Job prospects Fertilization Service Contractor - Agriculture near Grande Prairie (AB)

Explore current and future job prospects for Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers near Grande Prairie (AB). These trends also apply to people working as a fertilization service contractor - agriculture.

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 very poor over the past few years (2018-2020). There were far more workers available than job openings.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job outlook over the next 3 years

fertilization service contractor - agriculture
Prospects over the next 3 years
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The employment outlook will be fair for Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers (NOC 8252) in the Athabasca - Grande Prairie - Peace River region for the 2021-2023 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers in the Athabasca - Grande Prairie - Peace River region:

  • Approximately 270 people work in this occupation.
  • Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Agriculture: 62%
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 14%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 8%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 7%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

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