Employer Recruitment Stories – Plastering

[MUSIC]>>KAUFMANN: Hi, my name’s David Kaufmann, I work for Complete Fixset Plastering, it’s a plastering company. At this stage we have one. But he’s in his third year. Um, yeah. He’s through word of mouth. Um. Just knowing someone else. Not really much advertisement, it’s usually kids ringing up all the time looking for a job. It’s usually […]

Australian Apprenticeships – Employer Award presentation – 2018 Australian Training Awards

– Minister, a really important award. This one, the Australian Apprenticeships Employer award. Some great finalists. Let’s have a look. (upbeat music) – [Narrator] Leading the way in early childhood education and care, Affinity Education Group delivers online learning, industry training, and on the job assessment for its 3,000 plus educators. Launching its learning academy in 2017, Affinity […]

These factory workers get paid to go to school

When you think of factory labor this might come to mind: Dangerous conditions with overcrowded assembly lines of people completing repetitive tasks for long hours. But the workforce in manufacturing is facing a major overhaul. Although automation and offshoring have shrunk manufacturing jobs drastically over the past few decades, the industry is actually adding jobs now. But they […]

Employer Recruitment Stories – Metal Fabrication

My name’s Jack Hamilton the name of our business is Premier Metalworking and Engineering We principally in the steel fabrication and engineering trade Currently we employ four apprentices; one fourth year, one third year and two second years. We mainly recruit our apprentices firstly by, people turning up seeking employment. The second most common way is through the […]

Large Employer of the Year Award presentation – 2018 Australian Training Awards

– Minister you’re staying with me, because we have a very, very important award. This really is remarkable. The 2018 Large Employer of the Year Award. Great finalists, let’s look at who they are. (upbeat music) – [Announcer] In producing Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF Trucks, up to the minute technology in everything from software to assembly is vital […]

Inside Medartis – Plate Production and Screw Production

What motivates me every day anew is the collaboration with the colleagues, and that it’s all about high-quality production. I love my workplace. The infrastructure is state of the art and enables me to work with high precision. And I can produce the Rolls-Royce of the implants, which of course is the cherry on the cake. Medartis screws […]

Danny from Patterson Cheney wins the Geoff Cockram Award for host employers

Hi Danny congratulations for winning the Jeff Cochrane Host Employer Loyalty award tonight Fantastic, thank you we are very very proud for Patterson Chaney, Emma: great Danny: it’s a great honor, Emma: Excellent, and can you tell me a little bit about your business, Danny: We’ve got about 650 employees over nine sites, ranging from trucks, luxury cars […]

Employer Recruitment Stories – Roof Plumbing

[MUSIC]>>O’HALLORAN: Damian O’Halloran and Hawker Roofing. We do mainly metal roofing and mainly commercial – new installation and repairs. And we’ve been going since 1974. We’ve got currently two and they’re both in their second, going into their third year. The people that I’ve employed of late, I haven’t advertised. When I did advertise, there were 12 months […]

Employer Recruitment Stories – Electrical

David: my name is David Jarvis I am the general manager of Shepherd electrical which is a leading contracting electrical contracting company here in Canberra we specialize in large commercial projects [MUSIC] David: We currently have 13 apprentices, electrical apprentices at varying stages we have three brand new first-year apprentices two of whom haven’t even started technical training […]

Small Employer of the Year Award presentation – 2018 Australian Training Awards

– As Minister Cash makes her way back to the stage can we please give a very warm welcome and round of applause to Mr. Chris Lehmann, owner of Tradesmen On Time, the 2017 winner of this category. A wonderful, wonderful category and he’s in the audience this evening. (crowd applauses) Minister, welcome back. – Thank you very […]