Job outlook Heavy Equipment Operator Apprentice near Montréal (QC)

The job outlook for a heavy equipment operator apprentice working near Montréal (QC) is fair over the next 3 years. This outlook is applicable to all Heavy equipment operators (except crane) (NOC 7521).

Job opportunities near Montréal (QC)

heavy equipment operator apprentice
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Heavy equipment operators (except crane) (NOC 7521) in the census metropolitan area of Montréal for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of some positions.
  • Several 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 Heavy equipment operators (except crane) in the census metropolitan area of Montréal:

  • Approximately 3,310 people work in this occupation.
  • Heavy equipment operators (except crane) mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 69%
    • Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 7%
    • Local, municipal, regional, aboriginal and other public administration (NAICS 913-919): 6%
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 5%

Job opportunities in Québec

The job outlook for a heavy equipment operator apprentice working in Québec is fair over the next 3 years.

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