Process control and machine operators:
Estimated median employment income based on 2021 Job Bank median hourly wage rate (median annual salary = hourly wage rate x 40 (hours per week) x 52.14 (weeks per year))
Note:Estimated median employment income based on 2021 Job Bank median hourly wage rate (median annual salary = hourly wage rate x 40 (hours per week) x 52.14 (weeks per year))
Source: 2021 Job Bank Wage Report
Source: B.C. Labour Market Outlook
10 year expected job openings: 1,500
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Process control operators in this group:
Machine operators in this group:
Key aspects of the work in this occupation:
Source: 2016 Census
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There is little movement among the various types of process control operators in the food and beverage processing industry. Process control operators may progress to supervisory positions in food and beverage processing with experience.
There is movement among machine operators within the food and beverage processing industry. Machine operators may progress to process control operators or supervisory positions in food and beverage processing with experience.
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