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

Recent trends

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.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

fertilization service contractor - agriculture
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

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 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a few new positions.
  • Several 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 Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers in the Athabasca - Grande Prairie - Peace River region:

  • Approximately 290 people work in this occupation.
  • Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Agriculture: 61%
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 14%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 8%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 7%
    • Educational services (NAICS 61): 7%
  • 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: