Job prospects Cabinetmaker in Manitoba

Job opportunities for Cabinetmakers (NOC 7272) are fair in Manitoba over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a cabinetmaker.

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

Job opportunities in Manitoba

cabinetmaker
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Cabinetmakers (NOC 7272) in Manitoba for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of some 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 Cabinetmakers in the Manitoba region:

  • Approximately 600 people worked in this occupation in May 2015.
  • Cabinetmakers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Furniture and related product manufacturing (NAICS 337): 57%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 26%
    • Wood product manufacturing (NAICS 321): 6%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: more than 95% compared to 79% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: less than 5% compared to 21% for all occupations
  • 69% of cabinetmakers work all year, while 31% work only part of the year, compared to 64% and 36% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 36 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
  • 13% of cabinetmakers are self-employed compared to an average of 10% for all occupations.
  • Breakdown by region

    Explore job prospects in Manitoba by economic region.

    Location Job prospects
    Interlake Region Undetermined Undetermined
    North Central Region Undetermined Undetermined
    North Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Parklands Region Undetermined Undetermined
    South Central Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Southeast Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Southwest Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Winnipeg Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Legend: The job opportunities can be: Undetermined Limited Fair Good

    Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    We expect that there will be a labour SURPLUS for Cabinetmakers (NOC 7272) in Canada over the next 10 years.

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