Job prospects Manufacturing Technician - Industrial Engineering near Toronto (ON)

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "manufacturing technician - industrial engineering" was moved from the group Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians (NOC 2233) to the group Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians (NOC 22302).

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians" near Toronto (ON) or Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Note that these outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the NOC. Learn more about our methodology.

Recent trends from the past 3 years

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2019-2021). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job outlook over the next 3 years

manufacturing technician - industrial engineering
Prospects over the next 3 years
Moderate

The employment outlook will be moderate for Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians (NOC 2233) in the Toronto region for the 2022-2024 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.

Here are some key facts about Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians in the Toronto region:

  • Approximately 3,490 people work in this occupation.
  • Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Chemical manufacturing (NAICS 325): 12%
    • Motor vehicle, body, trailer and parts manufacturing (NAICS 3361-3363): 10%
    • Machinery manufacturing (NAICS 333): 9%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 9%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 8%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

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Labour Market Information Survey
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