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Energy companies find effective ways to draw top talent
2014-11-17 21:04:13
More than three decades have passed since the 1980s oil downturn, which hit the oil and gas industry hard.

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Ask Matt: Where can I get a good job without a degree?
2014-11-17 21:01:04
I never finished college and am struggling to find work. Is there an industry where I can get a well-paid job without spending four years on a degree?

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Closing The Skills Gap for New Manufacturing Workers
2014-11-17 20:58:17
There are vast numbers of excellent manufacturing jobs unfilled today because employers cannot find applicants qualified to fill them.

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Keystone XL's mixed forecast for job creation
2014-11-14 20:40:29
Whatever your feelings about it, there's no doubt that the Keystone XL is an ambitious construction project: A 1,179-mile pipeline that will travel from Canada through Montana and South Dakota to Nebraska.

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Sliding Oil and Gas Prices Give Americans More Money to Spend
2014-11-14 20:32:26
American consumers are going to enjoy a more bountiful Christmas this year, thanks in part to a most unlikely source: Saudi Arabia.

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New gas jobs to come in Bowen and Surat Basins
2014-11-14 20:30:45
Santos has proposed further developments to Queensland gas fields throughout the Bowen and Surat Basins, with claims they could create a further 1900 jobs on top of existing numbers.

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Construction training and apprenticeship programs grow as worker demand heats up
2014-11-14 17:38:55
Construction tradesmen and contractors train for special construction jobs Thursday night in Coconut Creek.

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Kids visit uni to learn about jobs
2014-11-14 17:36:51
STUDENTS of the future made an early visit to their university to have a look at a £30million redevelopment.

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Study says California solar boom makes the state a national leader, prepares new generation of workers
2014-11-10 18:48:38
Strong statewide and federal clean-energy policies have positioned California as the nation’s solar energy leader in terms of generating new, well-paying construction and permanent jobs while working to curb climate change, according to a new report by UC Berkeley.

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Why are we relying on unreliable oil?
2014-11-10 18:44:31
Canadians have an intimate, dependent and, shall we say, conflicted relationship with oil.

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Students, teachers find endless opportunities at QVCC Expo
2014-11-10 18:42:49
Putnam High School technology teacher Jerry Mailhot brought 12 students to a manufacturing expo at Quinebaug Valley Community College on Nov 7.

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SouthCoast schools prep students for eventual wind energy jobs
2014-11-10 18:39:26
It goes without saying that the arrival of the Cape Wind offshore wind power project at the city's new Maritime Commerce Terminal will bring jobs with it.

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Texas leads growth in oil and gas production jobs
2014-11-05 19:50:21
According to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), Texas added more than 19 000 new private sector jobs in oil and natural gas production in 2013, almost six times the number added in New Mexico, the highest state for oil and natural gas production jobs added last year.

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Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program makes funds available for job training
2014-11-05 19:48:25
The Community College Skilled Trades Equipment Program, approved by the Michigan Strategic Fund, will give Michigan community colleges access to $50 million to provide job training in high-wage, high and middle skill, and high-demand occupations.

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U.Va. gets high marks for Engineer pay after graduation
2014-11-04 16:45:02
School ranks above all other Virginia schools in self reported data

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Why create a job in America?
2014-11-04 16:21:19
The construction industry is about to take off. And jobs could follow.

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Jobs in e-commerce sector in demand among B-school, engineering graduates
2014-11-04 16:16:53
Engineering and B-school graduates are opting for jobs in the e-commerce industry over sectors like FMCG, consulting, financial services and infrastructure, according to a poll by Assocham.

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Skilled Trades and Technologies Week set
2014-11-04 16:14:36
Demonstrations highlighting skilled trades and technologies will be showcased Thursday in Saskatoon as part of weeklong activities showing the importance of those areas of work.

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BHP cuts jobs at Mt Arthur coal mine
2014-11-04 16:12:11
BHP has announced a new round of cuts at its Mt Arthur coal mine in the Hunter Valley.

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Shell Pressured to Sever Ties with ALEC
2014-11-04 16:10:34
A science advocacy group is pressuring Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A) to cut ties with the American Legislative Exchange Council, a political organization that has long worked against policies to address climate change.

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The Top 10 Cities And States For Job Growth
2014-11-04 16:08:31
Jobs are always a hot-button issue for state legislators, and never more than during an election season.

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Milwaukee students use Legos, toy cars to gain engineering smarts
2014-11-01 20:57:35
Popular children's toys are among the tools that help fifth-graders in Milwaukee become future engineers.

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Ground broken at tech centre
2014-11-01 20:51:59
Premier Christy Clark dug the first hole at the Okanagan Centre for Innovation construction site Friday morning.

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Snyder touts $50M fund to boost skilled trades training
2014-10-29 19:10:02
A state fund set up to promote economic development and job creation has approved $50 million to bolster skilled trades training at Michigan community colleges, the largest state investment ever.

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Area law schools adjust curriculum to meet oil and gas industry needs
2014-10-29 19:05:15
The continued growth of the regional oil and natural gas industry has led to area law schools altering course offerings to meet the rising demand for specialized legal help.

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Filling the skills gap in the oil sands
2014-10-29 19:03:13
It’s already hard for businesses in the oil sands to find skilled labour and it’s about to get worse: According to the Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada, the number of oil- and gas-related jobs will grow by between 9% to 20% by 2022.

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Environmental Science 'An Important Field of Study'
2014-10-29 18:58:00
How can we continue to feed a world that adds the number of people living in Germany every year?

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Ohio website promotes construction careers amid worker shortage
2014-10-29 18:51:22
With building projects picking up, companies face a lack of skilled tradesmen

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Obama Administration's Plans To Boost Manufacturing Have A Long Way To Go
2014-10-28 17:53:15
President Obama’s plan announced Monday to strengthen U.S. manufacturing hopes to create jobs, but the effort won't generate nearly enough to replace the more than 6 million positions that disappeared in the last decade and a half.

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Wynne's China mission brings Ontario 230 new jobs
2014-10-28 17:47:14
Three companies based in Jiangsu province will invest $130 million in Ontario to create 230 new jobs, Wynne announced Monday while on a trade mission in China.

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Is 'Leaning In' The Only Formula For Women's Success In Science?
2014-10-28 17:45:45
Don't wait to be invited or encouraged to make a career in science, engineering or technology, Frances Arnold advises the young women she teaches at the California Institute of Technology.

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Businesses warn of ‘skills crisis’ as youngsters reject STEM jobs
2014-10-28 17:42:28
Most businesses believe Britain is facing a skills “crisis” in areas such as technology and engineering, as fewer young people pursue science-related subjects and training.

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Introducing The Student Engineer
2014-10-28 17:35:46
As countless reports have pointed out, addressing British industry’s looming skills shortage is a battle that must fought on many fronts.

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Recruiting the right talent
2014-10-27 20:22:18
Recruiting and hiring the right employees is crucial to sustaining and growing a business.

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Engineering trades class for girls only
2014-10-27 20:09:34
A trades academy and a local manufacturing firm are joining forces to get more girls on the tools.

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ULA’s new, rising star
2014-10-27 19:46:56
Tory Bruno found a box of old dynamite in his grandmother’s barn one day.

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CMC partners with Climax for specialized training
2014-10-27 19:42:43
As Climax Molybdenum Company’s baby-boomer workforce begins retiring, new workers are needed to learn new technologies to fill those jobs.

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What Is Environmental Engineering?
2014-10-22 19:03:00
Environmental engineering is the branch of engineering that is concerned with protecting people from the effects of adverse environmental effects, such as pollution, as well as improving environmental quality.

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Study names Tulsa in top 5 cities for advanced manufacturing
2014-10-22 19:00:44
Industry group rates job growth in 100 cities

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School to Careers program helps expose students to local manufacturing jobs
2014-10-22 18:57:55
Local students learned about job opportunities and got a taste of the new era of manufacturing in the region during Made in the Mohawk Valley, a Manufacturing Day event on Oct. 3 at SUNY Polytechnic Institute.

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Jobless Rate Below 5% in 15 States
2014-10-22 18:54:54
Labor-Market Recovery Could Tip Gubernatorial Races

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Chevron announces $20M program for energy jobs training
2014-10-22 18:53:07
Energy giant Chevron Corp. is pumping $20 million into a new workforce education initiative to train workers in careers in both the regional energy and manufacturing industries.

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The Case for Opening Up Construction Jobs To Women
2014-10-22 18:51:42
I needed a man’s wage. That’s how one of New York City’s first female union carpenters explained her career choice to me 10 years ago.

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Water, jobs, higher education are key issues in state's 11th District Assembly race
2014-10-19 19:38:41
How to meet California's water needs and improve its business climate are among the issues up for debate in the 11th District state Assembly race.

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Good Jobs or Healthy Planet? We Can Have Both
2014-10-19 19:34:38
If we really want to fix the environment, then we need to join coalitions with organizations that focus on changing our economic system too.

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Renewable energy will power the green economy, innovation will drive it
2014-10-19 19:33:11
A green economy, according to the United Nations environment programme, is one that “results in improved human well-being and social equity, while significantly reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities”.

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Baxter Educational Summit outlines skills, education needed in upcoming jobs
2014-10-19 19:31:24
Education leaders, stakeholders and officials from Newton, Rockdale and surrounding counties got an exciting peek at upcoming jobs in lucrative medical and science fields from medical manufacturing giant Baxter International, Inc. at an Education Summit hosted this past week at Georgia Perimeter College's Newton Campus.

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Shale Boom And Talent Crisis Ignite MBA Job Growth In Energy Industry
2014-10-19 19:28:42
The energy sector is the top MBA employer of 2014 – driven by the US shale boom, oil and gas talent shortages and entrepreneurial renewables firms.

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Where is the female equivalent of Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg?
2014-10-18 20:17:09
How many recognised female scientists, technology genius, engineering gurus, and mathematical brilliant minds do you know?

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6 key steps to getting a graduate job in engineering
2014-10-18 20:15:24
No one said finding your first job would be easy but if you follow this guide you’ll be well placed to go after that engineering role of your dreams.

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