Job prospects Operations Director - Administrative Services in Nova Scotia

Job opportunities for Other administrative services managers (NOC 0114) are fair in Nova Scotia over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as an operations director - administrative services.

Note that the current 2019-2021 employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. We are working to update this information as soon as possible. In the meantime, visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation. You can also read our newly updated sectoral profiles to learn about recent developments for key economic sectors in your region.

Job opportunities in Nova Scotia

operations director - administrative services
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Other administrative services managers (NOC 0114) in Nova Scotia for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment is expected to remain relatively stable.
  • 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 Other administrative services managers in the Nova Scotia region:

  • Approximately 550 people worked in this occupation in May 2015.
  • Other administrative services managers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Federal government public administration (NAICS 911): 13%
    • Other management and administrative services (NAICS 55, 56 except 5614 and 5617): 10%
    • Other professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 5414, 5416-5419): 6%
    • Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 5%
    • Religious, grant-making, civic, and professional and similar organizations (NAICS 813): 5%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 90% compared to 80% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 10% compared to 20% for all occupations
  • 77% of other administrative services managers work all year, while 23% work only part of the year, compared to 62% and 38% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 35 weeks compared to 30 weeks for all occupations.
  • 9% of other administrative services managers are self-employed compared to an average of 9% for all occupations.
  • Breakdown by region

    Explore job prospects in Nova Scotia by economic region.

    Location Job prospects
    Annapolis Valley Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Cape Breton Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Halifax Region Fair Fair
    North Shore Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Southern Region Undetermined Undetermined
    Legend: The job opportunities can be: Undetermined Limited Fair Good

    Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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