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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||(Undetermined)||2016-04-15|
No employment outlook has been assigned to Other Small Engine and Equipment Mechanics (NOC 7335) in Newfoundland and Labrador due to low levels of employment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 18 - Apr 22, 2016
- Eastern Health recently announced $19M in budget cuts that include the elimination of 107 jobs and the closure of the Masonic Park long-term care facility in Mount Pearl.
- Levi John's Country Convenience in Pouch Cove recently expanded to include a Greco Pizza and a Captain Submarine Xpress. Parkside RV, located next door to the convenience store, also plans to expand its RV capacity by summer 2016.
- Sweden-based Viking Supply Ship will be closing its office in St. John's by April 2016 due to deteriorating market conditions within the oil and gas industry.
- The Government of Canada, through ACOA's Innovative Communities Fund, is providing $4.5M to support Memorial University's $25M Battery Facility initiative.
- TC Transcontinental has shutdown production at its Union Street plant due to the low demand of printing and moved to one central location in St. John's, resulting in the loss of one part-time and four full-time positions.
- Virginia-based ERP Compliant Fuels is negotiating the purchase of Wabush Mines, which closed in 2014. The mine once employed 300 to 400 people and production could resume as early as the first part of 2017.
- The Department of Fisheries and Oceans has cut the total allowable catch for snow crab in NL by 13% this season. The total limit for 2016 is now 43,802 tons and the first divisions will open for fishing on April 1.
- Direct Horizontal Drilling is expected to start drilling work on the Maritime Link Project at Cape Ray by mid-May. The work is expected to run between 45 and 75 days, at 24 hours per day.
- The Deer Lake Regional Airport set a new record high in passenger traffic with 341,072 going through the airport in 2015. However, the airport has experienced a decrease in passengers over the past three months due to the downturn in the oil industry.
- The Government of Canada, the Government of NL and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency recently announced $178,000 in funding to support the film and television industry in NL.
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