Youth employed in our region most commonly work in sales and service occupations, representing 53% of all youth employment. Occupations in business, finance and administration and trades, transport and equipment operations offer good opportunities for youth in Hamilton.
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More than 6,000 people looking for help to cope with job loss have turned to www.lostmyjob.ca in its first year. Lostmyjob was launched a year ago by Workforce Planning Hamilton and the Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie.
Every month Workforce Planning Hamilton emails The Workforce Check-up survey to local employers with the goal of creating a monthly snapshot of labour market activity in Hamilton. We ask if employers are hiring, laying off and what jobs are being created, or lost in the community.
WPH's Labour Market Plan 2011 presented in French.
We invite you to join WPH on Twitter, Linkedin and Facebook.
WPH's Labour Market Plan 2011 includes: an update on our 2010 Action Plan; information on Hamilton’s labour market context; Industry Profiles for Healthcare and the Supply Chain Sectors...
The spring/summer 2011 issue of Careerview is focused on the accommodation and food services industry.
WPH's newsletter: June 15/11
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