Explore Careers - Job Market Report
Description | Titles | Duties | Related Occupations
Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices
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|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||(Undetermined)||2016-12-23|
No employment outlook has been assigned to Other small engine and small equipment repairers (NOC 7335) in Newfoundland and Labrador due to low levels of employment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jun 05 - Jun 09, 2017
- The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC) released its major projects inventory report for 2017. APEC forecasts $6.6B in spending on major projects this year for the province, a reduction of 15% from last year.
- The Provincial Government and Husky Energy have announced the West White Rose project in the offshore of NL will be going forward. The will be 250 permanent platform positions, and will create 10 million person-hours during construction.
- The Registered Nurses Union in Newfoundland and Labrador is asking the health care system to improve the way it approaches staffing of nurses. According to the union, nurses are often working overtime and 24 hour shifts which could impact patient care.
- A new robotic crab butchering system could soon be used in fish plants. The new system could improve job prospects in the province as crab will no longer have to be shipped out for the extraction process.
- AppAds Promotions, a company that creates apps for businesses, schools and municipalities, has created an app for iceberg hunters. Iceberg Alley was created to make it easier for people to experience icebergs and whales in the province.
- College of the North Atlantic has announced it is suspending seven programs in September due to low enrollment. This will result in the termination of 11 permanent positions, and temporary staff will also be affected.
- Rogers TV has announced the elimination of four jobs in St. John's, Corner Brook and Gander. The layoffs are two full-time and two part-time positions. Rogers TV has said the cuts will not affect programming.
- The NL provincial government has announced a new cabinet committee that will focus on creating more private sector jobs. The committee will focus on agriculture and aquaculture industries first, with the goal of creating jobs in rural areas.
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