Job prospects Inspector, Machining And Tooling in Prince Edward Island

Job opportunities for Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors (NOC 7231) are good in Prince Edward Island over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as an inspector, machining and tooling.

Note that the current 2019-2021 Employment Outlook was published in December 2019 based on information available at that time.

Job opportunities in Prince Edward Island

inspector, machining and tooling
Outlook over the next 3 years
Good

The employment outlook will be good for Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors (NOC 7231) in Prince Edward Island 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 moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors in the Prince Edward Island region:

  • Approximately 100 people worked in this occupation in May 2015.
  • Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation equipment manufacturing (NAICS 336): 75%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: more than 95% compared to 83% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: less than 5% compared to 17% for all occupations
  • 92% of machinists and machining and tooling inspectors work all year, while 8% work only part of the year, compared to 58% and 42% respectively among all occupations.
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    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    We expect that the labour supply and demand for Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors (NOC 7231) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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