Job prospects Inspector, Precision Instrument Assembly in New Brunswick
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Explore current and future job prospects for people working as an "inspector, precision instrument assembly" in New Brunswick or Canada.

Job opportunities in New Brunswick

Note: These outlooks were updated on November 29th, 2023. Learn more about our methodology.

Prospects over the next 3 years


The employment outlook will be moderate for Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors (NOC 94219) in New Brunswick for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

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

Here are some key facts about Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors in New Brunswick:

  • Approximately 750 people work in this occupation.
  • Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation equipment manufacturing (NAICS 336): 28%
    • Plastics and rubber products and chemicals manufacturing (NAICS 325-326): 15%
    • Wood product manufacturing (NAICS 321): 10%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 9%
    • Fabricated metal product manufacturing (NAICS 332): 8%
  • 55% of other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors work all year, while 45% work only part of the year, compared to 62% and 38% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 41 weeks compared to 42 weeks for all occupations.
  • 9% of other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors are self-employed compared to an average of 10% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 85% compared to 52% for all occupations
    • Women: 15% compared to 48% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 30% compared to 11% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 47% compared to 30% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 7% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 10% compared to 23% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: less than 5% compared to 16% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 7% for all occupations

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Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour Market Information Survey
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