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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 Jun 15 - Jun 19, 2015
- NSCAD University in Halifax will lay off nine custodial workers, six administrative assistants and one clerk in an effort to save money. Custodial services will be outsourced to an external agency.
- A new visitor centre will be constructed at the Two Rivers Wildlife Park in Huntington, with about $590,000 in financial assistance from the federal and provincial governments
- Marcato Digital Solutions, a Sydney-based company that provides software to music festival organizers around the world, has added four software developers in the last half year, and now employs 17 workers
- Sydney-based East Coast Metal Fabrication has increased its workforce from 11 to 55 employees over two years. The company has won several contracts over that time, and is currently supplying steel for the Membertou Sports Centre project.
- Sydney River-based gaming technology company Techlink Entertainment has closed. As of August 2014, as many as 60 employees were working with the company.
- BaRykin Bistro has opened on Granville Street in Port Hawkesbury
- Lobsters ¿R' Us, a lobster holding facility in L'Ardoise, will expand its storage capacity with financial assistance from a $500,000 repayable contribution from the federal government. The company employs 14 full-time and 65 seasonal employees.
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