"Indeed, there is a newly formed consensus among federal and provincial officials, native communities and major companies that aggressive training programs need to be set in place now.
"We're worried about that because I don't think it's too early to get started even right now," says Bill Boor, senior vice-president of global ferroallyos for Cliffs Natural Resources, a multi-national mining company that wants to go into production in 2016 or 2017.
We need a lot of employees for this type of operation ... We're very anxious to get started."Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press Dec, 26, 2012.
The Greenstone Labour Market Working Group launched a Training and Employment Survey to help support and strengthen efforts to communicate with employers, educational institutions and service providers. Please Click Link to provide your input to shape Greenstone's educational future.
For more information on this project, please contact the Economic Development Department at 807-854-1100