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Outlook & Prospects for Construction Inspectors in Moncton--Richibucto Region
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Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Moncton--Richibucto Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Construction Inspectors (NOC 2264) 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 strong.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Construction Inspectors in the Moncton - Richibucto region:
- Approximately 100 people worked in this occupation in May 2011 region.
- Construction Inspectors mainly work in the following sectors:
- Construction (NAICS 23): 25%
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 23%
- Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 13%
- Oil and gas extraction (NAICS 211): 12%
- Local, municipal, regional, aboriginal and other public administration (NAICS 913-919): 6%
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Sep 12 - Sep 16, 2016
- Work has begun on a new development on the former CN lands in Moncton, which will include a hotel, high-end apartments, retail space and a restaurant. Westmount Developments will construct five or six buildings over the next four years.
- According to Site Selection magazine, Moncton is one of the 10 locations in Canada to do business. The magazine evaluated 280 locations based on criteria like regional partnerships, business friendly legislation, worker availability and economic growth.
- Medical marijuana company OrganiGram is preparing to expand its facility and create more than 100 jobs for growers, chemists, microbiologists, accountants, and call centre employees at its base in Moncton. The company currently has 65 employees. The company is preparing for the recreational legalization of marijuana and has plans to quadruple its production space.
- HBB Medical Inc. has opened a second marijuana dispensary along Chesley Drive in Saint John. Employees of HBB Medical are prescribed users of marijuana, in order to better understand their customer's needs.
- The Old Cosmo Complex in Moncton has shut down after struggling to attract customers to its bars after closing for renovations and faced greater competition once it re-opened. The complex was the largest nightclub in the city.
- Four job fairs held in Moncton in the past year, resulted in the employment of at least 84 immigrants, including 50 international students. The Empress Theatre on Main Street will host the next fairs on September 23, 2016 and October 7, 2016.
- HotSpot Merchant Solutions is a small Fredericton, NB start-up company, with offices in Fredericton, NB, Saint John, NB, Moncton, NB, and Charlottetown, PEI. They are currently looking to hire account managers and developers as they grow with a major U.S. partner. Hiring could be up to five new hires and grow to as many as 15 by the fall of 2016.
- The NB Government has announced funding of $225,500 for an improvement project for Highland Park in Salisbury, NB. The project will upgrade and expand the park.
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