- Key Available Sites
Vacant industrial lands/prime redevelopment sites are available, ranging from small industrial lots to a 635 acre site.
- Emerging Sector Opportunities
The region is an important forestry hub, but there are emerging opportunities in biomass and other renewable energy.
Opasatika and Val-Rita Harty boast competitive wage levels that are lower than larger communities and Southern Ontario.
|Selected Occupations||Wages ($/hour)||Reference Period|
|Crane Operators (NOC 7371-B)||17.26||28.39||36.00||2010|
|Contractors and Supervisors, Heavy Construction Equipment Crews (NOC 7217-B)||15.00||23.76||35.00||2010|
|Construction Estimators (NOC 2234-B)||15.33||21.48||28.75||2010|
|Forestry Technologists and Technicians (NOC 2223-B)||17.28||21.68||25.00||2010|
|Logging and Forestry Labourers (NOC 8616-D)||11.00||15.39||22.48||2010|
|Mining Engineers (NOC 2143-A)||N/A||49.02||N/A||2005|
|Geological and Mineral Technologists and Technicians (NOC 2212-B)||15.50||21.44||31.98||2010|
|Supervisors, Mining and Quarrying (NOC 8221-B)||20.00||31.44||47.50||2010|
Source: Wage Report for North-eastern Ontario, http://www.workingincanada.gc.ca
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