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Outlook & Prospects for Mechanical Engineers in Moncton--Richibucto Region
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
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Moncton--Richibucto Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Mechanical Engineers (NOC 2132) in the Moncton - Richibucto region.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment growth is expected to be weak.
- A small number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Sep 21 - Sep 25, 2015
- BMM Testlabs, an international gaming testing laboratory, plans to create 1,000 jobs in Moncton over the next five years. The company will hire quality assurance testers, engineers, computer specialists, and business development and project managers.
- According to McKenzie College, graduates trained as software testers in a new program could potentially work for Moncton-based companies such as GLI and BMM testlabs. Both companies worked with the college in the development of the course.
- Moncton-based Qimple, a company that develops software used for designing job postings, plans on adding to its current staff of six employees
- United States-based information technology company BackOffice Associate has opened a data centre in Moncton and intends to create 50 jobs over the next three years with financial assistance from the provincial government
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