Saskatchewan, a great place to live and raise a family, has announced a new immigration program.
On November 25, 2021, Saskatchewan has announced a new immigration pilot program called “Hard-To-Fill Skills Pilot.”
Hard-To-Fill Skills Pilot Program
This program allows Saskatchewan employers to hire foreign nationals for a few in-demand occupations. The jobs listed under this program include entry-level positions which require on-job training. The industrial sectors included under this category are:
|“The demand for labor in our province is strong, and it’s only going to increase with the significant economic projects recently announced in Saskatchewan. This new Hard-To-Fill Skills Pilot—developed in Saskatchewan for Saskatchewan—is progress on our autonomy discussions with the federal government and is going to help provide employers with greater access to international options to recruit workers. This is in addition to record investments into training and up-skilling our provincial workforce, as we enter a period of strong growth coming out of the global pandemic,” Immigration and Career Training Minister Jeremy Harrison said in a media release.|
Candidates nominated under this Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) stream are supported by their employers as well as community. This program will be launched in December 2021.
This will be great news for businesses related to the hospitality industries in Saskatchewan. This pilot program is designed to attract talent from all sectors, especially those experiencing a labor shortage in Saskatchewan.
Eligibility criteria for Hard-To-Fill Skills Pilot Program
Below are the list of eligibility criteria for Hard-To-Fill Skills Pilot Program
*Note: Currently, they didn’t release any specified list of occupations, and it did not even specify the compulsory requirements for minimum education or exact language proficiency level
Eligibility for Employers
The eligibility requirements for employers include:
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