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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 Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2014
- 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 $48,750 in funding which will be used to stage exhibits at events such as the Seafood Expo North America in Boston, the Royal St. John's Regatta, and the Down Home Expo
- The provincial government announced $150,000 in funding through the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Growing Forward 2 Agreement, to support the annual Agrifoods and Garden Show in helping increase awareness about the agriculture and agrifoods industry
- The Newfoundland and Labrador branch of One Percent Realty is closing. Twenty-five agents have been affected.
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