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|
|Toronto Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2016-12-23|
For the 2016-2018 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 moderate levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Printing press operators in the Toronto region:
- Approximately 4,400 people work in this occupation.
- Printing press operators mainly work in the following sectors:
- Printing and related support activities (NAICS 323): 73%
- Paper manufacturing (NAICS 322): 13%
- Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 6%
- 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
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Sep 12 - Sep 16, 2016
- Focal Healthcare Inc. in Toronto will receive up to $870K from the Government of Canada towards the production and commercialization of its prostate imaging technology. The investment is expected to create 17 full-time equivalent jobs.
- Ford Motor Co. will extend the production of its GT supercar from two years to four. It builds the GT at Multimatic Inc., an auto components company in Markham
- 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
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