Job prospects Fast Food Restaurant Manager near Edmonton (AB)

Explore current and future job prospects for Restaurant and food service managers near Edmonton (AB). These trends also apply to people working as a fast food restaurant manager.

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

Recent trends

Labour surplus

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was poor over the past few years (2016-2018). There were more workers available than job openings.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

fast food restaurant manager
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Restaurant and food service managers (NOC 0631) in the Edmonton region 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 a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

This tourism-related occupation has been affected by weakness in the oil and gas sector. Apart from Banff, Jasper, and the Mountain Parks region, Alberta's hotel industry has been negatively impacted by the economic slowdown. Increases in international tourist traffic have only partially offset a slump in business travel. Additionally, tighter household budgets have reduced in-province vacation travel.

Here are some key facts about Restaurant and food service managers in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 4,470 people work in this occupation.
  • Restaurant and food service managers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Accommodation and food services (NAICS 72): 94%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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