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Outlook & Prospects for Other Small Engine and Equipment Mechanics in Newfoundland and Labrador
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Local Employment Potential Information
|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 Other Small Engine and Equipment Mechanics (NOC 7335) in Newfoundland and Labrador. Employment growth in this occupation is expected to be stronger than average. However, this growth will be partially offset by average proportions of workers retiring, as well as unemployed workers with experience in this occupation who may compete for available jobs.
According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in Newfoundland and Labrador was 44 years. Also, according to the Labour Force Survey, less than 500 people worked in this occupation in 2013.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 03 - Nov 07, 2014
- 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
- 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 $107,230 in funding to support advanced halibut tagging in the Gulf of St. Lawrence
- The provincial government announced $259,000 in funding for five research grants that focus on enhancing medical patient care in NL
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