List of Occupation in short supply for skilled immigrants in Manitoba (20191022)

NOCOccupation TitleOccupation nameSkill LevelMinimum CLBSWOSWMIES
0111Financial managersfinancial manager07
0112Human resources managershuman resources manager07
0121Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managersInsurance, real estate and financial brokers07
0122Banking, credit and other investment managersBanking, credit and other investment managers07
0124Advertising, marketing and public relations managersAdvertising, marketing and PR managers07
1111Financial auditors and accountantsFinancial auditors and accountantsA7
1112Financial and investment analystsFinancial and investment analystsA5
1114Other financial officersOther financial officersA5
1121Human resources professionalsHR professionalsA5
1122Professional occupations in business management consultingProfessional business management consultingA5
1123Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relationsProfessional Advertising, Marketing and PRA5
1212Supervisors, finance and insurance office workersSupervisors, Finance and Insurance StaffB5
1215Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupationsSupervisor, Supply Chain, Track and Coordinate DispatcherB5
1223Human resources and recruitment officersHuman Resources and Recruitment OfficerB5
1224Property administratorsproperty managerB5
1242Legal administrative assistantsLegal Administrative AssistantB5
1251Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupationsForensic reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupationsB5
1311Accounting technicians and bookkeepersAccounting Technician and BookkeeperB5
0211Engineering managersEngineering Manager07
0212Architecture* and science managersBuilding and Science Manager07
0213Computer and information systems managersComputer and Information Systems Manager07
2121Biologists and related scientistsbiologists and related scientistsA5
2123Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialistsAgricultural representatives, consultants and expertsA5
2131Civil engineerscivil engineerA7
2132Mechanical engineersMechanical EngineersA7
2133Electrical and electronics engineersElectrical and Electronics EngineerA7
2141Industrial and manufacturing engineersIndustrial and Manufacturing EngineerA7
2147Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)A7
2151ArchitectsArchitectural DesignerA7
2154Land surveyors *land surveyorA7
2161Mathematicians, statisticians and actuariesMathematicians, Statisticians and ActuariesA5
2171Information systems analysts and consultantsInformation Systems Analyst and ConsultantA5
2172Database analysts and data administratorsDatabase analysts and data administratorsA5
2173Software engineers and designersSoftware Engineers and DesignersA5
2174Computer programmers and interactive media developersComputer Programmer and Interactive Media DevelopmentA5
2175Web designers and developersWeb Design and DevelopmentA5
2211Chemical technologists and technicianschemical technicianB5
2212Geological and mineral technologists and techniciansGeology and Mineral TechnicianB5
2221Biological technologists and techniciansbiotechnologistB5
2222Agricultural and fish products inspectorsAgricultural and Fishery Products InspectorB5
2231Civil engineering technologists and techniciansCivil Engineering TechnicianB5
2232Mechanical engineering technologists and techniciansMechanical Engineering TechnicianB5
2233Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and techniciansIndustrial Engineering and Manufacturing TechniciansB5
2234Construction estimatorsconstruction estimatorB5
2241Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and techniciansElectrical and Electronics Engineering TechnicianB5
2242Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)Electronic Service Technician (Household and Commercial Equipment)B5
2244Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectorsAircraft Instrumentation, Electrical and Avionics Mechanics and InspectorsB5
2253Drafting technologists and techniciansdrafting technicianB5
2271Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructorsPilots, flight engineers and flight instructorsB5
2281Computer network technicianscomputer network technicianB5
2282User support techniciansUser Support TechnicianB5
3131Pharmacists *pharmacistA7
3132Dietitians* and nutritionistsnutritionistA7
3141Audiologists and speech-language pathologists *Audiology and Speech-Language PathologistA7
3142Physiotherapists *PhysiotherapistsA7
3143Occupational therapists *occupational therapistA7
3211Medical laboratory technologists *Medical Laboratory TechnicianB7
3212Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistantsMedical Laboratory Technician and Pathologist AssistantB5
3213Animal health technologists and veterinary techniciansAnimal Health Technicians and Veterinary TechniciansB5
3214Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists *Respiratory Therapist, Clinical Perfusionist, and Cardiopulmonary TechnologistB7
3215Medical radiation technologists *medical radiographerB5
3219Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)B5
3222Dental hygienists and dental therapists *Dental Hygienists and Dental TherapistsB7
3236Massage therapistsmassage therapistB5
0423Managers in social, community and correctional servicesSocial, Community and Correctional Services Administrators05
4112Lawyers and Quebec notaries *Lawyers and Quebec NotariesA7
4151Psychologists *psychologistA7
4152Social workerssocial workerA7
4153Family, marriage and other related counsellorsFamily, marriage and other related counselorsA5
4161Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officersNatural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officersA5
4163Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultantsBusiness developers and marketing researchers and consultantsA5
4164Social policy researchers, consultants and program officersSocial Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program OfficersA5
4165Health Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program OfficersHealth Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program OfficersA5
4166Education policy researchers, consultants and program officersEducational Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program OfficersA5
4167Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officersRecreation, sport and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officersA5
4168Program officers unique to governmentGovernment Chartered Program OfficerA5
4211Paralegal and related occupationsParalegal and related occupationsB5
4212Social and community service workerssocial and community service workerB5
4214Early childhood educators and assistantsKindergarten Educators and HelpersB7
4215Instructors of persons with disabilitiesDisabled InstructorB5
0513Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directorsDirector of Recreation, Sports and Fitness Programs and Services05
5131Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupationsProducers, Directors, Choreographers and Related OccupationsA5
5225Audio and video recording techniciansAudio and Video Recording TechniciansB5
5241Graphic designers and illustratorsGraphic Designer and IllustratorB5
5242Interior designers and interior decoratorsInterior Designers and DecoratorsB5
5243Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designersTheater, fashion, exhibition and other creative designersB5
5254Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitnessProgram leaders and instructors in recreation, sports and fitnessB5
6221Technical sales specialists – wholesale tradeTechnical Sales Specialist – Wholesale TradeB5
6222Retail and wholesale buyersRetail and Wholesale BuyersB5
6232Real estate agents and salespersonsReal estate brokerage and salesB5
6235Financial sales representativesFinancial Sales RepresentativeB5
6311Food service supervisorsFood service supervisorsB5
0711Construction managersconstruction manager07
0712Home building and renovation managersResidential Construction and Renovation Manager07
0714Facility operation and maintenance managersFacility Operations and Maintenance Manager07
0731Managers in transportationtransportation manager05
7231Machinists and machining and tooling inspectorsMachining and tool inspection personnelB5
7232Tool and die makersTool and Die MakerB5
7233Sheet metal workerssheet metal workerB5
7237Welders and related machine operatorsWelders and associated machine operatorsB5
7241Electricians (except industrial and power system) **Electricians (except industrial and power systems)B6
7242Industrial electricians **Industrial ElectricianB6
7244Electrical power line and cable workerswire and cable workerB5
7245Telecommunications line and cable workersTelecommunications line and cable workersB5
7246Telecommunications installation and repair workersTelecom installation and maintenance workersB5
7282Concrete finishersConcrete finishingB5
7284Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathersPlasterers, drywall installers, finishers and foamersB5
7294Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)Painters and decorators (except upholstery)B5
7295Floor covering installersfloor installerB5
7311Construction millwrights and industrial mechanicsConstruction and Industrial MachineryB5
7312Heavy-duty equipment mechanicsHeavy Equipment MechanicB5
7313Heating, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics **Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning MachineryB6
7315Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectorsAircraft Mechanics and Aircraft InspectorsB5
7316Machine fittersMechanical fitterB5
7321Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairersAuto Service Technician, Truck and Bus Mechanic, Mechanical MechanicB5
7322Motor vehicle body repairersAuto Body MechanicB5
7361Railway and yard locomotive engineersRailway and Yard Locomotive EngineerB5
7362Railway conductors and brakemen/womenRailway conductor (male/female)B5
7371Crane operators **crane operatorB6
0821Managers in agricultureagricultural manager05
0911Manufacturing managersmanufacturing manager05
0912Utilities managerspublic utilities manager05
9241Power engineers and power systems operatorsPower Engineers and Power System OperatorsB5


  1. “*” represents a supervisory profession;
  2. “**” stands for compulsory certification of skilled trades occupation;
  3. In addition to the above occupations, if the employer is located in a remote area of Manitoba, the following occupations are also in short supply, only applicable to the IES Manitoba international student category:
NOCOccupation TitleOccupation nameSkill LevelMinimum CLBEligible MPNP Stream(s)
3413Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associatesNursing Assistants, Order Officers and Patient Service AssistantsC7International Education Stream
9462Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workersIndustrial butchers, meat cutters, poultry processing and related workersC7International Education Stream

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