Category: Minister for Industry and Employment

Boosting Digital Technology In Manufacturing

The Andrews Labor Government is backing Victorian businesses so they can harness the benefits of digitally enhanced manufacturing – creating jobs and boosting the economy. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Swinburne University’s Factory of the Future to announce $2 million from the Labor Government for a new Advanced Manufacturing Industry 4.0 […]

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Boosting Jobs And Investment In The Latrobe Valley

The Andrews Labor Government is backing a significant expansion of a leading Latrobe Valley company that will create new jobs and boost the local economy. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Greenham’s Moe facility to announce funding from the Labor Government’s Regional Jobs Fund that will allow the company to undertake a […]

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Helping Vulnerable Young Victorians Climb The Jobs Ladder

The Andrews Labor Government is backing a social enterprise in the Latrobe Valley to support young locals struggling to find a job. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today joined Western Bulldogs AFLW Premiership Captain Ellie Blackburn in Morwell at youth organisation Ladder, who have received a $25,000 Boost Your Business voucher. Ladder provides […]

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Making AFL Grand Final History In Frankston

As Victoria gears up for the biggest game on the sporting calendar – a Frankston manufacturer is continuing its longstanding relationship with the AFL by making all the silverware and player awards for the AFL Grand Final. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Cash’s Awards and Promotions to see firsthand how the […]

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New Local Primary School Built By Locals

Local businesses and workers are helping to build a new, state-of the-art primary school which will open its doors to 500 students from next year. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today joined Member for Albert Park Martin Foley to meet workers involved in building the new South Melbourne Park Primary School. The Andrews […]

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School Of Rock Training Our Next Generation Of Stars

The Andrews Labor Government is backing the state’s best and brightest young performers starting their careers in the performing arts – with extra resources to enforce tough child employment laws. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance to meet the cast of School of Rock, who are busy […]

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Helping Young Victorians Find A Job

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the expansion of an innovative digital service that will help young Victorians experiencing mental illness engage in work and study. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll joined acting headspace CEO Julia Smith in Knox today to launch the second round of the Jobs Victoria Innovation Fund. Almost $2 […]

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More Jobs For Geelong To Boost The Economy

A leading Peruvian manufacturer is establishing its Australia and New Zealand HQ in Geelong, bringing jobs and investment to the region. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll announced today that Vistony Industrial del Peru SAC will set up its Australia and New Zealand headquarters in Norlane – creating 20 new jobs. The company expects […]

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Victoria Is The Place For Space

The Andrews Labor Government is stepping up its campaign for the Australian Space Agency – releasing the Victoria: The Place for Space proposal. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Opaque Media Group – one of the 250 Victorian companies involved in the space industry – to launch the proposal, which forms part […]

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Helping Frewstal Create Jobs And Boost Production

Stawell’s biggest private sector employer is set to take on even more workers, boost its energy efficiency and expand production thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Frewstal in Stawell to announce the company’s $7.83 million energy efficiency project that will help create 50 new jobs and […]

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