Job outlook Contractor, Steel Structure Forming, Shaping And Erecting near Cold Lake (AB)

The job outlook for a contractor, steel structure forming, shaping and erecting working near Cold Lake (AB) is fair over the next 3 years. This outlook is applicable to all Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations (NOC 7201).

Job opportunities near Cold Lake (AB)

contractor, steel structure forming, shaping and erecting
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations (NOC 7201) in the Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of a few positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations in the Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake region:

  • Approximately 280 people work in this occupation.
  • Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 36%
    • Oil and gas extraction (NAICS 211, 213): 26%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 11%
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 8%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 6%

Job opportunities in Alberta

The job outlook for a contractor, steel structure forming, shaping and erecting working in Alberta is limited over the next 3 years.

Learn more

Labour market conditions across Canada

We expect that the labour supply and demand for Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations (NOC 7201) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

Date modified: