Job outlook Shipper-receiver near Edmonton (AB)

Job opportunities for Shippers and receivers (NOC 1521) are fair near Edmonton (AB) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a shipper-receiver.

Job opportunities near Edmonton (AB)

Outlook over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be fair for Shippers and receivers (NOC 1521) in the Edmonton region for the 2019-2021 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 moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Shippers and receivers in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 6,900 people work in this occupation.
  • Shippers and receivers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 25%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 23%
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 14%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 5%

Job opportunities in Alberta


The job outlook for a shipper-receiver working in Alberta 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 Shippers and receivers (NOC 1521) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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