Job prospects Light Duty Cleaner in Québec

Job opportunities for Light duty cleaners (NOC 6731) are good in Québec over the next 3 years. These job prospects are also applicable to people working as a light duty cleaner.

Note that these employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. You can read our new special report to learn about the impact of COVID-19 on some occupations in your province or territory. You can also visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation.

Job opportunities in Québec

light duty cleaner
Prospects over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be good for Light duty cleaners (NOC 6731) in Québec for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

No specific academic training is required to enter this occupation, as employers' requirements are often limited to the personal qualities of the candidates. Punctuality, attention to detail and a customer service attitude are often sought-after skills. An attestation of professional studies in hygiene and health care environments can be an advantage to integrate this profession. Workplace first aid certification and WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) certification can be assets for some positions.

Employment growth will come from a rising housing stock, enhanced hygiene measures in health care facilities, expansion of accommodation services, and an aging population leading to increased demand for home maintenance and cleaning.

Here are some key facts about Light duty cleaners in Québec:

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