Job prospects Tool And Die Maker near Toronto (ON)

Explore current and future job prospects for Tool and die makers near Toronto (ON). These trends also apply to people working as a tool and die maker.

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

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Outlook over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Tool and die makers (NOC 7232) in the Toronto region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of 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 Tool and die makers in the Toronto region:

  • Approximately 2,810 people work in this occupation.
  • Tool and die makers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Motor vehicle, body, trailer and parts manufacturing (NAICS 3361-3363): 34%
    • Machinery manufacturing (NAICS 333): 22%
    • Fabricated metal product manufacturing (NAICS 332): 11%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 7%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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