Ahead of summer rush, seasonal businesses struggle to find workers – National

in May 23, 2022

Seasonal industries are struggling to ramp up ahead of the busy summer rush as Canada’s rock-bottom unemployment rate and swelling job vacancies create an acute hiring crunch. The shortage of workers comes as operators in the hospitality, retail and recreation sectors expect a strong rebound in customers. Warmer weather, receding COVID-related health concerns, pent-up demand[…]

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Montreal short on workers during rush to clear roads before another freeze – Montreal

Montreal short on workers during rush to clear roads before another freeze – Montreal

in Jan 24, 2019

[ad_1] The City of Montreal is shortstaffed as workers race against the clock to clear large amounts of slush and water before temperatures plummet over night once again. Weather conditions forced widespread school closures, which in turn affected blue collar workers. READ MORE: Icy conditions force widespread Montreal-area school closures “In our borough, many workers didn’t[…]

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