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Heavy-duty equipment mechanics  (NOC 7312)
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat 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 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region Limited   (1 of 3 stars) 2018-12-13

The employment outlook will be limited for Heavy-duty equipment mechanics (NOC 7312) in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region for the 2018-2020 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of 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 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region:

  • Approximately 1,570 people work in this occupation.
  • Heavy-duty equipment mechanics mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 28%
    • Wholesale trade (NAICS 41): 21%
    • Agriculture: 9%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 9%
    • Support activities for mining, oil and gas (NAICS 213): 6%
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