Adelaide North Jobs Fair Launched
Posted on Friday, 22 September, 2017
ADELAIDE NORTH JOBS FAIR TO HELP
LOCALS FIND NEW JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Federal Member for grey Rowan Ramsey said he was pleased to
represent Employment Minister Michaelia Cash at the launch of the Jobs fair in
Adelaide North today.
“Minister Cash is passionate about getting people into work
and this Jobs Fair is all about that,” he said.
“With more than 50 employers in attendance at the event
there were 1400 jobs listed on the noticeboard.
“The Federal Government contribution of $80,000 toward this
and five other Jobs Fairs to be held across Australia is a great investment in
securing jobs for Australians.
“This combined with the State Government contribution of
$25,000 and Toyota contribution of $50000 has ensured the great success of the
“City of Playford Mayor Glen Docherty has been a staunch
advocate for the workers in his region and is supportive of any strategies to
find meaningful employment for people affected by the automotive industry
“It is my firm belief the most important way to advance in
life is to have a job. This is the focus of Minister Cash and the Government.
conjunction with the State governments and the automotive sector, the Australian
put in place this response strategy to assist retrenched workers from eligible
and suppliers and to support workers and communities affected by the transition
of the automotive industry.
“Job seekers in the Adelaide North region were able to
explore new job opportunities and connect with potential employers.”
Mr Ramsey acknowledged the challenges facing the South
Australian labour market, particularly for people affected by in transition
“The retrenchments in the automotive sector are clearly
having an impact on this great region, but I know that local people are up to
the challenge and this Jobs Fair will help them explore some of the available
employment opportunities and pathways,” he said.
Media Contact: Leonie Lloyd-Smith 8633 1744
September 21 2017