Job prospects Fish Plant Worker near Truro (NS)

Explore current and future job prospects for Fish and seafood plant workers near Truro (NS). These trends also apply to people working as a fish plant worker.

Note that the current 2019-2021 Employment Outlook was published in December 2019 based on information available at that time.

Recent trends

Undetermined

We were not able to determine labour market conditions in this region over the past few years because of low employment levels in this occupational group.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

fish plant worker
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Fish and seafood plant workers (NOC 9463) in the North Shore region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of several positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.
  • 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 Fish and seafood plant workers in the North Shore region:

  • Approximately 80 people work in this occupation.
  • Fish and seafood plant workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 91%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 9%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

    You can also look at this data on a map. Go to LMI Explore

    Job prospects elsewhere in Canada

    Explore current and future job prospects elsewhere in Canada.

    Learn more

Date modified: