Victoria, Queensland to battle for $5 billion contract for military factory jobs
Melbourne's former Holden factory would become a plant for high-tech war machines, creating hundreds of jobs, under a bid put forward by a defence manufacturer and backed by the Victorian Government. BAE Systems hopes to build 225 Land 400 AMV35 ...
BAE picks Victoria for Land 400 bid
Victoria bullish on LAND 400 capabilities
Defence contractor to build 225 combat vehicles in Melbourne if it ...
Land 400 plan to build war machines in Victoria and deliver jobs bonanza
... new Fishermans Bend Employment Precinct. BAE Systems Australia chief executive Glynn Phillips said “this new defence hub will provide sustainable, long-term, highly skilled work for Australians”. “I am delighted that we can be part of Victoria's ...
Waurn Ponds rail depot: $115 million stabling facility in limbo more than two years after announcement
Mr Hearsch said the project, which was originally touted as providing 100 construction jobs and 30 ongoing positions upon completion, would be a “very important job creator”. When Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews first announced the stabling yards in ...
Unemployment falls to 5.6 per cent in July
The Sydney Morning Herald
Over the past year, the three states with the strongest growth in employment were Tasmania [4.0 per cent], Victoria [3.1 per cent] and Queensland [2.7 per cent], while NSW is nearing full employment with only 5 per cent of the population unemployed.
Good news for job seekers in WA
Australia's golden run of jobs growth continues
The Stawell Times-News
St Arnaud to host free jobs session
The Stawell Times-News
Most importantly, the Murray Basin Rail Project will reduce transport logistics costs for industries and primary producers and ensure Victoria's rail network can meet the future freight demands. It involves standardising and upgrading 1055 kilometres ...
Andrews Government stacks Victoria's public boards with Labor mates
A Herald Sun analysis shows jobs for Labor mates on government boards could cost anywhere between $816,000 and $1.5 million. The salary for chairmanships held by two former ministers hold — John Lenders and John Thwaites — can be as high as ...
Teenagers career expectations too unrealistic, study shows
The study found teenagers “may not have a full appreciation of the types of jobs available to them”. Author Dr Jennifer Baxter said a disproportionate number hankered for more glamorous roles, such as in movies and professional sports. Fantasy ...
The power of 50: women shaping the future of Victoria's public sector
The Mandarin (registration)
While the Victorian state government is recording an increase in numbers of women at an executive level and in their general workforce, local government has seen little progress in women securing top jobs. Recent data from Victoria's Public Sector ...
Job cuts at Victoria hospital: union
A union leader fears 25 to 40 health jobs will be cut at Victoria hospital, thanks to new schedules that appear to rely on fewer workers. Michelle Gawronsky, president of Manitoba Government and General Employees' Union (MGEU), said the schedules would ...