Employment & Training Needs Assessment Study The Pas & District Chamber of Commerce In Partnership with Manitoba Advanced Education & Training Project Goals Identify Current & Future Employment and Training Opportunities Identify Employment & Training Challenges
The Pas & District Chamber of Commerce
In Partnership with
Manitoba Advanced Education & Training
Although the ratio is high, Full-Time over Part-Time positions, employers did not provide firm numbers when reporting current employment statistics.
There will continue to be hiring in all categories to fulfill replacement needs
81.25% of Local Businesses participating in the Survey are
NOT Currently Considering Future Plan for Expansion
Concerns have been expressed with the youth and the lack of skills demonstrated
90% of Employers Interviewed
Expressed Interest in
Sending Their Staff for
Customer Service Training
87% of Employers Expressed an Interest in Taking Advantage of Skills Training Opportunities
Of the 67 Respondents
“No Interest”, “ Not Applicable”
The Need For Skilled Trades Training in our Community include:
Labourforce has been revealed.
“It is becoming increasingly more difficult to recruit skilled employees and retaining good people once they have been trained.”
In General, Survey Participants have Expressed a Concern Regarding the Youth and the Lack of Work Ethic Demonstrated.
There is Currently an Apparent Need, Now More Than Ever, for a Shift in the Paradigm; This is a Critical Moment, a Time for Awakening, a Time for Renewed commitment to the Future and the Economic Development of Our Community!