Job outlook Construction Technician - Civil Engineering near Vancouver (BC)

Job opportunities for Civil engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2231) are fair near Vancouver (BC) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a construction technician - civil engineering.

Job opportunities near Vancouver (BC)

construction technician - civil engineering
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Civil engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2231) 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 moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Civil engineering technologists and technicians in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 1,040 people work in this occupation.
  • Civil engineering technologists and technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 47%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 20%
    • Local, municipal, regional, aboriginal and other public administration (NAICS 913-919): 11%
    • Utilities (NAICS 22): 6%

Job opportunities in British Columbia

Fair

The job outlook for a construction technician - civil engineering 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 Civil engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2231) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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