Job prospects Press Line Operator - Rubber Products Manufacturing in Québec

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "press line operator - rubber products manufacturing" was moved from the group Rubber processing machine operators and related workers (NOC 9423) to the group Rubber processing machine operators and related workers (NOC 94112).

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Job opportunities in Québec

Note that these outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the NOC. Learn more about our methodology.

press line operator - rubber products manufacturing
Prospects over the next 3 years
Good

The employment outlook will be good for Rubber processing machine operators and related workers (NOC 9423) in Quebec for the 2022-2024 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Rubber processing machine operators and related workers in Quebec:

  • Approximately 2,150 people work in this occupation.
  • Rubber processing machine operators and related workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Plastics and rubber products manufacturing (NAICS 326): 67%
    • Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 9%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 95% compared to 80% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 5% compared to 20% for all occupations
  • 67% of rubber processing machine operators and related workers work all year, while 33% work only part of the year, compared to 57% and 42% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 35 weeks compared to 33 weeks for all occupations.
  • less than 5% of rubber processing machine operators and related workers are self-employed compared to an average of 12% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 81% compared to 52% for all occupations
    • Women: 19% compared to 48% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 28% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 30% compared to 20% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 26% compared to 19% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 13% compared to 24% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: less than 5% compared to 16% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 9% for all occupations

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Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

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