Job prospects Bench Assemblers Foreman/woman - Wood Products Manufacturing near Vancouver (BC)

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly" near Vancouver (BC) or across Canada.

Current and future job prospects

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

Recent trends from the past 3 years

Labour shortage

Over the past few years (2021-2023), there was a labour shortage for Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly near Vancouver (BC). There were more job openings than workers available to fill them in this occupation.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job outlook over the next 3 years

Very good

The employment outlook will be very good for Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly (NOC 92024) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region for the 2023-2025 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 small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 180 people worked in this occupation in May 2021.
  • Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 25%
    • Plastics and rubber products manufacturing (NAICS 326): 18%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 11%
    • Fabricated metal product manufacturing (NAICS 332): 10%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 8%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

Find out what will be the job prospects for Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly across Canada over the next 10 years, from 2022 to 2031.

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Labour Market Information Survey
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