Reports identifies largest increases in fish plans, food service.
Stakeholders are disappointed that the Conservatives have no provisions for apprenticeships in the $14B New Building Canada Fund.
The Canada Job Grant aims for a July 1 start.
Employment minister says feds, provinces can expand paid co-ops for students
Agreement in principle includes the renewal of the Labour Market Agreement, renamed the Canada Job Fund.
Confederation College to prepare tech students for electrical utility careers.
Survey shows 71% of employers note responsibility to provide training programs but only 29% offer them.
Says he is optimistic an agreement with the provinces will be reached before the program goes into effect April 1.
PLANT’s 2014 Outlook survey shows execs are gearing up for better times.
Provinces want more flexibility to direct the money where it’s needed most.
Current skills shortages reflect supply and demand imbalances in specific jobs in certain locations.
Manufacturing among the sectors with the most potential for openings.
A significant issue for employers; all job areas will be affected equally: Hays Oil & Gas.
Outsourcing specialized talent a growing trend this year: Richter
They like the trained workforce; moves will create nearly 200 jobs.