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.
Information on the 3-Year Employment Outlooks for certain occupational groupings is not currently available on Job Bank. Until the completion of the analysis based on the 2011 National Occupational Classification is complete in December 2016, please consult the Open Data website or contact the Labour Market Information Division ( NC-LMI-IMT-GD@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca ) to obtain further information for occupations for which outlooks are not currently available.
Provincial Employment Potential Information
The following table identifies employment conditions within Newfoundland and Labrador.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Engineering Managers (NOC 0211) in Newfoundland and Labrador.
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 is expected to decline slightly.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Engineering Managers in Newfoundland and Labrador:
- Approximately 250 people worked in this occupation in May 2011.
- Engineering Managers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Architectural, engineering and design services (NAICS 5413): 33%
- Oil and gas extraction (NAICS 211): 18%
- Other manufacturing (NAICS 313-316, 325-327, 331, 334-335, 337, 339): 9%
- Transportation equipment manufacturing (NAICS 336): 6%
- Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 6%
- More than 95% of Engineering Managers work all year, while less than 5% work only part of the year, compared to 57% and 43% respectively among all occupations.
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: n/a
- 25 to 54: 80% compared to 70% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: n/a
- The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
- Men: 87% compared to 51% for all occupations
- Women: 13% compared to 49% for all occupations
- The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
- No high school diploma: n/a
- High school diploma or equivalent: n/a
- Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: less than 5% compared to 15% for all occupations
- College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 9% compared to 30% for all occupations
- Bachelor's degree: 64% compared to 13% for all occupations
- University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: 13% compared to 7% for all occupations
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Avalon Peninsula Region||(Undetermined)||2016-04-15|
|Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|South Coast--Burin Peninsula Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|West Coast--Northern Peninsula--Labrador Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
Labour Market Bulletins
An analysis of the local labour market and an assessment of local employment-related events.
(To access archived Labour Market Bulletins not appearing on this webpage, please contact us).
- October 2016 | (PDF, 551 KB)
- September 2016 (quarterly edition) | (PDF, 706 KB)
- August 2016 | (PDF, 477 KB)
- July 2016 | (PDF, 636 KB)
- June 2016 (quarterly edition) | (PDF, 552 KB)
- May 2016 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- April 2016 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- March 2016 (quarterly edition) | (PDF, 552 KB)
- February 2016 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- January 2016 | (PDF, 468 KB)
- Annual Edition 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- December 2015 (quarterly edition) | (PDF, 552 KB)
- November 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- October 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- September 2015 (quarterly edition) | (PDF, 500 KB)
- August 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- July 2015 | (PDF, 571 KB)
- June 2015 (quarterly edition) | (PDF, 538 KB)
- Annual Edition 2014 | (PDF, 542 KB)
Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News
Week of Nov 21 - Nov 25, 2016
- The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has announced they will be hiring for the equivalent of 140 new full-time positions in the St. John's Tax Centre over the next two years. The new positions are the result of a restructuring in the CRA.
- The federal and provincial governments have announced $610,000 in funding to develop three heritage sites in the town of Torbay, which will support tourism and economic diversification
- A poll conducted by the Greater Corner Brook Board of Trade indicates that businesses in the area are optimistic about the economy, with 33% expecting to expand their business in the next five years
- Ballistic, a skate and snowboarding gear shop in downtown St. John's, has announced it will be closing its doors permanently in January 2017. The owner states no specific reason for the closure.
- The federal and provincial governments have announced $365,000 in funding to rehabilitate the Bannerman Lake dam in Harbour Grace. The work will involve replacing the spillway and upgrading the dam.
Week of Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2016
- Nalcor, a provincial energy corporation , has reported a record breaking land sale for oil exploration off the Newfoundland coast. According to the announcement eight of the available 16 land parcels were sold for a total work commitment of $758M. The land sale included new players such as BP and NESS.
- Provincial minister Gerry Byrne has indicated that the province's minimum wage will increase in the coming months, but consultations are still ongoing. The province currently has the lowest minimum wage in the country.
Week of Nov 07 - Nov 11, 2016
- Rambler Metals and Mining Canada Ltd., Baie Verte, has received a $2M expansion loan from ACOA. The loan will create 300 jobs during construction and 25 new jobs afterwards for a total of 200 company employees.
- My Mother's Secrets, Glenwood NL, is expanding its bath bomb business. The operation started by selling from a home operation but grew quickly since they opened a month ago.
- The federal government has announced the St. John's Maritime Rescue Sub-Centre will reopen in 18 months and there will be funding for the construction of two lifeboat stations in the province
- The provincial government has announced $4.7M for Job Creation Partnerships (JCP) and Targeted Initiative for Older Workers (TIOW). This funding will create employment for over 300 people.
- The North Atlantic Oil Refinery of Come by Chance, NL is laying off 128 workers, about one third of all staff, due to economic pressures. Twenty-one management lay-offs are effective immediately while 107 union members will be laid off in March 2017.
Week of Oct 31 - Nov 04, 2016
- National Airlines, an american carrier that provided direct flights from St. John's to Florida, has announced it will cease flights to St. John's effective Jan 16, 2017. The announcement came after a flight was held in lieu of unpaid bills.
- The provincial government has announced the termination of 13 communications positions. Three current communications directors have been laid off, while ten of the positions are currently vacant.
- The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC) is predicting the Newfoundland and Labrador economy will temporarily bounce back in 2016, due to a jump in oil production, but the province's GDP is expected to drop in 2017 due to major projects decline
- The provincial government has laid off 15 assistant deputy ministers following its fall fiscal update. The move was made to streamline government operations, and further actions at the senior management level are expected.
- The federal and provincial governments have announced combined funding of $579,000 for further development and enhancements to the Manuels River trail network in Conception Bay South
- The Peyton Corral steakhouse in Grand Falls-Windsor is closing its doors on New Years Eve after 43 years in business. As many as 10 jobs will be lost to the closure.
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