Job outlook R.T.P.O. (registered Prosthetic And Orthotic Technician) near Edmonton (AB)

The job outlook for a R.T.P.O. (registered prosthetic and orthotic technician) working near Edmonton (AB) is fair over the next 3 years. This outlook is applicable to all Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) (NOC 3219).

Job opportunities near Edmonton (AB)

R.T.P.O. (registered prosthetic and orthotic technician)
Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) (NOC 3219) in the Edmonton region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • A moderate number of 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 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 1,710 people work in this occupation.
  • Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 64%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 24%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 6%

Job opportunities in Alberta

The job outlook for a R.T.P.O. (registered prosthetic and orthotic technician) working in Alberta is fair over the next 3 years.

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