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Transport truck drivers  (NOC 7511)
Annapolis Valley Region
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The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Transport truck drivers in Annapolis Valley Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Annapolis Valley Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2017-12-15

The employment outlook will be good for Transport truck drivers (NOC 7511) in the Annapolis Valley region for the 2017-2019 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of a few positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.

Here are some key facts about Transport truck drivers in the Annapolis Valley region:

  • Approximately 1,310 people work in this occupation.
  • Transport truck drivers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 47%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 18%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 11%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 10%
    • Forestry and logging (NAICS 113, 1153): 6%
Please consult the Nova Scotia and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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