In the territory covered by the Plan Nord, 53 occupations are among those currently most in demand.

The occupations that currently offer employment possibilities are listed. Despite a surplus of available workers , an occupation can still be in demand if turnover is high.
  High worker turnover
21. Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations (NOC 6711) Details
22. General office support workers (NOC 1411)    
commis de bureau général/commis de bureau générale Details
23. Geological and mineral technologists and technicians (NOC 2212)    
technicien/technicienne de mines Details  
24. Geoscientists and oceanographers (NOC 2113)    
géologue des mines Details  
25. Heavy equipment operators (except crane) (NOC 7521) Details
26. Heavy-duty equipment mechanics (NOC 7312) Details  
27. Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations (NOC 4412) Details
28. Industrial electricians (NOC 7242) Details  
29. Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents (NOC 6733) Details
30. Licensed practical nurses (NOC 3233) Details  
Last update : Juillet 2017