New Brunswick has seen an increase in the trades and construction jobs, while employment in its manufacturing sector has declined. If you have building construction experience either as a carpenter, electrician or plumber you may want to investigate opportunities for construction jobs in New Brunswick. The province has also seen an increase in the number of medical, healthcare, service industry and public administration jobs.
In the city of Saint John, workers may find job opportunities with the Saint John Port Authority and its local supporting industries, so if you want to work as a longshoreman you can investigate job opportunities with the Port Authority.
The city of Fredericton’s universities, government services, the Canadian military are major employers.
Moncton, NB is home to transportation and distribution employers and its educational facilities include the Moncton Flight College and Université de Moncton which also provide employment opportunities.
Jobs in the forestry, mining, fishing and agricultural sectors can be found in the rural areas of the province.