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Canada, Job Seeker, Labour Market

Where the Jobs Are

With a record number of unfulfilled jobs in Canada, the Labour Market provides many opportunities for job seekers.

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Currently, there are more than 361,700 unfilled jobs in Canada according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).

At 5.9%, Canada’s unemployment rate is the lowest it has been since the financial crisis of 2008-2009.

More than 390,000 net new jobs were added in 2017. The 2.1% increase is faster than the growth of the population.

British Columbia is leading the way with the highest job vacancy rate in Canada at 3.4%. A total of 60,100 jobs are available – the highest number of unfilled vacancies in the country.

Learn more by reading the Huffington Post article.

 

Read Employment E-News – January 2018 – Goal Setting for the New Year

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About Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre

Whether you're looking for a job, or wanting to hire new skilled job ready employees , the Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre can help. Locations in Pickering and Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.

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