Job prospects Distribution And Transport Logistics Technician near Hamilton (ON)

Explore current and future job prospects for Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations near Hamilton (ON). These trends also apply to people working as a distribution and transport logistics technician.

Note that the current 2019-2021 employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. We are working to update this information as soon as possible. In the meantime, visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation. You can also read our newly updated sectoral profiles to learn about recent developments for key economic sectors in your region.

Recent trends

Balanced labour market

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2016-2018). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

distribution and transport logistics technician
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations (NOC 1215) in the Hamilton - Niagara Peninsula region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

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

This occupation is well-represented in the area due to several large manufacturing operations and the region's proximity to the United States.

Here are some key facts about Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations in the Hamilton - Niagara Peninsula region:

  • Approximately 3,080 people work in this occupation.
  • Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 30%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 18%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 8%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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