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 Kawartha Lakes 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 Lakes2019 Q4 Job PostingsRank
4412 - Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations191
3012 - Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses182
3233 - Licensed practical nurses163
6421 - Retail salespersons104
6623 - Other sales related occupations85
7321 - Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers76
6552 - Other customer and information services representatives67
6711 - Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations68
7514 - Delivery and courier service drivers69
1411 - General office support workers510
6622 - Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers511
7253 - Gas fitters512
3131 - Pharmacists413
3142 - Physiotherapists414
7251 - Plumbers415
7511 - Transport truck drivers416
0621 - Retail and wholesale trade managers317
1241 - Administrative assistants318
1451 - Library assistants and clerks319
4411 - Home child care providers320
6232 - Real estate agents and salespersons321
6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)322
6611 - Cashiers323
9619 - Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities324
1414 - Receptionists225
1522 - Storekeepers and partspersons226
2242 - Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)227
3219 - Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)228
3414 - Other assisting occupations in support of health services229
4151 - Psychologists230
6211 - Retail sales supervisors231
6222 - Retail and wholesale buyers232
6322 - Cooks233
6563 - Pet groomers and animal care workers234
6733 - Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents235
7452 - Material handlers236
8612 - Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers237
0114 - Other administrative services managers138
0121 - Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers139
0632 - Accommodation service managers140
1111 - Financial auditors and accountants141
1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations142
1221 - Administrative officers143
1225 - Purchasing agents and officers144
1311 - Accounting technicians and bookkeepers145
1416 - Court clerks146
1512 - Letter carriers147
1521 - Shippers and receivers148
2282 - User support technicians149
3011 - Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors150
3122 - Chiropractors151
3124 - Allied primary health practitioners152
3141 - Audiologists and speech-language pathologists153
4011 - University professors and lecturers154
4021 - College and other vocational instructors155
4031 - Secondary school teachers156
4032 - Elementary school and kindergarten teachers157
4112 - Lawyers and Quebec notaries158
4155 - Probation and parole officers and related occupations159
4211 - Paralegal and related occupations160
4212 - Social and community service workers161
4313 - Non-commissioned ranks of the Canadian Forces162
5133 - Musicians and singers163
6513 - Food and beverage servers164
6541 - Security guards and related security service occupations165
6731 - Light duty cleaners166
6732 - Specialized cleaners167
7271 - Carpenters168
7311 - Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics169
7522 - Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers170
7612 - Other trades helpers and labourers171
7621 - Public works and maintenance labourers172
9446 - Industrial sewing machine operators173
9532 - Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors174
9612 - Labourers in metal fabrication175

Occupational Demand Projections

Below you will find occupational demand projections for the Kawartha Lakes area. The occupations are ranked based on the total projected demand between 2019 and 2024.

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 National Occupation Classification (NOC) system, please visit, Government of Canada – NOC.

Data Source: Economic Modelling Specialists International (Emsi) / www.economicmodelling.com

OccupationNumber of Jobs in 2019Number of Jobs in 2024Job GrowthRank
3413 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates6077191121
1414 Receptionists308381732
3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses537608713
7512 Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators268338704
7271 Carpenters363430675
4214 Early childhood educators and assistants323389666
6411 Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)359419607
7521 Heavy equipment operators (except crane)284343598
6211 Retail sales supervisors439496579
6731 Light duty cleaners3474035610
1431 Accounting and related clerks2713275611
6421 Retail salespersons96510104512
7511 Transport truck drivers4855294413
7611 Construction trades helpers and labourers2873243714
4212 Social and community service workers3143483415
1221 Administrative officers3353663116
6711 Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations5886172917
6541 Security guards and related security service occupations1541832918
6733 Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents3163422619
3414 Other assisting occupations in support of health services991252620
0423 Managers in social, community and correctional services1031282521
7301 Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades1141372322
1411 General office support workers3233462323
8431 General farm workers1141372324
6622 Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers3133352225
7241 Electricians (except industrial and power system)1481692126
3233 Licensed practical nurses1631821927
4030 Secondary and elementary school teachers and educational counsellors, n.e.c.3733891628
6513 Food and beverage servers2102251529
3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)901031330
6322 Cooks2842971331
5254 Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness1061181232
0422 School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education77891233
2234 Construction estimators44561234
2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians43551235
7312 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics1081201236
4032 Elementary school and kindergarten teachers2212331237
2131 Civil engineers46571138
3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists48591139
7305 Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators59701140
9418 Other metal products machine operators41521141
7441 Residential and commercial installers and servicers71821142
7322 Motor vehicle body repairers57671043
2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians52621044
7514 Delivery and courier service drivers87971045
6315 Cleaning supervisors7281946
7204 Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades5362947
4412 Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations117126948
0711 Construction managers4857949
4165 Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers4756950