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March 1st, 2012
Skill shortages hit home in New Zealand

Skilled engineers are amongst the many workers needed in the Christchurch rebuild and to fill vacancies across New Zealand. According to the New Zealand Herald, the rebuilding of the country’s second-largest city has seen skill shortages skewed significantly towards construction and trades, with spin-offs in other areas.Jason Walker, managing director of Hays New Zealand, says a recent survey of its clients and candidates highlighted gaps in technical engineering roles such as engineering design, civil design, structural design, quantity surveying and geotechnical engineering. Read More