Jobs & Skills

AI Group Skilling Survey

1 February, 2019

by Townsville Chamber
View Post
Emerging Technology and Future Proofing Your Business

Emerging Technology and Future Proofing Your Business

Posted 16 May, 2019 by Townsville Chamber

In March this year TAFE Queensland delivered an informative presentation to Townsville Chamber members, providing an overview of the emerging technologies and trends that will significantly disrupt the future of work and society. Guest presenter Matt Richie explored the challenges surrounding Industry 4.0 and how your business can react and adapt to innovation and stay […]

Read More
Engineers plugged in to Internet of Things

Engineers plugged in to Internet of Things

Posted 24 April, 2019 by The Web

This information is courtesy of the  iQ Industry Queensland Autumn 2019 edition, available to read in full here. The head of engineering at James Cook University is optimistic that students are being shaped to fit demand in a rapidly changing technical environment.  The generation of data and big data sets, the use of low-cost sensors, […]

Read More
Tec-NQ Program opens up career pathways in new technology

Tec-NQ Program opens up career pathways in new technology

Posted 24 April, 2019 by The Web

This information is courtesy of the  iQ Industry Queensland Autumn 2019 edition, available to read in full here. A new high school program to help equip future tradespeople and technicians to work with emerging technologies has kicked off in Townsville.  Thirty-six Year 11 students joined Queensland’s first P-TECH (Pathways in Technology) pilot program, being offered […]

Read More
AI Group Skilling Survey

AI Group Skilling Survey

Posted 1 February, 2019 by Townsville Chamber

The Australian Industry Group (AI Group)’s 2018 Workforce Development Needs Survey provides an important gauge of employer sentiment around skill needs andtraining practices at a critical time for industry transformation, has found major skills pressures facing employers. New approaches to education, training and re-skilling must be implemented to maximise the benefits of the digital economy. The […]

Read More
Hotspots of Skills in Demand: January to June 2019

Hotspots of Skills in Demand: January to June 2019

Posted 30 January, 2019 by The Web

Hays Specialist Recruitment have released the Hays Jobs Report, with the following information published on their website here. If you’d like to know which skills are in demand, or what recruiting, salary or candidate trends are impacting your sector, this report has the answers.  The Hays Jobs Report is a guide to current hotspots of […]

Read More
Queensland Government Best Practice Principles and Supplier Code of Conduct

Queensland Government Best Practice Principles and Supplier Code of Conduct

Posted 13 December, 2018 by Townsville Chamber

The Queensland Government has recently approved a range of enhancements to the Queensland Procurement Policy (QPP) including the release of “Best practice principles: Quality, safe workplaces” and the “Procurement Supplier Code of Conduct”.    The aim of the Code of Conduct is to build on the QPP commitment to do business with ethically, environmentally and socially […]

Read More

Be connected. Be informed. Be heard.

Become a member today!

Get Started