Employer Driven Streams

The Nominee Program helps strengthen the Northwest Territories economy by attracting qualified individuals to fill critical labour shortages and promote business development. It can assist employers in recruiting and retaining foreign workers and can help foreign workers and their families make the Northwest Territories their permanent home.

1. Critical Impact Worker Stream

This stream is intended to assist employers with critical labour shortages that cannot be filled by local or Canadian residents.

This category is designed to increase the labour pool for entry level jobs described within the National Occupational Classification skill levels C and D.

Foreign Nationals must have worked in the same position for six (6) months and be in compliance with their temporary foreign worker permit.

Eligibility:

  • Have worked in the position for a minimum of 6 months prior to applying to the Nominee Program
  • Have the required certification or accreditation for the specific trade or occupation
  • If applicable, meet territorial certification, licensing or registration requirements of the job (for non-regulated occupations, the employer is responsible for ensuring that the nominee meets occupational standards)
  • Have the required work experience for the specific occupations advertised
  • Provide proof of sufficient financial or settlement income
  • Meet the language requirement criteria
  • Not be a refugee claimant
     

2. Skilled Worker Stream

This stream is designed to attract qualified individuals that will assist with shortages of skilled workers in the Northwest Territories. This stream is for skilled occupations for which formal education and/or specialized training is required. These occupations are within the National Occupational Classification, Skill Levels 0, A, and B.

Eligibility:

  • Have the required certification or accreditation for the specific trade or occupation
  • If applicable, meet territorial certification, licensing or registration requirements of the job (for non-regulated occupations, the employer is responsible for ensuring that the nominee meets occupational standards)
  • Have the required work experience for the specific occupations advertised
  • Provide proof of sufficient financial or settlement income
  • Not be a refugee claimant
     

3. NWT Express Entry Stream

The Northwest Territories’ Express Entry stream is for foreign nationals who have been accepted into the Citizenship and Immigration Canada’s Express Entry Pool.

Once accepted into the Express Entry Pool, Citizenship and Immigration Canada will issue a foreign national:

  • An Express Entry Profile Number; and
  • Job Seeker Validation Code.

Only candidates who have been accepted into the Express Entry Pool and have been issued an Express Entry Profile Number and a Job Seeker Validation Code are eligible for this stream.

Eligibility:

  • Have the required certification or accreditation for the specific trade or occupation
  • If applicable, meet territorial certification, licensing or registration requirements of the job (for non-regulated occupations, the employer is responsible for ensuring that the nominee meets occupational standards)
  • Have the required work experience for the specific occupations advertised
  • Provide proof of sufficient financial or settlement income
  • Meet the language requirement criteria
  • Not be a refugee claimant
     

Application process for Employer Driven Streams

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