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Ontario PNP High Demand Occupation List in 2024

Ontario invites the skilled and talented professionals from overseas through its popular PNP, i.e. Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). The Express Entry- Human Capital priorities (HCP)stream is the most popular stream of OINP through which hundreds of applicants apply and obtain the provincial nomination for Canada PR. Although, Ontario doesn’t have any OINP in Demand Occupation List, however, it prefers the candidates, who have skills and experience in Express entry mentioned NOC occupations.

Since express entry- HCP stream is associated with the federal Express Entry system of Canada, an applicant applying under this stream must have their profile registered in EE system and must have skills and experience matching with the newly updated job categories as per NOC (National Occupational Classification) system Version 2021, i.e.?

NOC 2016

NOC 2021

Skill Type 0


Skill Level A


Skill Level B



Skill Level C


Skill Level D




High Demand Occupations in Ontario 2022-2023 

As per Canada Job Bank, following are the high demand occupations in Ontario in 2023:

Financial managers

Human resources managers

Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers

Banking, credit and other investment managers

Engineering managers          

Architecture and science managers

Computer and information systems managers

Managers in health care

Administrators - post-secondary education and vocational training

School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education

Managers in social, community and correctional services

Restaurant and food service managers

Home building and renovation managers

Managers in agriculture           

Manufacturing managers

Utilities managers

Financial auditors and accountants

Financial and investment analysts

Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers

Human resources professionals

Professional occupations in business management consulting

Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers

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

Executive assistants

Property administrators

Purchasing agents and officers

Employment insurance, immigration, border services and revenue officers

Medical administrative assistants

Health information management occupations

Accounting technicians and bookkeepers

Insurance adjusters and claims examiners

Insurance underwriters

Assessors, valuators and appraisers

Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors

Shippers and receivers

Purchasing and inventory control workers   

Physicists and astronomers


Geoscientists and oceanographers

Meteorologists and climatologists

Biologists and related scientists

Civil engineers             

Electrical and electronics engineers        

Chemical engineers

Industrial and manufacturing engineers

Mining engineers                     

Petroleum engineers

Aerospace engineers

Computer engineers except software engineers and designers            

Other professional engineers, n.e.c.


Landscape architects

Urban and land use planners

Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries

Information systems analysts and consultants

Database analysts and data administrators

Software engineers and designers

Computer programmers and interactive media developers

Construction estimators   

Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians

Electronic service technicians household and business equipment            

Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors

Land survey technologists and technicians

Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety

Construction inspectors

Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors

Computer network technicians

Information systems testing technicians

Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors

Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses

Specialist physicians

General practitioners and family physicians





Allied primary health practitioners

Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating            


Dietitians and nutritionists

Audiologists and speech-language pathologists


Occupational therapists

Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment

Medical laboratory technologists

Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists assistants

Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists

Medical radiation technologists

Medical sonographers

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

Other medical technologists and technicians except dental health            

Dental hygienists and dental therapists


Practitioners of natural healing

Licensed practical nurses

Paramedical occupations

Massage therapists

Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates

Other assisting occupations in support of health services

Secondary school teachers

Elementary school and kindergarten teachers


Social workers         

Family, marriage and other related counsellors

Employment counsellors

Economists and economic policy researchers and analysts

Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers

Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers

Social and community service workers

Early childhood educators and assistants

Instructors of persons with disabilities

Police officers except commissioned            

Home child care providers

Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations


Translators, terminologists and interpreters

Technical sales specialists - wholesale trade

Food service supervisors

Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors

Customer and information services supervisors

Cleaning supervisors



Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers - retail and wholesale

Funeral directors and embalmers

Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade non-technical            

Maîtres d hôtel and hosts/hostesses     

Food and beverage servers

Security guards and related security service occupations

Pet groomers and animal care workers

Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations

Light duty cleaners

Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations

Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades

Tool and die makers


Industrial electricians    

Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers

Gas fitters         



Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades

Supervisors, railway transport operations

Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators

Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics

Heavy-duty equipment mechanics

Heating, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics

Railway carmen/women

Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors

Elevator constructors and mechanics

Railway and yard locomotive engineers

Railway conductors and brakemen/women

Crane operators            

Transport truck drivers

Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators

Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeurs

Supervisors, mining and quarrying

Underground production and development miners

General farm workers

Nursery and greenhouse workers

Harvesting labourers

Supervisors, mineral and metal processing

Supervisors, food and beverage processing

Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturing

Power engineers and power systems operators

Water and waste treatment plant operators

Machine operators, mineral and metal processing

Metalworking and forging machine operators

Chemical plant machine operators

Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing

Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers

Aircraft assemblers and aircraft assembly inspectors

Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors

For further queries regarding the above topic, or to confirm the latest status of Ontario High demand occupation list 2023, you may drop us an e-mail on info@canadapravenue.com

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