Topic: Jobs

Thousands Of Jobs On The Metro Tunnel With More To Come

Almost 2,000 jobs for Victorians have already been created by the Metro Tunnel, and there are more to come with new people starting every week as work to take the project underground ramps up. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan and Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll at A’Beckett Street […]

Categories: Media Release, Premier

Victorian Economy Growing And Creating Jobs

New data shows Victoria’s economy is accelerating above trend, fuelled by private and public investment. The latest ANZ Stateometer report released today shows Victoria’s economic activity is gathering pace due to strong public and private investment and a booming jobs market, with more than 320,000 new jobs since the Andrews Labor Government was elected. The […]

Categories: Media Release, Treasurer

Orchard Expansion To Bring Jobs To The Goulburn Valley

A family owned and operated orchard in the Goulburn Valley is set to thrive, with funding announced today to expand, bringing new local jobs to the community. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford announced that Vigliaturo Orchards will receive a grant from the Andrews Labor Government that will see the company expand, upgrade and employ more […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture, Minister for Regional Development

Manufacturing Champions To Take Centre Stage

Victoria’s manufacturing businesses and individuals will vie for leading industry awards next week. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today announced the finalists for the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame awards, which recognise the excellence of Victorian companies across the manufacturing industry. This year’s event will feature a new Woman Manufacturer of the Year […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Industry and Employment

Kicking Down Barriers To Employment

The Andrews Labor Government is breaking down barriers and getting more people into work, including young Victorians, thanks to the $90 million Jobs Victoria program. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll joined North Melbourne Football Club’s Majak Daw and Emma Kearney at The Huddle today to announce a $1.15 million boost to help disengaged […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Industry and Employment

Latrobe Valley GovHub Another Step Closer

More jobs are on their way to the Latrobe Valley with the Andrews Labor Government having completed the Expression of Interest process to appoint a developer and site for the Latrobe Valley GovHub. The Labor Government has today appointed Castlerock Property to deliver the Latrobe Valley GovHub at 65 Church Street Morwell – one of […]

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More Jobs And More Investment For The Latrobe Valley

The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with creating hundreds of new jobs and securing tens of millions of dollars in private sector investment to grow the Latrobe Valley’s economy for today and the future. Premier Daniel Andrews today visited Latrobe Valley Bus Lines at their Traralgon workshop to meet with workers who have gained […]

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Boosting Social Enterprise In Kyneton

The Andrews Labor Government is helping social enterprises across the state create jobs and training opportunities, particularly for community members who face difficulty gaining employment. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Social Foundry in Kyneton, a social enterprise which has received a Boost Your Business voucher to help create jobs for local […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Industry and Employment

Castlemaine Manufacturer Riding The Rails Of Success

The Andrews Labor Government is helping a Castlemaine-based rail manufacturer create jobs, boost productivity and invest in new equipment. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll joined Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards on a tour of Vossloh Cogifer Australia today to announce a $175,000 grant from the Future Industry Manufacturing Program which will enable […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Industry and Employment, Ministers

Mavenlink Chooses Melbourne For Asia Pacific HQ

The Andrews Labor Government has attracted another US technology company to Melbourne to set up an Asia-Pacific headquarters, creating 30 new jobs by 2020 and boosting Melbourne’s status as Australia’s tech capital. Melbourne’s reputation as the best location for tech companies to base Asia Pacific operations is growing rapidly, with Mavenlink investing in Victoria because […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Trade and Investment