Job prospects Cannery Labourer - Fish Processing near St. John's (NL)
Explore current and future job prospects for Labourers in fish and seafood processing near St. John's (NL). These trends also apply to people working as a cannery labourer - fish processing.
Balanced labour market
The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2016-2018). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.
The employment outlook will be fair for Labourers in fish and seafood processing (NOC 9618) in the Avalon Peninsula region for the 2019-2021 period.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment is expected to remain relatively stable.
- Several positions will become available due to retirements.
- There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
- Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.
Here are some key facts about Labourers in fish and seafood processing in the Avalon Peninsula region:
- Approximately 320 people work in this occupation.
- Labourers in fish and seafood processing mainly work in the following sectors:
- Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 93%
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