National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 Version 1.0


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6 - Sales and service occupations

This broad category comprises middle management occupations in wholesale and retail trade, and customer services, as well as occupations concerned with wholesale and retail sales, and customer, personal and support service occupations related to a wide range of industries, such as accommodation and food services, travel, tourism and cleaning services.

65 - Sales and service support occupations

This major group comprises sales and service support occupations. These occupations come with Training, Education, Experience and Responsibility (TEER) identified as TEER 5. Occupations classified in TEER 5, as those included in this group with a 5 as the second digit of their code, are typically accessible with short work demonstration and no formal educational requirements.

651 - Sales support occupations

This sub-major group comprises cashiers and other sales support occupations.

6510 - Cashiers and other sales support occupations

This minor group comprises cashiers; service station attendants; store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers; and other sales related occupations. They are employed in stores, restaurants, theatres, recreational and sports establishments, currency exchange booths, government offices, business offices and other service, retail and wholesale establishments; and by automotive service stations, marinas, manufacturers, telemarketing companies and call centres and warehouses; or they may be self-employed.

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