Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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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 Sep 26 - Sep 30, 2016
- The Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières will invest $7.7M to build new offices for instructors and renovate classrooms and the Pierre-Boucher building's laboratories. Gilles-Boulet Avenue, located on the campus, was recently repaired. (available in French only)
- An IGA grocery store, a Familiprix pharmacy, and a Dollarama store will soon be built in Trois-Rivières following an investment of more than $25M. Phase one of the area, named Le Citadin, will include these businesses as well as office space. (available in French only)
- The Marie-Leneuf school in Trois-Rivières will undergo renovations valued at more than $18.4M, including the construction of an additional wing, enlargement of classrooms, and refurbishment of several rooms. The work should take about two years to complete. (available in French only)
- The Government of Quebec is investing $2.5M to outfit a warehouse space at the Port of Trois-Rivières. The $10M project will create 25 jobs. (available in French only)
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