Job prospects Operator, Polishing Machine - Metal Products Manufacturing near Lévis (QC)

Explore current and future job prospects for Other metal products machine operators near Lévis (QC). These trends also apply to people working as an operator, polishing machine - metal products manufacturing.

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Recent trends

Labour shortage

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was good over the past few years (2016-2018). There were more job openings than workers available to fill them.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

operator, polishing machine - metal products manufacturing
Prospects over the next 3 years
Good Good

The employment outlook will be good for Other metal products machine operators (NOC 9418) in the Chaudière - Appalaches region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • A moderate number of 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 Other metal products machine operators in the Chaudière - Appalaches region:

  • Approximately 370 people work in this occupation.
  • Other metal products machine operators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Fabricated metal product manufacturing (NAICS 332): 66%
    • Machinery manufacturing (NAICS 333): 9%
    • Transportation equipment manufacturing (NAICS 336): 5%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

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