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Desktop publishing operators and related occupations  (NOC 1423)
Halifax Region
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Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices

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Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Desktop publishing operators and related occupations in Halifax Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Halifax Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-12-23

No employment outlook has been assigned to Desktop publishing operators and related occupations (NOC 1423) in the Halifax region due to low levels of employment.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Jan 09 - Jan 13, 2017 Week of Jan 02 - Jan 06, 2017 Week of Dec 26 - Dec 30, 2016
  • Halifax Water will install automatic meters over a three year period, beginning in the spring of 2017. The water utility says this could result in a need for fewer workers to read meters, although the full impact on the workforce is uncertain.
  • Junk Works, a franchise that removes and recycles or disposes of unwanted household items, has opened in the Halifax Metro area. The business has four employees, and plans to add another truck and at least two more employees over the next year.
  • Susie's Shortbreads closed its retail outlet in December 2016 in Purdy's Wharf in downtown Halifax. The four part-time employees may still be able to work some hours at the company's main production facility and retail space at Bayers Lake in Halifax.
Week of Dec 19 - Dec 23, 2016
  • The landmark Westin Nova Scotia hotel in Halifax will undergo $10M of renovations beginning in November 2017
  • Construction is scheduled to start in 2017 and last until 2020 on The Promenade at Robie South, a $100M mixed use, two-tower development at the corner of Robie and College streets in Halifax
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