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PLP Host “Jobs Summit” Town Hall Event

PLP Host “Jobs Summit” Town Hall Event

The PLP thanked the public for supporting their “Jobs Summit 2017: Diversity, Inclusion and Opportunity” Town Hall that was held on Tuesday evening at the Warwick Workman’s Club.“The panel consisting of Myra Virgil, Barclay Simmons, Cordell Riley and Shadow Minister for Environment and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain spoke... Read more of this article

PLP To Host ‘Jobs Summit’ On Tuesday Evening

PLP To Host ‘Jobs Summit’ On Tuesday Evening

The PLP will be hosting the “PLP Jobs Summit: Diversity, Inclusion and Opportunity,” this Tuesday, March 14th at the Warwick Workman’s Club starting at 7.00pm. “With Bermudian jobs being lost and only non-Bermudian jobs growing every year under the OBA many Bermudians are beginning to lose hope in a Bermuda that works for Bermudians,”... Read more of this article

Column: Unemployment & Shifting Job Market

Column: Unemployment & Shifting Job Market

[Opinion column written by Jason Hayward] Since 2007, Bermuda has lost roughly 6,500 jobs resulting in a decline of 3,696 Bermudian jobs. While Bermuda’s economy has shown some signs of stabilizing, it is not growing at an adequate rate to produce new jobs. Business efficiencies and competitiveness have caused employers to re-examine pre-recession... Read more of this article

Bermuda Yacht Services Seeking Staff For AC

Bermuda Yacht Services Seeking Staff For AC

The America’s Cup is being held in Bermuda in May and June this year, and Bermuda Yacht Services said they are looking for staff to “play key supporting roles in the America’s Cup Superyacht Program at this prestigious event.” BWA Yachting, one of the largest superyacht agencies in the world has partnered with local Bermudian owned... Read more of this article

2 Hour Video: Panel Discussion On Job Market

2 Hour Video: Panel Discussion On Job Market

The Bermuda Public Services Union [BPSU] is hosting their 6th Triennial Delegate Conference Conference, with the theme “Modernizing the Union to Navigate Current & Future Challenges”. The opening session was held this morning [March 9] with a panel discussion on “Tackling Unemployment and the Change in Bermuda’s Job Market,” with BPSU... Read more of this article

Six Employees Made Redundant At PartnerRe

Six Employees Made Redundant At PartnerRe

Six employees have been made redundant in the Bermuda offices of PartnerRe, with the company saying it was a “very tough decision to make” and is a “result of a reorganization of PartnerRe’s Finance function.” A spokesperson from PartnerRe told Bernews, “We can confirm that six jobs have been made redundant in Bermuda, of... Read more of this article

PLP: ‘Non-Bermudians Only Category Growing’

PLP: ‘Non-Bermudians Only Category Growing’

“In between the pretty words lies the stark reality of life under the OBA, which is that non-Bermudians are the only job category growing under the OBA,” Shadow Minister of the Environment, Planning & Workforce Development Diallo Rabain said. Mr. Rabain said, “The OBA Government has a record of broken promises, anti-Bermudian policies... Read more of this article

‘Ready For Jobs In Growing Technology Sector’

‘Ready For Jobs In Growing Technology Sector’

[Updated] “We support the new network Digicel will install and recognise the need to upgrade our telecommunications infrastructure,” the PLP said today, adding that it is “disappointing” that the “OBA granted approval for Digicel to waive advertising for the 80 guest workers,” as “with the large number of Bermudians... Read more of this article

Job Recruitment Fair To Be Held On Nov 10

Job Recruitment Fair To Be Held On Nov 10

The Department of Workforce Development and Performance Solutions Limited will hold a recruitment fair tomorrow [November 10] for The Loren at Pink Beach, Bermuda’s new luxury boutique hotel. “Recruiters will be on site to conduct interviews from 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Department of Workforce Development 23 Parliament Street [the... Read more of this article

Loren Pink Beach Resort Recruiting Staff

Loren Pink Beach Resort Recruiting Staff

In anticipation of their opening in early 2017 opening, The Loren at Pink Beach the hotel is recruiting hospitality professionals for positions including Front Desk, Food & Beverage, Guest Services, Housekeeping and Administration. The Loren said, “The Loren at Pink Beach is Bermuda’s finest and most secluded resort. This luxury boutique... Read more of this article

Govt Seeking 250 More Interviewers For Census

Govt Seeking 250 More Interviewers For Census

The Department of Statistics is seeking more than 250 census interviewers to conduct door-to-door interviews to gather census information. “Those interested in these part-time positions should apply by 7:00 p.m. Bermuda time on 28 September, 2016 at www.govtcareers.gov.bm,” a spokesperson said. “Successfully trained interviewers will... Read more of this article

Govt Summer Internship Programme Concludes

Govt Summer Internship Programme Concludes

The Department of Workforce Development Summer Employment Programme concluded this week with a special luncheon for the students to meet with the Minister of Home Affairs, Patricia Gordon-Pamplin. “The Summer Employment Programme assists participants in the development of their career goals by connecting work experiences to their academic learning,”... Read more of this article

Minister: Summer Employment Programme

Minister: Summer Employment Programme

Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday [July 8], Minister of Home Affairs Patricia Gordon-Pamplin highlighted the Summer Employment Programme coordinated through the Department of Workforce Development. “The Summer Employment Programme assists participants in the development of their career goals by connecting work experiences to their... Read more of this article