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Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane)  (NOC 7421)
Avalon Peninsula Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane) in Avalon 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

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Table on the employment potential for Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane) in Avalon Peninsula Region as well as in the rest of the Newfoundland and Labrador.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Avalon Peninsula Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane) (NOC 7421) in the Avalon Peninsula 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 weak.
  • A moderate number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.

In addition, due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities will vary depending on the time of the year.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Oct 26 - Oct 30, 2015
  • The City of St. John's has postponed the multi-year infrastructure project on Water Street until the spring of 2017. The postponement was a direct result of the city's improved public engagement process.
Week of Oct 19 - Oct 23, 2015 Week of Oct 12 - Oct 16, 2015
  • Demolition work has begun on the old Anglican Church in St. Phillip's. A memorial park is slated to be constructed on the site.
Week of Sep 28 - Oct 02, 2015
  • Demolition of the historic old Anglican Church in Portugal Cove - St. Philip's has begun. The old church will be replaced with a park like setting, with benches and a columbarium for cremated remains, and a replica of the old church.
Please consult the Newfoundland and Labrador and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.