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|
|Montréal Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2017-12-15|
The employment outlook will be good for Human resources and recruitment officers (NOC 1223) in the census metropolitan agglomeration of Montreal.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
- Several positions will become available due to retirements.
- There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.
Here are some key facts about Human resources and recruitment officers in the census metropolitan agglomeration of Montreal:
- Approximately 5,860 people work in this occupation.
- Human resources and recruitment officers mainly work in the following sectors:
- Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 24%
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 14%
- Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 9%
- Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 8%
- Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 7%
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 27 - Dec 01, 2017
- Purolator Inc. has announced the closure of its Montréal call centre in April 2018 in order to relocate its operations to New Brunswick. In total, 88 people are affected by this move. (available in French only)
- Aimia, a Montréal-based company and loyalty program manager, has announced the layoff of 200 people following a reorganization (available in French only)
- The City of Montréal plans on opening a recycling sorting centre in the Lachine district in 2019, a project valued at over $50M (available in French only)
- Bell Mobility laid off more than 100 people at its Montréal call centre after consolidating its operations. (available in French only)
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