Job prospects Landscape Architectural Technician near Vancouver (BC)
Explore current and future job prospects for Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists near Vancouver (BC). These trends also apply to people working as a landscape architectural technician.
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.
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.
The employment outlook will be good for Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists (NOC 2225) 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.
- Not many 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.
- 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 Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:
- Approximately 2,160 people work in this occupation.
- Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists mainly work in the following sectors:
- Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 54%
- Local, municipal, regional, aboriginal and other public administration (NAICS 913-919): 9%
- Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 8%
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 8%
- Educational services (NAICS 61): 5%
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