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Engineering managers  (NOC 0211)
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region
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The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Information on the 3-Year Employment Outlooks for certain occupational groupings is not currently available on Job Bank. Until the completion of the analysis based on the 2011 National Occupational Classification is complete in December 2016, please consult the Open Data website or contact the Labour Market Information Division ( NC-LMI-IMT-GD@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca ) to obtain further information for occupations for which outlooks are not currently available.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Alberta.

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Table on the employment potential for Engineering managers in Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Alberta Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15

For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Engineering Managers (NOC 0211) in Alberta.

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 weak.
  • A large number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.

Here are some key facts about Engineering Managers in Alberta:

  • Approximately 3,700 people work in this occupation.
  • Engineering Managers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Architectural, engineering and design services (NAICS 5413): 39%
    • Oil and gas extraction (NAICS 211, 213): 16%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 6%
    • Machinery manufacturing (NAICS 333): 5%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: more than 95% compared to 84% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: less than 5% compared to 16% for all occupations
  • 80% of Engineering Managers work all year, while 20% work only part of the year, compared to 64% and 36% respectively among all occupations.
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: less than 5% compared to 14% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 75% compared to 68% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 25% compared to 18% for all occupations
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 86% compared to 54% for all occupations
    • Women: 14% compared to 46% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • No high school diploma: less than 5% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • High school diploma or equivalent: 5% compared to 26% for all occupations
    • Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 5% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 17% compared to 25% for all occupations
    • Bachelor's degree: 46% compared to 17% for all occupations
    • University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: 26% compared to 7% for all occupations

Table on the employment potential for Engineering managers in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Athabasca--Grande Prairie--Peace River Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Banff--Jasper--Rocky Mountain House Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Calgary Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15
Camrose--Drumheller Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Edmonton Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Red Deer Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-05-03
Wood Buffalo--Cold Lake Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15

Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News

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