Job outlook Cook near Stratford (ON)

Job opportunities for Cooks (NOC 6322) are good near Stratford (ON) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a cook.

Job opportunities near Stratford (ON)

Outlook over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be good for Cooks (NOC 6322) in the Stratford - Bruce Peninsula 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.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.
  • Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.

This economic region is an important tourist destination which should support a fair amount of demand for cooks, particularly in the summer season when a number of different festivals take place.

Here are some key facts about Cooks in the Stratford - Bruce Peninsula region:

  • Approximately 1,720 people work in this occupation.
  • Cooks mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Accommodation and food services (NAICS 72): 76%
    • Nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 14%

Job opportunities in Ontario


The job outlook for a cook working in Ontario is good over the next 3 years.

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Labour market conditions across Canada

We expect that there will be a labour SURPLUS for Cooks (NOC 6322) in Canada over the next 10 years.

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