Job outlook Carpenter near Vancouver (BC)
The job outlook for a carpenter working near Vancouver (BC) is fair over the next 3 years. This outlook is applicable to all Carpenters (NOC 7271).
Job opportunities near Vancouver (BC)
The employment outlook will be fair for Carpenters (NOC 7271) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region for the 2019-2021 period.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment decline will lead to the loss of some positions.
- Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
- There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
Here are some key facts about Carpenters in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:
- Approximately 12,000 people work in this occupation.
- Carpenters mainly work in the following sectors:
- Construction (NAICS 23): 90%
Job opportunities in British Columbia
Labour market conditions across Canada
We expect that the labour supply and demand for Carpenters (NOC 7271) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.
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