Job prospects Baker near Ottawa (ON)

Explore current and future job prospects for Bakers near Ottawa (ON). These trends also apply to people working as a baker.

Note that the current 2019-2021 employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. We are working to update this information as soon as possible. In the meantime, visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation. You can also read our newly updated sectoral profiles to learn about recent developments for key economic sectors in your region.

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

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Outlook over the next 3 years
Good Good

The employment outlook will be good for Bakers (NOC 6332) in the Ottawa 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.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.

Here are some key facts about Bakers in the Ottawa region:

  • Approximately 1,240 people work in this occupation.
  • Bakers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Accommodation and food services (NAICS 72): 33%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 32%
    • Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 30%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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