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Desktop publishing operators and related occupations  (NOC 1423)
Halifax Region
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Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices

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Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Desktop publishing operators and related occupations in Halifax Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Halifax Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-12-23

No employment outlook has been assigned to Desktop publishing operators and related occupations (NOC 1423) in the Halifax region due to low levels of employment.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Jun 12 - Jun 16, 2017 Week of Jun 05 - Jun 09, 2017
  • QRA Corp Ltd., a Halifax-based developer of aerospace software to help engineering firms detect faults in the design phase, continues to attract business and has recently added several employees in the areas of project management and business development
  • Metamaterial Technologies, a Halifax-based firm that designs products based on light technology, could add 100 workers to its staff of 33 over the next three years. Aerospace giant Lockheed Martin recently contributed $5.6M to the company's research.
  • Ramar Construction will begin construction in the summer of 2017 on Soaring Way, an $8.1M residential development in Hammonds Plains
  • Lady Drive-Her, an airport taxi service that has 10 all-female drivers, has opened in Halifax
Week of May 29 - Jun 02, 2017
  • New businesses that have opened recently or will open soon in the Halifax area include a restaurant, The Rooftop, on Grafton Street, Juice Press in Purdy's Wharf, the Grounded Coffee Bar in Historic Properties, pawn shop Most Wanted on Cole Harbour Road, and toy store Scholar's Choice in the Mic Mac Mall
  • Construction Technologies Inc., a Burnside-based supplier to the construction industry, has gone into receivership. The jobs of 30 employees are affected.
  • The Best Western Plus Dartmouth near the Burnside Industrial Park will undergo an expansion over the next few months which is expected to result in the addition of up to 10 housekeeping and support jobs at the hotel
Week of May 22 - May 26, 2017
  • A contract awarded to Lockheed Martin Canada to replace combat systems on Chilean navy ships will result in additional jobs in systems software engineering and integration at the company¿s facility in Dartmouth, where 250 workers are now employed
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