The Most In Demand & Fastest Growing Jobs In Canada Were Just Revealed For 2021
There are jobs in every sector.
Ever wondered what theand most in the are? Look no further, because we have all the details.
Thanks to Randstad Canada's annual career forecast, this year's in-demand positions were revealed and nearly every sector in the country is represented.
The shifts and trends we see in 2021 will be with us for a long time to come.
Carolyn Levy, President, Randstad Technologies
Per the report, skills in e-commerce, IT, security and healthcare will see the biggest demand for jobs this year.
Additionally, as a result of the, the dire need for healthcare workers as well as "sanitation measures" in all work zones have been increased.
The fastest-growing roles in 2021 are:
- Customer service representatives
- Delivery drivers
- Essential retail workers
- Security analysts and architects
- Administrative assistants
- Procurement and supply chain specialists
- IT and support desk specialists
- Warehouse workers
- Cleaners and maintenance workers
- Registered nurses
With Canadians working from home in record numbers as well as more than ever before, remote jobs have taken center stage in the job market.
The most in-demand remote work roles in 2021 are:
- Call centre representative
- Administrative assistant
- Help desk and IT support
- HR administrator
- IT consultant
- Data analyst
- Digital marketer
- Social media manager
- Project manager
Still, working from home can prove to be challenging according to Randstad Technologies President, Carolyn Levy.
"Leading a remote team demands more from managers and building connections digitally is a new skill-set for most," she said.