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Outlook & Prospects for Other Technical Occupations in Therapy and Assessment in Fredericton--Oromocto
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Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Fredericton--Oromocto||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Other Technical Occupations in Therapy and Assessment (NOC 3235) in the Fredericton - Oromocto 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 growth is expected to be moderate.
- A small number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Other Technical Occupations in Therapy and Assessment in the Fredericton - Oromocto region:
- Approximately 460 people work in this occupation.
- Other Technical Occupations in Therapy and Assessment mainly work in the following sectors:
- Ambulatory health care services (NAICS 621): 50%
- Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 48%
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 18 - Apr 22, 2016
- The Oromocto Community Health Clinic will be in a new location on Mitchell St. as of May 1 with a staff consisting of a physician, nurse practitioners, nurse, licensed practical nurse, social worker, registered dietician and administrative support.
- LuminUltra Technologies, a Fredericton-based clean technology company, has added eight new high-skilled positions this year as it increases its presence in international markets.
- The new site of the Fredericton Downtown Community Health Centre will allow the clinic to double its medical team when it opens in December 2016. The centre is expected to staff another physician, several nurses, more administrative support, as well as a number of therapeutic staff positions.
- The former Atlantic Dairy and Forage Institute in Fredericton Junction has been sold to private owners who plan to reopen as Riverhaven Acres. Some of the former farmhands have already been rehired to help renovate the facility.
- Fredericton's new $1.5M high-tech 911 emergency communication centre, officially named Dispatch Services - Public Service Communications Centre, began operations in March 2016 and currently employs 20 staff and four supervisors.
- A terminal expansion at the Fredericton International Airport is expected to generate 319 temporary jobs during construction. Currently, there are 269 people permanently employed at the airport, with 67 of those positions having been created over the last three years as a result of increased passenger traffic and new air services.
- IBM will expand its existing New Brunswick operations over the next three years, creating at least 100 new full-time jobs at its Fredericton security division. The new positions are expected to have an annual salary of about $75,000.
- Heavy equipment manufacturer, Craig Manufacturing, is expanding its plant in Hartland, which will increase production capacity and create 30 new jobs. The company has immediate openings for welders and Certified Engineering Technologists.
- A new microbrewery, York County Cider Corporation, recently opened in Fredericton on York Street.
- Damda, a new Asian-themed restaurant, is nearly ready to open in Fredericton, but still has a few key culinary positions left to fill.
- A new police officer was recently hired by Fredericton council, with two additional officers expected to be staffed over the coming months. Additional vacancies are expected to be created with between eight and 12 police officers qualifying for retirement over the next couple of years.
- The Abbey Café & Gallery and the new storefront for the Red Rover Brewing Company are now sharing space at a new location in Fredericton. The café now has two retail outlets in the city, while Red Rover plans to make the newest location the company's headquarters.
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