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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 Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016
- 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)
- In August, Parent's Arbec plant, which is a division of Groupe Rémabec, and Pyrobiom Énergies will set up an experimental plant, which will convert forest biomass. The company plans on creating 7 to 10 new positions, following this $7.2M investment. (available in French only)
- The Nouvelle-France microbrewery in Saint-Alexis-des-Monts hired waitresses, a brewer, an assistant brewer, and a production manager, raising its total employees to nearly 25 during the summer (available in French only)
- The team of the Pacini restaurant in Trois-Rivières will grow from 55 to 70 workers, starting July 8, following an expansion and the addition of a terrasse. The restaurant will seat 240, following this investment of almost $750,000. (available in French only)
- The Arbec factory located in Parent is hoping to fill its vacant positions at this sawmill, a division of the Rémabec Group, which is implementing a training program for the Atikamekw of Wemotaci, in specific skilled factory trades and trucking (available in French only)
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