Job outlook Design Technologist, Electrical And Electronics near Halifax (NS)

The job outlook for a design technologist, electrical and electronics working near Halifax (NS) is fair over the next 3 years. This outlook is applicable to all Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2241).

Job opportunities near Halifax (NS)

design technologist, electrical and electronics
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2241) in the Halifax 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 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians in the Halifax region:

  • Approximately 790 people work in this occupation.
  • Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Federal government public administration (NAICS 911): 36%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 14%
    • Hospitals (NAICS 622): 9%
    • Other manufacturing (NAICS 313-316, 322-323, 327, 331, 333-335, 337, 339): 7%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 5%

Job opportunities in Nova Scotia

The job outlook for a design technologist, electrical and electronics working in Nova Scotia 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 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2241) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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