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Supervisors, Machinists and Related Occupations  (NOC 7211)
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Machinists and Related Occupations in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region

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Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Supervisors, Machinists and Related Occupations in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15

No employment outlook has been assigned to Supervisors, Machinists and Related Occupations (NOC 7211) in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region due to low levels of employment.

The current downturn in the provincial economy, caused by low oil prices, has reduced demand for this occupation.

Local Labour Market News

Week of May 16 - May 20, 2016 Week of May 02 - May 06, 2016
  • "The Government of Alberta is providing $6.6M for upgrades to the Brooks Health Centre. The work includes renovations of the long term hospital wing to consolidate health services that are now being offered outside the centre."
  • Telus is spending $10.5M in Lethbridge to improve wireless and high-speed Internet service
Week of Apr 25 - Apr 29, 2016
  • The City of Lethbridge issued building permits for more than $14M worth of new home construction during the first quarter of 2016. Across all types of real estate, building permits are up approximately $20M compared to the same period in 2015.
  • State and Main, a bar and restaurant, has opened in Medicine Hat
  • The Town of Nanton has broken ground on an $11.8M water treatment plant. The project is expected to be complete in the spring of 2017.
Week of Apr 18 - Apr 22, 2016
  • The City of Medicine Hat issued 183 new business licences in the first quarter of 2016, more than double the number in recent years during the same period. The bulk of new home-based businesses are in construction and contracting.
  • Lawrence Meier Trucking Ltd, a Medicine Hat construction company, is reducing staff and selling off some equipment in its trucking, paving, and underground utility interests. The company did disclose any job numbers.
  • The University of Lethbridge is receiving $248M over four years from the Government of Alberta for capital projects. Construction of the university's new science-oriented facility will take four years and create hundreds of jobs for local trades and sub-contractors.
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