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Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers  (NOC 7321)
Yukon Territory
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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 Yukon Territory as well as in the rest of the Yukon.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Yukon Territory Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2017-12-15

The employment outlook will be fair for Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers (NOC 7321) in Yukon for the 2017-2019 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers in the Yukon region:

  • Approximately 200 people worked in this occupation in May 2011.
  • Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Wholesale and Retail Trade (NAICS 41, 44-45): 59%
    • Public Administration and Defence (NAICS 91): 18%
    • Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 10%
  • 65% of Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers work all year, while 35% work only part of the year, compared to 58% and 42% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 32 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
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