Job prospects Glazier near Vancouver (BC)

Explore current and future job prospects for Glaziers near Vancouver (BC). These trends also apply to people working as a glazier.

Note that the current 2019-2021 employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. We are working to update this information as soon as possible. In the meantime, visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation. You can also read our newly updated sectoral profiles to learn about recent developments for key economic sectors in your region.

Recent trends

Balanced labour market

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2016-2018). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

glazier
Outlook over the next 3 years
Limited Limited

The employment outlook will be limited for Glaziers (NOC 7292) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment is expected to remain relatively stable.
  • 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 Glaziers in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 1,450 people worked in this occupation in May 2015.
  • Glaziers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 67%
    • Non-metallic mineral product manufacturing (NAICS 327): 12%
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 6%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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