Job outlook R.T.P.O. (registered Prosthetic And Orthotic Technician) near Vancouver (BC)

Job opportunities for Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) (NOC 3219) are good near Vancouver (BC) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a R.T.P.O. (registered prosthetic and orthotic technician).

Job opportunities near Vancouver (BC)

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

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

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new 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 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 4,030 people work in this occupation.
  • Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 71%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 21%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 5%

Job opportunities in British Columbia

Good

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

Learn more

Labour market conditions across Canada

Date modified: