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|
|Annapolis Valley Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2016-12-23|
For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Food and beverage servers (NOC 6513) in the Annapolis Valley 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 small number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.
- Employee turnover in this occupation is high, which could generate additional employment opportunities.
Here are some key facts about Food and beverage servers in the Annapolis Valley region:
- Approximately 450 people work in this occupation.
- Food and beverage servers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Accommodation services (NAICS 721): 67%
- Food services and drinking places (NAICS 722): 31%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 29% compared to 12% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 67% compared to 67% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: less than 5% compared to 21% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 10 - Apr 14, 2017
- Kentville-based Apple Valley Foods, which was offered a payroll rebate program by the province of Nova Scotia earlier in April 2017 to create 80 jobs over five years, has already advertised for 12 positions, including jobs for 10 production labourers
- Kentville-based Apple Valley Foods, a manufacturer of frozen fruit pies, has been offered a payroll rebate from the Nova Scotia government if it creates up to 80 jobs over the next five years
- A second phase of construction on the Apple Dome, Berwick¿s multi-use recreation centre, will likely start in 2017. The $5.3M expansion will include the addition of a new curling facility, and fitness and health centres.
- Bubba Ray's Sports Bar will open in Garlands Crossing in February 2017, which will become the sixth location for the business. About 75 applications have been received for positions.
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