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

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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, […]

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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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Casual Skilled Labour Is Hard To Find

By |September 10th, 2018|Employee / Staff Management|

Have you considered labour hire as a source of casual skilled labour? Going through the recruitment and training process is both time consuming and often expensive for your business. Labour Hire may be the solution. Read about how blue collar labour hire can be a great source of skilled labour. When your business is seasonal, […]

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10 traits of the ideal worker

By |August 29th, 2018|Employee / Staff Management|

What makes you the ideal worker? [updated: 31/03/2019] 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 […]

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Introducing Adam Olivieri

By |July 2nd, 2018|Blue Collar People News|

We would like to introduce you to our newest Recruitment Consultant Adam Olivieri. Adam has been with Blue Collar People since January 2016 working as Trade Assistant/Construction Labourer and has recently transferred into the office as permanent employee.

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Recruitment Agencies: How Can They Help You?

By |June 21st, 2018|Employee / Staff Management|

Recruitment agencies, in a nutshell, are outside firms that basically play matchmaker between companies looking for employees and individuals in search of employment. These agencies perform all the recruitment processes on behalf of their clients including sourcing, screening, interviewing, background checking and reference checking candidates to ensure the potential employees are a match for the […]

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Job Seeker FAQ

By |January 14th, 2018|Job Seeker Tips|

Read some FAQs regarding job seeking with Blue Collar People Jump To Question: Does BCP hire casuals for holiday or weekend work? Can I suspend my registration with you if I find other work? How old must I be to register with BCP and what do I need? Once registered with BCP, do I keep […]

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Staff On Holiday? Fill In – Casual Workers

By |December 15th, 2017|Employee / Staff Management|

Are staff shortages an issue? You can cover your shortfall of workers with casual employees to maintain productivity during labour gaps. Read about how Blue Collar People can help you with quality labour hire… As they say, all work with no play makes for less productive employees. It is for this reason – and the […]

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Managing A Cross-Generational Workforce – How To Go About It

By |November 24th, 2017|Employee / Staff Management|

Learn how to go about managing a cross-generational workforce from understanding the different generations of employees to developing useful strategies for managing an age-diverse workforce… Jump To: Is having an age-diverse workforce a good thing? Understanding the different generations of employees Strategies for managing a cross-generational workforce   Managers in many organisations are increasingly having […]

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How To Be A Good Leader – 6 Effective Tips

By |November 22nd, 2017|Employee / Staff Management|

Whether you’re leading a group of permanent employees, contract workers, temporary staff, or a combination of the three; how well you do it will determine whether you achieve your organisation’s goals or not. Making sure a group of people works cohesively towards a common goal is, however, easier said than done and can easily become […]

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What Is Ethical Labour Hiring?

By |November 8th, 2017|Employee / Staff Management|

Ethical labour hire is the hiring of individuals in a non-discriminatory way. Discrimination can be overt or covert and can be based on sex, gender or sexual orientation. Hiring staff with a bias based on any of these factors can be seen as discrimination. Factors to consider when hiring labour   There are a number […]

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Why Having A Skilled Workforce Is Essential

By |November 7th, 2017|Employee / Staff Management|

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 […]

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How to Keep Your Temps Happy

By |August 28th, 2017|Employee / Staff Management|

..and thereby getting the best out of them when they are working for you How does a labour hire company help with paperwork for hiring temps?  How do you keep your temps happy? When you need the right staff to help you get work done, you may need them for a special project or to […]


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