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Outlook & Prospects for Conservation and Fishery Officers in Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay 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.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Conservation and Fishery Officers (NOC 2224) in the Notre Dame - Central Bonavista Bay region.
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 high levels of unemployment.
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.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 18 - Jan 22, 2016
- The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador recently announced a $251,790 investment in rural broadband access for five rural communities. The Connecting Canadians Program is contributing an additional $503,580 to the initiative, with the work being completed by Bell Aliant.
- Anaconda Mining plans to double production at its Point Rousse Project on the Baie Verte Peninsula over the next two to five years. The project currently employs 85-90 on-site jobs, but improving gold prices and a low dollar are driving growth.
- The Government of NL is investing $60,000 in funding for a pilot project that will place visual/tactile fire safety alerts in the homes of close to 70 people who are deaf or hard-of-hearing
- The Government of NL awarded a $1.2M contract to J-1 Contracting Limited for road rehabilitation, paving and the installation of culvert concrete end treatments in the Terra Nova Region
- The Government of NL is investing $340,000 in funding to the Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Centre in Botwood for the purchase of new equipment and infrastructure upgrades
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