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Posted by Chloe McGreal, Associate Recruitment Consultant, on Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014
Anyone who has ever had to recruit for a role has asked exact question upon seeing one of two things: either A) low numbers of applications or B) hundreds of resumes from people who – albeit are probably good candidates otherwise – are not suitable for that particular role.
It's a problem that almost every company in Canada (and around the world) faces. So what can an employer do?
Posted Jackie Burns, VP Western Region, on Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014
The Forestry boom, driven by increasing international demand for Canadian timber, is creating opportunities across Canada, and British Columbia is seeing a rapid increase in new sites and increased productivity.
How can mining and forestry professionals take advantage of this increasing activity?
Posted By Jim Fearon, Vice President, Central North America, on Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014
BOMA and Hays bring you the latest labour market information in this annual industry compensation survey report.
With detailed salary information for positions within property and facilities management, this guide contains region-by-region updates, giving insight and advice on skills in demand, hiring and market forecasts.
Posted Jackie Burns, VP Western Region, on Monday, Dec 1, 2014
With labor shortages in planning, operations and silvicultural positions, the Forestry industry faces a widening skill gap. Hays is seeing strong demand in the industry for candidates with five to ten years of experience who are looking to take on leadership positions within some of Canada’s leading forestry businesses.
How can companies position themselves as employers of choice for these ambitious, experienced professionals?
Posted By Jackie Burns, VP Western Region, on Friday, Nov 28, 2014
Demand for millwrights continues to climb across the country, especially in the Forestry industry, with national shortages affecting many sites.
In a candidate-tight, highly competitive market, companies need to focus not only on filling current talent needs, but on creating a talent pipeline to meet future requirements.