Job prospects Cook in Nunavut
Job opportunities for Cooks (NOC 6322) are fair in Nunavut over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a cook.
Job opportunities in Nunavut
The employment outlook will be fair for Cooks (NOC 6322) in Nunavut 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 several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
- High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.
Here are some key facts about Cooks in the Nunavut region:
- Approximately 200 people worked in this occupation in May 2015.
- Cooks mainly work in the following sectors:
- Tourism & Culture (NAICS 51, 71-72): 57%
- Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (NAICS 21): 14%
- Health care and social services (NAICS 62): 10%
- Educational services (NAICS 61): 5%
- The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
- Full-time workers: 73% compared to 81% for all occupations
- Part-time workers: 27% compared to 19% for all occupations
- 49% of cooks work all year, while 51% work only part of the year, compared to 58% and 42% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 25 weeks compared to 24 weeks for all occupations.
- 9% of cooks are self-employed compared to an average of Less than 5% for all occupations.
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Job prospects elsewhere in Canada
We expect that the labour supply and demand for Cooks (NOC 6322) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.
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