Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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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)||2016-12-23|
For the 2016-2018 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 180 people work in this occupation.
- Glaziers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Construction (NAICS 23): 89%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 12% compared to 14% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 69% compared to 66% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 19% compared to 20% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 09 - Jan 13, 2017
- Alfidome Construction Limited has begun installation of water and sewer lines on Memorial Park Drive in east Welland, working towards building the Canal View Heights subdivision
- Rankin Construction Inc. was awarded a maintenance contract for work on the Welland Canal's Carlton Street bridge that should last four months. The contract is part of a $50M investment from the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp.
- Horizon Utilities Corporation completed a $4.8M second phase of the hydro systems modernization project in St. Catharines
- East Elgin Concrete Forming Limited was awarded a $1.4M contract by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to complete pier repairs in Port Dover
- The Ancaster Aquatic Centre closed to undergo a $1.2M renovation and expects to re-open in the fall
- Niagara College has received $7.3M from the Government of Canada to create the Southern Ontario Network for Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation (SONAMI). The college will partner with Mohawk College, Sheridan College and McMaster University to create or maintain 186 jobs
- Stanpac Inc., a dairy and beverage packaging manufacturer, will invest$45.6M, with the help from the Government of Canada, to increase production capacity at its Smithville facilities, creating 50 new permanent manufacturing jobs
- Construction has begun on the $3.5M project for two St. Catharine's parks: Port Dalhousie's Lakeside Park and West Park in Western Hill
- Inglot USA LLC, a cosmetics brand, will open two new Canadian INGLOT Cosmetics locations early next year in London and Hamilton
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