The application procedure for candidates and employers through the Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot has been launched for Sudbury in Ontario.
The north-eastern Ontario city will initially target the mining supply and services and tourism sectors. Applications from any sector will also be accepted from candidates already living in Sudbury.
Officials have published a list of 20 target occupations through the RNIP.
Sudbury is one of eight communities to launch its website for the pilot.
The others are Timmins, Sault Ste. Marie and Thunder Bay in Ontario, Claresholm in Alberta, Brandon and Altona/Rhineland in Manitoba, plus Vernon in British Columbia.
Sudbury Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot
|Mining Supply and Services Sector||Open to applicants living in Sudbury and applicants living abroad|
|Tourism||Open to applicants living in Sudbury and applicants living abroad|
|Any sector||Only open to candidates already living in Sudbury|
|NOC Code||Occupation Name|
|1||Business, finance and administration occupations|
|2||Natural and applied sciences and related occupations|
|3413||Nurses aides, orderlies and patient service associations|
|3414||Other assisting occupations in support of health services|
|4212||Social and community service workers|
|4214||Early childhood educators and assistants|
|4215||Instructors of persons with disabilities|
|4412||Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations|
|6331||Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers – retail and wholesale|
|6313||Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors|
|6314||Customer and information services supervisors|
|7||Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations|
|8||Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations|
|9||Occupations in manufacturing and utilities|
- The job offer must be for a full-time and permanent position for a minimum of 1,560 hours a year and 30 hours per week.
- Remuneration must match prevailing wage for the job being offered.
The employer must:
- Be located within Sudbury or within commutable distance.
- Have been in active business in Sudbury for at least one year.
- Satisfy officials that efforts have been made to fill the position with a local candidate.
RNIP Participating Communities
|North Bay, ON||Coming soon|
|Timmins, ON||Timmins RNIP website|
|Sault Ste. Marie, ON||www.welcometossm.com|
|Thunder Bay, ON||www.gothunderbay.com|
|Moose Jaw, SK||Coming soon|
|West Kootenay (Trail, Castlegar, Rossland, Nelson), BC||Coming soon|