Job outlook Carpenter near Fredericton (NB)

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

Job opportunities near Fredericton (NB)

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Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Carpenters (NOC 7271) in the Fredericton - Oromocto region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.

Here are some key facts about Carpenters in the Fredericton - Oromocto region:

  • Approximately 660 people work in this occupation.
  • Carpenters mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 68%
    • Educational services (NAICS 61): 8%
    • Furniture and related product manufacturing (NAICS 337): 6%

Job opportunities in New Brunswick

Fair

The job outlook for a carpenter working in New Brunswick 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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