Home building and renovation managers

Home building and renovation managers

NOC
0712

Own, operate and manage companies engaged in the construction of new residential homes, or the renovation of existing residential homes.

Quick facts

3 Year Outlook

Fair
Fair

3 Year Job Openings

93
 

Median Hourly Wage

$19.86
$11.70
Low
$39.77
High

Median Salary

$29,864
 

Typically Required

University

Employed

503
 

% Working Full Time

86%
 

% Working Full Year

66%
 
Job details

Full NOC Description

Home building managers or builders own, operate and manage companies engaged in the construction of new residential homes. Home renovation managers or renovators own, operate and manage companies engaged in the renovation of existing residential homes.

Main Duties

Home building and renovation managers perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of a residential home building or renovating company
  • Prepare bids for home construction or renovation projects
  • Consult with customers, architects and engineers regarding plans and specifications
  • Select, hire and supervise trade subcontractors to do specialized work, such as plumbing, heating and electrical work
  • Plan and prepare work schedules and co-ordinate the activities of subcontractors
  • Inspect work performed by subcontractors to ensure quality and conformity with plans and specifications
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers and trade subcontractors
  • Develop and implement marketing and advertising strategies to promote company's products and services
  • May perform carpentry or other trade work during home construction or renovation activities.

Also Known As

  • home builder
  • home renovation contractor
  • home renovator
  • renovation contractor
  • residential homes contractor
Requirements

Employment Requirements

  • Extensive experience in the home construction industry, including experience as a general supervisor, is usually required for self-employment as a home builder or a home renovator.
  • Leading in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification may be an asset in bidding on and obtaining building and renovation projects.

Provincial Regulation

Not Provincially Regulated

Employment by Sex

The following graph shows the percentage of men and women working in this occupation in New Brunswick.

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4.4%
Female
95.6%
Male
Employment by age

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by age group.

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0.0%
15-24
8.9%
25-34
22.2%
35-44
28.9%
45-54
32.2%
55-64
7.8%
65+
Employment by highest level of education

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by highest level of education achieved.

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14.6%
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree
25.8%
High School, Diploma or Equivalent
21.4%
Apprenticeship or Trades Certificate or Diploma
27.0%
College or University Below Bachelor Level
11.2%
University - Bachelor Level or Above
Employment by Industry

The following graph shows the industry groups in which the largest shares of persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick are employed. Small percentages for all top three industry groups may suggest employment for this occupation is widely distributed amongst many industry groups.

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97.8%
Construction
2.2%
Real estate and rental and leasing
0.0%
N/A
0.0%
All Other Industries
Employment by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons employed in this occupation in New Brunswick by which economic region they reside in.

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14.60%
Northeast
31.50%
Southeast
22.50%
Southwest
21.30%
Central
10.10%
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Annual Median Salary by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

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$16,235
Northeast
$37,731
Southeast
$29,179
Southwest
$35,466
Central
$28,906
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Hourly Median Wages by Economic Regions

The following represents the median hourly wage of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

No Data Available
Salary

This following represents the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation compared to the median salary of workers employed in this occupation that work full-time year-round.

All Workers Employed in this Occupation

$29,864

Workers Employed Full-time, Full-year

$40,774

This following represents the median salary of persons employed in this occupation across each of the Atlantic Provinces and nationally.

New Brunswick

$29,864

Newfoundland

$42,271

Prince Edward Island

$29,281

Nova Scotia

$23,953

Canada

$24,522
Employment Outlook

The following represents the number of job openings that are expected to occur in this occupation over the next three and ten years respectively, broken down by openings expected to result from growth (“new jobs”) and openings expected to result from attrition (death and retirements).

Three Year Outlook

Total Openings: 3 Year

93
 

New Jobs: 3 Year

14
 

Retirements/Deaths: 3 Year

78
 

Ten Year Outlook

Total Openings: 10 Year

256
 

New Jobs: 10 Year

-12
 

Retirements/Deaths: 10 Year

267