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Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians  (NOC 2241)
Edmonton 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.

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Table on the employment potential for Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians in Edmonton Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Edmonton Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2017-12-15

The employment outlook will be fair for Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (NOC 2241) in the Edmonton region for the 2017-2019 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 several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians in the Edmonton region:

  • Approximately 1,530 people work in this occupation.
  • Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 17%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 13%
    • Utilities (NAICS 22): 9%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 9%
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 6%
Please consult the Alberta and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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