Canadian Mining Labour Market Outlook 2017

2017-07-24

Where is the Canadian Mining Industry Headed?

Canadian Mining Labour Market Outlook 2017 COVERRead MiHR’s Canadian Mining Labour Market Outlook 2017 to find out!

The mining industry is beginning to show signs of economic recovery. Along with its resurgence, comes a problematic thin labour supply that has the potential to derail projects, drive up the cost of finding workers and ultimately undermine an operation’s ability to run competitively unless corrective collaborative actions are taken to manage the future availability of workers.

Canadian Mining Labour Market Outlook 2017, an annual report published by the Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR), anticipates critical gaps for numerous mining-related occupations as well as an increased retirement replacement rate. However, MiHR’s key programs continue to combat these obstacles, focusing on improving the labour supply for the mining industry.

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