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Outlook & Prospects for Executive Housekeepers in Lower Mainland - Southwest Region
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Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Lower Mainland - Southwest Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2014-05-22|
For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be limited for Executive Housekeepers (NOC 6213) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region. Compared with all other occupations, fewer job openings are expected in this occupation as a result of workers retiring. In addition, there should be proportionately more unemployed workers with experience in this occupation to compete for available jobs.
According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region was 41 years.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 12 - Jan 16, 2015
- Pomme Natural Market, a Victoria-based grocer, has recently opened a new location in Vancouver's west end. The Company has stated that they would like to expand to have 10 stores in 10 years throughout the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island.
- Simon Fraser University will begin offering a part-time Craft Beer and Brewing Essentials Certificate in October 2015. The program is in response to Vancouver's growing demand for quality craft beer.
- Pepper Lunch, a popular Asian restaurant, will be opening its first North American restaurant in Richmond this winter. Pepper Lunch plans on also opening a second location in Vancouver.
- Molson Coors has announced that it is closing its bottling line in Vancouver at the end of March and will lay off an undisclosed number of staff. The company reports that the decision is due to changing trends in consumer demand.
- A recent survey has found that Richmond may be facing a shortage of family doctors in the near future. The Richmond Division of Family Practice will be presenting a proposal to address gaps in Richmond's primary care system.
- The Ikea store in Richmond recently announced that it will be hiring an additional 60 workers. The announcement comes after the end of a 17-month labour strike at the store The Richmond Ikea currently has 260 employees.
- Otter Co-op recently opened its newest location in Chilliwack, with additional plans to construct a gas bar in February. Otter Co-op expects the new location to add sales of over $10M per year, which benefits members of the co-op.
- Tesla Motors has opened its second Supercharger location in BC. The supercharger is located in Hope, as Tesla is quickly building its network between Vancouver and Calgary.
- Surrey city council has approved its 2015 budget, which creates jobs for 100 new Mounties in the city. The budget also includes $205M in projects, which will increase property taxes by an average of $162 per year.
- The GoodLife Fitness Autism Family Hub recently broke ground on its $33M facility in Richmond. The facility is slated for completion in 2016, with plans for up to eight spoke centres throughout BC, providing support to families with autism.
- Fraser Health recently announced that it will be creating two Assertive Community Treatments teams. The teams will serve Abbotsford, Mission, Surrey, and North Delta, providing support for mental health and substance use.
- In response to $8B in federal shipbuilding contracts in the province, the BC Institute of Technology has launched a ¿Marine Fitter' Program. The four-level program will prepare apprentices to work in shipyard production.
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