Job outlook Design Technologist, Electrical And Electronics near Vancouver (BC)

Job opportunities for Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2241) are fair near Vancouver (BC) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a design technologist, electrical and electronics.

Job opportunities near Vancouver (BC)

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 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.
  • 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 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 2,120 people work in this occupation.
  • Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 16%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 15%
    • Computer, electronic and electrical product manufacturing (NAICS 334-335): 15%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 11%
    • Utilities (NAICS 22): 8%

Job opportunities in British Columbia

Fair

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

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