New Brunswick to Host Information Session for Select Food Production Workers

Published on: September 15th, 2021

New Brunswick will be holding an online information session this fall 2021 for candidates with experience in select fish and seafood labourer occupations, roles relating to food production and processing, or machine and process operating.

Candidates with experience in one of seven select occupations relating to the food industry are invited to register for New Brunswick’s upcoming information session. Candidates that are successful at the recruitment mission may become eligible to apply for Canadian permanent residence through the New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program (NB PNP) or the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP).

Interested candidates will be asked to provide information and documentation on their work history and educational background. Only candidates selected by New Brunswick will be invited to attend the international recruitment event.

Registration to attend this online event is open now on the New Brunswick government webpage.

Which occupations are targeted for New Brunswick’s upcoming event?

Candidates with experience in one of the following occupations in the past five years are invited to register for New Brunswick’s upcoming information session:

7445 – Other repairers and servicers- Net Cleaning Technician

8441 – Fishing vessel deckhands

8613 – Aquaculture and marine harvest labourers

9461 – Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing

9463 – Fish and seafood plant workers

9617 – Labourers in food and beverage processing 

9618 – Labourers in fish and seafood processing

Why choose New Brunswick?

The New Brunswick Provincial Nomination Program (NBPNP) hosts a number of streams designed to bring newcomers to the province that can fill local employment gaps. Candidates that receive a nomination under one of New Brunswick’s programs may be invited to apply for permanent residence in Canada.

The province of New Brunswick is also a participant in the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP). The program helps employers in Canadian maritime provinces address labour-market shortages by making it easier to hire foreign nationals. Individuals attending the New Brunswick information session may be considered for these two programs.

How to register for New Brunswick's recruitment mission

Registration for New Brunswick’s upcoming event may be completed online here.

In order to register, you should prepare the following documents in .jpg or .pdf format.

  1. The copy of the photo page of your current passport;
  2. Visa for your current country of legal residence (required if your current country of legal residence is not your country of citizenship);
  3. Your language test results (if you have completed a qualifying exam);
  4. Your ECA report or your university diploma in Nursing (or a related field);
  5. Your CV

The above documents should also be provided for your spouse, if applicable.

New Brunswick officials will review your registration upon submission. Only select candidates will be invited to attend the information session.

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