Job prospects Chief Of Operating Area in Yukon

Job opportunities for Managers in health care (NOC 0311) are good in Yukon over the next 3 years. These job prospects are also applicable to people working as a chief of operating area.

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.

Job opportunities in Yukon

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Prospects over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be good for Managers in health care (NOC 0311) in Yukon for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

The Whistle Bend Continuing Care Facility opened in the fall of 2018, with specialized units to open over the next two years. Opportunities in this occupation are expected to be strong to meet the growing needs of the territory's aging population.

Here are some key facts about Managers in health care in the Yukon region:

  • Approximately 50 people worked in this occupation in May 2015.
  • Managers in health care mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Health care and social services (NAICS 62): 91%
    • Educational services (NAICS 61): 9%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: more than 95% compared to 82% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: less than 5% compared to 18% for all occupations
  • 75% of managers in health care work all year, while 25% work only part of the year, compared to 56% and 44% respectively among all occupations.
  • 22% of managers in health care are self-employed compared to an average of 12% for all occupations.
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    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    We expect that the labour supply and demand for Managers in health care (NOC 0311) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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