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Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades  (NOC 7216)
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region

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Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2014-05-22

For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be fair for Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades (NOC 7216) in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region. Compared to all other occupations, there should be proportionately fewer unemployed workers with experience in this occupation to compete for available jobs. However, this will be partially offset by both average employment growth and number of retiring workers.

According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region was 45 years and 21% of workers were 55 years old and older.

Local Labour Market News

Week of May 04 - May 08, 2015
  • AECOM, a global multi-sector construction company, is closing the Flint-URS location in Redcliff effective July 10, 2015 due to a slowdown in local oil field construction. The company estimated that 30 employees will be affected by the closure.
Week of Mar 23 - Mar 27, 2015 Week of Mar 16 - Mar 20, 2015 Week of Jan 05 - Jan 09, 2015
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