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 Light duty cleaners (NOC 6731) in the census metropolitan agglomeration of Montreal.
The following factors contributed to this outlook:
- Employment growth will lead to several 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 Light duty cleaners in the census metropolitan agglomeration of Montreal:
- Approximately 30,830 people work in this occupation.
- Light duty cleaners mainly work in the following sectors:
- Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 48%
- Accommodation and food services (NAICS 72): 15%
- Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 11%
- Nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 9%
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 08 - Jan 12, 2018
- The City of Montréal and the Government of Quebec have issued a call for tenders for the purchase of 300 hybrid buses for the Société de transport de Montréal. In response to the announcement, 600 bus drivers are expected to be hired by 2020. (available in French only)
- Bombardier has announced the sale of 12 aircraft to EgyptAir, as well as purchasing rights on an additional 12 units. The order is valued at a total of $2.76B (available in French only)
- The English Montreal School Board (EMSB) has announced the opening of a new automotive mechanics and stitch welding training centre in the Saint-Léonard borough (available in French only)
- eStruxture, a cloud- and network-services company, and its partners have announced a $150M investment to open a data centre in Montréal. Some 20 jobs will be created when the centre opens in spring 2018. (available in French only)
- Groupe Petra, the owner of the Place Victoria office tower in Montréal, has announced major renovations, valued at $60M, on the building (available in French only)
- Zenika, a French computer services company, has announced the creation of its North American headquarters and research and development centre in Montréal. The company plans on creating 50 jobs within 3 years. (available in French only)
- Arborite, a laminate countertop manufacturer, has announced that its Montréal plant will be converted to a distribution centre starting in February 2018. More than 100 workers will be laid off. (available in French only)
- Ivanhoé Cambridge, a real estate company, has announced the inauguration of Maison Manuvie in Montréal, a 27-storey building valued at an estimated $225M, which will also be Manulife Financial Corporation's new head office (available in French only)
- 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)
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