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OINP- New Employer Job Offer in-Demand Skills Stream launched by the Ontario government

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 18, Aug 2017

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Ontario the key Canadian province has launched a new stream of its popular Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). This new OINP stream is Employer Job Offer In-Demand Skills Stream. The launch of this new stream announced and became active on August 16, 2017. This new stream is a pathway for the applicants with experience in high-demand occupations and a job offer in Ontario.

SINP -Employer Job Offer In-Demand Skills Stream

The latest Employer Job Offer In-Demand Skills Stream of SINP shall allow the province of Ontario to nominate the eligible applicants under this category based on the already set parameters for the stream. The list of occupations meant for this stream is mainly the agriculture and construction sectors related occupations.

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Job offer is Mandatory

As a candidate, you can only apply in this particular stream, if you fulfill the eligibility parameters and have a full time and permanent employment offer from an employer of Ontario Province in Canada. You also need to upload the signed and completed employer form as part of application process.

In Demand Occupation list for the Job offer

The employment offer you have obtained must be associated with one of the below eligible occupations in National Occupation Classification (NOC) Skill Level C or D.

NOC Occupation
7441 Residential and commercial installers and servicers
7521 Heavy equipment operators (except crane)
8431 General farm workers
8432 Nursery and greenhouse workers
8611 Harvesting labourers
7611 Construction trades helpers and labourers
2212 Geological and mineral technologists and technicians
9462 Industrial butchers, meat cutters, poultry preparers, related workers

A Key OINP Update

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) has been among news for last one week for various reasons. The technical error in OINP e-Filing system or system testing, etc. has been one of the key reasons for OINP being in news and updates. Lets take a look at the latest update for Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP).

Technical Issue occurred August 16, 2017

During the planned system testing on August 16 2017 in OINP e-Filling portal, a technical issue encountered. Due to this technical glitch, a few e-mails erroneously sent out to candidates registered in e-Filing portal. However, the program has made it clear through their published website notification for all registered applicants that the e-mails sent in error and that no change or modification has occurred in their respective applications or registrations.

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Moreover, the program further assured the applicants that no personal information was compromised because of this error. If any applicant has doubt or concern with regards to his/her files submitted to SINP, he/she can check the status of the same on OINP e-Filing portal.

Lastly, if you need advice and assistance to apply in key stream of the SINP, i.e. Occupation in Demand (OID), Express entry subcategory, etc., you send your queries and details to the certified Canada migration expert at


Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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