Job outlook Laser Beam Machine-welder Operator near Rouyn-Noranda (QC)

The job outlook for a laser beam machine-welder operator working near Rouyn-Noranda (QC) is fair over the next 3 years. This outlook is applicable to all Welders and related machine operators (NOC 7237).

Job opportunities near Rouyn-Noranda (QC)

laser beam machine-welder operator
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Welders and related machine operators (NOC 7237) in the Abitibi - Témiscamingue region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Welders and related machine operators in the Abitibi - Témiscamingue region:

  • Approximately 680 people work in this occupation.
  • Welders and related machine operators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 30%
    • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (NAICS 21): 18%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 12%
    • Machinery manufacturing (NAICS 333): 9%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 6%

Job opportunities in Québec

The job outlook for a laser beam machine-welder operator working in Québec is fair over the next 3 years.

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