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Canadian companies seeking Jamaican workers
The Ministry of Labour and Social Security is seeking workers for immediate job placements with trucking and mining companies in Canada......
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2012-07-23 09:41:47 # Views :10143

Vacancies arising from recent visit to Canada by Minister Derrick Kellier
The Ministry of Labour and Social Security is urgently seeking trailer drivers and heavy-duty mechanics to fill existing vacancies in several large companies in Canada......
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2012-07-10 09:12:48 # Views :8670

Increase Minimum Wage and Allowances for Security Guards effective August 1, 2018
The Honourable Shahine Robinson, Minister of Labour and Social Security, speaking in the Sectoral Debate on June 26, 2018, announced an increase in the Minimum Wage and allowances payable to security .....
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2018-07-02 16:44:40 # Views :6126

EMERGENCY MEETING WITH CHINA HARBOUR ENGINEERING COMPANY AND SINOPHARM PAN CARIBBEAN
The Ministry of Labour and Social Security has called an emergency meeting with China Harbour Engineering Company Limited and Sinopharm Pan Caribbean......
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2018-06-06 15:47:29 # Views :3828

Labour minister Derrick Kellier refers Noranda dispute to IDT
The Minister of Labour and Social Security, Hon. Derrick Kellier, has referred the dispute between Noranda Bauxite Limited and the University and Allied Workers’ Union to the Industrial Disputes Tribu.....
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2012-04-25 15:23:41 # Views :3293

Pan Caribbean Sugar and Unions summoned to emergency conciliation meeting
The Ministry of Labour and Social Security has scheduled an emergency conciliation meeting for Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 10:00 a.m......
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2013-07-24 05:22:04 # Views :2277

IDT issues back-to-work order for Petrojam workers
The Ministry of Labour and Social Security is advising that the Industrial Disputes Tribunal (IDT) has issued a back-to-work order for workers of Petrojam Limited, who are represented by the Petroleum.....
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2015-06-04 21:17:34 # Views :2109

Public meetings to begin on minimum wage review
Friday, August 30, 2013 is the deadline for written submissions as the Minimum Wage Advisory Commission begins its review of the National Minimum Wage and the Minimum Wage for Security Guards......
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2013-08-29 21:19:24 # Views :1949

Jamaica to host Canadian Farm Work Review meeting, Dec 1-7
From December 1-7, 2013, Jamaica will host the 2013 Annual Review Meeting of the Canada/Caribbean Seasonal Agricultural Workers’ Programme (CCSAWP) at the Riu Resorts in Montego Bay......
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2013-11-27 00:26:52 # Views :1853

Hon. Shahine Robinson regrets passing of Chinese Labourer
On behalf of Ministry of Labour and Social Security, let me express our sadness at the passing of 47-year old Mr. Agen Han, who suffered fatal injuries last evening (Thursday, June 16, 2016) while at .....
Ministry of Labour and Social Security | 2016-06-17 18:12:21 # Views :1756

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