Explore Careers - Job Market Report
Description | Titles | Duties | Related Occupations
Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices
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|
|Montréal Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-12-23|
For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Human resources and recruitment officers (NOC 1223) in the Montreal census metropolitan area.
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 moderate levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Human resources and recruitment officers in the Montreal census metropolitan area:
- Approximately 5,660 people work in this occupation.
- Human resources and recruitment officers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 21%
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 15%
- Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 10%
- Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 8%
- Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 7%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 8% compared to 13% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 79% compared to 70% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 13% compared to 17% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of May 02 - May 06, 2016
- Bell Mobility laid off more than 100 people at its Montréal call centre after consolidating its operations. (available in French only)
- Derichebourg, a European company specializing in the collection and management of household waste, has established its North American headquarters in Montréal and plans to create 500 jobs in Quebec over five years (available in French only)
- Aimia, the company behind the Aeroplan loyalty program in Canada, announced that it will be eliminating 200 jobs in Montreal by the end of 2015, because of lower-than-expected product demand (available in French only)
- The City of Montréal announced the location of its organic matter processing centre. Initially scheduled to open in the Saint-Michel neighborhood, its new location will be built in the Rivière-des-Prairies neighborhood in 2019. (available in French only)
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