British Columbia is looking for workers who have post-secondary education or training and several years of employment experience in a professional, management, technical, trade or other skilled occupation. The minimum score required for Express Entry BC -Skilled Worker is 135 out of 200 points. Applicants for immigrate by Express Entry BC -Skilled Worker, in addition to having general requirements of Express Entry, must also have the following conditions:
1- Receive a valid IRCC Express Entry Profile Number and a Job Seeker Validation Code, and show your interest in migrating to the British Columbia
2- At least 2 years work experience related to the proposed job and if applicable, the credentials and qualification requirements of the position
3- Having an offer of indeterminate, full-time employment from an eligible B.C. employer. This should be in the National Occupational Classification (NOC) (Skill Type 0 or Skill Level A or B).
|Information systems managers, construction managers, directors of operations||Management jobs.||Skill Type 0 (zero)|
|Doctors, engineers, architects||Professional jobs.|
People usually need a degree from a university for these jobs.
|Skill Level A|
|Chefs, electricians, plumbers||Technical jobs and skilled trades.|
People usually need a college diploma or to train as an apprentice to do these jobs.
|Skill Level B|
|Long-haul truck drivers, butchers, food and beverage servers||Intermediate jobs.|
These jobs usually need high school and/or job specific training.
|Skill Level C|
|Cleaning staff, oil field workers, fruit pickers||Labour jobs.|
On-the-job training is usually given.
|Skill Level D|
- Having a written job offer for employment by the employer:
- Signed and dated by an employee or company authorized to hire employees
- Signed and dated by you that you have accepted the job offer
4- Ability to prove the minimum income and subsistence and to pay for living expenses in the British Columbia province using one of the following:
- Annual wage in British Columbia
- location of residence in British Columbia
- Minimum income according to the number of dependents
|Size of Family||Greater Vancouver Regional District||Rest of B.C.|