NOC 90011 Utilities managers
Canada is making some significant changes to its Immigration National Occupation Classification system.
The current NOC List is currently being updated. As a result, the details for NOC 0912 Utilities managers has changed to the following:
NOC 0912 has become Noc 90011
NOC 90011 replaces NOC 0912 for the job title of Utilities managers
Will this change affect me?
The new 2021 NOC codes will likely impact Express Entry and PNP candidates, especially those with occupations previously at NOC Skill Level B.
Utilities managers applicants need to identify which occupation, or NOC code, their work falls under. Making the correct choice of NOC is therefore a vital part of a successful Canadian Immigration project.
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Why has NOC 0912 changed to NOC 90011?
Every seven to ten years Canadian Immigration adjusts the National Occupation Classification Code to reflect changes in immigration and the economy. It also reflects the broader needs of employers and the overall nature of work in Canada. The NOC is developed and maintained between Statistics Canada (STC) and Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC).
In 2021 a new National Occupation Code index was announced. This new 2021 NOC List replaces all previous versions of the Canadian NOC List.
The old Skill Levels were based on four categories; Skill Level A, B, C, D.
These have been replaced with levels of Training, Education, Experience and Responsibility (TEER).
Every NOC Code and Occupation now has a TEER level for Immigration purposes rather than one of the traditional Skill Levels.
What’s changed for the job title Utilities managers?
The old NOC structure (NOC 2016) for NOC 0912 was categorized based on Skill Level. Level.
The old level of 0912 Utilities managers “has skill Level A: University degree (bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate) is required”.
The new NOC structure for Utilities managers uses the NOC Code 90011 and the Skill requirement of University undergraduate degree plus any relevant post graduate qualifications and significant experience.
NOC 90011 Summary
NOC 90011 was previously 0912
The job title for both 90011 and 0912 is now Utilities managers
The TEER level for 90011 is University undergraduate degree plus any relevant post graduate qualifications and significant experience.
The level of demand in Canada for the role remains Massive
Canada Visa Options for NOC 90011
There are a number of Canada Visa options for NOC 0912. These include:
Federal Skilled Visas
Canadian Experience Class
Is NOC 90011 in demand in Canada
This means that currently, according to Statistics Canada, the role of Utilities managers 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 90011 will be filled by highly skilled and motivated newcomers to Canada.