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NOC 7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers

You can find your NOC code by searching the NOC matrix either by your industry, or by keywords such as your job title. Be sure to check that the lead statement matches your job description, and that you perform the majority of the duties and responsibilities listed under the NOC code.

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7246 is the National Occupation Classification Code for Telecommunications installation and repair workers used by Canada Immigration. Identifying yourself with 7246 is the first step in working out whether you have a chance at Immigrating to Canada.

What is NOC 7246

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is Canada’s national system for describing occupations including Financial auditors and accountants. The NOC is often used by employers to help them write job descriptions and identify skill requirements for new job postings. The NOC is also used by Canada Immigration to identify skills shortages in the Canadian job market.

If your job role or job description closely matches that of  Telecommunications installation and repair workers then your NOC Code will be {Nownoc}.

Finding your NOC code is the first step in applying to Immigrate to Canada.

Knowing your NOC Code will allow you to assess whether you have the right skills and qualifications required for emigrating to Canada under NOC 7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers. It will also help you determine which Canada Visas you may be eligible for.

Is my code NOC 7246 for Telecommunications installation and repair workers?

If you have been employed directly in the area of Telecommunications installation and repair workers then the Canadian Immigration code will be NOC 7246.

If you are looking at immigrating to Canada with NOC 7246 your job will likely fall under the broad category of Telecommunications installation and repair workers and the following job description will broadly match your day to day responsibilities:

NOC 7246 Description

“Cable television service technicians install, maintain and repair cable and satellite television and Internet signal and associated equipment in homes and commercial buildings. Cable television maintenance technicians maintain and repair cable television transmission and distribution systems and associated hardware. They are employed by cable and satellite television companies.”

NOC 7246 Skill Level

Canadian Immigration places a Skill Level against the code 7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers. This Skill Level is designed so that only suitable qualified and experienced individuals emigrate to Canada under Code 7246.

The Telecommunications installation and repair workers Skill Level is set by Immigration Canada, and is representative of the level of qualifications desirable and acceptable for someone already holding the role of Telecommunications installation and repair workers in Canada presently. The level for NOC 7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers “is Skill Level B which means the requirement is two to three years of post-secondary education at community college, institute of technology or CÉGEP, or Two to five years of apprenticeship training. Alternatively, three to four years of secondary school and more than two years of on-the-job training, occupation-specific training courses or specific work experience may be acceptable.”

If you do not have the required Skill Level then take our Free Visa Assessment to work out your other options.

Canada Visa Options for NOC 7246

There are a number of Canada Visa options for National Occupation Code 7246. These include:

Canada Experience Class

Federal Skilled Visas

Provincial Nomination

In order to be eligible for one of the visas you’ll first need to submit your Express Entry application under National Occupation Code 7246. Some provinces have different requirements for Provincial Nominations and regional programs so take our Free Visa Assessment for your options.

Is NOC 7246 in demand in Canada

7246Telecommunications installation and repair workers is is Extreme demand across Canada. This means that currently, according to Statistics Canada, the role of Telecommunications installation and repair workers in Canada currently has more jobs advertised than available candidates. It is anticipated that over the next 18 to 24 months the Canadian Skills shortage for the National Occupation Code 7246 will be filled by highly skilled and motivated newcomers to Canada.

New NOC details for Telecommunications installation and repair workers 7246

Every few years Canadian Immigration update their National Occupation Classification List based on job demand, skills shortage, previous immigration and future plans including economic growth.

The current NOC List is currently being updated. Details for NOC 7246Telecommunications installation and repair workers will change in late 2022 to the following:

Telecommunications installation and repair workers will be classed as Telecommunications equipment installation and cable television service technicians

The NOC Code of 7246 will change to NOC 72205

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