Trades Recruitment – Market Commentary July 2020

Despite the continuing COVID-19 crisis, demand for trades related roles has increased substantially since our last Market Commentary in April. Companies have adjusted somewhat to the “new normal” in the past month and they’re starting to recruit again – although not to the same levels we saw pre-COVID. Around 70% of the roles are permanent Read the rest

Trades Recruitment Market Commentary – April 2020

As you are all aware, the Coronavirus is severely impacting the economy and as a consequence we have also seen an impact on trades recruitment. The majority of roles we were recruiting for have been put on hold while companies try to sustain the staff they have rather than employ new staff. 

There has been Read the rest

The Australia Wide Personnel Group gains StaffSure Certification

The Australia Wide Personnel Group has completed an audit against the StaffSure Standard and have been granted StaffSure Certification.

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The Australia Wide Personnel Group gains a Victorian Labour Hire Licence

The Australia Wide Personnel Group is pleased to announce that we’ve been successful in obtaining a Victorian Labour Hire Licence.

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Trades Recruitment Market Commentary – December 2019

One of the biggest challenges we face at present is the number of roles available and the scarcity of good quality candidates across all commercial & industrial trades sectors.  Candidates with a strong skills base could quite possibly find themselves with multiple options. One candidate we met with recently had four job offers from four Read the rest

Trades Recruitment – Market Commentary – September 2019

Electrical Trades

Electrical trades skills are in very high demand, particularly in the commercial and industrial sectors including automation, BMS, HVAC and security. We’re seeing slow steady increases in salaries on offer. In both Melbourne & Sydney small to medium-sized organisations frequently have multiple roles on offer, so this is a hot market for us Read the rest