Job prospects Specialized Cleaner in Nova Scotia
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Job opportunities in Nova Scotia
Note: These outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). Learn more about our methodology.
Prospects over the next 3 years
The employment outlook will be moderate for Specialized cleaners (NOC 6732) in Nova Scotia for the 2022-2024 period.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment growth will lead to a few new positions.
- Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
- There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
Here are some key facts about Specialized cleaners in Nova Scotia:
- Approximately 850 people work in this occupation.
- Specialized cleaners mainly work in the following sectors:
- Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 35%
- Repair and maintenance (NAICS 811): 22%
- Building services (NAICS 5617): 10%
- Real Estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 53): 9%
- The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
- Full-time workers: 78% compared to 80% for all occupations
- Part-time workers: 22% compared to 20% for all occupations
- 53% of specialized cleaners work all year, while 47% 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 26 weeks compared to 30 weeks for all occupations.
- 10% of specialized cleaners are self-employed compared to an average of 9% for all occupations.
- The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
- Men: 83% compared to 51% for all occupations
- Women: 17% compared to 49% for all occupations
- The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
- no high school diploma: 25% compared to 12% for all occupations
- high school diploma or equivalent: 46% compared to 26% for all occupations
- apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 10% compared to 10% for all occupations
- college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 17% compared to 27% for all occupations
- bachelor's degree: less than 5% compared to 17% for all occupations
- university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 8% for all occupations
Breakdown by region
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Labour market conditions over the next 10 years
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