Job outlook Construction Electricians And Repairers Foreman/woman near St. John's (NL)

Job opportunities for Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations (NOC 7202) are limited near St. John's (NL) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a construction electricians and repairers foreman/woman.

Job opportunities near St. John's (NL)

construction electricians and repairers foreman/woman
Outlook over the next 3 years
Limited

The employment outlook will be limited for Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations (NOC 7202) in the Avalon Peninsula region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of a few 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.

The fair outlook for this occupation reflects the balance of several major events. The construction of the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project is winding down, reducing the number of positions for this occupation. However, other major projects such construction related to the West White Rose oil project, and some government infrastructure projects will help offset the layoffs associated with Muskrat Falls.

Here are some key facts about Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations in the Avalon Peninsula region:

  • Approximately 470 people work in this occupation.
  • Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 63%
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 7%
    • Utilities (NAICS 22): 7%
    • Mining and quarrying (NAICS 212): 6%

Job opportunities in Newfoundland and Labrador

Fair

The job outlook for a construction electricians and repairers foreman/woman working in Newfoundland and Labrador 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 Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations (NOC 7202) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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