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Supervisors, Landscape and Horticulture  (NOC 8256)
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Landscape and Horticulture in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region

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Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Supervisors, Landscape and Horticulture in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region Limited   (1 of 3 stars) 2014-05-22

For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be limited for Supervisors, Landscape and Horticulture (NOC 8256) in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region. Compared with all other occupations, this occupation is expected to experience weaker employment growth. This, in addition to fewer workers retiring, is expected to limit employment opportunities. Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities will vary depending on the time of the year.

According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region was 42 years.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Mar 16 - Mar 20, 2015 Week of Mar 09 - Mar 13, 2015 Week of Mar 02 - Mar 06, 2015
  • Lowe's, a U.S. home improvement company, expects to hire up to 140 year-round positions and another 40 to 50 seasonal jobs for its new store in Lethbridge, which opens in spring 2015
  • Miclex Construction will rebuild the outdoor Henderson Pool in Lethbridge following a decision from the City of Lethbridge to fund the $10.25M project. Construction is scheduled to start in the spring of 2015, with completion by May 2016.
Week of Feb 23 - Feb 27, 2015
  • The Town of Redcliff has approved pay increases for its fire department to achieve compensation parity with similar communities. The town currently has 21 firefighters.
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