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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.
- October 2014 | (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 Nov 03 - Nov 07, 2014
- Construction on a new recreation park for Kenmount Terrace in St. John's is expected to begin in late 2015. The City of St. John's has approved $10M in funding over a two-year period for the project.
- KM Homes, which has been a personal care home in St. Alban's for over 20 years, is closing its doors on December 31st
- The provincial government announced $20M in funding for two venture capital funds, Venture Newfoundland and Labrador and Build Ventures, to help entrepreneurs access funding to grow their business
- Work is expected to begin the week of November 9th to repair the 200-year-old Harbour Grace courthouse. Court proceedings will be temporarily moved to Fong's Motel in Carbonear. Further restoration work will be completed in 2015.
- The 61st annual Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum Conference and Trade Show is underway in St. John's. The conference runs from November 5 to 8.
- A new Canadian Tire store opened in St. John's on November 5, on Hebron Drive. The new store is the largest in NL, with 140 employees. The store replaces the former Canadian Tire store on the eastern side of Elizabeth Avenue.
- The provincial government announced $2.9M in funding to build a two-lane, 23-metre bridge in O'Donnell's, St. Mary's Bay . The new bridge is expected to open by the fall of 2015.
- The provincial government announced $228,000 in funding to purchase a new pumper fire truck and firefighting equipment for several communities in the District of Lewisporte
- Cliffs Natural Resources will be permanently shutting down Wabush Mines. Efforts to reach a deal to sell the mine to royalty holder MFC Industrial are being explored.
- The City of St. John's plans to beef up snow clearing operations and winter maintenance this year. The city plans to hire eight people to deal solely with clearing sidewalks.
- The City of St. John's has approved the rezoning of land in Kenmount Terrace to build three apartment buildings. Northern Property plans to build three apartment buildings with 229 apartments on Ladysmith Drive.
- The provincial government announced $3.7M in funding for health care centres in Corner Brook
- The provincial government announced $488,333 in funding to Fortune Head Eco Friends Inc. and Grand Bank Seafoods Inc. to assist the companies with operational growth and development
- The Gathering Place, a homeless shelter in St. John's, held its official grand opening this week after a $7M renovation project. With the newly redesigned and expanded facility, the shelter hopes to offer additional programs and services.
- The provincial government announced new regulations under the Pharmacy Act, 2012 that will enable pharmacists in NL to administer medication by inhalation and injection, once they receive certification by the Pharmacy Board
- The provincial government announced $33,000 in funding for the purchase of firefighting equipment for two communities in the District of Humber Valley
- Work is expected to start soon on the new marble mountain lift that was destroyed by a lightning strike in August. The new lift is expected to be in operation by mid-January.
- The Research & Development Corporation (RDC) has invested $1M in funding to 16 graduate and doctoral researchers to perform oceans-related research at Memorial University of Newfoundland
- Labrador West recently hosted an East Meets West conference with the hope of attracting new businesses to the area. A recent report indicated available opportunities in the health care, retail, and other service industries. Over 25 companies attended from NL.
- A new FROZU store will open this week on Torbay Road in St. John's. FROZU is the largest self-serve frozen yogurt chain in Atlantic Canada. Three locations opened in Newfoundland this year.
- Panago, a new pizza store will open on Commonwealth Avenue in Mount Pearl this month
- The provincial government announced $107,230 in funding to support advanced halibut tagging in the Gulf of St. Lawrence
- The provincial government announced $367,912 in funding to assist seven companies in the Corner Brook region with measures such as infrastructure improvements and staff training, in order to increase their capacity and improve their market presence
- The City Streets boutique store at the Village Shopping Centre in St. John's has closed. Employees are without jobs.
- The provincial government announced $27,000 in funding to purchase firefighting equipment for the District of Port de Grave. The equipment will be cost-shared by the provincial government and the communities of the district.
- The City of Mount Pearl and the Canadian Union of Public Employees, representing municipal workers in the City of Mount Pearl, have reached a tentative agreement. A ratification vote is expected to take place this weekend.
- The provincial government announced $29,000 in funding for the purchase of fire-fighting equipment for the District of St. George's - Stephenville East. The equipment will be cost-shared by the provincial government and the district.
- The provincial government announced $259,000 in funding for five research grants that focus on enhancing medical patient care in NL
- The provincial government announced $30,000 in funding to purchase fire fighting equipment for communities in the District of Bay of Islands. The equipment will be cost-shared by the provincial government and the communities.
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