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Human resources managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of human resources and personnel departments, and develop and implement policies, programs and procedures regarding human resource planning, recruitment, collective bargaining, training and development, occupation classification and pay and benefit administration. They represent management and participate actively on various joint committees to maintain ongoing relations between management and employees. Human resources managers are employed throughout the private and public sectors.
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- Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of human resources or personnel departments
- Plan human resource requirements in conjunction with other departmental managers
- Co-ordinate internal and external training and recruitment activities
- Develop and implement labour relations policies and procedures and negotiate collective agreements
- Administer employee development, language training and health and safety programs
- Advise and assist other departmental managers on interpretation and administration of personnel policies and programs
- Oversee the classification and rating of occupations
- Organize and conduct employee information meetings on employment policy, benefits and compensation and participate actively on various joint committees
- Direct the organization's quality management program
- Ensure compliance with legislation such as the Pay Equity Act.
Outlook & Prospects for Human Resources Managers in South Coast--Burin Peninsula 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|
|South Coast--Burin Peninsula Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2011-11-09|
According to the 2006 Census, only a small number of people are employed in this occupation in the South Coast-Burin region. Therefore, it is likely that the chances of finding employment in this occupation are LIMITED. This means that there are relatively weak employment opportunities for skilled workers in this occupation. Although employment opportunities are limited in the South Coast-Burin region, opportunities may exist in other regions of the province. People who are interested in work elsewhere should research the opportunities for this occupation in other labour markets across the province.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jul 14 - Jul 18, 2014
- The provincial government announced $4M in funding to construct a new aquaculture wharf in the Town of Milltown
- The provincial government awarded contracts valued at $1.8M to Nortech Construction and Mallay's Industrial Services Ltd. for road and bridge improvements on the Burin Peninsula
- Work is well underway on the drilling support module for Hebron's gravity-based structure (GBS) at Kiewit Offshore Services in Marystown. There are 1,250 employees working on the project, and Kiewit is looking to hire electricians and pipefitters.
- The federal and provincial governments, together with the Town of Marystown, have contributed over $14M in cost-shared funding for a new recreational complex in Marystown on the Burin Peninsula
- The provincial government announced $829,000 in capital works funding for water system upgrade projects in Baine Harbour and Burin. The projects will be cost-shared between the provincial government and the towns of Baine Harbour and Burin.
- The provincial government announced $1.2M in funding for the completion of a water project and for road and sewer upgrades to the towns in the Fortune Bay - Cape La Hune district. The projects will be cost-shared between the government and the towns.
- The provincial government has awarded a $121,200 contract to North Shore Roofing Ltd of Mount Pearl to replace the roof at Bay d'Espoir Academy in Milltown. Work is expected to be completed in September.
- The provincial government awarded a $5.8M contract to Puddister Trading Company and Norcon Marine Services to provide a ferry service to the south coast communities of La Poile and Rencontre East
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