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Chemists  (NOC 2112)
Halifax Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Chemists 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 Chemists in Halifax Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Halifax Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2014-07-31

Employment outlooks have been determined at the provincial level for Nova Scotia.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Mar 16 - Mar 20, 2015
  • Truck-Side, an indoor food truck court, will open in late spring on Windmill Road in Burnside. The space will feature three food truck-type restaurants, and will employ 84 workers.
  • Smoke's Weinerie, a food service franchise specializing in hot dogs, will open an outlet at the end of March on Pleasant Street in Dartmouth
  • Road Rage RC, a business featuring race tracks for racing car hobbyists, will open at the beginning of April on Main Street in Dartmouth
Week of Mar 09 - Mar 13, 2015 Week of Mar 02 - Mar 06, 2015
  • Halifax's parks and recreation department indicates about 40% of staff will be eligible for retirement in the next five years, and there are plans to hire 32 new staff members over time
  • Il Trullo, an Italian restaurant, will open by July 2015 in the King's Wharf condo development in Dartmouth. The restaurant will employ 20 to 25 workers and begin hiring soon. Also, The Old Apothecary, a bread and pastry shop and café, will open in April on Barrington Street in Halifax.
  • Halifax's parks and recreation department has issued a $2.7M tender to Hussey Seating Co. to replace the 10,000 seats in the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax. Work will take place over the 2015 summer months.
  • Vogue Optical will soon open a store in the former Blockbuster location on Cumberland Drive in Cole Harbour
Week of Feb 23 - Feb 27, 2015
Please consult the Nova Scotia and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.