Job prospects Maintenance Manager in British Columbia

Job opportunities for Facility operation and maintenance managers (NOC 0714) are fair in British Columbia over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a maintenance manager.

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

Job opportunities in British Columbia

maintenance manager
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Facility operation and maintenance managers (NOC 0714) in British Columbia for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Facility operation and maintenance managers in the British Columbia region:

  • Approximately 5,100 people work in this occupation.
  • Facility operation and maintenance managers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Real Estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 53): 16%
    • Other transportation and warehousing (NAICS 482-483, 486, 487, 493): 10%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 9%
    • Arts, entertainment and recreation (NAICS 71): 8%
    • Management and administrative services (NAICS 55, 56): 7%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 91% compared to 77% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 9% compared to 23% for all occupations
  • 73% of facility operation and maintenance managers work all year, while 27% work only part of the year, compared to 57% and 43% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 36 weeks compared to 32 weeks for all occupations.
  • 11% of facility operation and maintenance managers are self-employed compared to an average of 14% for all occupations.
  • Breakdown by region

    Explore job prospects in British Columbia by economic region.

    Legend: The job opportunities can be: Undetermined Limited Fair Good

    Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    We expect that the labour supply and demand for Facility operation and maintenance managers (NOC 0714) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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