Job outlook Carpenter near Edmonton (AB)

Job opportunities for Carpenters (NOC 7271) are limited near Edmonton (AB) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a carpenter.

Job opportunities near Edmonton (AB)

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Outlook over the next 3 years
Limited

The employment outlook will be limited for Carpenters (NOC 7271) in the Edmonton region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

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

Here are some key facts about Carpenters in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 5,850 people work in this occupation.
  • Carpenters mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 86%

Job opportunities in Alberta

Fair

The job outlook for a carpenter 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 Carpenters (NOC 7271) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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