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Outlook & Prospects for Printing Press Operators in Toronto 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|
|Toronto Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be limited for Printing Press Operators (NOC 7381) in the Toronto 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 is expected to decline.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Printing Press Operators in the Toronto region:
- Approximately 4,770 people work in this occupation.
- Printing Press Operators mainly work in the following sectors:
- Printing and related support activities (NAICS 323): 63%
- Paper manufacturing (NAICS 322): 9%
- Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 8%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: less than 5% compared to 11% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 74% compared to 71% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 23% compared to 18% for all occupations
Please refer to the Ontario tab for more information related to occupational trends.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016
- Matter and Form Inc., a 3D scanner manufacturer in Toronto, will receive an $858K repayable contribution from the Government of Canada to complete the commercialization of their second generation 3D scanners, creating 12 jobs
- Johnson Controls Inc., an auto parts manufacturer will be closing its Whitby plant and eliminating more than 200 jobs on July 1, 2016
- The Government of Canada is investing up to $2M in Quality Cheese Inc. a specialty cheese manufacturer in Orangeville. The funding will expand the manufacturer's production capabilities and is expected to create up to 20 full-time jobs by 2017.
- Baylis Medical Company, a medical devices manufacturer in Mississauga, will receive up to $4.22M from the Government of Ontario to expand its research and development operation. The project will create 84 new jobs and retain 194 positions.
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