Explore Careers - Job Market Report
Assemblers in this unit group assemble a variety of wood products and millwork, such as window sashes and doors. Inspectors in this unit group inspect wood products to ensure product quality. They are employed by establishments engaged in manufacturing a variety of wood and millwork products.
bench assembler, wood products, crate builder, wood, manufactured housing production worker, millwork assembler, pallet maker, wood, prefabricated housing assembler, sash and door inspector, wood products assembler, wood products assembling inspector, wooden box assembler, wooden door maker.
- Read production orders and diagrams
- Trim and sand joints, moulding, or other wooden parts to be assembled using hand and power tools
- Assemble wood products such as window sashes, doors, boxes, pallets, ladders and barrels using glue, staples, screws, bolts or other fasteners
- Assemble door panels, trusses, modular components and other parts on assembly line to make prefabricated housing using jigs, overhead cranes and hand and power tools
- Reinforce assembled products with dowelling or other supports, and install hardware such as knobs and hinges
- May assist with maintenance of machinery.
- Inspect wood products for conformance to quality standards
- Mark defective parts or products for repair
- Make minor adjustments and repairs
- Record information on products inspected.
Outlook & Prospects for Other Wood Products Assemblers and Inspectors in Moncton--Richibucto Region
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
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Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Feb 17 - Feb 21, 2014
- Upgrades and renovations on the Capitol Theatre in Moncton, worth $500,000, will take place this year, and are expected to be completed by the spring of 2015
- BMM Testlabs Canada, a Las Vegas-based gaming network consulting company, will create up to 173 jobs over four years for people with an IT background to do software programming, quality assurance testing, and related work, in Dieppe. The company, with over 15 workers currently in the area, will be eligible for a provincial payroll rebate program.
- BellaDerma Perfect Skin Centre, featuring skin treatment and massage services, has opened on Main Street in Moncton
- Professors and librarians have ended their nearly four-week strike at Mount Allison University in Sackville. Both parties have agreed to submit all outstanding differences around issues of equitable pay, pensions, and control over teaching and research to binding arbitration for resolution.
- Kingswood Academy, a private education centre, expects to add six more teachers to the 20 now on staff when it moves into a new building in Moncton north in the fall of 2014. Newco Construction will build the centre, which will also provide space for daycare and after-school programs.
- The Greater Moncton International Airport saw a 5.3% increase in passenger traffic in 2013 over 2012. Cargo traffic has also increased by 8.5% over two years since 2011.
- Freshii, a chain of restaurant franchises, will open its first Atlantic Canada location in February, at 679 Main Street in Moncton, employing 10 people
- Dieppe-based Adelin Properties plans to begin constructing a 1,800-square-metre strip mall in the spring, near Davidson Physiotherapy in Riverview. It should be ready for occupancy by the fall of 2014. No tenants have yet been signed.
- Professors and librarians at Mount Allison University went on strike on January 27, with classes coming to a halt. While the faculty association has not been speaking publicly about demands, the dispute seems centred on wages, contract length, and other issues.
- Based on year-end construction permit figures, Moncton saw an increase in activity in all major construction sectors except residential in 2013 compared to 2012. Figures fell in the neighbouring towns of Dieppe and Riverview.
- Marshalls, a fashion retailer with locations across Canada, will open a store in Moncton¿s Northwest Centre in March
- Two Walmart stores, in Moncton and Dieppe, have expanded to supercentres with full produce and other added sections. The Moncton store has gone from 250 to 350 workers with the conversion, while the Dieppe store has added 73 new jobs and now has 230 workers.
- A Pizza Delight in Shediac has been destroyed by fire, affecting about 30 workers. The owner plans to rebuild.
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