Other service support occupations

Other service support occupations

NOC
6742

- Other service support occupations, n.e.c.

Include a wide variety of service support occupations not elsewhere classified, such as theatre ushers, butlers, parking lot attendants, shoe shiners and toll booth attendants.

Quick facts

3 Year Outlook

Fair
Fair

3 Year Job Openings

38
 

Median Hourly Wage

$13.00
$11.70
Low
$17.50
High

Median Salary

$14,207
 

Typically Required

On-the-job training

Employed

349
 

% Working Full Time

60%
 

% Working Full Year

52%
 
Job details

Full NOC Description

This unit group includes other support occupations, not elsewhere classified, primarily concerned with the provision of services. Workers in this unit group are employed in a wide range of establishments or may be self-employed.

Main Duties

The following is a summary of main duties for some occupations in this unit group:
Beauty salon attendants

  • Shampoo, condition and dry customers' hair and assist hair stylists as directed
  • Keep work areas clean.

Door attendants

  • Assist persons entering or leaving residential buildings, theatres and similar establishments
  • May call taxis and assist with parcels.

Funeral home attendants

  • Drive hearses
  • Arrange lights and floral displays
  • Escort mourners and act as pallbearers
  • Clean funeral parlours and chapels.

Laundromat attendants

  • Replenish vending machines
  • Provide change
  • Explain operation of machines to customers
  • Clean the laundromat and arrange for the repair of broken machines
  • May wash, dry and fold laundry for customers
  • May operate dry cleaning machines for customers.

Parking lot attendants and car jockeys

  • Collect parking fees and issue ticket stubs
  • Direct customers to parking spaces and park cars.

Ticket takers and ushers

  • Collect admission tickets or passes from patrons at entertainment events and direct patrons to their seats.
  • Other workers in this group
  • Perform services specific to the establishments in which their occupations are found.

Also Known As

  • beauty salon attendant
  • car jockey
  • cloakroom attendant
  • door attendant (except hotel)
  • funeral home attendant
  • fur storage attendant
  • hotel valet
  • laundromat attendant
  • parking lot attendant
  • shoe shiner
  • tanning salon attendant
  • theatre usher
  • ticket taker
  • toll booth attendant
Requirements

Employment Requirements

  • There are no specific education requirements for occupations in this unit group.
  • A valid driver's licence is required for some occupations in this unit group, such as funeral attendant and car jockey.

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.

Data legend

37.2%
Female
62.8%
Male
Employment by age

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

Data legend

28.6%
15-24
11.1%
25-34
6.4%
35-44
11.1%
45-54
27.0%
55-64
15.9%
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.

Data legend

25.8%
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree
45.2%
High School, Diploma or Equivalent
4.8%
Apprenticeship or Trades Certificate or Diploma
14.5%
College or University Below Bachelor Level
9.7%
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.

Data legend

37.9%
Other services (except public administration)
19.0%
Arts, entertainment and recreation
17.2%
Retail trade
25.9%
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.

Data legend

23.40%
Northeast
31.30%
Southeast
21.90%
Southwest
12.50%
Central
10.90%
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.

Data legend

$26,181
Northeast
$15,193
Southeast
$14,304
Southwest
$15,139
Central
N/A
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

$14,207

Workers Employed Full-time, Full-year

$29,099

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

New Brunswick

$14,207

Newfoundland

$10,244

Prince Edward Island

$6,428

Nova Scotia

$12,333

Canada

$12,833
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

38
 

New Jobs: 3 Year

1
 

Retirements/Deaths: 3 Year

36
 

Ten Year Outlook

Total Openings: 10 Year

113
 

New Jobs: 10 Year

3
 

Retirements/Deaths: 10 Year

111