Explore Careers - Job Market Report
Description | Titles | Duties | Related Occupations
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.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Vancouver Island and Coast Region||(Undetermined)||2016-12-23|
No employment outlook has been assigned to Labourers in fish and seafood processing in the Vancouver Island and Coast region due to low levels of employment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Mar 06 - Mar 10, 2017
- Saanich will host the Capitol Regional District's new $13.5M 9-1-1 dispatch and call centre. Construction of the facility is anticipated to begin this year and should be completed by early 2019.
- Ruth King elementary in Langford is undergoing a $4.2M seismic upgrade. Construction started in February and is expected to be completed by December 2017.
- The Victoria Innovation, Advanced Technology and Entrepreneurship Council hosted its annual Discover Tectoria trade show in Victoria on February 24. The council aims to attract talent and grow the region's tech industry revenues.
- Work Link hosted the West Shore hiring fair in Victoria on March 7. The fair featured representatives from Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa, Alpine Group, Royal Roads University and Wendy's support service.
- The Government of Canada is spending $100M to upgrade the Esquimalt Graving Dock through the construction of two new electrical substations and reconstruction of the south jetty. The graving dock supports about 1,300 jobs.
- Two job fairs are being held in the Campbell River region. The Island Health Career Fair will be held on February 23, while the annual hiring fair for April Point and Painter's Lodge resorts will be held on March 31.
- The Capital Regional District awarded a $784,000 contract to Don Mann Excavating for the engineering and construction of a new section of trail between View Royal and Esquimalt. Work on the pedestrian and cyclist trail will begin later this spring.
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