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Outlook & Prospects for Glaziers in Hamilton--Niagara 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
|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 Sep 12 - Sep 16, 2016
- Niagara College received a $1.75M grant from the Government of Canada to build a technology access centre supporting the region┐s food and beverage innovators
- GE Canada will receive a $26.5M+ conditional grant for its new manufacturing facility in Welland. The plant is expected to begin production in early 2018 and will hire 220 workers.
- Construction will resume on the $3.8M Victoria Ave. revitalization project in Niagara Falls set for completion by November
- National Steel Car Ltd., a railcar manufacturer in Hamilton, will lay off 300 workers. The company cites less demand for rail tanker cars because of lower oil prices as the reason for the layoffs.
- Mohawk College will receive a $1.6M investment from the provincial government to expand programs at City School Learning Hubs which will help improve access to postsecondary education to those in Hamilton
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