Job outlook Poultry Slaughterer - Food And Beverage Processing near Vancouver (BC)

Job opportunities for Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers (NOC 9462) are fair near Vancouver (BC) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a poultry slaughterer - food and beverage processing.

Job opportunities near Vancouver (BC)

poultry slaughterer - food and beverage processing
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers (NOC 9462) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of 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.

Here are some key facts about Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 850 people worked in this occupation in May 2015.
  • Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 93%

Job opportunities in British Columbia

Fair

The job outlook for a poultry slaughterer - food and beverage processing working in British Columbia is fair over the next 3 years.

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Labour market conditions across Canada

We expect that the labour supply and demand for Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers (NOC 9462) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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