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Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians  (NOC 2233)
Montérégie Region
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Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Québec.

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Table on the employment potential for Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians in Québec.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Québec Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23

For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians (NOC 2233) in Quebec.

This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:

  • Employment growth is expected to be strong.
  • A moderate number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.

Here are some key facts about Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians in the Quebec region:

  • Approximately 5,700 people work in this occupation.
  • Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation equipment manufacturing (NAICS 336): 14%
    • Architectural, engineering and design services (NAICS 5413): 8%
    • Plastics and rubber products manufacturing (NAICS 326): 7%
  • 71% of Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians work all year, while 29% work only part of the year, compared to 63% and 37% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 34 weeks compared to 33 weeks for all occupations.
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: 7% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 83% compared to 69% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 11% compared to 18% for all occupations
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 73% compared to 52% for all occupations
    • Women: 27% compared to 48% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • No high school diploma: 5% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • High school diploma or equivalent: 13% compared to 20% for all occupations
    • Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 19% compared to 19% for all occupations
    • College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 46% compared to 25% for all occupations
    • Bachelor's degree: 12% compared to 15% for all occupations
    • University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: 5% compared to 8% for all occupations
Table on the employment potential for Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians in Montérégie Region as well as in the rest of the Québec.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Abitibi-Témiscamingue Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-12-23
Bas-Saint-Laurent Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-12-23
Capitale-Nationale Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Centre-du-Québec Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Chaudière-Appalaches Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Côte-Nord Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Estrie Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Gaspésie -- Îles-de-la-Madeleine Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-12-23
Lanaudière Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Laurentides Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Laval Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Mauricie Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Montérégie Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Montréal Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Nord-du-Québec Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23
Outaouais Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-12-23
Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23

Additional Provincial Prospects

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