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Other Technical Occupations in Therapy and Assessment  (NOC 3235)
Fredericton--Oromocto
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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

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Table on the employment potential for Other Technical Occupations in Therapy and Assessment in Fredericton--Oromocto as well as in the rest of the New Brunswick.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Fredericton--Oromocto Fair   (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 News

Week of May 09 - May 13, 2016
  • Goji's Frozen Yogurt opened on Regent St. in Fredericton. The store will employ six people and it is the seventh location in New Brunswick.
Week of May 02 - May 06, 2016 Week of Apr 25 - Apr 29, 2016
  • Demolition has begun to make way for the new $20M Hilton Garden Inn that is being built adjacent to the Convention Centre in Fredericton's downtown core
  • Atelka Enterprise Inc. is expanding its call centre operations in Fredericton and will be adding 100 jobs over the next year to deal with customer care calls for the national wireless company Fido that will bring the total number of employees close to 300. Seventy-five of those positions will be starting within the next several months.
  • In the first quarter of 2016, passenger traffic at the Fredericton International Airport has grown 22% compared to the same period last year. Air Canada flights along with additional WestJet service and three sun charter destinations combined, have created double-digit growth.
  • Canadian Forces Base Gagetown has a new $6.7M maintenance facility. The upgrade will allow professional maintainers to keep equipment functioning at optimum capacity.
Week of Apr 18 - Apr 22, 2016
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