Job outlook Drywall Installer And Finisher Apprentice near Edmonton (AB)

Job opportunities for Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers (NOC 7284) are limited near Edmonton (AB) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a drywall installer and finisher apprentice.

Job opportunities near Edmonton (AB)

drywall installer and finisher apprentice
Outlook over the next 3 years
Limited

The employment outlook will be limited for Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers (NOC 7284) 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.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.

Here are some key facts about Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 2,290 people work in this occupation.
  • Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 94%

Job opportunities in Alberta

Fair

The job outlook for a drywall installer and finisher apprentice working in Alberta 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 Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers (NOC 7284) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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