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Outlook & Prospects for Engineering Managers in Newfoundland and Labrador
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.
Provincial Employment Potential Information
The following table identifies employment conditions within Newfoundland and Labrador.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||(2 of 3 stars)||2014-06-25|
For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be fair for Engineering Managers (NOC 0211) in Newfoundland and Labrador. Compared with all other occupations, there should be proportionately fewer unemployed workers with experience in this occupation to compete for available jobs. However, this will be offset by weaker than average employment growth.
According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in Newfoundland and Labrador was 43 years. Also, according to the Labour Force Survey, less than 500 people worked in this occupation in 2013.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Avalon Peninsula Region||(Undetermined)||2014-07-31|
|Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region||(Undetermined)||2014-07-31|
|South Coast--Burin Peninsula Region||(Undetermined)||2014-07-31|
|West Coast--Northern Peninsula--Labrador Region||(Undetermined)||2014-07-31|
Labour Market Bulletins
An analysis of the local labour market and an assessment of local employment-related events.
- November 2014 | (PDF, 544 KB)
- October 2014 | (PDF, 871 KB)
- October 2014 (Quarterly Edition) | (PDF, 700 KB)
- September 2014 | (PDF, 717 KB)
- August 2014 | (PDF, 717 KB)
- July 2014 | (PDF, 770 KB)
- June 2014 | (PDF, 612 KB)
- May 2014 | (PDF, 614 KB)
- April 2014 | (PDF, 525 KB)
- March 2014 | (PDF, 620 KB)
- February 2014 | (PDF, 592 KB)
- January 2014 | (PDF, 478 KB)
- Annual Edition 2013 | (PDF, 745 KB) new
- December 2013 | (PDF, 542 KB)
- November 2013 | (PDF, 538 KB)
- October 2013 | (PDF, 550 KB)
- September 2013 | (PDF, 441 KB)
- August 2013 | (PDF, 441 KB)
- July 2013 | (PDF, 507 KB)
- June 2013 | (PDF, 242 KB)
- May 2013 | (PDF, 441 KB)
- April 2013 | (PDF, 525 KB)
- March 2013 | (PDF, 239 KB)
- February 2013 | (PDF, 436 KB)
- January 2013 | (PDF, 478 KB)
- Annual Edition 2012 | (PDF, 266 KB)
Provincial / Territorial Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 12 - Jan 16, 2015
- The government of NL announced $143,000 in funding to support the transformation of a former church and heritage structure in Heart's Content into a community arts centre
- The government of NL contributed $25,000 in funding to the Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador to support the International Heritage Boat Conference that will be held in Trinity Bight in October 2016
- Marine Atlantic has decreased its fuel surcharge by 6% due to a decrease in oil prices. However, the base rate will increase due to the rising costs of materials, supplies and labour.
- Central Health is looking to fill 50 licensed practical nurses (LPN) positions. They have already hired some LPN's from Jamaica to fill the nursing shortage in central Newfoundland. They are expected to start work in the spring.
- According to the NL Crown Attorney's Association, prosecutors in NL have the lowest starting salary in Canada. The association has major challenges attracting prosecutors due to the non-competitive wages, heavy workloads and travel requirements.
- The Legros and Motti restaurant in downtown St. John's will close on January 31. The company is looking to relocate the restaurant to a smaller venue. The other two restaurants in the same location will not be affected.
- Suncor Energy has made significant budget cuts for 2015 and has cut 1,000 contract jobs due to lower crude oil prices. Some projects will be deferred, including the White Rose Extension. However, the company will move forward with the Hebron project.
- For the fifth consecutive year, passenger traffic has increased at the Deer Lake Airport. An 8.4% increase was recorded in 2014 over the previous year. The increase is attributed to increased capacity by commercial carriers with new equipment, new routes and schedules.
- The Target Department store chain will be closing 133 stores across Canada, including its St. John's and Corner Brook location. Approximately 17,600 employees will be affected across Canada.
- Thirteen new Licensed Practical Nurses have arrived in NL from Jamaica. They will be working at Eastern Health facilities, including the new long-term care home in St. John's.
- The government of NL has issued a tender for the construction of a new bridge to replace the Sir Robert Bond Bridge. The project is expected to take two construction seasons to complete.
- The government of NL announced $109,835 in funding through the Workplace Skills Enhancement program to Anaconda Mining Inc. to help them to improve workplace skills, as well as productivity and production capacity, in the milling area of the operation
- The government of NL announced $60,000 in funding for infrastructure upgrades to the White Hills ski resort in Clarenville
- The government of NL announced $45,000 in funding to explore developing an Ocean Business Park in Holyrood, which would be intended to service the growing ocean and technology sectors
- The government of NL announced $237,000 in funding through the Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation for renovations and upgrades to two social housing units in Cartwright and Northwest River, Labrador
- The tourism industry in NL showed positive growth for 2014. The number of non-resident automobile and air visitors to the province was 395,522 for the year ending in September 2014, which is an increase of 2.9% over 2013.
- The contract for the demolition of the AbitibiBowater mill in Grand Falls-Windsor has been awarded to Delsan-A.I.M. The dismantling of the mill is scheduled to start in early January, and is expected to take 18 months to complete.
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