Right now, there’s a huge skills gap in the trades and material handling industry. As a leading supplier of skilled technicians for conveyor installation, IMI has a daunting task of subcontracting thousands of trades workers a year to build the foundation to the world’s shipped goods... amidst a labor crisis.
It would seem that in the age of job search engines like Indeed, Workopolis and Monster, employers would have a plethora of applicants at their beck and call. However, the struggle is not only to attract the right candidates, but also to retain them.
Somewhere between dodging boxes coming down the conveyer belt and stuffing my gloves full of Hot Paws, I noticed the volume of