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Engineer Officers, Water Transport  (NOC 2274)
Southern Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Engineer Officers, Water Transport in Southern 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.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Nova Scotia.

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Table on the employment potential for Engineer Officers, Water Transport in Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Nova Scotia Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2014-05-15

For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be fair for Engineer Officers, Water Transport (NOC 2274) in Nova Scotia. Compared with all other occupations, more job openings are expected as a result of workers retiring. However, this will be offset by weaker than average employment growth.

According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in Nova Scotia was 47 years and 19% of workers were 55 years old and older. Also, according to the Labour Force Survey, less than 500 people worked in this occupation in 2013.

Table on the employment potential for Engineer Officers, Water Transport in Southern Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Annapolis Valley Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2014-07-31
Cape Breton Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2014-07-31
Halifax Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2014-07-31
North Shore Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2014-07-31
Southern Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2014-07-31

Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News

Week of Nov 03 - Nov 07, 2014 Week of Oct 27 - Oct 31, 2014 Week of Oct 20 - Oct 24, 2014 Week of Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2014
Please consult the Southern Region and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.