Engineering and Science jobs in demand

The culmination of infrastructure works for mining and resources projects, coupled with the construction boom and increasing quality requirements are creating high demand for specific technical skills The culmination of infrastructure works for mining and resources projects, coupled with the construction boom and increasing quality requirements are creating high demand for specific technical skills in…

Members march on WA Parliament

Engineer here or jobs disappear! APESMA members joined representatives of other unions in WA calling on the State Government to pass laws to ensure jobs from resources boom arent sent overseas. “Engineer here or jobs disappear,” was the message APESMA WA President Zaneta Mascarenhas had for a crowd of 5000 people rallying against the offshoring…

Peter Sheath wins Manager Upskill scholarship

APESMAs Managers Upskill scholarship is to support managers development of technical and management competencies and foster leadership capability. This years winner Peter Sheath has been selected as the winner of the 2010 Manager Upskill scholarship. The $500 scholarship is provided by APESMA's Managers and Professionals Division to support managers' further development of their technical and…

Heart of recovery

The recent floods in Queensland have brought physical and psychological damage – and APESMA members are at the heart of the recovery APESMA distinguished service award member and former national president Tim Griffin OAM is at the heart of Queensland's response to the flood crisis. Not only is he the Department of Transport and Main…