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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 Apr 04 - Apr 08, 2016
- Premier Kosher Inc. will open a chicken processing plant in Abingdon, West Lincoln in the Niagara region next year and expects to employ approximately 80
- Princess Auto Ltd., is expected to open in St. Catharines in the fall with up to 50 new jobs expected, hiring is currently underway
- Foodland grocery store, part of Sobeys Inc., in Niagara Falls will close this summer, resulting in 63 layoffs
- Convergys Corporation is recruiting for over 400 customer service representative positions at its call centre in Welland
- The Government of Ontario will invest up to $2M to support Mitsui High-tec, Inc.'s new manufacturing facility in Brantford that will begin production of motor cores for electric and hybrid vehicles in early 2017. This is expected to create 48 new jobs.
- The Flamborough GO Transit bus service and storage facility opened near downtown Hamilton, creating 100 permanent jobs
- Williams Fresh Cafe in Brantford will reopen after closing last year due to a fire. About 10 former employees will return and an additional 20 full- and part-time workers will be hired.
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