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Outlook & Prospects for Executive Housekeepers in Cape Breton 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
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Cape Breton Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Executive Housekeepers (NOC 6213) in the Cape Breton 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 high levels of unemployment.
In addition, due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities will vary depending on the time of the year. Employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 18 - Jan 22, 2016
- Construction is nearing completion on the $19M sports complex in the Cape Breton First Nations community of Membertou, and a summer 2016 opening is anticipated
- Canadian Gypsum Company has laid off 14 maintenance workers at its mine in Little Narrows, and has yet to make a decision on the future of the seasonal operation. The mine had been employing maintenance workers only in the winters.
- Preliminary construction will begin in the summer of 2016 on Churchill Crossing, a major retail complex in the Cape Breton First Nations community of Membertou. The complex will contain a mix of big box stores, smaller retailers, and other facilities.
- Carstar Collision will begin growing its workforce from about 35 to 50 employees when work on the expansion of its facility in Sydney is completed over the next couple of months
- Kameron Coal now has 30 people working at the Donkin coal mine and plans to hire 120 over the next year as it prepares the site for possible full production. A Glace Bay-based company, Gardiner Mining and Resources, is helping manage job applications.
- Roclan Construction has begun construction of the $3.5M Inverness Community Leadership Centre in Inverness. Work on the two-phase project will take place over 2016. The centre will house various community-based programs.
- Construction will be completed by the spring of 2016 on a $2M band-owned and operated gas bar in Waycobah First Nation near Cape Breton, which will replace an older service station that employs 12 workers. The new, larger business will employ 30 workers.
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