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Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers  (NOC 7321)
Annapolis Valley Region
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Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers 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 Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers (NOC 7321) 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 some positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of 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 Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers in the Annapolis Valley region:

  • Approximately 730 people work in this occupation.
  • Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 50%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 31%
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 9%
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