Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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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.
Information on the 3-Year Employment Outlooks for certain occupational groupings is not currently available on Job Bank. Until the completion of the analysis based on the 2011 National Occupational Classification is complete in December 2016, please consult the Open Data website or contact the Labour Market Information Division ( NC-LMI-IMT-GD@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca ) to obtain further information for occupations for which outlooks are not currently available.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Laval Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Labourers in Rubber and Plastic Products Manufacturing (NOC 9615) in the Montreal census metropolitan area, including the Laval 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 moderate number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Labourers in Rubber and Plastic Products Manufacturing in the census metropolitan area of Montreal, including Laval:
- Approximately 1,230 people work in this occupation.
- Labourers in Rubber and Plastic Products Manufacturing mainly work in the following sectors:
- Plastics and rubber products manufacturing (NAICS 326): 89%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 17% compared to 13% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 67% compared to 70% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 16% compared to 17% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 21 - Nov 25, 2016
- The City of Laval announced a $10.7M project to construct a new visitor's centre in Rivière-des-Mille-Îles Park (available in French only)
- The Quebec government has announced $30M in funding for the Commission scolaire de Laval for the construction of an elementary school and for additional spaces in four other schools (available in French only)
- The Government of Quebec announced a grant of more than $10M to Société de transport de Laval (STL) to promote public transit in order to minimize environmental effects (available in French only)
- Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), a retailer specializing in outdoor clothing and articles, announced plans to open a store in Laval, its fifth store in Quebec, with the creation of 65 jobs
- The Hilton hotel in Laval announced it has completed renovation work and now has new service offerings available. The investment totalled $8M. (available in French only)
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