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

Fill Sick Days with Temporary Labour

By |September 19th, 2019|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 […]

Contract Workers or Labour Hire? What’s The Difference?

By |September 11th, 2019|Acquisitions, Employee / Staff Management|

Every once in a while, businesses require extra “hands” to help out with work overflow or to cover for an absent employee. Because of the short-term nature of these kinds of positions, businesses often prefer to hire employees on a non-permanent basis. It is at this moment that the manager in charge has to decide […]

How Trades Labour Hire Can Help Your Business

By |September 4th, 2019|Employee / Staff Management, Labour Hire FAQs|

Having high-quality tradespeople for your business is not something that you can afford to take lightly. This is because the quality of the people you have on the ground can determine whether an operation succeeds or fails. Hiring the best tradies for your mining, manufacturing or construction business is, therefore, one of the most important […]

Labour Hire Costs Vs Benefits

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

In business, labour needs are always changing. A business may be overstaffed today and then become understaffed just a week later without any changes being made to the employee roster. There’re two common reasons why labour needs keep changing in companies. These are: –    Worker absences. Your employees will sometimes miss work due to reasons […]

Labourers For Hire From Labour Hire Companies Are a Great Option

By |August 20th, 2019|Blue Collar People News, Employee / Staff Management|

Fluctuations in workloads due to changes in demand for products or when taking on extra projects make maintaining the right number of employees quite a difficult task for companies. Hire too many employees during peak seasons and you are left with idle employees to pay when the peak is over. By hiring temporary labourers when […]

Why Social Media Is Now So Important For Recruitment

By |August 6th, 2019|Social Media|

Whether you’re a job seeker or an employer looking to find new staff members, in the modern age social media is playing a bigger and bigger role in recruitment and employment circles. And it’s little wonder, with so many of us online these days. It only makes sense that the internet – and social media […]

Looking For Labour Hire Solutions? What To Ask

By |June 10th, 2019|Employee / Staff Management, Labour Hire FAQs|

A business seeking to hire labour needs to ask themselves exactly what they are looking for; what role needs to be fulfilled and the time frame in which the person is needed. Jump To: Labour Hire Solutions Explained Labour Hire Solutions – What Questions To Ask? A business seeking to hire labour needs to ask […]

Labour Hire Australia

By |June 7th, 2019|Labour Hire FAQs, Labour Industry News|

Reasons why labour hire is popular with many businesses There’re several reasons why temping as a service has grown to become an entire industry – the labour hire industry. Labour hire offers the following: Workforce flexibility. Many businesses face periodic fluctuations in demand, meaning their labour requirements keep shifting throughout the year. Labour hire gives […]

5 Benefits of Labour Hire To Your Workforce

By |April 23rd, 2019|Employee / Staff Management|

Almost any position in the organisation can be filled by labour hire – from positions that require highly skilled and specialised personnel to those that require no skills. This has proven invaluable for a lot of organisations, enabling them to maintain a lean permanent workforce while still having adequate workers during peak seasons. This has […]

Labour Hire Solutions Explained

By |March 6th, 2019|Employee / Staff Management|

There are many ways to hire staff in the current climate including recruitment agencies, online advertising and even word of mouth. But how much do you know about labour hire firms? From fully trained staff with trade qualifications to specialised administrative staff, a labour hire firm can be the staffing solution you’ve been looking for. […]

Quality Temporary Staff – How It Can Help Your Business

By |February 12th, 2019|Employee / Staff Management|

It’s not difficult to find temporary staff members to fill the odd role in a short term project. Guaranteeing the quality of these temporary staffers, though, is another matter entirely. So, when you do find a temporary staff member who gets the job done professionally and fits right in on your team, it’s worth rewarding […]

WA Monthly News Round-up for Nov 2018

By |November 12th, 2018|About Perth, WA, Blue Collar People News|

Landfill-free age beckons for Perth as Kwinana waste plant construction commences, new tax for oil and gas companies, and female participation in BHP’s South Flank operation lifted; all in our WA monthly news brief. Landfill-free Perth beckons Construction works have commenced on Australia’s first large-scale waste-to-energy plant located in Kwinana. As well as creating jobs, […]

Employee Of The Month: Mark

By |October 26th, 2018|Blue Collar People News|

Mark has been employed with Blue Collar People for the past 4 months as a general labourer and constantly receives positive feedback from our customers. Mark always accepts work, is reliable and puts in a solid days effort. He is also eager to learn new skills and further his knowledge. Thank you for all of […]

Work in Perth – What is Better?

By |September 16th, 2018|About Perth, WA|

In this post, read about the different factors to consider when moving to Perth for work. Australia is a huge country with a population of just over 24 million people. Our eastern and central states have a combined population of approximately just over 22 million. So that leaves just 2 million people that call Western […]


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