Job prospects Light Duty Cleaner in the South Central Region

Explore current and future job prospects for Light duty cleaners in the South Central Region. These trends also apply to people working as a light duty cleaner.

Note that these employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. You can read our new special report to learn about the impact of COVID-19 on some occupations in your province or territory. You can also visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation.

Recent trends

Labour shortage

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was good over the past few years (2016-2018). There were more job openings than workers available to fill them.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job prospects

light duty cleaner
Prospects over the next 3 years
Good Good

The employment outlook will be good for Light duty cleaners (NOC 6731) in the South Central region for the 2019-2021 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 small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.

Here are some key facts about Light duty cleaners in the South Central region:

  • Approximately 520 people work in this occupation.
  • Light duty cleaners mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 21%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 14%
    • Accommodation and food services (NAICS 72): 13%
    • Nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 12%
    • Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 7%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

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