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.
- 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 Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2014
- Bruce Power is investing $86.7M to conduct planned maintenance of its Unit 5 nuclear reactor in Tiverton, creating 400 temporary positions during the 50-day outage
- Strathcona Solar Initiatives announced that it will open a solar module manufacturing facility in the former Nortel building in Belleville this month, creating 130 positions. The company recently hired 50 employees at its new plant in Napanee.
- North Bay-based mine builder Cementation Canada Inc. secured a three-year contract to rehabilitate the shafts at a salt mine in Goderich. As many as 100 employees and sub-contractors are expected onsite during peak periods.
- Construction has started on the new $10M Avalon Catholic Elementary School in Ottawa, which is expected to open in September 2015
- Construction is underway at a new $4.5M commercial plaza in Walkerville in Essex County
- Ground breaking took place on a $2.3M project to construct a new Canadian Wildlife Services headquarters in Norfolk. STM Construction Ltd. of Brantford will construct the research facility with an expected completion date in October 2015.
- The City of Windsor has awarded a $1M+ contract to Giorgi Bros. Construction Ltd. to reconstruct sidewalks throughout the city
- Thomas Canning (Maidstone) Ltd. has signed a second contract with Nigeria, to provide food safety training workshops via their National Agency For Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)
- The Government of Ontario will provide $6M to expand and develop 30 community paramedicine programs to improve access to care in the community for patients with chronic conditions, especially seniors
- Menswear retailer Stollerys, which has been a Toronto landmark for 114 years, will close its Bloor Street West store in a few months
- The Children's Aid Society of the Districts of Sudbury and Manitoulin is closing its office in Little Current, affecting 21 employees
- The Atelka Inc. call centre in Sarnia, which works for client Rogers Communications Inc., will hire an additional 200 staff by March 2015, increasing its total staff to 400
- APAC Customer Services, Inc. is hiring about 150 new employees at its Hamilton office between October and December to fill positions in customer service, telesales, and phone and back-office support
- Astek Group, an IT and engineering consulting firm, has opened a Toronto office, Astek Toronto Inc., and plans to hire about 100 local employees over the next five years
- HGS Canada Inc. is currently recruiting 80 full-time customer service associates in North Bay, increasing its total workforce to over 400
- V-NEO Inc., an insurance consulting firm, has opened a Toronto office and plans to hire 30 employees within two years
- Evotech Industrial Coatings Inc. has opened a new manufacturing facility in Cornwall and expects to employ about 30 staff
- GreenField Specialty Alcohols Inc. will invest $40M into capital projects at its Chatham plant, creating up to eight new jobs for engineers, chemists, process operators and instrument technologists
- Pilot Diamond Tools Ltd., a mining manufacturing firm, has rehired five former employees and added several new employees to its growing workforce in North Bay
- Brightenview Development International Inc. plans to build a $45M Global Development Centre in Bleinheim. The 680,000 sq. ft. complex will provide manufacturing space and support services for up to 100 offshore businesses and create up to 500 jobs.
- Nautical Lands Group has started construction on a new 144-unit residential development for seniors in Picton. The project will also include medical offices for the Prince Edward Family Health Team.
- A new 5-unit strip mall at Highway 35 and County Rd. 21 near Minden is being built by Wayne MacDowall Construction and is expected to be completed by next year
- Site preparation work has begun in Norwood for a combination Mac's Convenience store and gas station at the former J. J. Stewart Motors site on Highway 7
- Work has begun on a $3.2M project to install toll booth technology on the Canadian side of the Blue Water Bridge in Point Edward near Sarnia
- Construction firm Bre-Ex Ltd. has been awarded a $2.5M contract for the Phase I environmental remediation of the contaminated Centennial Park in Sarnia
- Bondfield Construction Company Ltd. has been awarded a $125.7M contract to expand and redevelop the Hawkesbury & District General Hospital. Scheduled for completion in summer 2018, the expanded hospital will employ an additional 80 staff.
- Construction will begin in October on a new $3.1M Port Hope police station headquarters that is to be completed in about 15 months
- Retailer Holt Renfrew & Co. Ltd. has opened its first menswear only store on Toronto's Bloor Street West
- Ford Motor Company of Canada Limited will add 1,000 jobs at its Oakville assembly plant, increasing the total employment at the facility to more than 4,000
- Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation on Manitoulin Island received $500,000 from the Government of Canada to expand an existing facility to accommodate new business tenants, creating 22 jobs during construction and three permanent jobs upon completion
- BlackBerry Inc. plans to hire about 350 engineers in the coming months, many of the positions will be based in Waterloo
- DeAngelis Construction Inc. of Windsor has been awarded a $17.8M contract to build Phase II of Lakeshore's Atlas Tube Centre in Essex County
- Mississauga-based discount retailer XS Cargo plans to close its 50, stores across Canada. Twenty-six of these stores are in Ontario.
- Wasaya Airways LP has laid off 46 employees as part of wider restructuring efforts
- Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners L.P. is decommissioning the Lake Superior cogeneration plant in Sault Ste. Marie, affecting 10 employees
- Metro Inc. will be closing its grocery store in the Stone Church Square plaza in Hamilton in November, affecting 88 employees
- Bombardier Inc. is laying off 31 employees in Thunder Bay
- HGS Canada Inc. will open a new call centre in Windsor by early 2015, creating about 400 customer service and support jobs.
- Clintar Landscape Management plans to hire up to 100 full-time and seasonal staff in London, including mechanics, supervisors and general labourers
- eSentire Inc., a cyber-security firm, has raised $14M in funding and will begin hiring about 40 employees for its research facility in Cambridge
- Weber-Stephen Products LLC has opened its first Canadian office and Weber Grill Academy in Vaughan employing 32 staff
- Saje Natural Wellness has opened its first Ontario store in Mississauga's Square One Shopping Centre, with three more Toronto locations to follow by early 2015
- Longlac Lumber Inc. is hiring workers to reopen the former Long Lake Forest Products Inc. sawmill in Greenstone northeast of Thunder Bay
- Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation near Kenora received $490,000 from the Government of Canada to complete construction of its Community Development Centre, creating six to eight jobs during construction and five to seven jobs upon completion
- Earl of March Secondary School and South March Public School in Kanata will undergo a $17M expansion, with construction expected to be completed by September 2015
- Construction has begun on a new 22,000 sq.-ft. building for airport operator The Loomex Group at the Peterborough Municipal Airport. It is expected to be complete in early 2015.
- Construction has begun on a $10M greenhouse facility at the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre in Niagara that will focus on innovation in food production
- Brick Brewing Co. Limited is investing $9M into their brewing operations in Kitchener. The expansion is expected to be completed by October 2015.
- Construction started on OD/Park Secondary School, a new Orillia school for students from the Park Street Collegiate Institute and Orillia District Collegiate and Vocational Institute (ODCVI)
- H&M has opened its first store in northern Ontario at the Station Mall in Sault Ste. Marie
- Construction has started on a new Volkswagen dealership in Orléans. An additional five new commercial buildings are expected to start in spring 2015.
- The Waterloo Delta, a four-star hotel by Delta Hotels and Resorts has opened in Waterloo
- The Government of Ontario will invest over $6M to assist student entrepreneurs through Campus-Linked Accelerators and On-Campus Entrepreneurship Activities at several colleges and universities in Southwestern Ontario
- The Student Times Job Fair and Training Expo will take place on October 22, 2014, at the Mississauga Convention Centre
- Continental Mushroom Corporation (1989) Ltd., a supplier of fresh mushrooms based in Metcalfe near Ottawa, was placed into receivership in August, affecting about 200 employees
- Glencore Kidd Operations has laid off about 55 workers at their copper and zinc Kidd mine in Timmins
- Mining and oil and gas equipment manufacturer ESCO Corp. in Port Hope is temporarily laying off over 30 staff
- The Municipality of Chatham-Kent will outsource some children's services, affecting up to 23 workers at the May Court Childcare Learning Centre in Chatham and Wallaceburg Childcare Learning Centre in Wallaceburg
- Burger King Corporation will close its only restaurant in Sarnia in October, affecting up to 22 employees
- Ten painters in the refurbishment division of the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (ONTC) in North Bay are being laid off
- Women's clothing brand Crisca has closed all of its remaining Canadian stores, including its two Toronto locations
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