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Outlook & Prospects for Automotive Service Technicians, Truck and Bus Mechanics and Mechanical Repairers in Yukon Territory
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Yukon Territory||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Automotive Service Technicians, Truck and Bus Mechanics and Mechanical Repairers (NOC 7321) in the Yukon.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment growth is expected to be moderate.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 09 - Nov 13, 2015
- Alkan Air is offering flight training at the Whitehorse airport to meet the growing demand for private and commercial pilot licences. Flight training has been unavailable in Yukon since 2013.
- Gourmet Fine Delicatessen is one of several specialty shops that have recently opened in Horwood's Mall in Whitehorse. Toyko Living, a store offering Asian products and snacks, has also opened in NVD Place, the site of the former Canadian Tire.
- Both Air Canada and Air North are reducing their flight frequency into Whitehorse over the winter season due to decreased passenger demand and fleet requirements. The industry expects a typical 30 to 40 percent decline in passenger numbers.
- Farmer Robert's, a local and organic food retailer, is set to open in Whitehorse. The store is planning to specialize in Yukon-grown produce.
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