Where are the future jobs?

In January 2013, Kempsey Shire Council and the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations commissioned important new research to help identify the biggest future job growth areas for the Macleay Valley. From this research, the following occupations have been highlighted as offering a bright future for local job-seekers:


Manufacturing
  • Sheet Metal Trade Workers
  • Cabinet Makers
  • Electricians
  • Engineering Trades
  • Meat Engineering Process Workers
  • Bakers and Pastry Cooks
  • Carpenters and Joiners
  • Food and Drink Factory Workers
  • Truck Drivers

Construction
  • Electricians
  • Plumbers
  • Glaziers
  • Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics
  • Carpenters and Joiners
  • Architectural Building and Surveying Technicians
  • Earthmoving Plant Operators
  • Truck Drivers
  • Labourers

Retail
  • Motor Vehicle and Vehicle Parts Salespersons
  • Motor Vehicle and Vehicle Parts Fitters
  • Store Persons
  • Bookkeepers
  • Kitchen Hands
  • ICT Support Technicians
  • Advertising and Sales Managers
  • Pharmacists
  • Motor Mechanics
  • Butchers
  • Electronic Trades Workers

Accommodation, Cafes and Restaurants
  • Waiters
  • Bar Attendants
  • Chefs
  • Cooks
  • Pastry Cooks

Banking, Finance, Insurance
  • Financial Advisers
  • Insurance Agents
  • Finance Brokers
  • General Clerks
  • Credits and Loans Officers

Health Care and Social Assistance
  • Registered Nurses
  • Generalist Medical Practitioners
  • Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses
  • Welfare Supports Workers
  • Counsellors
  • Child Carers
  • Aged and Disabled Carers
  • Dental Assistants
  • Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers

Education and Training
  • Vocational Education Teachers
  • Early Childhood (Pre-Primary School) Teachers
  • Commercial Cleaners