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Tasmanian jobs up, but numbers not rosy for women, full-timers - The Advocate
Tasmanian jobs up, but numbers not rosy for women, full-timers  The Advocate

Tasmania's tentative return to jobs growth continued in May, but weakness in female and full-time employment persisted. The state gained 200 jobs for the ...


Online job ad numbers fall again in May - NEWS.com.au
Online job ad numbers fall again in May  NEWS.com.au

The number of jobs advertised online dipped 0.7 per cent in May, marking a fifth consecutive month of falls recorded by the federal government's Internet ...


Tasmanian wind farm plans are not all hot air, but how will they work? - ABC News
Tasmanian wind farm plans are not all hot air, but how will they work?  ABC News

Multi-million dollar wind farms are springing to life in Tasmania, and there are billions of dollars more in the pipeline. How will that affect the power security of the ...


Hobart's population is booming, is Launceston being left behind? - ABC News
Hobart's population is booming, is Launceston being left behind?  ABC News

Young health professional Manning Mitchell is the type of resident Launceston is desperate to attract, and he loves the perks of life in a regional town. But while ...


OPINION: Agriculture continues to grow, creating more jobs, opportunities - The Advocate
OPINION: Agriculture continues to grow, creating more jobs, opportunities  The Advocate

We are backing rural and regional Tasmania by investing $100 million in the 2019-20 Budget to fund a range of initiatives that will help grow the annual farm ...


Doubling Tasmania's power generation capacity - Mirage News
Doubling Tasmania's power generation capacity  Mirage News

Guy Barnett,Minister for Energy The Hodgman Liberal Government is on track to achieve our bold vision to unlock Tasmania's potential as the renewable...


Australia's regional migration program failing both migrants and communities, expert says - ABC News
Australia's regional migration program failing both migrants and communities, expert says  ABC News

Apple Wang has an accounting degree from an Australian university, but in Hobart, the only job she could get was driving for Uber. Experts say it's cases like this ...


Takling Point: Star performers — fuelling our farming powerhouse - The Mercury
Takling Point: Star performers — fuelling our farming powerhouse  The Mercury

The State Government is a great supporter of Tasmania's agriculture sector, recognising its role in building a stronger economy and creating thousands of jobs.


Letters to the Editor, June 20, 2019 - The Mercury
Letters to the Editor, June 20, 2019  The Mercury

In your Letters to the Editor today: Fly-in-fly-out workers, call to keep Oakdale Lodge and homelessness.


Union anticipates 50 job losses in Tasmania under Telstra restructure - Tasmania Examiner
Union anticipates 50 job losses in Tasmania under Telstra restructure  Tasmania Examiner

It is anticipated there will be 50 job losses in Tasmania as the company embarks on a major business restructure.


Small rise in WA’s unemployment rate as 4000 jobs lost - The West Australian
Small rise in WA’s unemployment rate as 4000 jobs lost  The West Australian

Australia's unemployment rate remained steady at a seasonally adjusted 5.2 per cent in May, but underemployment has risen because of a jobs surge ...


WIN TV axes Local News and Cuts Jobs in Orange, Wagga, Albury and Hervey Bay - TV Blackbox
WIN TV axes Local News and Cuts Jobs in Orange, Wagga, Albury and Hervey Bay  TV Blackbox

Regional TV staff across NSW and Southern Qld have been left frustrated and disappointed after learning they will soon lose their jobs, with confirmation WINTV ...


State budgets reveal much bleaker outlook for economies than Canberra predicts - Sydney Morning Herald
State budgets reveal much bleaker outlook for economies than Canberra predicts  Sydney Morning Herald

Forecasts made by state and territory treasuries reveal none are as optimistic about wages, inflation or jobs growth as the federal government.


Australian Local Government Association releases its 2019 State of the Regions report - Tasmania Examiner
Australian Local Government Association releases its 2019 State of the Regions report  Tasmania Examiner

The Australian Local Government Association released its 2019 State of the Regions report on Sunday.


Hobart news: Roadkill numbers released, charges laid over 75yo's bashing - ABC News
Hobart news: Roadkill numbers released, charges laid over 75yo's bashing  ABC News

MORNING BRIEFING: New data reveals the animals most at risk of being hit or killed on Tasmanian roads, a former physician at Royal Hobart Hospital unloads ...


The environment vs jobs? We have been in this fight before - The Guardian
The environment vs jobs? We have been in this fight before  The Guardian

There's nothing new in conservationists needing to win over working people. The Adani campaign can learn from the proposed Franklin Dam.


Treasurer Peter Gutwein ‘pleased’ to support Mona hotel funds - The Mercury
Treasurer Peter Gutwein ‘pleased’ to support Mona hotel funds  The Mercury

TREASURER Peter Gutwein told Mona founder David Walsh he was pleased to back the museums request for a Federal Government grant to help build a hotel ...


Mining drives consistent job growth through 2019 - Australian Mining
Mining drives consistent job growth through 2019  Australian Mining

Employment company SEEK has revealed that the mining, resources and energy sector was the third-strongest contributor to the Australian employment market ...


Population report: Tasmanian Government commits to growth, but policy holds no regional incentives - Tasmania Examiner
Population report: Tasmanian Government commits to growth, but policy holds no regional incentives  Tasmania Examiner

The policy aims to increase Tasmania's population to 650000 by 2050.


Tree changers head for Tasmania's north-east to find a haven from city living - ABC News
Tree changers head for Tasmania's north-east to find a haven from city living  ABC News

St Marys on Tasmania's north-east coast has attracted tree changers looking for the real Australia away from the bustling capital cities, and many residents ...


Why the ‘tax on jobs’ is a crock and roll - The West Australian
Why the ‘tax on jobs’ is a crock and roll  The West Australian

One of Australia's most respected businessmen is calling on the McGowan Government to slash payroll tax, saying it needs to be cheaper to employ workers.


Hobart news: Farewell to Tasmanian golfing legend, duel over dual-naming policy - ABC News
Hobart news: Farewell to Tasmanian golfing legend, duel over dual-naming policy  ABC News

MORNING BRIEFING: A Tasmanian golfer who held the world record as the youngest to ever score a hole-in-one has died — and Tasmania's Aboriginal ...


Unemployment remains steady at 5.2pc despite an extra 42,300 jobs - ABC News
Unemployment remains steady at 5.2pc despite an extra 42,300 jobs  ABC News

Australia's unemployment rate remains stuck at 5.2 per cent, despite the creation of 42300 jobs in May, as a record number of people look for work.


Soft skills top list of must-haves for future workers - Tasmania Examiner
Soft skills top list of must-haves for future workers  Tasmania Examiner

Tasmania might be sailing a wave of economic prosperity, but the state's workforce is missing the soft skills needed for the future of work, a new Deloitte report ...


Police union says Michael Ferguson not briefed over extent of Ambulance Tasmania job dispatch - Tasmania Examiner
Police union says Michael Ferguson not briefed over extent of Ambulance Tasmania job dispatch  Tasmania Examiner

Police union says computer system records number of ambulance jobs police sent to.


Jobs boom in CBDs leaves a long commute for exploding outer-suburban population - ABC News
Jobs boom in CBDs leaves a long commute for exploding outer-suburban population  ABC News

Australia's sprawling outer suburbs have rapidly growing populations, but most of the new residents have a very long commute to get to jobs that are mainly ...


Government labelled 'in denial' over budget priorities: TasCOSS - Tasmania Examiner
Government labelled 'in denial' over budget priorities: TasCOSS  Tasmania Examiner

The state budget has been slammed for ignoring the needs of many Tasmanians doing it tough. Tasmanian Council of Social *Service* chief executive Kym ...


Outgoing Tasmanian senator Lisa Singh fires some parting shots across Labor's bow - ABC News
Outgoing Tasmanian senator Lisa Singh fires some parting shots across Labor's bow  ABC News

Senator Lisa Singh says fourth place on the Labor ticket was a bridge too far to cross, and wants Labor to get rid of any intimidatory preselection processes.


Talking Point: Hospitals paying the price of budget strategy - The Mercury
Talking Point: Hospitals paying the price of budget strategy  The Mercury

The 2019 state budget has the potential to do to Will Hodgman and Peter Gutwein what the 2014 federal budget did for Tony Abbott and Joe Hockey. Its that bad.


Why the electorate of Bass changed hands again in federal election - ABC News
Why the electorate of Bass changed hands again in federal election  ABC News

Peter Richards voted for Labor for 40 years, but the 66-year-old Ravenswood resident gave the Liberals his first preference in last week's federal election.


Two-speed job market - TheBull.com.au
Two-speed job market  TheBull.com.au

Employment rose for the 12th straight month, up by 42,300 in May after a revised 43,100 increase in jobs in April (previously reported as a 28,400 increase in ...


Recruit for core skills, train for soft skills in future of work - Tasmania Examiner
Recruit for core skills, train for soft skills in future of work  Tasmania Examiner

Recruiter talks of key skills gaps in Tasmanian health care, hospitality.


Telstra to shut its Launceston store - Tasmania Examiner
Telstra to shut its Launceston store  Tasmania Examiner

Telstra has decided to shut its store in Launceston's Brisbane Street Mall, resulting in the loss of 14 jobs. The company reached this decision after some time of ...


Is Tasmania's economy on the turn? Watch these numbers - The Advocate
Is Tasmania's economy on the turn? Watch these numbers  The Advocate

BUDGET ANALYSIS: Tasmania's economic thermometers.


Contemporary music sector responds to Tasmanian budget [exclusive] - The Music Network
Contemporary music sector responds to Tasmanian budget [exclusive]  The Music Network

According to the Tasmanian government's budget papers, the creative industries contributed $66 million to the state's economy in the past financial year.


Peter Gutwein hails Tasmania's even stronger business investment - The Advocate
Peter Gutwein hails Tasmania's even stronger business investment  The Advocate

Tasmania's private investment boom is continuing to strengthen. Private new capital investment in the March quarter totalled $367 million in real trend terms, the ...


Family who travelled the world on a yacht before moving to Tasmania tell their story - Daily Mail
Family who travelled the world on a yacht before moving to Tasmania tell their story  Daily Mail

An decision to sell their business, buy a yacht and hit the open seas led a French couple to take their family (pictured) on an around the world trip that continued ...


TasCOSS lays bares the harsh reality of the ‘other’ Tasmania - The Mercury
TasCOSS lays bares the harsh reality of the ‘other’ Tasmania  The Mercury

MORE Tasmanians are accessing welfare, battling underemployment and waiting on the housing register today than when the Hodgman Government came to ...


New foreign investor land tax would hit regional Tasmania, investment, says Labor's Shane Broad - The Advocate
New foreign investor land tax would hit regional Tasmania, investment, says Labor's Shane Broad  The Advocate

Shane Broad has grilled the Treasurer about the lack of detail about the proposed tax.


Australia's unemployment rate is around 5% but that's not reflective of job market conditions across the country - here's proof - Business Insider Australia
Australia's unemployment rate is around 5% but that's not reflective of job market conditions across the country - here's proof  Business Insider Australia

Australia's unemployment rate, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), currently sits at 5.2%. It was also as low as 4.9% in February, at the time ...


Young people struggling to find work as Hobart revealed as worst capital city for youth unemployment - ABC News
Young people struggling to find work as Hobart revealed as worst capital city for youth unemployment  ABC News

Merri Sims has been looking for a job since July. She's finished year 12 and completed vocational courses, but says it's hard to find a job without experience.


News Corp to slash more than 50 jobs - Barossa & Light Herald
News Corp to slash more than 50 jobs  Barossa & Light Herald

News Corp is slashing dozens of editorial jobs across the country, with nearly a third of the cuts coming from Victoria. The company has already identified th...


Talking Point: Tasmania can thrive if we work together - The Mercury
Talking Point: Tasmania can thrive if we work together  The Mercury

OUR state is in a well-publicised state of flux. The economy is booming, currently in third place behind Victoria and NSW. Population growth is 100 per cent ...


Young people on Tasmania's east coast raise lack of employment as key issue as federal election looms - ABC News
Young people on Tasmania's east coast raise lack of employment as key issue as federal election looms  ABC News

In St Helens, a tourist hotspot on Tasmania's east coast, locals say job opportunities for young people are limited, and they're losing out to bigger cities.


Apprentice numbers in Tasmania have grown 6.6 per cent in past 12 months - Tasmania Examiner
Apprentice numbers in Tasmania have grown 6.6 per cent in past 12 months  Tasmania Examiner

The figures were released in a quarterly update by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.


Better Tasmanian jobs news, but a long way to go yet - The Advocate
Better Tasmanian jobs news, but a long way to go yet  The Advocate

Justine Keay gives Liberals a whack over full-time job losses.


Albanese begins quest to reclaim Tasmania - Western Magazine
Albanese begins quest to reclaim Tasmania  Western Magazine

Anthony Albanese has declared his love for Tasmania as he begins a three-year Labor mission to win back the state's swinging north. The opposition leader ...


Australian-owned ride-share app launches in Northern Tasmania - Tasmania Examiner
Australian-owned ride-share app launches in Northern Tasmania  Tasmania Examiner

Hi Oscar is an alternative to Uber and other ride-share apps.


Right to Information shows demand for Special Operations Group is statewide - Tasmania Examiner
Right to Information shows demand for Special Operations Group is statewide  Tasmania Examiner

The police union has pushed for the SOG to be reestablish as a full-time squad.


Hobart news: TEMCO smelter jobs in the balance, icebreaker Nuyina final touches - ABC Local
Hobart news: TEMCO smelter jobs in the balance, icebreaker Nuyina final touches  ABC Local

The future of around 300 jobs at a Tasmanian smelter is unclear due to what the company describes as changes in market dynamics, as the Romanian-built ...


Australian Services Union against "rate pegging" in Tasmania - The Advocate
Australian Services Union against "rate pegging" in Tasmania  The Advocate

The Australian Services Union has warned the government not to introduce rate pegging as part of its review of the local government sector, arguing councils ...


Tasmanian Budget 2019: Defence strategy will be funded by the Tasmanian Government - Tasmania Examiner
Tasmanian Budget 2019: Defence strategy will be funded by the Tasmanian Government  Tasmania Examiner

The funds will be used to help local businesses win more defence industry contracts.


State of the states: Queensland and Tasmania win it for the Coalition - The Conversation AU
State of the states: Queensland and Tasmania win it for the Coalition  The Conversation AU

Our “state of the states” series takes stock of the key issues, seats and policies affecting the vote in each of Australia's states. We'll check in with our expert ...


Health jobs 'impossible to fill' as hospitals deal with higher demand, union claims - ABC News
Health jobs 'impossible to fill' as hospitals deal with higher demand, union claims  ABC News

As Tasmania deals with increasing demands on the health system, unions say it is impossible to get positions filled — but the Government denies there is a ...


Chris Anstey calls for Tasmanian team in the NBL - Lakes Mail
Chris Anstey calls for Tasmanian team in the NBL  Lakes Mail

Australian basketball great Chris Anstey believes Tasmania has an NBL future.


How do we help fill up the big country? - The Advocate
How do we help fill up the big country?  The Advocate

The region needs to be looking at how we turn around population decline, and soon.


Labor and Liberal candidates promise action on Tasmanian job losses - The Advocate
Labor and Liberal candidates promise action on Tasmanian job losses  The Advocate

JOBS FOCUS: Braddon Liberals candidate Gavin Pearce, seen here with Prime Minister Scott Morrison (left) and Senator Richard Colbeck, says unemployment ...


Mental health worker plan for Tasmanian schools - Eden Magnet
Mental health worker plan for Tasmanian schools  Eden Magnet

Mental health workers will be placed at every state primary and high school in Tasmania under a state Labor opposition plan. Unveiling the party's alternative...


Labor pledges funding for renewable jobs, support for Tasmania Battery of the Nation - RenewEconomy
Labor pledges funding for renewable jobs, support for Tasmania Battery of the Nation  RenewEconomy

Federal Labor has pledged to drive the creation of up to 70,000 renewable energy jobs by 2030 with the rollout of a $75 million Renewables Training Package, ...


Tasmanian meatworks and abattoir jobs on the wane as livestock sails to Victoria for slaughter - ABC News
Tasmanian meatworks and abattoir jobs on the wane as livestock sails to Victoria for slaughter  ABC News

Tasmania's farmers say economic activity, including jobs, had been lost to the mainland as the number of abattoirs on the island consolidates.


Tasmanian renewable energy jobs surge, with plenty more to come - The Advocate
Tasmanian renewable energy jobs surge, with plenty more to come  The Advocate

Tasmanian renewable energy jobs have surged by 10.6 per cent in a year, with wind energy jobs more than doubling. The growth came before several of the big ...


Tasmania's nursing shortage not helped by extended wait times for national registration - ABC News
Tasmania's nursing shortage not helped by extended wait times for national registration  ABC News

Hobart-registered nursing graduate Tracy Barton is due to start her dream job in one week's time — a graduate position with Tasmania's Health *Service*.


Curious Hobart: How do wages compare between Tasmania and the mainland? - ABC News
Curious Hobart: How do wages compare between Tasmania and the mainland?  ABC News

Tourism is booming in Tasmania, and with tree changes all the rage, it's no surprise visitors to Australia's island state are pondering a move to the Apple Isle.


Nine University of Tasmania cleaners lose jobs after contract change - Tasmania Examiner
Nine University of Tasmania cleaners lose jobs after contract change  Tasmania Examiner

An online petition has been launched calling for nine cleaners to have their jobs reinstated, following a contract change at the University of Tasmania.


Temco smelter in Tasmania under a cloud, putting 300 jobs at risk - The Australian
Temco smelter in Tasmania under a cloud, putting 300 jobs at risk  The Australian

There are concerns for 300 jobs and the broader economy of northern Tasmania, with news a manganese alloy smelter, in the marginal seat of Bass, will be sold ...


SEEK reveals jobs boom for Tasmania - The Mercury
SEEK reveals jobs boom for Tasmania  The Mercury

TASMANIAN job ad growth is outperforming mainland Australia, with a 26.8 per cent annual increase in job listings on SEEK.


Talking Point: No middle ground in jobs future - The Mercury
Talking Point: No middle ground in jobs future  The Mercury

TASMANIA is touted as the ideal place to live, work, study and invest.


Launceston, North-East jobs boom rolls on as North-West revives - Tasmania Examiner
Launceston, North-East jobs boom rolls on as North-West revives  Tasmania Examiner

Tasmania's North is continuing its jobs boom, while the North-West has returned to jobs growth. Launceston and the North-East averaged 68,600 jobs per month ...


Online job ads fall by most in six years; less-educated bear the brunt of downturn - ABC News
Online job ads fall by most in six years; less-educated bear the brunt of downturn  ABC News

Online job ads are in a steep decline, with construction-related sectors posting the biggest fall in vacancies, and when job ads decrease unemployment usually ...


Devonport abattoir closure puts more than 100 Tasmanian jobs at risk - ABC News
Devonport abattoir closure puts more than 100 Tasmanian jobs at risk  ABC News

Devonport abattoir workers say they are devastated by news that more than 100 jobs could be lost after the abattoir announced plans to close by mid-November.


Tasmanian Quality Meats abattoir expansion to bring 100 new jobs to Cressy - Tasmania Examiner
Tasmanian Quality Meats abattoir expansion to bring 100 new jobs to Cressy  Tasmania Examiner

Tasmanian Quality Meats wants to double its capacity.


Blow to Cadbury workforce as humans lose out to robots in pursuit of 'significant efficiencies' - ABC Local
Blow to Cadbury workforce as humans lose out to robots in pursuit of 'significant efficiencies'  ABC Local

Chocolate-maker Cadbury's decision to shed 40 jobs from its Tasmanian factory, replacing workers with machines, is met with anger, disappointment and ...


Company applauded for approach to notifying unsuccessful job applicants - ABC Local
Company applauded for approach to notifying unsuccessful job applicants  ABC Local

Frustration is growing among job seekers who say they don't receive any notification they've missed out on a job, but one company in Adelaide has tried ...


RBA: Reserve Bank says Mortgage arrears rate at highest rate since GFC - NEWS.com.au
RBA: Reserve Bank says Mortgage arrears rate at highest rate since GFC  NEWS.com.au

The number of Australians falling behind on their mortgage repayments is at its worst since the Global Financial Crisis, the Reserve Bank says. RBA head of ...


Jobs go as Hobart hotel sold off to house university students - ABC News
Jobs go as Hobart hotel sold off to house university students  ABC News

Nearly 30 staff at Hobart hotel which has been sold off for university accommodation will lose their jobs, but the operator says the company held off telling ...


Skilled employment on Franklin voters' minds ahead of federal election - ABC News
Skilled employment on Franklin voters' minds ahead of federal election  ABC News

Jake Hartshorn has just qualified in a job making plastic products in the Tasmanian electorate of Franklin where youth unemployment is high. The business is ...


Devonport abattoir takeover deal announced, but dozens of jobs still lost - ABC News
Devonport abattoir takeover deal announced, but dozens of jobs still lost  ABC News

A deal is struck for Tasmanian Quality Meats to take over pork processing at the Devonport abattoir in the state's north-west, but just 18 people out of the facility's ...


Around 60 jobs to go as Qantas shrinks Hobart call centre - The Mercury
Around 60 jobs to go as Qantas shrinks Hobart call centre  The Mercury

QANTAS will shrink its Hobart call centre by about one-third as customers shift to online forms of contact. Around 60 jobs will go from the 200-seat call centre at ...


'Training hub centres a dead end if jobs don't exist' - ABC News
'Training hub centres a dead end if jobs don't exist'  ABC News

Young Australians are twice as likely to be unemployed, and they're battling the trends of casualisation and the loss of manufacturing jobs. It's hardest in ...


Tasmania's Avebury mine to stay closed amid claims it owes $1 million in rates - ABC News
Tasmania's Avebury mine to stay closed amid claims it owes $1 million in rates  ABC News

A nickel mining project in Tasmania's west that promised to breathe new life into the Zeehan area and create hundreds of new jobs stalls, with the owners ...


Tasmania's population growth is out of control with no one at the wheel, says planning expert - ABC News
Tasmania's population growth is out of control with no one at the wheel, says planning expert  ABC News

Tasmania's population growth is a "runaway train", with health services and roads struggling to cope with increasing demand, planning expert Irene Duckett says ...


Tasmanian paramedics struggling to cope with demand in system 'ready to snap' - ABC News
Tasmanian paramedics struggling to cope with demand in system 'ready to snap'  ABC News

This month one group of paramedics spent 10 hours of their shift waiting with patients at the Royal Hobart Hospital. They say it's symptomatic of a system ready ...


Pharmacists seek urgent injection of qualified staff in country areas - ABC News
Pharmacists seek urgent injection of qualified staff in country areas  ABC News

Pharmacists, like doctors, are finding it hard to attract qualified staff — just ask Terry Travers, who forked out thousands of dollars for a locum when he fell ill.


Tasmania Fire Service launches recruitment campaign - Tasmania Examiner
Tasmania Fire Service launches recruitment campaign  Tasmania Examiner

Tasmania Fire *Service* will recruit 24 career firefighters in 2019.


Project skilling up Tasmanians and tackling low literacy levels - ABC Local
Project skilling up Tasmanians and tackling low literacy levels  ABC Local

In a state with high levels of illiteracy one Tasmanian program is helping people like Dylan Wagner turn that around - so much so, he is now running his own ...


Mixed bag of goods for Shorten in Tasmania - 9news.com.au
Mixed bag of goods for Shorten in Tasmania  9news.com.au

Labor leader Bill Shorten is continuing to focus his campaign on renewable energy, with a promise to put $7...


Ample work for skilled workers in Hobart - The Mercury
Ample work for skilled workers in Hobart  The Mercury

SKILLED job vacancies in Hobart have hit a four-year high with record hiring for health and welfare workers.


Tasmania's hospitality and retail jobs most vulnerable to automation - ABC Local
Tasmania's hospitality and retail jobs most vulnerable to automation  ABC Local

Jobs in hospitality and retail are among the occupations in Tasmania most vulnerable to automation, according to a new report into the future of jobs in regional ...


Jobactive failing the unemployed; Tasmanian job consultant pushes move back to government-owned model - Tasmania Examiner
Jobactive failing the unemployed; Tasmanian job consultant pushes move back to government-owned model  Tasmania Examiner

A St Helens job recruitment consultant says employment services need to be run by the government rather than for profit after a Senate Inquiry found Jobactive ...


Newest Tasmanian parliamentarian John Tucker talks agricultural development and jobs - Tasmania Examiner
Newest Tasmanian parliamentarian John Tucker talks agricultural development and jobs  Tasmania Examiner

Liberal Lyons MHA John Tucker says he wants a greater focus on job opportunities for regional Tasmania.


Prime Minister Scott Morison has announced an Energising Tasmania initiative - The Advocate
Prime Minister Scott Morison has announced an Energising Tasmania initiative  The Advocate

The funding would cover the existing gap in training costs.


Mining job security front of mind for Braddon voters this federal election - ABC News
Mining job security front of mind for Braddon voters this federal election  ABC News

Secure work in mining and manufacturing is front of mind for voters in Tasmania's battleground seat of Braddon, which is held by Labor's Justine Keay with a 1.7 ...


Job fears as Tasmanian smelter in limbo - The Australian
Job fears as Tasmanian smelter in limbo  The Australian

There are concerns for 300 jobs and the broader economy of northern Tasmania, with news a manganese alloy smelter in the marginal seat of Bass will be sold, ...


Number of vacant paramedic jobs in Tasmania unknown - The Advocate
Number of vacant paramedic jobs in Tasmania unknown  The Advocate

The number of jobs vacant at Ambulance Tasmania was not readily available.


Jobs-rich Burnie Port plans trifecta a waiting game - The Advocate
Jobs-rich Burnie Port plans trifecta a waiting game  The Advocate

It remains unclear when or if all three Burnie Port projects a mining hopeful says can transform the Tasmanian economy will get federal funding. With Saturday's ...


Scott Morrison, Bill Shorten cry out for Tassie votes - Tasmania Examiner
Scott Morrison, Bill Shorten cry out for Tassie votes  Tasmania Examiner

Tasmania is Australia's turnaround state. Through the combined efforts of your federal and state Liberal governments, we are creating jobs, strengthening the ...


$17m plan to skill Tasmanian workforce to fill energy jobs - The Mercury
$17m plan to skill Tasmanian workforce to fill energy jobs  The Mercury

Prime Minister Scott Morrison is back in Tasmania to energise his Battery of the Nation vision with funds to train the workers needed to build it.


About 1 in every 10 public sector jobs has disappeared - The Mercury
About 1 in every 10 public sector jobs has disappeared  The Mercury

ABOUT one in every 10 Commonwealth public sector jobs based in Tasmania has disappeared over the past four years. Public sector jobs figures reveal nearly ...


Budget 2019: Roads and jobs to woo state’s voters but no timeline on when cash will be delivered - The Mercury
Budget 2019: Roads and jobs to woo state’s voters but no timeline on when cash will be delivered  The Mercury

THE Coalition has tried to woo Tasmanian voters with promises of jobs and roads — but there was little clarity on when infrastructure funding would flow and no ...


Ambulance ramping causing 'undeniable psychological injury' to Tasmanian paramedics - ABC News
Ambulance ramping causing 'undeniable psychological injury' to Tasmanian paramedics  ABC News

Paramedics write a scathing letter to Ambulance Tasmania, warning the unmitigated crisis at the Royal Hobart Hospital is causing them widespread and ...