Job prospects Yard Labourer - Railway Transport near Calgary (AB)

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Railway and motor transport labourers" near Calgary (AB) or Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Note: These outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). Learn more about our methodology.

Recent trends from the past 3 years


We were not able to determine labour market conditions for Railway and motor transport labourers near Calgary (AB) over the past few years (2019-2021) because of low employment levels in this occupation.

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Job outlook over the next 3 years


The employment outlook will be moderate for Railway and motor transport labourers (NOC 7622) in the Calgary region for the 2022-2024 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 several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Railway and motor transport labourers in the Calgary region:

  • Approximately 170 people worked in this occupation in May 2016.
  • Railway and motor transport labourers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 69%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 9%
    • Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 6%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

Find out what will be the job prospects for Railway and motor transport labourers across Canada over the next 10 years, from 2022 to 2031.

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Labour Market Information Survey
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