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Alberta Bans Hiring Foreign Workers for 29 high-skilled, High Wage jobs

The Government of Alberta’s Employer Liaison Services, with their initiatives,  helps employers learn about options for hiring Albertans and Canadians first. If the position you are looking to fill with a temporary foreign worker is included in the list of occupations below, they WILL NOT process your application.

Management occupations
Number Code Title
1 0112 Human resources managers
2 0211 Engineering managers

 

Business, finance, and administration occupations
Number Code Title
3 1225 Purchasing agents and officers
4 1523 Production logistics co-ordinators

 

Natural and applied sciences and related occupations
Number Code Title
5 2131 Civil engineers
6 2132 Mechanical engineers
7 2133 Electrical and electronic engineers
8 2212 Geological and mineral technologists and technicians
9 2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians
10 2233 Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians
11 2261 Non-destructive testers and inspection technicians

 

Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations
Number  Code Title
12 7202 Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations
13 7231 Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors
14 7237 Welders and related machine operators
15 7241 Electricians (except industrial and power system)
16 7242 Industrial electricians
17 7251 Plumbers
18 7271 Carpenters
19 7301 Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades
20 7302 Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews
21 7311 Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics
22 7312 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics
23 7322 Motor vehicle body repairers
24 7511 Transport truck drivers

 

Occupations in manufacturing and utilities
Number  Code Title
25 8222 Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services
26 8232 Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workers
27 8412 Oil and gas well drilling and related workers and services operators
28 8615 Oil and gas drilling, servicing and related labourers
29 9232 Petroleum, gas and chemical process operators

 

Source: Canada.ca

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