The Canadian Province- Saskatchewan opens for 1000 new applications

Posted on October 27, 2017

One of the most prominent Express Entry aligned sub-category of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program, the International Skilled Worker- Express Entry has reopened today. It has been stated that during this intake, the province will be accepting 1000 applicants and giving a chance to candidates in the Express Entry pool to apply for a provincial nomination. The last opening of this program was announced in the late July, wherein 600 new applications were taken within a couple of days.

Upon the success of this application, the Express Entry candidate will be able to score 600 additional points on this Comprehensive Ranking score. Since the provincial nomination of the SINP International Skilled Worker-Express Entry sub-category works on a first-come first-served basis and reaches the target cap at a faster pace, interested and eligible applicants are advised to submit their application without any delay.

Benefits:

  • Nomination from Saskatchewan increases score by 600 CRS
  • This means that applicant can gain quicker PR without job offer
  • Province nominations are also a great way to mark a profile into high priority for employment opportunities

Basic Eligibility requirements:

  • Meet all requirements of Canada immigration eligibility
  • Score of 60 points on Canada SINP points based grid
  • Evidences of Language assessment with required results for Canada Immigration
  • Express Entry Profile Number and Job Seeker Validation code
  • level of experience in the a highly skilled occupation (NOC 0, A, or B) that is considered to be in-demand in Saskatchewan (refer list below)
  • Proof of sufficient funds to manage stay
  • If residing in Canada, proof of legal status

Occupations that are in-demand

According to the columns of CICnews.com, the below 42 occupations are new on the demand list and do not require any professional licensure to receive a nomination.

 

NOCOCCUPATION
0124Advertising, marketing and public relations managers
0423Managers in social, community and correctional services
1112Financial and investment analysts
1122Managers in Professional occupations in business management consulting
1123Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations
2211Chemical technologists and technicians
2212Geological and mineral technologists and technicians
2121Biologists and related scientists
2123Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists
2225Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists
2231Civil engineering technologists and technicians
2241Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians
2242Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)
2243Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics
2253Drafting technologists and technicians
0811Managers in natural resources production and fishing
0821Managers in agriculture
0911Manufacturing managers
0912Utilities managers

 

Occupations that require Professional licensure:

The province of Saskatchewan demands a professional licensure for several occupations in order to complete the process. The process of obtaining a professional licensure can be completed outside Canada too.

 

NOCOCCUPATIONNON-RESIDENT OF CANADA PATHWAY TO LICENCURE
0211Engineering managersAssociation of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
2131Civil engineersAssociation of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
2132Mechanical engineersAssociation of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
2133Electrical and electronics engineersAssociation of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
2141Industrial and manufacturing engineersAssociation of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
2147Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
2151ArchitectsRefer to Canadian Architectural Certification Board (CACB) notes
2154Land surveyorsCanadian Board of Examiners for Professional Surveyors (CBEPS)
2173Software engineers and designersCanadian Association of Information Technology Professionals (CIPS)
2175Web designers and developerCanadian Association of Information Technology Professionals (CIPS)
4151PsychologistsCollege of Psychologists
4212Social and community service workersCanadian Association of Social Workers
4214Early childhood educators and assistantsMinistry of Education
3211Medical laboratory technologistsSaskatchewan Society of Medical Laboratory Technologists
3216Medical sonographersSonography Canada
6331Meat cuttersSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)
7231MachinistsSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)
7272CabinetmakersSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)
7311Industrial mechanicsSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)
7312Heavy-duty equipment mechanicsSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)
7321Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanicsSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)
7322Motor vehicle body repairersSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)
7237WeldersSaskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

Source: CICnews