Kawartha Lakes

We are pleased to provide quarterly job postings as well as occupational demand projections for the Kawartha Lakes area.

Quarterly Job Postings

Advertising jobs online is a common approach among employers looking to hire. As a result, there is a wealth of information scattered across the Internet, identifying the employers’ qualifications, needs and expectations. The information below presents the number of online job postings in the Kawartha Lakes Area by 4-digit occupation.

To learn more about occupational codes and the National Occupation Classification (NOC) system, please visit, Government of Canada – NOC.

Note: These figures represent only job postings, which may or may not have been filled.
Job posting data is sourced from Vicinity Jobs

Kawartha Lakes2021 Q2 Job PostingsRank
4412 - Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations351
3012 - Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses242
6421 - Retail salespersons243
7452 - Material handlers184
9619 - Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities175
6731 - Light duty cleaners156
1241 - Administrative assistants127
6552 - Other customer and information services representatives128
7251 - Plumbers129
3233 - Licensed practical nurses1110
7271 - Carpenters1011
7514 - Delivery and courier service drivers912
1414 - Receptionists813
9532 - Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors814
6322 - Cooks615
6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)616
1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations517
6623 - Other sales related occupations518
0621 - Retail and wholesale trade managers419
1121 - Human resources professionals420
1221 - Administrative officers421
1411 - General office support workers422
1526 - Transportation route and crew schedulers423
2225 - Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists424
3237 - Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment425
4021 - College and other vocational instructors426
4212 - Social and community service workers427
4214 - Early childhood educators and assistants428
6311 - Food service supervisors429
6711 - Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations430
7522 - Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers431
0114 - Other administrative services managers332
0125 - Other business services managers333
0631 - Restaurant and food service managers334
3411 - Dental assistants335
4167 - Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers336
6211 - Retail sales supervisors337
6611 - Cashiers338
6622 - Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers339
7311 - Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics340
7313 - Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics341
7371 - Crane operators342
7521 - Heavy equipment operators (except crane)343
9461 - Process control and machine operators, food, beverage and associated products processing344
9526 - Mechanical assemblers and inspectors345
1212 - Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers246
1223 - Human resources and recruitment officers247
2223 - Forestry technologists and technicians248
3124 - Allied primary health practitioners249
3131 - Pharmacists250

Occupational Demand Projections

Below you will find occupational demand projections for the Kawartha Lakes area. The occupations are ranked based on the total projected growth between 2021 and 2026, and for each year, the numbers represent the projected number of people working in each occupation.

The occupations and their preceding four digit code are based on Employment and Social Development Canada’s National Occupational Classification (NOC) system. The NOC system consists of 500 unit groups which capture every occupation in the economy.

To learn more about occupational codes and the NOC system, please visit, Government of Canada – NOC.

Data Source: Economic Modelling Specialists International (Emsi)

OccupationNumber of Jobs in 2021Number of Jobs in 2026Job GrowthRank
1431 - Accounting and related clerks327401741
7522 - Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers196262662
6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)460517573
3413 - Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates510566564
6232 - Real estate agents and salespersons255306515
5254 - Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness214265516
0712 - Home building and renovation managers426471457
7511 - Transport truck drivers560596368
1521 - Shippers and receivers165200359
3112 - General practitioners and family physicians1371733610
4212 - Social and community service workers2913253411
2242 - Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)981323412
3011 - Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors1091413213
8612 - Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers2582913314
9537 - Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors1321582615
2131 - Civil engineers921162416
6552 - Other customer and information services representatives2092332417
7512 - Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators2222462418
9422 - Plastics processing machine operators49722319
7302 - Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews1421642220
6341 - Hairstylists and barbers2232452221
4032 - Elementary school and kindergarten teachers2342552122
6211 - Retail sales supervisors4294502123
6513 - Food and beverage servers2042242024
6315 - Cleaning supervisors1151352025
1312 - Insurance adjusters and claims examiners80981826
3012 - Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses3954141927
2132 - Mechanical engineers67851828
3414 - Other assisting occupations in support of health services831001729
7244 - Electrical power line and cable workers68841630
2171 - Information systems analysts and consultants1211361531
6511 - Maîtres d'hôtel and hosts/hostesses66811532
0013 - Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services58711333
7521 - Heavy equipment operators (except crane)2552681334
3411 - Dental assistants57691235
7202 - Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations78901236
3111 - Specialist physicians64751137
6562 - Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations1111221138
5242 - Interior designers and interior decorators57671039
2231 - Civil engineering technologists and technicians52631140
7312 - Heavy-duty equipment mechanics1271381141
2133 - Electrical and electronics engineers37471042
1414 - Receptionists2572671043
6316 - Other services supervisors60701044
0423 - Managers in social, community and correctional services94103945
6731 - Light duty cleaners4794891046
7311 - Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics113122947
2172 - Database analysts and data administrators39491048
1313 - Insurance underwriters4957849
3236 - Massage therapists4654850

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