Natural & Applied Sciences

Job Charts

wdt_ID NOC Job Title Job Description Wage Range Estimate Skills Knowledge Tools & Technology Other Training and Education routes
1 2123 Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists Provide assistance and advice to farmers on all aspects of farm management, cultivation, fertilization, harvesting, soil erosion and composition, disease prevention, nutrition, crop rotation and marketing. $46,070 to $95,680 Communication skills, Teamwork, Customer service English language, Big Data Global positioning system GPS software, Soil samplers, Weather stations Flexibility, Attention to detail, Fast-paced Setting Lakeland College, University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
2 2271 Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors Pilots fly fixed wing aircraft and helicopters to provide air transportation and other services. Flight engineers monitor aircraft during flight and may assist in flying. Flying instructors teach flying techniques and procedures to student and licensed pi $40,000 to $150,010 Communication skills, Teamwork, Customer service English language, First aid Computer assisted software engineering CASE software Flexibility, Attention to detail, Fast-paced Setting Saskatchewan Polytechnic
3 2251 Architectural technologists and technicians Provide technical assistance to architects and civil design engineers in conducting research, preparing drawings, architectural models, specifications and contracts, and supervising construction projects. $26,060 to $93,850 Teamwork, Communication skills, Planning English language, Building Information Modeling (BIM), Budgeting Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit, Computer aided design CAD software Attention to detail, Self-starter / Self-motivated, Fast-paced Setting Saskatchewan Polytechnic
4 2221 Biological technologists and technicians Provide technical support to scientists, engineers and other professionals in agriculture, resource management, plant and animal biology, microbiology, cell and molecular biology. $32,490 to $104,000 Communication skills, Teamwork, Decision-Making English language, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Zoology Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Attention to detail, Flexibility, Fast-paced Setting Lakeland College, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
5 2121 Biologists and related scientists Conduct basic and applied research to extend knowledge of living organisms and to manage natural resources; develop new practices and products related to medicine and agriculture. $56,990 to $129,960 Communication skills, Teamwork, Planning English language, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Budgeting Microsoft Excel, Geographic Information Systems GIS, Microsoft Word Attention to detail, Fast-paced Setting, Flexibility First Nations University of Canada, University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
6 2211 Chemical technologists and technicians Provide technical support in chemical engineering, chemical and biochemical research and analysis, industrial chemistry, chemical quality control and environmental monitoring. $35,360 to $87,360 Communication skills, Teamwork, Decision-Making English language, Quality assurance, Occupational Health and Safety Act Electrocardiogram, Holter monitors, Microsoft Excel Flexibility, Work under pressure, Attention to detail Saskatchewan Polytechnic, University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
7 2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians Provide technical support in civil engineering fields, such as structural, municipal, construction design and supervision, highways and transportation, water resources and geotechnical engineering. $41,600 to $100,880 Teamwork, Communication skills, Organizational skills English language, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Quality assurance Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word Attention to detail, Fast-paced Setting, Self-starter / Self-motivated Saskatchewan Polytechnic, University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
8 1452 Civil engineers Plan, design, develop and manage construction projects involving buildings, earth structures, roads, airports, railways, public transit facilities, bridges, tunnels, dams, water distribution and sanitation systems; specialize in foundation analysis, build $60,010 to $130,000 Communication skills, Teamwork, Project management Budgeting, English language, Quality assurance Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word Attention to detail, Fast-paced Setting, Flexibility University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
9 2281 Computer network technicians Maintain local and wide area networks (LANs and WANs), mainframe networks, hardware, software and related computer equipment; maintain internet and intranet websites, web server hardware and software; optimize network connectivity and performance. $39,600 to $109,990 Troubleshooting, Communication skills, Teamwork English language, Network administration, Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Linux, VMWare, Microsoft Active Directory Self-starter / Self-motivated, Technical Support, Attention to detail Northlands College, Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatoon Business College, University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
10 2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers Write, modify, integrate and test computer code for internet applications, computer-based training software, computer games, film, video and other interactive media. $48,010 to $96,970 Teamwork, Communication skills, Leadership Agile Software Development, Scrum, User Interface Design Java, JavaScript, SQL (Structured query language) Flexibility, Fast-paced Setting, Self-starter / Self-motivated Saskatchewan Polytechnic, University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan
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Education Routes

Below are the post-secondary institutions in Saskatchewan for Natural & Applied Sciences

First Nations University of Canada

The First Nations University of Canada is a First Nations owned post-secondary institution that aspires to have transformative impact by bridging our ceremonies, knowledge keepers, languages, and traditions with the delivery of high-quality education that will lead to the pride and success of all students, First Nations communities, and Canada.

Great Plains College

Great Plains College is focused on meeting the needs of learners, employers and communities in western Saskatchewan. We build stronger leaders, careers, partnerships and communities.

Lakeland College

Lakeland College’s programming seeks to meet the needs of learners, communities, business and industry. Programming includes agricultural and environmental sciences, apprenticeship and industry training, energy, fire and emergency services training, wellness and human business and university transfer.

Northlands College

Northlands College provides courses and programs in several campuses across northern Saskatchewan. Each campus offers specific programs and courses, with many programs offered in multiple locations.

Sask Indian Institute of Technologies

Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies (SIIT) is a First Nations-governed educational institution, one of only four credit-granting post-secondary institutions in the province- and the only credit granting Indigenous institution. SIIT provides adult learners with academic, vocational and technical training as well as services and supports for employment and career growth.

Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is Saskatchewan’s primary public institution for post-secondary technical education and skills training, recognized nationally and internationally for its expertise and innovation.

Saskatoon Business College

Saskatoon Business College provides short (9-12 month) diploma programs for students seeking professional training to work in a variety of business or administrative environments.

Southeast College

Southeast College operates campuses in six communities throughout Saskatchewan. Our students receive valuable hands-on post-secondary education and are expertly trained for careers in a wide variety of fields, with an emphasis on trades and technology.

University of Regina

The University of Regina offers 10 faculties, 25 academic departments and schools, 18 research centres and institutes, and three federated colleges (Campion College, First Nations University of Canada, and Luther College), bringing excellence and diversity to the educational experience.

University of Saskatchewan

USask offers undergraduate and graduate programs in over 150 fields of study. Tour our website to find information about the program of your choice.

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