Job prospects Control Clerk, Production in Manitoba

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "control clerk, production" in Manitoba or Canada.

Job opportunities in Manitoba

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

Prospects over the next 3 years


The employment outlook will be good for Production logistics co-ordinators (NOC 1523) in Manitoba 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.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

What are the Main Trends Affecting Employment?

• Manitoba's strong manufacturing sector will continue to offer employment opportunities for this occupation over the forecast period.

• The CentrePort Rail Park will support new opportunities and bolster industries related to this occupation.

• A sustained consumer behavioral shift towards online shopping will support continued occupational growth.

• Growth in manufacturing has been strong and is expected to continue to create new jobs, particularly food and chemical manufacturing.

• Recent investments in food processing, along with federal and provincial government support will help bolster employment in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Production logistics co-ordinators in Manitoba:

  • Approximately 600 people work in this occupation.
  • Production logistics co-ordinators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Computer, electronic and electrical product manufacturing (NAICS 334-335): 20%
    • Hospitals (NAICS 622): 11%
    • Furniture and related product manufacturing (NAICS 337): 10%
    • Information and cultural industries (NAICS 51): 7%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 94% compared to 79% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 6% compared to 21% for all occupations
  • 77% of production logistics co-ordinators work all year, while 23% work only part of the year, compared to 64% and 36% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 31 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
  • less than 5% of production logistics co-ordinators are self-employed compared to an average of 10% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 45% compared to 53% for all occupations
    • Women: 55% compared to 47% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 6% compared to 14% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 40% compared to 31% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: less than 5% compared to 8% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 30% compared to 23% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 17% compared to 17% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 7% for all occupations

Breakdown by region

Explore job prospects in Manitoba by economic region.


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Location Job prospects
Interlake Region Undetermined
North Central Region Undetermined
North Region Undetermined
Parklands Region Undetermined
South Central Region Undetermined
Southeast Region Undetermined
Southwest Region Undetermined
Winnipeg Region Good

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour Market Information Survey
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