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NOC 8612 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers

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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8612 is the National Occupation Classification Code for Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers used by Canada Immigration. Identifying yourself with 8612 is the first step in working out whether you have a chance at Immigrating to Canada.

What is NOC 8612

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  Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers 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 8612 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers. It will also help you determine which Canada Visas you may be eligible for.

Is my code NOC 8612 for Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers?

If you have been employed directly in the area of Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers then the Canadian Immigration code will be NOC 8612.

If you are looking at immigrating to Canada with NOC 8612 your job will likely fall under the broad category of Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers and the following job description will broadly match your day to day responsibilities:

NOC 8612 Description

“Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers perform manual work to assist in the construction of landscapes and related structures, and to maintain lawns, gardens, athletic fields, golf courses, cemeteries, parks, landscaped interiors and other landscaped areas. They are employed by landscaping and lawn care companies, golf courses, cemeteries, and landscaping departments of governments and private establishments.”

NOC 8612 Skill Level

Canadian Immigration places a Skill Level against the code 8612 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers. This Skill Level is designed so that only suitable qualified and experienced individuals emigrate to Canada under Code 8612.

The Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers 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 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers in Canada presently. The level for NOC 8612 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers “is Skill Level D which requires short work demonstration or on-the-job training. Alternatively, it could be the case that no formal educational requirements”

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 8612

There are a number of Canada Visa options for National Occupation Code 8612. 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 8612. Some provinces have different requirements for Provincial Nominations and regional programs so take our Free Visa Assessment for your options.

Is NOC 8612 in demand in Canada

8612Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers is is High demand across Canada. This means that currently, according to Statistics Canada, the role of Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers 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 8612 will be filled by highly skilled and motivated newcomers to Canada.

New NOC details for Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers 8612

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 8612Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers will change in late 2022 to the following:

Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers will be classed as Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers

The NOC Code of 8612 will change to NOC 85121

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