Job prospects Food Service Supervisor in New Brunswick

Job opportunities for Food service supervisors (NOC 6311) are fair in New Brunswick over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a food service supervisor.

Note that the current 2019-2021 employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. We are working to update this information as soon as possible. In the meantime, visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation. You can also read our newly updated sectoral profiles to learn about recent developments for key economic sectors in your region.

Job opportunities in New Brunswick

food service supervisor
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Food service supervisors (NOC 6311) in New Brunswick for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.

Here are some key facts about Food service supervisors in the New Brunswick region:

  • Approximately 1,500 people work in this occupation.
  • Food service supervisors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Food services and drinking places (NAICS 722): 84%
    • Hospitals (NAICS 622): 10%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 82% compared to 83% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 18% compared to 17% for all occupations
  • 67% of food service supervisors work all year, while 33% work only part of the year, compared to 60% and 40% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 35 weeks compared to 29 weeks for all occupations.
  • Less than 5% of food service supervisors are self-employed compared to an average of 8% for all occupations.
  • Breakdown by region

    Explore job prospects in New Brunswick by economic region.

    Legend: The job opportunities can be: Undetermined Limited Fair Good

    Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    We expect that the labour supply and demand for Food service supervisors (NOC 6311) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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