Job prospects Switch Network Installer And Repairer - Telecommunications near Vancouver (BC)

Explore current and future job prospects for Telecommunications installation and repair workers near Vancouver (BC). These trends also apply to people working as a switch network installer and repairer - telecommunications.

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

switch network installer and repairer - telecommunications
Outlook over the next 3 years
Good Good

The employment outlook will be good for Telecommunications installation and repair workers (NOC 7246) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region 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.

Here are some key facts about Telecommunications installation and repair workers in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 2,640 people work in this occupation.
  • Telecommunications installation and repair workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 62%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 19%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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