NOC 2 – Natural and applied sciences and related occupations

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21 – PROFESSIONAL OCCUPATIONS IN NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES

211 Physical science professionals

2113 – Geoscientists and oceanographers

212 Life science professionals

2121 – Biologists and related scientists 

213 Civil, mechanical, electrical and chemical engineers

2131 – Civil engineers 

2132 – Mechanical engineers

2133 – Electrical and electronics engineers 

2134 – Chemical engineers

214 Other engineers

2141 – Industrial and manufacturing engineers 

2146 – Aerospace engineers 

2147 – Computer engineers (except software engineers)

215 Architects, urban planners and land surveyors

2151 – Architects

2153 – Urban and land use planners 

2154 – Land surveyors

216 Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries

2161 – Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries 

217 Computer and information systems professionals

2171 – Information systems analysts and consultants

2173 – Software engineers and designers 

2174 – Computer programmers and interactive media developers 

2175 – Web designers and developers

22 – TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS RELATED TO NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES

221 Technical occupations in physical sciences

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222 Technical occupations in life sciences

2221 – Biological technologists and technicians 

2223 – Forestry technologists and technicians

2225 – Landscape and horticultural technicians and specialists

223 Technical occupations in civil, mechanical and industrial engineering

2231 – Civil engineering technologists and technicians 

2232 – Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians

2233 – Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians 

2234 – Construction estimators 

224 Technical occupations in electronics and electrical engineering

2241 – Electrical & electronics engineering technologists and technicians

2243 – Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics 

2244 – Aircraft assemblers, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors

225 Technical occupations in architecture, drafting, surveying. geomatics and meteorology

2251 – Architectural technologists and technicians 

2252 – Industrial designers

2253 – Drafting technologists and technicians 

2254 – Land survey technologists and technicians 

226 Other technical inspectors and regulatory officers

2263 – Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety

2264 – Construction inspectors

227 Transportation officers and controllers

2271 – Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors 

228 Technical occupations in computer and information systems

2281 – Computer network technicians 

2282 – User support technicians 

2283 – Information systems testing technicians 

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