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Outlook & Prospects for Glaziers in Hamilton--Niagara Peninsula Region
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Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Hamilton--Niagara Peninsula Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Glaziers (NOC 7292) in the Hamilton - Niagara 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 strong.
- A moderate number of people are expected to retire.
Here are some key facts about Glaziers in the Hamilton - Niagara Peninsula region:
- Approximately 230 people work in this occupation.
- Glaziers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Construction (NAICS 23): 69%
- Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 13%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 12% compared to 14% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 70% compared to 66% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 17% compared to 20% for all occupations
Please refer to the Ontario tab for more information related to occupational trends.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jul 11 - Jul 15, 2016
- A new record production plant, Precision Record Pressing, is scheduled to open next month in Burlington, employing approximately 200 workers at its peak
- WildPlay Element Parks will open a zip-line attraction and an aerial adventure course in Niagara in July, employing about 150 full-time seasonal employees and seven full-time, year-round management staff at both sites
- Mortimer's Fine Foods, a frozen foods manufacturer, will receive $680,000 from the Government of Ontario to expand and upgrade its St. Catharines facility, creating 14 new jobs and retaining 16 positions
- Maple Leaf Foods Inc. will receive $90,380 from the provincial and federal governments for the leadership development and employee training at the company's processing facility in Hamilton. This will benefit approximately 140 workers.
- GreenMantra Recycling Technologies Ltd., a wax product manufacturer in Brantford, will receive a repayable contribution of up to $600K from the Government of Canada to develop and implement a resource planning system, creating 25 jobs
- Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in the Niagara region received a combined investment of $12.9M from the provincial and federal governments towards research and development, creating about 125 full-time equivalent jobs over the course of the project
- GE Canada is building a new gas-engine manufacturing facility in Welland and expects to bring 150 jobs to the area when production begins in early 2018
- Vulcraft Canada, Inc., a Nucor Corporation subsidiary, held a ground-breaking ceremony for a new steel products manufacturing facility in Ancaster. The company plans to employ approximately 50 workers and begin production in the fourth quarter of 2016.
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