Job prospects Tool And Die Maker in Manitoba

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "tool and die maker" in Manitoba or Canada.

Job opportunities in Manitoba

Prospects over the next 3 years

Very good

The employment outlook will be very good for Tool and die makers (NOC 72101) in Manitoba 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 Tool and die makers in Manitoba:

  • Approximately 200 people worked in this occupation in May 2021.
  • Tool and die makers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Fabricated metal product manufacturing (NAICS 332): 23%
    • Plastics and rubber products manufacturing (NAICS 326): 21%
    • Paper manufacturing (NAICS 322): 19%
    • Chemical manufacturing (NAICS 325): 11%
    • Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 9%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 91% compared to 81% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 9% compared to 19% for all occupations
  • 76% of tool and die makers work all year, while 24% work only part of the year, compared to 65% and 35% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 47 weeks compared to 43 weeks for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: more than 95% compared to 53% for all occupations
    • Women: less than 5% compared to 47% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 19% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 24% compared to 31% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 35% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 11% compared to 17% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 8% compared to 20% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: n/a

Breakdown by region

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Location Job prospects
Interlake Region Undetermined
North Central Region Undetermined
North Region Undetermined
Parklands Region Undetermined
South Central Region Undetermined
Southeast Region Undetermined
Southwest Region Undetermined
Winnipeg Region Good

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour Market Information Survey
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