Occupational Information

LOCAL OR REGIONAL LEVEL INFORMATION

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EMPLOYERONE SURVEY – 2018 OXFORD COUNTY RESULTSThe EmployerOne Survey taps into labour related issues faced by the local employers in the last 12 months, or anticipated by the local employers for the next 12 months. These are the results from 80 usable surveys were collected in Oxford County in January, 2018.

Separate results are also available for Middlesex, Elgin, and London.
EMPLOYERONE SURVEY RESULTS (2019)The EmployerOne Survey is a comprehensive survey of local employers focused on the demand-side of the London-region labour market. It is designed to collect information annually on a range of Human Resource issues: labour turnover, hard-to-fill positions, recruitment difficulties, and current and future skill shortages.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY WORKFORCE PROFILEThe Invest In Middlesex Workforce Profile includes a Labour Force By Occupation table.
THE APPRENTICESHIP NETWORKTAN provides and promotes apprenticeship information to employers, youth, and job seekers in Elgin, Middlesex, and Oxford.
WHAT CAN I DO
WITH MY
DEGREE / MAJOR?
Many universities offer "What can I do with my degree?" lists of occupations. The type of information that you might find includes: typical careers or jobs associated with a specific degree; alternative careers that may not be directly related; and employers who have hired graduates with this degree.
Some examples can be found at:
Carleton: Degree to Future
Guelph: Career Options By Degree.
McGill: What Can I Do With My Studies?
Western: Options for Social Science Majors
WORKTRENDSWorktrends.ca/jobs contains most current employment trend, hourly salary and job openings for over 500 occupations based on National Occupation Code in Elgin, Middlesex Oxford Counties.

PROVINCIAL OR NATIONAL LEVEL INFORMATION

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CAREER CRUISINGPassword required. Explore Careers by alphabetical occupational title, by school subject, by career cluster (broad occupational field), or by a variety of criteria including educational level, earnings, and working conditions.
EMPLOYMENT ONTARIODatabase of occupational descriptions for specific occupations (e.g.: accounting) or industries/sectors (e.g.: career in aerospace).
JOB BANKThis site uses detailed NOC occupational information, and adds information on wages, outlook, and current job postings.
LABOUR MARKET INFORMATION (MTCU)Search Job Profiles: From this link, we can select an occupation and get information on (among other things) outlooks, skill requirements, growth compared to other occupations, comparative pay, occupational profile, industries where occupation is found, geographical locations of occupation, licensing/industry associations, and links to essential skills profiles, NOC etc. Very useful!
MTCU LABOUR MARKET RESEARCHOntario’s labour market information and statistics for career planning: work trends and the skills, education and training needed for jobs today, and in the future.
NATIONAL OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION (NOC) 2016The NOC is the standard for classifying and describing occupations in the Canadian economy. Occupations are classified by skill type and skill level. Skill type is defined as the type of work performed, and there are 10 skill types. Skill level is defined as the amount and type of education and training required, and there are 4 skill levels. There are approximately 40,000 occupational titles classified in the 500 occupational unit groups.
NOC MATRIX (HTML)
CAREER HANDBOOK
ONTARIO JOB FUTURESThis is the "Find an Occupation" section of Ontario Job Futures. You can find an occupational description by quick search or title, by category, or by alphabetical listing. There is limited local information at the end of each profile.

OTHER SOURCES OF INFORMATION

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ALBERTA LEARNING INFORMATION SERVICEOccupational Profiles (OCC Info) provides detailed descriptions of 500+ occupations, which you can search by title, NOC, interest, school subject, field of study or industry.
Of interest:
profiles for Emerging Occupations
200 video career clips
DIRECTORY OF OCCUPATIONAL PROFILESThe Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials provides a Directory of Occupational Profiles to learn about occupations in Canada.