Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices
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.
Information on the 3-Year Employment Outlooks for certain occupational groupings is not currently available on Job Bank. Until the completion of the analysis based on the 2011 National Occupational Classification is complete in December 2016, please consult the Open Data website or contact the Labour Market Information Division ( NC-LMI-IMT-GD@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca ) to obtain further information for occupations for which outlooks are not currently available.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Vancouver Island and Coast Region||(Undetermined)||2016-04-15|
No employment outlook has been assigned to Labourers in Fish Processing (NOC 9618) in the Vancouver Island and Coast region due to low levels of employment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 21 - Nov 25, 2016
- Tri-Eagle Development Corp. is building a six-story, 60-unit condominium in Royal Oak. Construction of the project is expected to begin early in 2017 and will be completed in approximately two years.
- North Vancouver Island Aboriginal Training Society opened a new location in Port Hardy
- Urban Core Ventures has amended the project design of its proposed mixed-use building in Victoria. The proposed five-storey development includes 53 homes, 17 of which will be rental units.
- Island Health has proposed three supervised consumption sites for injection drug users in Victoria. The sites would be staffed by personnel with medical training between 9am and 3am, seven days a week.
- Yuk Yuk's comedy club recently closed its doors in Victoria
- Sooke Oceanside Brewery, a new craft brewery, recently opened its doors in Sooke
- BC Housing submitted a rezoning application for the Nigel Valley Project in Saanich. The $100M project will combine five existing social service and housing providers into 14 new buildings.
- Petro-Canada and Tim Hortons are expected to open in Sooke by March. Construction of the 3,600 sq.-ft. location began in October.
- Vancouver Island Construction Association is hoping to recruit unemployed youth through its Youth Constructing a Future program. The six-week program includes basic training and certifications, as well as visits to work sites.
- Fairway Market is planning to shutter operations in Port Alberni at the end of January. About 40 employees will be laid off due to the closure.
- Construction recently began on the $7.8M High Performance Training Centre at Langford's Canadian Rugby Centre of Excellence. About 150 workers will be employed during the construction phase of the project.
- The Government of BC is contributing $45M towards the construction of more than 500 new units of affordable rental housing in the capital region
- Port Hardy recently approved the construction of a proposed $12M multiplex
- Vancouver Island Economic Alliance recently held its 10th annual Vancouver Island Economic Summit. The summit allows business and community leaders to learn about new initiatives and explore opportunities in the region.
- The Saanich municipal council recently approved an 11-storey rental building in the region
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