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Manufacturing in Hamilton

Published: October 25, 2018

Want to learn about the face of manufacturing in Hamilton? Find out what jobs are available in manufacturing, what the annual salaries are, and the top job postings in 2017. Find out what education is required and the top skills needed in manufacturing. 


More than steel: Manufacturing in Hamilton

Published: October 23, 2017

 To celebrating Hamilton Manufacturing Week, October 23-27/17 WPH has created an infographic which provides information on the types of manufacturing in Hamilton, the top 3 jobs, jobs in demand, average annual wage, ages in manufacturing and much, much more!

Hamilton Manufacturing Week, Oct. 23-27/17

Published: October 19, 2017

 Focus on the Future!

Announcing Hamilton's advanced manufacturing virtual event!


Skills in the Manufacturing Sector in Hamilton

Published: March 30, 2015

This report provides a brief overview of the manufacturing sector in Hamilton. It brings to light many of the skills challenges the industry is facing, and where efforts need to focus to help alleviate the issues.


Sector of Interest: Manufacturing

Published: January 27, 2015

Based on data analysis and in consultation with the advisory team on the "Putting the Puzzle Together: Skills Alignment in Hamilton's Transforming Economy" project, five sectors with evidence of a skills mismatch were chosen to spotlight. Here we highlight Manufacturing. 

Industry Spotlight on...Manufacturing

Published: September 18, 2014

The release of the 2014 Labour Market Plan takes place on October 14, 2014. Every week leading up to the Labour Market Plan, Workforce Planning Hamilton will be releasing two industry profiles of the top ten industries of employment.

These profiles use the most current information available from the 2011 National Household Survey and are a great source of information including subsector employment, business counts, educational requirements and the top occupations by industry.


Trading up your career: Guide to career opportunities in the Skilled Trades

Published: April 1, 2011
WPH supports access to the skilled trades with this guide that profiles career opportunities in demand in the Hamilton area.  To determine which occupations appeared in the guide, WPH consulted with industry partners and local employers.

Workforce Focus, March 2011 - Disappearing Jobs

Published: March 31, 2011
The following occupations each lost significant numbers of workers in Ontario over the last 15 year.  Though each is in the estimated top 20 occupations with employment loss, they are not necessarily the top five.

Workforce Focus, May 2008, Manufacturing

Published: May 1, 2008
Employment trends; women in manufacturing; employment change by age group; recent start-ups and closures.

Workforce Focus Volume 2, Issue 1 - Food Processing

Published: May 1, 2007
Hamilton labour market information on the industry trends and workforce profile of the Food Processing sector.

Workforce Focus Volume 1, Issue 1 - Manufacturing

Published: May 1, 2006
Hamilton labour market information on the industry trends and workforce profile of the manufacturing sector.

Hamilton Advanced Manufacturing Industry Profile

Published: January 1, 2005
A profile of advanced manufacturing in Hamilton with identified advantages and opportunities.