Job prospects Fertilization Service Contractor - Agriculture in the Swift Current–Moose Jaw Region

Explore current and future job prospects for Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers in the Swift Current–Moose Jaw Region. These trends also apply to people working as a fertilization service contractor - agriculture.

Note that these employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. You can read our new special report to learn about the impact of COVID-19 on some occupations in your province or territory. You can also visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation.

Recent trends

Labour shortage

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was good over the past few years (2016-2018). There were more job openings than workers available to fill them.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

fertilization service contractor - agriculture
Prospects 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 Swift Current - Moose Jaw region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of 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.
  • 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 Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers in the Swift Current - Moose Jaw region:

  • Approximately 210 people work in this occupation.
  • Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Agriculture: 47%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 15%
    • Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 13%
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 9%
    • Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 7%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

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