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Outlook & Prospects for Construction Inspectors in Mauricie Region
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Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Mauricie Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Construction Inspectors (NOC 2264) 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 moderate.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Construction Inspectors in the Mauricie region:
- Approximately 190 people work in this occupation.
- Construction Inspectors mainly work in the following sectors:
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 43%
- Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 18%
- Local, municipal, regional, aboriginal and other public administration (NAICS 913-919): 15%
- Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 12%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: n/a
- 25 to 54: 59% compared to 68% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: n/a
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Aug 08 - Aug 12, 2016
- Télécommunications Xittel will close its Trois-Rivières call centre, causing 15 layoffs. Maskatel decided to centralize calls to its Saint-Hyacinthe headquarters, where some employees will be transferred. (available in French only)
- Olymel and the Groupe Robitaille are partnering up to invest $80M in their Yamachiche facilities. This investment should create 350 jobs over the next three years. (available in French only)
- The federal government will hire 20 new employees for its pay services department in Shawinigan (available in French only)
- Hérôle, a company that specializes in role-playing games, will begin operations in the old TR Offset spaces in Trois-Rivières at the end of August. In October, Playzone will open a game area that will include indoor playgrounds, arcades, and bumper cars. (available in French only)
- The Government of Quebec has announced financial assistance intended for three manufacturing companies in Shawinigan: Zedbed International, Comaintel, and Solutions Gényk. This assistance will allow for the creation of some fifteen jobs. (available in French only)
- Sogetel will invest $5M in a fibre optic network in the urban sector of La Tuque and will create 5 new jobs by establishing itself in the area. Following the project, the City is considering consolidating and creating jobs in the information technology field. (available in French only)
- Shawinigan's Nemaska Lithium will create some 20 chemist, electrochemist, operator, and electrician jobs. The end of the project's first phase, which will require an estimated $38M investment, is expected for December 2016. (available in French only)
- Louiseville's Marquis Gagné printing shop will train 34 new workers to fill vacancies created by employees assigned to a new press, which cost $1M. The company doubled its workforce in 4 years. (available in French only)
- A total of 150 employees are responsible for holding the Cirque du Soleil performances at the Cogeco Amphitheater in Trois-Rivières. These shows will cause nearby restaurants to double their respective staffs to meet the demand. (available in French only)
- AddÉnergie Technologies has 60 employees in its Shawinigan plant, where they manufacture electric vehicle charging stations. AddÉnergie is the third largest network in North America, with over 2,000 charging stations deployed. (available in French only)
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