Job prospects Bricklayer in the Windsor-Sarnia Region

Explore current and future job prospects for Bricklayers in the Windsor-Sarnia Region. These trends also apply to people working as a bricklayer.

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

Recent trends

Balanced labour market

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2016-2018). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

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Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Bricklayers (NOC 7281) in the Windsor - Sarnia 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 a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Over the forecast period, sizeable investments in education, manufacturing, and the commercial market will help support the regional construction industry. Construction is moving forward on the Gordie Howe International Bridge, which will be one of the biggest infrastructure developments in the province. The residential sector is expected to be rather steady in the near term as well, as a substantial number of multi-unit starts will balance slower growth in the single-detached market.

Here are some key facts about Bricklayers in the Windsor - Sarnia region:

  • Approximately 350 people work in this occupation.
  • Bricklayers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 91%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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