers
  • 0213 Computer and Information Systems Managers
  • 0311 Managers in Health Care
  • 0631 Restaurant and Food Service Managers
  • 0632 Accommodation Service Managers
  • 0711 Construction Managers
  • 1111 Financial Auditors and Accountants
  • 2113 Geologists, Geochemists and Geophysicists
  • 2143 Mining Engineers
  • 2144 Geological Engineers
  • 2145 Petroleum Engineers
  • 3111 Specialist Physicians
  • 3112 General Practitioners and Family Physicians
  • 3141 Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists
  • 3143 Occupational Therapists
  • 3142 Physiotherapists
  • 3151 Head Nurses and Supervisors
  • 3152 Registered Nurses
  • 3215 Medical Radiation Technologists
  • 3233 Licensed Practical Nurses
  • 4121 University Professors
  • 4131 College and Other Vocational Instructors
  • 6241 Chefs
  • 6242 Cooks
  • 7213 Contractors and Supervisors, Pipefitting Trades
  • 7215 Contractors and Supervisors, Carpentry Trades
  • 7217 Contractors and Supervisors, Heavy Construction Equipment Crews
  • 7241 Electricians (Except Industrial and Power System)
  • 7242 Industrial Electricians
  • 7251 Plumbers
  • 7252 Steamfitters, Pipefitters and Sprinkler System Installers
  • 7265 Welders and Related Machine Operators
  • 7312 Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanics
  • 7371 Crane Operators
  • 7372 Drillers and Blasters – Surface Mining, Quarrying and Construction
  • 8221 Supervisors, Mining and Quarrying
  • 8222 Supervisors, Oil and Gas Drilling and Service
  • 9212 Supervisors, Petroleum, Gas and Chemical Processing and Utilities

Additional Questions About Hiring For Priority Worker Positions

If you are looking forward to hire foreign employees but are unsure whether their position falls under the classification of a priority worker or not, then it is best to call our immigration lawyers and book an appointment immediately. Let them help you in assessing your application and your employment needs so that you can make sure whether your positions are in accordance with Canada’s Foreign Worker Policies or not.

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