The CISSL is intended to increase the available skill base of construction workers. It replaces the Canterbury Skill Shortage List and absorbs various construction roles from the Immediate Skill Shortage List in NZ. Is it too rigid to be effective? And will put off the very migrant workers it claims to encourage?
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Skilled labour shortage
Unions have been griping about ex-expatriate workers being brought in to complete transmission gully. They ought to be more in tune with the labour market.
Aaron weighs in on why the focus needs to change from “labour shortage” to “skill shortage” to address the current issues.