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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||(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|
What proportion of people in this occupation work full-time?
This occupation (Engineering Managers) is part of a larger group called Managers in Engineering, Architecture, Science and Information Systems (NOC 021). According to the Labour Force Survey (2013), nearly all workers in this group worked full-time, compared to the average of 85% for all occupations.
What is the proportion of women working in this occupation?
According to the National Household Survey (2011), women represented 13% of workers in this occupation compared to the average of 49% for all occupations.
What percentage of people in this occupation are members of a union?
The data from the Labour Force Survey (2013) regarding the percentage of people in this occupation who are part of a union are not sufficiently reliable to be published.
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).
- 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 Jul 11 - Jul 15, 2016
- The Port Rexton Brewing Company is set to open in late July 2016 on the Bonavista Peninsula and the ScudRunner Brewery will be open by the end of 2016 in Gander. Both establishments will brew their own unique craft beer.
- The Department of Fisheries and Oceans' Small Craft Harbors Program is providing an undisclosed amount of funding to Cartwright Harbour for a launchway for small boats, safer tie up areas, and fishing gear storage
- The federal government will spend $22M to upgrade the Marine Atlantic facilities in North Sydney, NS and Port aux Basques, NL
Week of Jul 04 - Jul 08, 2016
Week of Jun 27 - Jul 01, 2016
- The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency provided $100K to Stephenville, NL, for the expansion of the community's soccer pitch, energy efficient lighting, new nets and bleachers
- A new training, research and development centre for helicopter pilots recently opened in Mount Pearl. The centre was established through a $13M investment by the Hibernia oil field and $3.3M from the province.
- The new Mobile Workforce Redistribution Centre at the Goose Bay airport has been officially opened. The expansion project was funded by a federal contribution of $2.8M, with matching amounts from the airport corporation and the province of NL.
- The federal government is providing $12M for upgrades to 5 Wing Goose Bay airfield in Happy Valley-Goose Bay
- The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency is providing $2M to the town of Harbour Breton to develop wharf infrastructure to support business growth and the local aquaculture industry
Week of Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016
- The Government of NL announced $9.3M in funding for Job Creation Partnerships for 2016-17 in the province. Two hundred and nineteen projects have been approved that will employ over 1,000 people in total.
- Six new businesses will open in the downtown area of Bonavista, NL on June 25. The Boreal Diner, Broken Books, East Coast Glow, Paddy Barry Photography, Sweet Rock Ice Cream, and Tree Line Fine Art & Craft are located in restored commercial properties.
- The Government of NL plans to establish an industry development council with a mandate to develop a long-term vision for the oil and gas sector in NL this summer
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