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High Demand NOC Codes / Occupations in Alberta

The following are the High Demand, Medium Demand and Low Demand Jobs. Alberta’s Short-Term Employment Forecast. It’s worth noting that demand fluctuates from time to time..


You can find the Complete List of Alberta In-Demand Occupations Here (UPDATED)

 

High Demand


0621 Retail and wholesale trade managers


1224 Property administrators


6211 Retail sales supervisors


6311 Food service supervisors


6411 Sales and account representatives – wholesale trade (non-technical)


9411 Machine operators, mineral and metal processing




Moderately High Demand


0731 Managers in transportation


0811 Managers in natural resources production and fishing


1215 Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations


2143 Mining engineers


2175 Web designers and developers


2262 Engineering inspectors and regulatory officers


2271 Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors


4011 University professors and lecturers


6232 Real estate agents and salespersons


6235 Financial sales representatives


6321 Chefs


6332 Bakers


6341 Hairstylists and barbers


6523 Airline ticket and service agents


7231 Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors


7272 Cabinetmakers


7283 Tilesetters


7292 Glaziers


7301 Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades


7304 Supervisors, railway transport operations


7311 Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics


7314 Railway carmen/women


7315 Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors


7332 Appliance servicers and repairers


7511 Transport truck drivers


7534 Air transport ramp attendants


9213 Supervisors, food, beverage and associated products processing


9224 Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturing


9227 Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly


9232 Petroleum, gas and chemical process operators


9432 Pulp mill machine operators


9436 Lumber graders and other wood processing inspectors and graders


9462 Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers


9617 Labourers in food, beverage and associated products processing


0016 Senior managers – construction, transportation, production and utilities


0111 Financial managers


0112 Human resources managers


0121 Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers


0124 Advertising, marketing and public relations managers


0125 Other business services managers


0132 Postal and courier services managers


0213 Computer and information systems managers


0311 Managers in health care


0414 Other managers in public administration


0511 Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers


0513 Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors


0601 Corporate sales managers


0631 Restaurant and food service managers


0714 Facility operation and maintenance managers


0822 Managers in horticulture


0911 Manufacturing managers


1111 Financial auditors and accountants


1113 Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers


1114 Other financial officers


1122 Professional occupations in business management consulting


1211 Supervisors, general office and administrative support workers


1212 Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers


1214 Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupations


1222 Executive assistants


1228 Employment insurance, immigration, border services and revenue officers


1241 Administrative assistants


1243 Medical administrative assistants


1253 Records management technicians


1311 Accounting technicians and bookkeepers


1312 Insurance adjusters and claims examiners


1314 Assessors, valuators and appraisers


1315 Customs, ship and other brokers


1411 General office support workers


1414 Receptionists


1434 Banking, insurance and other financial clerks


1511 Mail, postal and related workers


1512 Letter carriers


1513 Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors


1522 Storekeepers and partspersons


1524 Purchasing and inventory control workers


1526 Transportation route and crew schedulers


2112 Chemists


2123 Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists


2131 Civil engineers


2132 Mechanical engineers


2141 Industrial and manufacturing engineers


2145 Petroleum engineers


2147 Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)


2151 Architects


2171 Information systems analysts and consultants


2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers


2212 Geological and mineral technologists and technicians


2225 Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists


2232 Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians


2243 Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics


2263 Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety


2272 Air traffic controllers and related occupations


2275 Railway traffic controllers and marine traffic regulators


2281 Computer network technicians


2282 User support technicians


2283 Information systems testing technicians


3011 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors


3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses


3111 Specialist physicians


3112 General practitioners and family physicians


3113 Dentists


3131 Pharmacists


3144 Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment


3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists


3223 Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants


3233 Licensed practical nurses


3411 Dental assistants


3413 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates


3414 Other assisting occupations in support of health services


4031 Secondary school teachers


4032 Elementary school and kindergarten teachers


4152 Social workers


4163 Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants


4211 Paralegal and related occupations


4212 Social and community service workers


4214 Early childhood educators and assistants


4216 Other instructors


5232 Other performers, n.e.c.


5242 Interior designers and interior decorators


6221 Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade


6314 Customer and information services supervisors


6315 Cleaning supervisors


6322 Cooks


6331 Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers – retail and wholesale


6421 Retail salespersons


6513 Food and beverage servers


6522 Pursers and flight attendants


6525 Hotel front desk clerks


6541 Security guards and related security service occupations


6552 Other customer and information services representatives


6611 Cashiers


6621 Service station attendants


6623 Other sales related occupations


6711 Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations


6731 Light duty cleaners


6742 Other service support occupations, n.e.c.


7202 Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations


7204 Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades


7232 Tool and die makers


7235 Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters


7237 Welders and related machine operators


7271 Carpenters


7282 Concrete finishers


7284 Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers


7303 Supervisors, printing and related occupations


7305 Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators


7321 Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers


7322 Motor vehicle body repairers


7331 Oil and solid fuel heating mechanics


7334 Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and other related mechanics


7361 Railway and yard locomotive engineers


7362 Railway conductors and brakemen/women


7381 Printing press operators


7445 Other repairers and servicers


7452 Material handlers


7513 Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeurs


7521 Heavy equipment operators (except crane)


7531 Railway yard and track maintenance workers


7611 Construction trades helpers and labourers


8221 Supervisors, mining and quarrying


8222 Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services


8231 Underground production and development miners


8232 Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workers


8411 Underground mine service and support workers


8412 Oil and gas well drilling and related workers and services operators


8431 General farm workers


8614 Mine labourers


8615 Oil and gas drilling, servicing and related labourers


9211 Supervisors, mineral and metal processing


9212 Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilities


9215 Supervisors, forest products processing


9217 Supervisors, textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing and manufacturing


9223 Supervisors, electrical products manufacturing


9226 Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing


9241 Power engineers and power systems operators


9414 Concrete, clay and stone forming operators


9416 Metalworking and forging machine operators


9417 Machining tool operators


9418 Other metal products machine operators


9421 Chemical plant machine operators


9422 Plastics processing machine operators


9423 Rubber processing machine operators and related workers


9431 Sawmill machine operators


9434 Other wood processing machine operators


9435 Paper converting machine operators


9437 Woodworking machine operators


9446 Industrial sewing machine operators


9461 Process control and machine operators, food, beverage and associated products processing


9471 Plateless printing equipment operators


9473 Binding and finishing machine operators


9526 Mechanical assemblers and inspectors


9532 Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors


9533 Other wood products assemblers and inspectors


9535 Plastic products assemblers, finishers and inspectors


9536 Industrial painters, coaters and metal finishing process operators


9614 Labourers in wood, pulp and paper processing


9615 Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing


9619 Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities


 


Low Demand


0011 Legislators


0012 Senior government managers and officials


0013 Senior managers – financial, communications and other business services


0014 Senior managers – health, education, social and community services and membership organizations


0113 Purchasing managers


0114 Other administrative services managers


0122 Banking, credit and other investment managers


0131 Telecommunication carriers managers


0211 Engineering managers


0212 Architecture and science managers


0411 Government managers – health and social policy development and program administration


0412 Government managers – economic analysis, policy development and program administration


0421 Administrators – post-secondary education and vocational training


0422 School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education


0423 Managers in social, community and correctional services


0431 Commissioned police officers


0432 Fire chiefs and senior firefighting officers


0512 Managers – publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts


0632 Accommodation service managers


0651 Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c.


0711 Construction managers


0712 Home building and renovation managers


0821 Managers in agriculture


0912 Utilities managers


1112 Financial and investment analysts


1121 Human resources professionals


1123 Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations


1221 Administrative officers


1223 Human resources and recruitment officers


1225 Purchasing agents and officers


1226 Conference and event planners


1227 Court officers and justices of the peace


1242 Legal administrative assistants


1251 Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupations


1252 Health information management occupations


1254 Statistical officers and related research support occupations


1313 Insurance underwriters


1415 Personnel clerks


1416 Court clerks


1422 Data entry clerks


1431 Accounting and related clerks


1432 Payroll clerks


1435 Collectors


1451 Library assistants and clerks


1452 Correspondence, publication and regulatory clerks


1454 Survey interviewers and statistical clerks


1521 Shippers and receivers


1523 Production logistics co-ordinators


1525 Dispatchers


2113 Geoscientists and oceanographers


2114 Meteorologists and climatologists


2115 Other professional occupations in physical sciences


2121 Biologists and related scientists


2122 Forestry professionals


2133 Electrical and electronics engineers


2134 Chemical engineers


2142 Metallurgical and materials engineers


2144 Geological engineers


2146 Aerospace engineers


2148 Other professional engineers, n.e.c.


2153 Urban and land use planners


2154 Land surveyors


2161 Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries


2172 Database analysts and data administrators


2173 Software engineers and designers


2211 Chemical technologists and technicians


2221 Biological technologists and technicians


2222 Agricultural and fish products inspectors


2223 Forestry technologists and technicians


2224 Conservation and fishery officers


2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians


2233 Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians


2234 Construction estimators


2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians


2242 Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)


2251 Architectural technologists and technicians 2252 Industrial designers


2253 Drafting technologists and technicians


2254 Land survey technologists and technicians


2255 Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorology


2261 Non-destructive testers and inspection technicians


2264 Construction inspectors


3114 Veterinarians


3121 Optometrists


3122 Chiropractors


3124 Allied primary health practitioners


3125 Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating


3132 Dietitians and nutritionists


3141 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists


3142 Physiotherapists


3143 Occupational therapists


3211 Medical laboratory technologists


3212 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistants


3213 Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians


3214 Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists


3215 Medical radiation technologists


3216 Medical sonographers


3217 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.


3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)


3221 Denturists


3231 Opticians


3232 Practitioners of natural healing


3234 Paramedical occupations


3236 Massage therapists


3237 Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment


4012 Post-secondary teaching and research assistants


4021 College and other vocational instructors


4033 Educational counsellors


4112 Lawyers and Quebec notaries


4151 Psychologists


4153 Family, marriage and other related counsellors


4154 Professional occupations in religion


4155 Probation and parole officers and related occupations


4156 Employment counsellors


4161 Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officers


4162 Economists and economic policy researchers and analysts


4164 Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers


4165 Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers


4166 Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers


4167 Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers


4168 Program officers unique to government


4169 Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c.


4217 Other religious occupations 4311 Police officers (except commissioned)


4312 Firefighters


4411 Home child care providers


4412 Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations


4413 Elementary and secondary school teacher assistants


4421 Sheriffs and bailiffs


4422 Correctional service officers


4423 By-law enforcement and other regulatory officers, n.e.c.


5111 Librarians


5121 Authors and writers


5122 Editors


5123 Journalists


5125 Translators, terminologists and interpreters


5131 Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupations


5132 Conductors, composers and arrangers


5133 Musicians and singers


5134 Dancers


5135 Actors and comedians


5136 Painters, sculptors and other visual artists


5211 Library and public archive technicians


5212 Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries


5221 Photographers


5224 Broadcast technicians


5225 Audio and video recording technicians


5226 Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts


5227 Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts


5231 Announcers and other broadcasters


5241 Graphic designers and illustrators


5243 Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers


5244 Artisans and craftspersons


5251 Athletes


5252 Coaches


5253 Sports officials and referees


5254 Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness


6222 Retail and wholesale buyers


6231 Insurance agents and brokers


6312 Executive housekeepers


6313 Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors


6316 Other services supervisors


6342 Tailors, dressmakers, furriers and milliners


6343 Shoe repairers and shoemakers


6345 Upholsterers


6346 Funeral directors and embalmers


6511 Maîtres d’hôtel and hosts/hostesses


6512 Bartenders


6521 Travel counsellors


6531 Tour and travel guides


6532 Outdoor sport and recreational guides


6533 Casino occupations


6551 Customer services representatives – financial institutions


6561 Image, social and other personal consultants


6562 Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations


6563 Pet groomers and animal care workers


6564 Other personal service occupations


6622 Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers


6721 Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up services


6722 Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport


6732 Specialized cleaners


6733 Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents


6741 Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations


7201 Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations


7203 Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades


7205 Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers


7233 Sheet metal workers


7234 Boilermakers


7236 Ironworkers


7241 Electricians (except industrial and power system)


7242 Industrial electricians


7243 Power system electricians


7244 Electrical power line and cable workers


7245 Telecommunications line and cable workers


7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers


7247 Cable television service and maintenance technicians


7251 Plumbers


7252 Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers


7253 Gas fitters


7281 Bricklayers


7291 Roofers and shinglers


7293 Insulators


7294 Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)


7295 Floor covering installers


7302 Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews


7312 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics


7313 Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics


7318 Elevator constructors and mechanics


7333 Electrical mechanics


7335 Other small engine and small equipment repairers


7371 Crane operators


7372 Drillers and blasters – surface mining, quarrying and construction


7373 Water well drillers


7384 Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c.


7441 Residential and commercial installers and servicers


7442 Waterworks and gas maintenance workers


7444 Pest controllers and fumigators


7512 Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators


7514 Delivery and courier service drivers


7522 Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers


7535 Other automotive mechanical installers and servicers


7612 Other trades helpers and labourers


7621 Public works and maintenance labourers


7622 Railway and motor transport labourers


8211 Supervisors, logging and forestry


8241 Logging machinery operators


8252 Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers


8255 Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services


8421 Chain saw and skidder operators


8422 Silviculture and forestry workers


8432 Nursery and greenhouse workers


8611 Harvesting labourers


8612 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers


8616 Logging and forestry labourers


9243 Water and waste treatment plant operators


9415 Inspectors and testers, mineral and metal processing


9442 Weavers, knitters and other fabric making occupations


9447 Inspectors and graders, textile, fabric, fur and leather products manufacturing


9465 Testers and graders, food, beverage and associated products processing


9474 Photographic and film processors


9521 Aircraft assemblers and aircraft assembly inspectors


9522 Motor vehicle assemblers, inspectors and testers


9523 Electronics assemblers, fabricators, inspectors and testers


9524 Assemblers and inspectors, electrical appliance, apparatus and equipment manufacturing


9525 Assemblers, fabricators and inspectors, industrial electrical motors and transformers


9534 Furniture finishers and refinishers


9537 Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors


9611 Labourers in mineral and metal processing


9612 Labourers in metal fabrication


9613 Labourers in chemical products processing and utilities



 

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