Job prospects Cleaning Supervisor in Nova Scotia

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "cleaning supervisor" in Nova Scotia or Canada.

Job opportunities in Nova Scotia

Prospects over the next 3 years


The employment outlook will be good for Cleaning supervisors (NOC 62024) in Nova Scotia for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a few new positions.
  • A moderate number of 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 Cleaning supervisors in Nova Scotia:

  • Approximately 750 people work in this occupation.
  • Cleaning supervisors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Building services (NAICS 5617): 45%
    • Accommodation services (NAICS 721): 27%
    • Elementary and secondary schools (NAICS 6111): 8%
    • Universities (NAICS 6113): 6%
    • Nursing and residential care facilities (NAICS 623): 6%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 93% compared to 82% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 7% compared to 18% for all occupations
  • 57% of cleaning supervisors work all year, while 42% 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 42 weeks compared to 42 weeks for all occupations.
  • Less than 5% of cleaning supervisors are self-employed compared to an average of 11% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 48% compared to 51% for all occupations
    • Women: 52% compared to 49% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 17% compared to 10% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 37% compared to 27% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 9% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 22% compared to 22% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 12% compared to 20% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 10% for all occupations

Breakdown by region

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Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour Market Information Survey
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