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
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No employment outlook has been assigned to Plateless printing equipment operators in the Edmonton region due to low levels of employment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 06 - Nov 10, 2017
- Two restaurants, Credo and OEB Breakfast Co., will be opening in the new Enbridge Centre in downtown Edmonton. The building owners are looking for a third tenant for the largest space on the main floor.
- Evolve Strength, a health and fitness centre, is opening up in downtown Edmonton in January. The company expects 50 to 60 people will work in the facility, mostly independent practitioners who will lease space.
- TD Insurance is closing its call centre in Edmonton effective March 2, 2018. The call centre operations are being moved to Halifax and Saint John, NB.
- Sturgeon County is formally supporting the Canada Kuwait Petrochemical Corporation's proposed $4B petrochemical complex just north of Edmonton. The project, expected to support 2,000 construction jobs and 150 permanent ones, is scheduled for completion in 2021.
- Construction is underway on the Fairfield Inn by Marriott hotel at the Edmonton International Airport. The $21M hotel is scheduled to open in January 2019.
- The City of Edmonton is demolishing the old Walterdale bridge, following the opening of a new replacement bridge in September. The demolition is expected to be complete by the end of 2017.
- New York City-based fashion brand Michael Kors has opened its first dedicated men's store in Canada, at West Edmonton Mall. The mall is also seeing the addition of a number of new premium brand stores this year.
- The University of Alberta has received $18.6M from the Canada Foundation for Innovation. About one-half the funding is earmarked for nanotechnology and permafrost research.
- GrenEx Pharms Inc., a medical cannabis producer in Edmonton, has been granted a license from Health Canada. The company expects to produce 1,000 kg of dried bud a year once its facility is in full operation next spring.
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