Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Machinists and Related Occupations in Kingston - Pembroke 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.
Provincial Employment Potential Information
The following table identifies employment conditions within Ontario.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
Compared to other occupations, this is a relatively small occupational group in Ontario with few and infrequent job opportunities.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Hamilton--Niagara Peninsula Region||(Undetermined)||2014-07-31|
|Kingston - Pembroke Region||(Undetermined)||2014-07-31|
|Stratford--Bruce Peninsula Region||(Undetermined)||2014-07-31|
Additional Provincial Prospects
Visit the Provincial Job Futures for information on the current trends and the future outlook for occupations in this province or territory. This Web site is a joint effort of the federal, provincial and territorial governments. You can view a report specific to this occupation on: Provincial Job Futures - (Employment Prospects section) Web Site.
Labour Market Bulletins
An analysis of the local labour market and an assessment of local employment-related events.
- February 2015 | (PDF, 611 KB)
- January 2015 | (PDF, 617 KB)
- December 2014 | (PDF, 589 KB)
- November 2014 | (PDF, 755 KB)
- October 2014 | (PDF, 755 KB)
- October 2014 (Quarterly Edition) | (PDF, 729 KB)
- September 2014 | (PDF, 709 KB)
- August 2014 | (PDF, 709 KB)
- July 2014 | (PDF, 789 KB)
- June 2014 | (PDF, 660 KB)
- May 2014 | (PDF, 654 KB)
- April 2014 | (PDF, 742 KB)
- March 2014 | (PDF, 651 KB)
- February 2014 | (PDF, 648 KB)
- January 2014 | (PDF, 721 KB)
- Annual Edition 2013 | (PDF, 700 KB) new
- December 2013 | (PDF, 560 KB)
- November 2013 | (PDF, 568 KB)
- October 2013 | (PDF, 461 KB)
- September 2013 | (PDF, 461 KB)
- August 2013 | (PDF, 474 KB)
- July 2013 | (PDF, 513 KB)
- June 2013 | (PDF, 463 KB)
- May 2013 | (PDF, 462 KB)
- April 2013 | (PDF, 506 KB)
- March 2013 | (PDF, 245 KB)
- February 2013 | (PDF, 249 KB)
- January 2013 | (PDF, 500 KB)
- Annual Edition 2012 | (PDF, 313 KB)
Provincial / Territorial Labour Market NewsWeek of Mar 30 - Apr 03, 2015
- Plenary Infrastructure ERMF has been awarded an $859.2M contract to design, build and maintain the GO Transit East Rail Maintenance Facility in Whitby. Construction will begin in spring 2015 and will employ approximately 1,000 construction workers.
- Plenary Health has been awarded a $512M contract to design, build and maintain the Milton District Hospital expansion project. Scheduled for completion by spring 2017, the project will generate more than 500 construction jobs at its peak.
- Hydro One plans to invest over $688M in various projects to improve electricity reliability in the Greater Toronto Area between 2015-2018
- Lingerie and swimwear retailer Boutique la Vie en Rose Inc. has acquired Bikini Village, retaining 300 retail jobs across Canada
- The Government of Canada announced up to $1.9M in funding to l'Assemblée de la francophonie de l'Ontario and La Cité, both located in Ottawa. The funding is expected to create 36 permanent jobs and 60 temporary full-time jobs.
- The Government of Ontario is investing more than $2.5M in nine projects across Northwestern Ontario, creating approximately 43 jobs
- The Government of Canada announced $5.3M in funding over three years to support the continued operation of the Algoma Central Railway passenger service between Sault Ste. Marie and Hearst, Ontario
- Meat processor Sofina Foods Inc. plans to convert a facility in Mitchell in Perth County into a multi-million dollar turkey processing operation. The facility is expected to be commissioned later this year.
- The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation will add 80 new digital jobs across Canada while eliminating 30 positions in Ontario as part of their five-year plan to increase mobile and digital offerings
- Best Buy Canada closed 66 Future Shop stores and will be converting the other 65 into Best Buy stores, resulting in a loss of approximately 500 full-time and 1,000 part-time positions across Canada
- Comark Inc., the parent company of fashion retailers Bootlegger, Ricki's and Cleo, will close about 50 of its 300 stores in April
- Grand River Hospital in Kitchener will be issuing layoff notices to 45 employees with a plan to relocate some of the staff to vacant part-time and temporary positions. The changes will result in the reduction of approximately 24 full-time positions.
- Loyalist College in Belleville will be laying off 18 staff members as a result of a $4M funding shortfall for the 2015-2016 year
- The London Health Sciences Centre plans to cut staff hours equivalent to 97 full-time positions, mainly through retirement and attrition
- The Daniels Corporation plans to build a $700M development for Toronto's waterfront, on the former site of Guvernment nightclub. The City of the Arts project will include condos, offices and retail space.
- A $48.7M highway construction project in Northumberland County is scheduled to start this spring, adding additional lanes on Highway 401. The project will create or sustain about 480 jobs.
- DC Foods Inc. in Waterloo will receive an $800,000 grant from the Government of Ontario to help expand its manufacturing capacity and grow its business to create 50 new jobs and retain 151 positions
- Canada Fibers Ltd. will open a 160,000 sq-ft plastics recycling plant in Toronto this spring
- Motor Craft Ales, a nano-brewery in Windsor, will expand into a new location and expects to create 25 new jobs
- Goodness Me! Natural Food Market is set to open its newest store in Paris, Ontario this summer
- Hanover's Youth Activity and Technology Centre is set to open in May, creating three jobs. The centre will help youth to explore local job opportunities, develop mentorships and intern at local businesses.
- The Shoppers Drug Mart in Goderich will close in May, affecting 23 staff
- Ontario Northland Transportation Commission eliminated 11 clerical positions and laid off two painters, three support service workers and five rail mechanics at its refurbishment shop in North Bay due to a decline in work levels
- CBC/Radio-Canada will cut 30 positions in Ontario as part of a national reduction of 240 jobs across all areas of operation. According to the company, while some affected employees may be reassigned to other positions, there will be job losses.
- Amazon.com Inc. is moving into a new Toronto location and is looking to hire approximately 100 workers, mostly developers, engineers and salespeople
- London video game companies Big Viking Games and Digital Extremes Ltd. are hiring 30 and 40 staff, respectively
- Site preparation has begun on Suncor Energy Inc. and NextEra Energy Canada's 46-turbine Cedar Point Wind Power Project in Plympton-Wyoming, Lambton Shores and Warwick. The project is expected to be completed by the end of 2015.
- Two London companies, Artisan Metal Finishing and Attica Manufacturing Inc., will receive provincial government grants totaling $600K towards a $6M investment in new equipment and employee training, creating 33 new jobs and retaining 53 existing ones
- Aalbers Tool and Mold Inc. in Essex County will spend close to $10M on new machinery and staff training. The Government of Ontario will contribute $1M to the project, creating 33 jobs and retaining 106 existing ones.
- Fashion retailer, Forever 21, Inc., will open a store in Windsor called F21 Red in Devonshire Mall this fall
- Leamington medical marijuana grower, Aphria Inc., plans to expand starting in June, creating up to 20 new jobs
- An urgent care clinic will open this August in South Windsor, containing an optometrist's office, a pharmacy, and a medical and X-ray lab
- Benefit Cosmetics LLC, will open its first Canadian location this April in Toronto, with plans to expand over the next five years
- Jaeger-LeCoultre, a Swiss luxury watchmaker, will open a retail location at Yorkdale Shopping Centre in Toronto this spring
- Community Patient Transfer Group, a non-urgent medical transit company, expanded into Windsor in March. The company hired 15 of the workers that were laid off from the closure of Care Medical Transportation Services.
- Nipissing University in North Bay eliminated 16 support staff positions as part of ongoing restructuring efforts
- Haynes Printing Company Ltd. in Cobourg closed in March, affecting six workers
- Options Skilled Trades Career Fair, which connects high school students with opportunities in skilled trades, will be held on May 14, 2015 at the Pembroke Memorial Centre in Pembroke
- Loblaw Companies Limited announced it will build 50 new stores and improve more than 100 existing locations across Canada this year, creating more than 5,000 jobs at its corporate and independently-owned stores and 15,000 construction jobs
- Sutherland Global Services, a Windsor business process and technology management services company, projects it will hire 400 new staff over the next three months
- The Government of Canada is investing $8.1M into Fanshawe College's Canadian Centre for Product Validation in London, creating 115 permanent jobs and 50 temporary jobs during the project
- Gerry Weber, a German-based womenswear brand, plans to open eight locations in Canada, with six locations scheduled to open this spring in Southern Ontario
- Auto parts company TRW Automotive is expanding and has contracted with Mid South Land Development Corp. to build its second Windsor location, a $10M plant that is expected to be completed by May. The employer plans to add 60 new staff. The new building will be used for warehousing and light assembly.
- Cargill Value Added Meats in London is hiring 60 seasonal general labourers this summer
- The University of Windsor plans to hire up to 50 new faculty members
- Giant Tiger Stores Limited in Alliston relocated to the former Zellers location, creating 12 new full and part-time jobs and 12 temporary positions
- Quality Cheese Inc. has purchased a facility in Orangeville and will take possession in March. The plant will employ 20 people with plans to hire more.
- Winners will open a location at Sparks Street Mall in Ottawa, on the site of the former Zellers
- Two Thunder Bay businesses, Murillo Millworks and Thunder Bay Hydraulics Ltd., received $175,000 and $270,216, respectively, from the Province of Ontario to expand their businesses and purchase new equipment, creating 18 jobs
- Auto parts manufacturer, HBPO Canada Inc., is undergoing a $1.6M expansion and will add 12 new workers to its Windsor plant as a result of a 5-year contract renewal with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
- Windsor auto parts firm Mayson Machining Ltd. has opened a second plant on Pilette Road and plans to hire toolmakers, control technicians and labourers
- Weyerhaeuser Company Limited is looking to hire electricians, millwrights and steam engineers at its lumber mill in Kenora
- Boniferro Mill Works ULC in Sault Ste. Marie received $1M from the Province of Ontario to expand its sawmill and purchase new equipment, creating between 5 and 10 direct jobs and approximately 25 indirect forestry harvesting jobs
- Care Medical Transportation Services in Windsor-Essex closed in March affecting 24 staff
- Wilfred Laurier University eliminated 22 jobs due to budget constraints. The reductions consisted of support staff and management.
- Cambridge Memorial Hospital issued layoff notices to 14 registered practical nurses and 19 nurses. No job losses are expected as most positions will be eliminated through attrition and potentially replaced by 33 personal support workers.
- Applications are now open for the Ontario Summer Jobs programs that help youth find a job, start their own business, or work with the provincial government or its related agencies and community groups. Various deadlines apply.
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