Keep up with relevant recruitment and labour hire news for Perth, Western Australia.

Fill Sick Days with Temporary Labour

By |March 25th, 2020|Employee / Staff Management|

Everyone falls sick from time to time, and your employees are no exception. Whether it’s just a case of the common cold or a work-related injury, a significant proportion of your workforce is bound to take sick days throughout the year to get treatment or recuperate after an injury. The time it takes for an […]

Temping Agencies Or Labour Hire Firms – What’s Right For You?

By |March 9th, 2020|Employee / Staff Management|

Temping agencies are the traditional solution for filling short term staff vacancies. You may find yourself unexpectedly short staffed due to illness, or have a short term project that requires additional hands on deck. But there are several advantages to using a labour hire service rather than a temp agency when you want quality, skilled […]

Client or Candidate – Who Do We Work For?

By |March 3rd, 2020|Employee / Staff Management, Labour Hire FAQs|

As a labour hire agency, we work as an intermediary between job seekers and employers. We work for the client looking for temporary or permanent blue collar workers and the candidate looking for gainful employment. Most people assume that since the clients foot the bill, all the focus will be directed towards them, but this […]

5 Strategies for Improving Employee Motivation

By |February 20th, 2020|Employee / Staff Management|

Employers put considerable effort and resources in the recruitment of the best people, but very often very little is then done to keep these high performing individuals in their most productive state. This is because employee motivation remains a mystery to a lot of managers – and it shouldn’t be. It doesn’t matter how big […]

Why Having A Skilled Workforce Is Essential

By |February 13th, 2020|Acquisitions, Employee / Staff Management, Labour Hire FAQs, Labour Industry News|

Ask any successful entrepreneur or business leader, and they will tell you that their human resources are the most important component of their organisation. That’s because the success or failure of any business highly depends on the quality of labour available to it. Every organisation needs a skilled workforce.  So many industries are becoming more […]

What Does A Labour Hire Agency Screen For?

By |February 7th, 2020|Acquisitions, Employee / Staff Management, Labour Hire FAQs, Labour Industry News|

Screening is one of the most important steps when hiring new employees by a business and is one of the most intensive. For a business that uses the services of a labour hire agency, all this organisation needs to do is inform the labour hire agent of their current labour needs and within a short […]

10 traits of the ideal worker

By |January 29th, 2020|About Perth, WA, Blue Collar People News, Employee / Staff Management, Job Seeker Tips, Opinions|

What makes you the ideal worker? We are all human and we all have very different personalities and traits. The workforce is a very diverse mix of people, however there are a select few of us out there that have particular traits that make us the ideal worker. Ideal workers have some common traits. If […]

Labour Hire Insurance – How Does That Work?

By |January 21st, 2020|Labour Hire FAQs|

No matter the number of precautions we take, accidents are bound to happen from time to time. Such is the nature of running a business. Most accidents in a business will involve workers – they could get injured while on the job, cause damage to work equipment, or accidentally cause injury to co-workers or members […]

Top 5 Tips for Finding the Perfect Job

By |January 9th, 2020|Job Seeker Tips|

Many people see their job as an endless cycle of boring routines that they have to endure to put food on their plates. But does it have to be this way? Is there a job out there that could be exciting for you to do? You might not believe this, but the answer to these […]


By |January 1st, 2020|Blue Collar People News|

We are grateful for our work with you this year and we look forward to working together in the new year. Happy new year to our customers, our employees, our friends and to our suppliers. I am looking forward to what I believe will be a great year for Blue Collar People and for all […]

How To Brush Up On Your Job Interview Skills

By |December 10th, 2019|Job Seeker Tips|

Read our tips to help you improve your job interview skills and land the job you really want Jump To Section: Dressing for the interview Your arrival Eye contact Ask questions Concluding At Blue Collar People you do not need to prepare for a job interview, you simply register with us and we match you […]

Short Term Work – How To Be Successful

By |December 2nd, 2019|Job Seeker Tips|

Some people really enjoy the flexibility that being a casual worker offers. They do not have to commit to a fixed term contract so a short term contract can help a person to get a feel for the work environment without having to commit for the long term. Many people are using the option of […]

Taking The Stress Out Of Employee Search

By |November 27th, 2019|Employee / Staff Management|

Labour Hire Agencies Professional labour hire agencies are there to take the stress off your business the next time you need to recruit. Not only are you guaranteed to be presented with a worker that perfectly fits your needs, but you are also guaranteed to have that person start when you need them, for as […]

How to Retain Your Employees

By |November 19th, 2019|Employee / Staff Management|

A great employee is a rare gem: He/she is hard to find to begin with and once you find one, throngs of suitors will be lining up at your door to snatch them away from you. Although difficult, getting a good employee is not the hardest part, retaining them is. It will cost you time, […]

Preparing Your CV Requires Focus

By |November 11th, 2019|Job Seeker Tips|

Read up on our tips to enhance your CV for the next time you apply for a job There are no hard and fast rules when it comes to preparing your CV, or curriculum vitae, however it does need to serve its purpose and be a succinct selling tool. After all, it is the first […]

Construction Labour Hire is A Great Option

By |October 24th, 2019|Employee / Staff Management|

Construction labour hire can be difficult, particularly when there are fluctuations in demand to consider and times of uncertainty. Taking this into account is necessary for any business in the construction industry and as a result, temporary staffing is the perfect solution. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits your business will experience […]

Labour Hire Companies For Casual Job Seeker

By |October 16th, 2019|Job Seeker Tips|

Casual jobs make up a large percentage of the overall workforce and are often in demand by jobseekers. Have you ever considered making your next career move with a labour hire company? Blue Collar People are always on the lookout for skilled and motivated casual workers to join their team. Let’s take a look at the […]


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