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Outlook & Prospects for Construction Managers in Mauricie Region
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|
|Mauricie Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Construction Managers (NOC 0711) in the Mauricie region.
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 weak.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Construction Managers in the Mauricie region:
- Approximately 340 people work in this occupation.
- Construction Managers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Construction (NAICS 23): 65%
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 9%
- Management and administrative services (NAICS 55-56): 7%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 15% compared to 13% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 75% compared to 68% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 10% compared to 19% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 18 - Apr 22, 2016
- Around 40 to 50 workers (welders, crane and heavy equipment operators, electricians, surveyors, plumbers and carpenters) are working at bay 13 at the port in Trois-Rivières. Work at the site began mid-February and will be completed in December. (available in French only)
- Gaz Métro will invest $80M to set up a new compressor installation in La Tuque and upgrade the one in Saint-Maurice. The construction of the buildings should be completed by the end of the summer, and mechanical work will continue until the summer of 2017. (available in French only)
- Hydro-Québec's power transmission line project in Chamouchouane-Bout-de-l'Île will represent about $10M in investments in the Mauricie region. A total of 200 construction workers are expected to work in the La Tuque region. (available in French only)
- Work will be required at the J.-Antonio-Thompson hall following water ingress, which caused major damage to the building's structure. The City of Trois-Rivières estimates that it will cost $20M to renovate. (available in French only)
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