Job prospects Inspector, Machining And Tooling near Toronto (ON)

Explore current and future job prospects for Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors near Toronto (ON). These trends also apply to people working as an inspector, machining and tooling.

Note: These employment prospects were published in December 2021 based on the information available at the time of analysis. The next update will be in December 2022. To learn more, see our FAQs. You can also find additional information on the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard.

Recent trends from the past 3 years

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2018-2020). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

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Job outlook over the next 3 years

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Prospects over the next 3 years
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The employment outlook will be fair for Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors (NOC 7231) in the Toronto region for the 2021-2023 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.

Here are some key facts about Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors in the Toronto region:

  • Approximately 4,350 people work in this occupation.
  • Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Machinery manufacturing (NAICS 333): 24%
    • Fabricated metal product manufacturing (NAICS 332): 21%
    • Other transportation equipment manufacturing: 12%
    • Motor vehicle, body, trailer and parts manufacturing (NAICS 3361-3363): 10%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 6%
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