Job prospects Terminal Supervisor - Motor Transport near Vancouver (BC)

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators" near Vancouver (BC) or across Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Note: These outlooks were updated on November 29th, 2023. Learn more about our methodology.

Recent trends from the past 3 years

Major labour shortage

Over the past few years (2021-2023), there was a major labour shortage for Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators near Vancouver (BC). There were far more job openings than workers available to fill them in this occupation.

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Job outlook over the next 3 years

Very good

The employment outlook will be very good for Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators (NOC 72024) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Several 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 Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 4,040 people work in this occupation.
  • Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 71%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 6%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

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Labour Market Information Survey
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