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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 Apr 11 - Apr 15, 2016
- PotashCorp has confirmed that 30 recently laid-off potash workers from the Picadilly mine in Sussex have accepted transfers to the company's other operations in Saskatchewan. K&S Potash is also hiring 10 workers at its mine near Regina.
- The president of Sackville-based Moloney Electric recently confirmed that the plant closure that put 60 people out of work in late-February is temporary and operations are expected to continue within a few weeks.
- WestJet has announced plans for a new contact centre in Moncton that will see over 400 home-based jobs created over the next four years. The positions are all bilingual, and two-thirds of the jobs will be full-time at roughly $40,000 per year. Hiring is set to begin in May, with training beginning in July 2016.
- The City of Moncton is spending an additional $7.2M for new features to the downtown centre project. Overall the centre is expected to cost $91.4M with completion planned for 2018.
- Moncton-based OrganiGram is creating 113 new jobs as it expands its medical marijuana operation. Opportunities NB is providing the company with a payroll rebate of up to $8,761 for each position it creates and maintains.
- Sobeys Atlantic has closed one of its Needs convenience stores in Moncton and will be closing a second location on March 29th as part of a restructuring plan.
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