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Other Small Engine and Equipment Mechanics  (NOC 7335)
Newfoundland and Labrador
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Outlook & Prospects for Other Small Engine and Equipment Mechanics 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.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Other Small Engine and Equipment Mechanics in Newfoundland and Labrador as well as in the rest of the Newfoundland and Labrador.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Newfoundland and Labrador Fair   (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 News

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  • According to the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association (NLCSA), the construction industry in NL generates a big demand for occupational health and safety initiatives. The NLCSA has issued more than 80,000 training certificates since 1996.
  • According to Statistics Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador's population is expected to decline over the next 25 years. Moreover, the province is expected to have the largest population aged 65 and over by 2038.
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