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. READ MORE!!
Obama Administration's Plans To Boost Manufacturing Have A Long Way To Go
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.
Is 'Leaning In' The Only Formula For Women's Success In Science?
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. WATCH VIDEO SLIDE SHOW and READ MORE!!
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.
School to Careers program helps expose students to local manufacturing jobs
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.
Renewable energy will power the green economy, innovation will drive it
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”.
Baxter Educational Summit outlines skills, education needed in upcoming jobs
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.
While construction projects and jobs in non-shale gas related industries declined sharply from 2008 to 2014, tradesman in five states within or near to the Marcellus Shale worked more hours and benefited heavily from investments in the formation's development, according to a new study.
Apwen Tasks Teachers On Science, Engineering Subjects for Female Students
TEACHERS in both public and private schools in Lagos State have been urged to encourage more female students to develop interest in science and engineering courses, with a view to boosting their' abilities on practical skills acquisition.
Skilledworkers.com is an online community dedicated to job seekers and employers in the Construction, Energy, Environmental, Manufacturing, and Mining industries. Users can search for jobs, post their resumes.