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Engineer officers, water transport  (NOC 2274)
Southern Region
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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.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Nova Scotia.

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Table on the employment potential for Engineer officers, water transport in Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Nova Scotia Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2017-12-15

The employment outlook will be good for Engineer officers, water transport (NOC 2274) in Nova Scotia for the 2017-2019 period.

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 moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Engineer officers, water transport in the Nova Scotia region:

  • Approximately 350 people worked in this occupation in May 2011.
  • Engineer officers, water transport mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Support activities for transportation (NAICS 488): 19%
    • Federal government public administration (NAICS 911): 18%
    • Ship and Boat Building (NAICS 3366): 17%
    • Other transportation and warehousing (NAICS 482, 483, 486, 487, 493): 13%
    • Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 10%
  • Table on the employment potential for Engineer officers, water transport in Southern Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
    Location Employment Potential Release Date
    Annapolis Valley Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    Cape Breton Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    Halifax Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    North Shore Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    Southern Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15

Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News

Please consult the Southern Region and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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