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Outlook & Prospects for Correspondence, Publication and Related Clerks in North Shore Region
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.
Provincial Employment Potential Information
The following table identifies employment conditions within Nova Scotia.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Nova Scotia||(1 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be limited for Correspondence, Publication and Related Clerks (NOC 1452) in Nova Scotia.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment is expected to decline.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Annapolis Valley Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Cape Breton Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|North Shore Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Southern Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
Labour Market Bulletins
An analysis of the local labour market and an assessment of local employment-related events.
- July 2015 | (PDF, 531 KB)
- June 2015 | (PDF, 319 KB)
- May 2015 | (PDF, 541 KB)
- April 2015 | (PDF, 470 KB)
- March 2015 | (PDF, 515 KB)
- February 2015 | (PDF, 544 KB)
- January 2015 | (PDF, 542 KB)
- Annual Edition 2014 | (PDF, 539 KB)
- December 2014 | (PDF, 573 KB)
- November 2014 | (PDF, 540 KB)
- October 2014 | (PDF, 583 KB)
- October 2014 (Quarterly Edition) | (PDF, 649 KB)
- September 2014 | (PDF, 647 KB)
- August 2014 | (PDF, 637 KB)
- July 2014 | (PDF, 752 KB)
- June 2014 | (PDF, 616 KB)
- May 2014 | (PDF, 864 KB)
- April 2014 | (PDF, 864 KB)
- March 2014 | (PDF, 595 KB)
- February 2014 | (PDF, 595 KB)
- January 2014 | (PDF, 605 KB)
- Annual Edition 2013 | (PDF, 746 KB)
- December 2013 | (PDF, 539 KB)
- November 2013 | (PDF, 540 KB)
- October 2013 | (PDF, 547 KB)
- September 2013 | (PDF, 240 KB)
- August 2013 | (PDF, 447 KB)
- July 2013 | (PDF, 515 KB)
- June 2013 | (PDF, 436 KB)
- May 2013 | (PDF, 446 KB)
- April 2013 | (PDF, 317 KB)
- March 2013 | (PDF, 234 KB)
- February 2013 | (PDF, 436 KB)
- January 2013 | (PDF, 294 KB)
- Annual Edition 2012 | (PDF, 414 KB)
Provincial / Territorial Labour Market NewsWeek of Sep 14 - Sep 18, 2015
- Goodies Thrift Store, a non-profit retail business, has opened in Burnside Park. Party City, a party supply business, will open in Dartmouth Crossing in the coming months.
- Not Your Mama's Kitchen will open in September in Pictou. The restaurant will have five employees.
- Clothing store Canook opened September 21 on Barrington Street in Halifax, employing four or five workers
- The Sears Hometown outlet in Bayers Lake will close in November, affecting the jobs of 29 workers. Smaller Sears stores will also close in Windsor, Sydney, and Antigonish over the next few months.
- Dayle's Department Store in downtown Amherst will close in early 2016. The jobs of about 30 full-time and part-time workers will be affected.
- Roscoe Construction has been awarded a contract to build a new rink in the Brooklyn/Newport area. It is hoped construction on the $5.2M project will be completed by August 2016.
- The provincial government has opened new early years centres in New Germany, Cornwallis, Amherst, and Arichat
- EGG Studios of Halifax will be closing on November 6, leaving 20 employees without a job
- The Nova Scotia Construction Sector Council released a new labour market assessment for the construction industry. According to the report, the industry does face challenges such as a mismatch of jobs, available workers and an aging workforce.
- Conifer Financial Services plans to create an addition 350 jobs in Halifax with a $60.8M investment
- The Government of Nova Scotia has discontinued the Nova Scotia Job Fund program which provided loan financing to businesses in the province
- Ambassatours is building a $4.4M milllion facility in Halifax to consolidate its operations. The project is expected to be completed in nine months.
- Archway Insurance has purchased Swan Financial to gain a presence in Northern Nova Scotia
- The major Irving Shipbuilding project has begun in Halifax, and currently employs about 900 people. Employment will grow to 1,600 workers over the next two years, and is expected to grow to 2,500 during peak periods of the 30-year project.
- Admiral Insurance will hire 30 workers in October in its Halifax office to work as service advisors. The company had previously hired 146 people since January 2015, and plans to have 500 workers on staff by the end of the year.
- Halifax-based CanJet Airlines has laid off its remaining pilots and flight attendants and ended its flight operations. The company had laid off 115 employees in April and had since been operating one aircraft out of Montreal.
- Alpha Strike Laser Tag, located in Burnside Park in Dartmouth, has closed
- Construction is scheduled to begin in the spring of 2016 on a $1.65M health centre in Shelburne. The proposed centre will have nurses, nurse practitioners, doctors, and other primary health-care providers.
- Cintamani, an outdoor apparel company, has opened in the Sunnyside Mall in Bedford. Brain Candy Toys and Fluffy Bottom Babies, two retailers of children's products, will open in the mall in October.
- Paysant Building Products Ltd. has acquired assets of Enfield Home Hardware Ltd., which closed in the spring. Paysant will reopen the store in the coming months and hire about 20 employees.
- A Rossy department store will open in October at the Fort Edward Plaza in Windsor and will employ 20 people. The company has also recently opened two other stores in the province, in Bridgewater and Yarmouth.
- Winners has opened its new store in the Yarmouth Mall. The store will employ 40 to 60 people.
- The SIM Group, an international company that rents equipment to the film industry, will close its Halifax office by October. Six people will lose their jobs. The company blames a slowdown in the local film industry for the closure.
- Protocase Inc., a Sydney-based manufacturer of custom electronic enclosures and sheet metal parts, purchased the former Co-op grocery building of Prince Street and Victoria Road to expand its operation in Sydney
- Construction is currently underway near Antigonish on a commercial development which will include a Shell gas station, Tim Hortons, and Sobeys Express. Store openings will take place in the fall of 2015.
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