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Conservation and fishery officers  (NOC 2224)
Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region
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Table on the employment potential for Conservation and fishery officers in Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region as well as in the rest of the Newfoundland and Labrador.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23

For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Conservation and fishery officers (NOC 2224) in the South Coast - Burin Peninsula and Notre Dame - Central Bonavista Bay regions.

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.

In addition, due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities will vary depending on the time of the year. Employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.

Here are some key facts about Conservation and fishery officers in the South Coast - Burin Peninsula and Notre Dame - Central Bonavista Bay regions:

  • Approximately 170 people work in this occupation.
  • Legislators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Local, municipal, regional, aboriginal and other public administration (NAICS 913-919): 50%
    • Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 37%
  • 83% of Legislators work all year, while 17% work only part of the year, compared to 57% and 43% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 18 weeks compared to 26 weeks for all occupations.
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: 5% compared to 11% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 53% compared to 70% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 42% compared to 19% for all occupations
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 67% compared to 51% for all occupations
    • Women: 33% compared to 49% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • No high school diploma: 11% compared to 14% for all occupations
    • High school diploma or equivalent: 17% compared to 22% for all occupations
    • Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 17% compared to 15% for all occupations
    • College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 22% compared to 30% for all occupations
    • Bachelor's degree: n/a
    • University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: n/a
Please consult the Newfoundland and Labrador and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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