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.
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)||2016-12-23|
For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair 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.
- 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 the Newfoundland and Labrador region:
- Approximately 200 people worked in this occupation in May 2011.
- Engineering managers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Architectural, engineering and design services (NAICS 5413): 40%
- Oil and gas extraction (NAICS 211): 20%
- Transportation equipment manufacturing (NAICS 336): 12%
- 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: 7% compared to 11% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 89% compared to 70% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: less than 5% compared to 19% for all occupations
- 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: 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: 66% compared to 13% for all occupations
- University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: 14% compared to 7% for all occupations
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Avalon Peninsula Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-12-23|
|Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region||(Undetermined)||2016-12-23|
|South Coast--Burin Peninsula Region||(Undetermined)||2016-12-23|
|West Coast--Northern Peninsula--Labrador Region||(Undetermined)||2016-12-23|
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).
- December 2016 (quarterly edition) | (PDF, 498 KB)
- November 2016 | (PDF, 551 KB)
- 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 Jan 02 - Jan 06, 2017
Week of Dec 19 - Dec 23, 2016
- The provincial and federal governments announced $14M for 11 water and wastewater projects in the province. Upgrades to the dam drainage systems, new water main lines and chlorination upgrades are some of the projects receiving funding.
- Marine Harvest, a Norwegian-based aquaculture producer, is looking to set-up operations in the province. They have acquired the assets of the defunct Gray Aqua Group, which includes the Hermitage processing plant and seven farming licences.
Week of Dec 12 - Dec 16, 2016
- PAL Aerospace has been awarded a federal government contract with the Fixed Wing Aircraft Replacement Program. The contract is for 25 years and will create 150 jobs within the province and across the country.
- The Canadian Coast Guard Atlantic Headquarters in St. John's has been alloted $4M for upgrades. The funds are to dredge the harbour to allow for larger vessels to use the dock in front of the headquarters.
- Re/Max has released it's 2017 Housing Market Outlook Report. The report shows sales have softened in the province, but prices are expected to remain stable.
Week of Dec 05 - Dec 09, 2016
- Northern Harvest Sea Farm has pledged $6M to expand it's salmon hatchery in Stephenville. The expansion will bring about 10 more jobs to the hatchery and more jobs to the sea cage facility in the Coast of Bays.
- The City of St. John's has announced 17 more layoffs through its ongoing program review. The layoffs include managers/supervisors, administrative positions, custodial and technical support positions.
- Caredrop, a private in home health service, started business this week in St. John's. The fee based service allows a nurse practitioner to come to your house for non-urgent requests for care.
- The federal and provincial governments have announced $2.7M in combined funding for infrastructure upgrades in Deer Lake. The upgrades include replacing asbestos pipes, sanitary and storm collection, and water distribution lines.
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