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Manufacturing Managers  (NOC 0911)
Halifax Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Manufacturing Managers in Halifax 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.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Manufacturing Managers in Halifax Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Halifax Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Manufacturing Managers (NOC 0911) in the Halifax 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 low levels of unemployment.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Jun 01 - Jun 05, 2015 Week of May 25 - May 29, 2015 Week of May 18 - May 22, 2015
  • United States-based Nature's Way Products Inc. has bought out Ascenta Health Ltd., a Dartmouth-based manufacturer of nutritional supplements. Nature's Way anticipates expanding the Dartmouth operation, which currently employs 65 workers.
Week of May 11 - May 15, 2015
  • The Conference Board of Canada predicts that Halifax's economy will expand by 3.1% in 2015 and by 2.8% in 2016. Increases in the manufacturing sector due to work on the Irving Shipbuilding project, and strength in the construction sector are noted.
Please consult the Nova Scotia and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.