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|
|Mauricie Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-12-23|
For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Construction managers (NOC 0711) in the Mauricie 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 remain relatively stable.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Construction managers in the Mauricie region:
- Approximately 380 people work in this occupation.
- Construction managers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Construction (NAICS 23): 60%
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 10%
- Transportation and warehousing (NAICS 48-49): 7%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: less than 5% compared to 13% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 78% compared to 68% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 22% compared to 19% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jul 03 - Jul 07, 2017
- The Commission scolaire de l'Énergie school board in Shawinigan is investing $14M in its buildings in the 2017-2018 school year, compared to $7M in the previous year (available in French only)
- On June 26, the City of Shawinigan began work on a drinking water treatment plant for Piles Lake. Upgrading drinking water facility standards in the city, a $57M project, must be completed by December 31, 2019. (available in French only)
- The Commission scolaire du Chemin-du-Roy in Trois-Rivières will undergo close to $31.5M worth of work in 2017¿2018 to maintain its facilities. The largest item on the agenda is expanding the Marie-Leneuf school, an $18.4M project. (available in French only)
- The City of Trois-Rivières will invest over $62M in its infrastructure, with $32M dedicated to the two drinking water reservoirs in the city's east sector and $30M to pave roads. Work will take place from mid-May to November. (available in French only)
- Holiday Inn Express & Suites Trois-Rivières started construction on a $10M site that is scheduled to be completed in spring 2018. This investment will create some 100 jobs during construction and some 40 jobs once the hotel is operational. (available in French only)
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