Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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Outlook & Prospects for Other Professional Occupations in Health Diagnosing and Treating 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.
Provincial Employment Potential Information
The following table identifies employment conditions within New Brunswick.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
No employment outlook has been assigned to Other Professional Occupations in Health Diagnosing and Treating (NOC 3123) in New Brunswick due to low levels of employment.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Saint John--St. Stephen Region||(Undetermined)||2016-04-15|
Labour Market Bulletins
An analysis of the local labour market and an assessment of local employment-related events.
(To access archived Labour Market Bulletins not appearing on this webpage, please contact us).
- March 2016 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- February 2016 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- January 2016 | (PDF, 464 KB)
- Annual Edition 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- December 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- November 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- October 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- September 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- August 2015 | (PDF, 470 KB)
- July 2015 | (PDF, 478 KB)
- June 2015 | (PDF, 315 KB)
- Annual Edition 2014 | (PDF, 559 KB)
Provincial / Territorial Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 18 - Apr 22, 2016
- The Government of NB has announced senior management changes in the public service, including a decrease in the number of departments and the creation of five priority units.
- The Government of NB has announced the Tuition Access Bursary, a free tuition program for students from families with annual incomes of $60,000 or less to attend the province's public post-secondary educational institutions. The program will be in effect for the 2016-17 academic year.
- The Government of NB is investing $1.7M to upgrade systems and add processing equipment at the Saint John laundry facility which provides laundry service to the health-care system in the southern region, and to establish a linen depot in the Moncton area.
- The province has allocated nearly 4,000 acres of Crown land to expand wild blueberry production in northern NB to help make it the largest producer in the world. Wild blueberry production currently generates about 360 full-time jobs in NB.
- Starting May 1, five public libraries will be open daily under a pilot project to further promote literacy in New Brunswick. The province will be investing about $900,000 annually to cover the increased staffing costs arising from the expanded service.
- The Oromocto Community Health Clinic will be in a new location on Mitchell St. as of May 1 with a staff consisting of a physician, nurse practitioners, nurse, licensed practical nurse, social worker, registered dietician and administrative support.
- The Government of New Brunswick has allocated $11.7M of the Education and New Economy Fund to the Youth Employment Fund, which will help 1,500 young people aged 18-29 acquire work placements for 2016-17.
- The NB government recently announced that proposed changes to binding arbitration will be removed from Bill 24 and a committee will be appointed to explore issues such as rising labour costs of binding arbitration at universities and municipalities.
- 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.
- LuminUltra Technologies, a Fredericton-based clean technology company, has added eight new high-skilled positions this year as it increases its presence in international markets.
- The new site of the Fredericton Downtown Community Health Centre will allow the clinic to double its medical team when it opens in December 2016. The centre is expected to staff another physician, several nurses, more administrative support, as well as a number of therapeutic staff positions.
- The Government of New Brunswick lowered the small business tax rate to 3.5%on April 1 and has committed to lowering it to 2.5%by 2018.
- New rules come into effect April 1 requiring all mortgage brokerages, associates, brokers and administrators in NB to obtain a licence. Applications are available as of April 1 through the Financial and Consumer Services Commission's licensing portal.
- The former Atlantic Dairy and Forage Institute in Fredericton Junction has been sold to private owners who plan to reopen as Riverhaven Acres. Some of the former farmhands have already been rehired to help renovate the facility.
- Fredericton's new $1.5M high-tech 911 emergency communication centre, officially named Dispatch Services - Public Service Communications Centre, began operations in March 2016 and currently employs 20 staff and four supervisors.
- A terminal expansion at the Fredericton International Airport is expected to generate 319 temporary jobs during construction. Currently, there are 269 people permanently employed at the airport, with 67 of those positions having been created over the last three years as a result of increased passenger traffic and new air services.
- Saint John city council has given approval-in-principle to The Crossing, a huge retail project mixing retail, office and residential space, to be constructed over the next 15 years along a 72-hectare plot by developer Horizon Management Limited.
- 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.
- Loyalist House, a national historic site in Saint John, is undergoing a $600,000 renovation, which is expected to be completed by the end of May and in time for tourism season.
- 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.
- New Brunswick will increase the minimum wage to $10.65 per hour on April 1, 2016, aligning with increases in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. A further increase to $11 per hour by 2017, and thereafter by the rate of inflation, is also planned.
- The provincial government and the New Brunswick Union have signed a new 5-year collective agreement for 260 laboratory technologists, public health inspectors, appraisers and assessors that includes annual wage increases of one percent.
- The provincial government is increasing the number of summer jobs under the Student Employment Experience Development program by 200 compared to 2015 for a total of 1,600 placements. Online applications are available on April 1.
- The Government of New Brunswick recently announced nearly $1B in funding for the Education and New Economy Fund, which will make strategic investments in priorities such as jobs, education, training, innovation and research and development.
- The provincial government will invest more than $355M in 2016-17 in bridge and road construction and rehabilitation. The annual average investment on these assets during the last five years, excluding Route 1 project funding, has been about $206M.
- Quispamsis-based Massey Walton Energy Systems Inc. is planning the development of an industrial-size wind farm just outside Saint John. There are currently three other wind farms in New Brunswick; Kent Hills, Caribou Wind Park and Laméque Wind Farm.
- Following IBM's recent announcement of 100 new full-time jobs in its security division in Fredericton, the company plans to add an additional 110 jobs in Saint John and 40 jobs in Florenceville-Bristol over the next three years.
- Several recent or planned business openings in St. Stephen include Favourite Trends, Pita Pit, and Irving Oil Ltd.'s new development which includes a refuelling stop, provincial visitor information centre and Burger King restaurant. Giant Tiger also plans to open a store at the Charlotte Mall on June 18.
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