Job prospects Administrative Officer in Yukon
Job opportunities for Administrative officers (NOC 1221) are good in Yukon over the next 3 years. These job prospects are also applicable to people working as an administrative officer.
Note: These employment prospects were published in December 2021 based on the information available at the time of analysis. The next update will be in December 2022. To learn more, see our FAQs. You can also find additional information on the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard.
Job opportunities in Yukon
The employment outlook will be good for Administrative officers (NOC 1221) in Yukon for the 2021-2023 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 a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
Administrative officers are employed by all industries in Yukon. The majority of employees in this occupation work in public administration at all levels of government. Employment opportunities for administrative officers are likely to increase over the forecast period due to planned major mining and infrastructure projects. Demand for this occupation will come from the ongoing need for personnel to provide organizational and supervisory supports in offices in these industries.
Here are some key facts about Administrative officers in the Yukon region:
- Approximately 400 people work in this occupation.
- Administrative officers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Other Commercial Services (NAICS 54-56, 81): 14%
- Public Administration and Defence (NAICS 91): 13%
- Manufacturing (NAICS 31-33): 10%
- Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 9%
- Wholesale and Retail Trade (NAICS 41, 44-45): 8%
- The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
- Full-time workers: 89% compared to 82% for all occupations
- Part-time workers: 11% compared to 18% for all occupations
- 61% of administrative officers work all year, while 39% work only part of the year, compared to 56% and 44% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 34 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
- Less than 5% of administrative officers are self-employed compared to an average of 12% for all occupations.
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Labour market conditions over the next 10 years
We expect that the labour supply and demand for Administrative officers (NOC 1221) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.
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