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|
|Windsor-Sarnia Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2017-08-25|
For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Tool and die makers (NOC 7232) in the Windsor - Sarnia 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 decline.
- A small number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Tool and die makers in the Windsor - Sarnia region:
- Approximately 1,920 people work in this occupation.
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 7% compared to 14% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 81% compared to 67% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 12% compared to 19% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Nov 06 - Nov 10, 2017
- Kentucky Fried Chicken will open a new location in Sarnia, which is expected to open by April 2018 and employ between 25 to 30 people
- Caesars Windsor will close the Artist Café, resulting in about 30 layoffs with some staff being transferred to other parts of the casino and others offered early retirement packages
- Tilray Canada Inc., owned by Lafitte Ventures, Ltd., held a job fair for their new medical marijuana facility in Enniskillen Township. They expect to hire more than 25 full time employees.
- Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern Energy Group LP have completed construction of a new wind farm in Lakeshore, near Windsor. Twelve permanent jobs will be created.
- Surplus Furniture & Mattress Warehouse will open a new location in Chatham and expects to hire between 10 to 15 staff
- The Government of Ontario is partnering with H & H Wood Products Inc., in Wheatley and investing $195,300 to purchase new equipment and expand production capacity, creating 13 new jobs and retaining 58 positions
- Tim Hortons opened a new location in Caesars Windsor
- The Windsor-Essex job fair was held this week and included 15 of the region¿s top employers promoting more than 1000 jobs
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