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ILO urges world leaders to guarantee workers' rights as robots cut jobs  The Guardian

World leaders have been urged by an influential United Nations agency to sign up to a universal labour guarantee to bolster fundamental workers' rights, ...

Concerns over "parachuting civvies" into top police jobs  News & Star

Concerns have been raised about the parachuting of civvies into top jobs within Cumbria Police.

Facebook to create 1,000 jobs in Ireland in 2019  BBC News

The social media giant will expand its workforce in Ireland from 4000 to 5000 during 2019.

Highest-paying supermarket Aldi increases staff wages again - and there are jobs available  Chronicle Live

Aldi has agreed to raise pay for store assistants to £9.10 an hour, which the retailer says has strengthened its position as Britain's best-paying supermarket.

Nearly 300 federal workers recalled from furlough to perform different jobs  CNN

Nearly 300 furloughed Department of Homeland Security employees are being called back to work amid the longest government shutdown in history.

Over 23,000 shops and 175,000 high street jobs predicted to go in 2019  The Guardian

A further 175,000 jobs will be shed from struggling UK high streets this year and the value of retail property will slump as the boom in online shopping and rise of ...

Sterling reclaims $1.29 after reassuring jobs data  Financial Times

Sterling reclaims $1.29 after reassuring jobs data provides some distraction from Brexit politics. US futures trade expects the S&P 500 to slip while European ...

Jobs figures: Welsh employment rate hits record high  BBC News

More than 1.5 million people in work in Wales or 75.8% of 16-64 year olds, according to new figures.

Jobs question mark at East Lancs plastic firm  Lancashire Telegraph

JOBS are under threat at an East Lancashire manufacturer after a visit from their American owners.

100 jobs in Suffolk are saved as company is bought up  East Anglian Daily Times

A firm that faced the prospect of complete collapse has been spared in the final hour by a buyout that secures the future of its office in Sudbury.

William Hill to close almost half of betting shops putting 4,500 jobs at risk  The Sun

Bookmaker William Hill has confirmed it may have to close 40 per cent of its high street stores, due to changes in gambling laws that will result in shops ...

Some of the best paid jobs which are up for grabs in the North East right now  Chronicle Live

From kitchen designers, consultant microbiologists and the Head of Healthcare at HMP Northumberland - here are some of the highest paid jobs advertised in ...

Wylfa: 'More cash for region' over nuclear plant delay  BBC News

More cash could come from the Welsh Government to help workers affected by the suspension of work on a new nuclear power station, a minister has said.

'I guess I found a MAGIC WAND!' Trump boasts manufacturing jobs record as he mocks Obama  Daily Mail

Trump tweeted: 'The previous administration said manufacturing will not come back to the U.S., “you would need a magic wand.” I guess I found the MAGIC ...

This huge new warehouse is coming to Sinfin and bringing new jobs  Derbyshire Live

New jobs look set to be on their way to a Derby business park now that plans for a huge distribution warehouse have been given the green light. Two years ago ...

Jobs fear sends shiver through fund industry  Financial Times

Many investment companies have announced large redundancies, with more expected in 2019.

Aldi's £44,000 a year jobs pay same salary as world's top law firms  Mirror Online

The £44000 pay package of the budget supermarket's graduate scheme, which also includes a company Audi.

Tesla to cut more than 3,000 jobs because cars 'still too expensive'  The Guardian

Elon Musk says he has no choice but to reduce electric car manufacturer's headcount.

How HS2 project in Flintshire is set to create more jobs and work for county's firms  LeaderLive

MORE jobs are to be created as booming Flintshire firms continue their hard work towards a major national transport project, it has been revealed.

Saving Sears' Jobs: The New Math According To Eddie Lampert  Forbes

Eddie Lampert says his deal for Sears will save 50000 jobs…or maybe 45000…or maybe 40000. Whatever the number it's hard to make the math work.

More than 175,000 retail jobs will be cut from the High Street this year  Daily Mail

A slump in the value of retail property is expected to see 23395 shops shut as customers shun town centres in favour of internet shopping, according to property ...

High street shop closures set to cost 175000 jobs this year  The Times

More than 175000 jobs will be lost from struggling high street stores over the coming year as the boom in internet shopping hastens their decline, researchers ...

Philips to close Suffolk factory putting 430 jobs at risk  BBC News

Electronics giant Philips is to close its only UK factory, at Glemsford, Suffolk, with the loss of 430 jobs. The firm said it would close the site, which makes baby ...

Australia's best jobs: The occupations with the least hours and most pay are revealed  Daily Mail

The figures, from Australian Bureau of Statistics census data, show that while some top earning jobs require long work weeks, others offer less hours with their ...

Hirer Plantforce saves over 100 Hawk jobs at Hinkley  Construction Enquirer

South West hirer Plantforce Rentals has saved the jobs of Hawk Plant (UK) staff working at EDF's Hinkley Point C nuclear plant in Somerset. Plantforce had been ...

Irish offshore oil or gas find could lead to big jobs boost  The Irish Times

Study warns State may soon have to source 100% of its gas requirements from overseas.

Edinburgh City Council could cut 300 jobs to save £41m  BBC News

Up to 300 jobs could go at City of Edinburgh Council this year in a bid to save £41m. Closing the posts is part of a range of measures designed to save the ...

Jaguar Land Rover and Ford to axe thousands of jobs  The Guardian

JLR to cut 4500 jobs globally with UK management roles most affected.

US adds 312,000 jobs in December, far surpassing expectations  The Guardian

The US added 312,000 jobs in December, a huge rise well above forecasts that came amid volatile stock markets, a government shutdown and signs the ...

This week's top architecture and design jobs include Herzog & de Meuron and Mecanoo  Dezeen

The top positions in architecture, interiors and design on Dezeen Jobs this week include opportunities at Herzog & de Meuron and Mecanoo.

Hotel fires half its robot staff for sucking at their jobs  CNET

Bye bye, bots. Henn na Hotel in Japan laid off droids that annoyed customers by failing to perform simple tasks.

Minority ethnic Britons face 'shocking' job discrimination  The Guardian

Black Britons and those of south Asian origin face “shocking” discrimination in the labour market at levels unchanged since the late 1960s, research has found.

Ford to cut thousands of jobs in turnaround plan  BBC News

Carmaker Ford has announced plans for a major shake-up of its operations in the UK and mainland Europe. It is expected to lead to thousands of job losses ...

UK jobs boom strongest in South Yorkshire and Merseyside, thinktank finds  The Guardian

South Yorkshire and Merseyside recorded the strongest levels of jobs growth in the decade since the financial crisis, according to a report that also finds ...

Finance, construction, real estate and retail jobs most likely to be hit in 2019 as house prices fall  ABC News

Weaker house prices and the fallout from the banking royal commission will mean 2019 will be a weak year for jobs in the finance, construction, real estate and ...

Why your name matters in the search for a job  BBC News

Why jobseekers with ethnic names change personal details on their CVs.

Farmers fear map could encourage 'nut jobs' to trespass  Armidale Express

"Our farms are our home, they're not just a business, it's where our family lives."

What the Tesco call centre workers who lost their jobs last year are doing now  Wales Online

There were tears and hugs as 1100 staff at Tesco House left for the last time, but many have landed on their feet.

Tesla job cuts: Electric car firm to axe thousands of workers worldwide, CEO Elon Musk announces  The Independent

Tesla is to cut thousands of jobs across its global workforce, the company announced on Friday. The electric car manufacturer said it would reduce staff numbers ...

Ever fancied working for the emergency services? Here are 11 jobs you can apply for  Chronicle Live

Among those hiring staff are Northumbria Police, Durham Constabulary, the North East Ambulance *Service*, and Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue - and here are ...

Jobs, intolerance and institutions protection will be key issues in 2019 polls: Raghuram Rajan  Economic Times

Creation of jobs, how tolerant we are of different views of minorities and how we protect our institutions like Supreme Court, Election Commission and RBI are ...

Jose Mourinho: I've had three job offers but I don't park the bus  BBC Sport

Jose Mourinho says he has turned down three job offers since being sacked as Manchester United boss and rejects criticism of the team's playing style.

These are five high-paying programming jobs right now  TechRepublic

Here are the developer roles that careers *service* Dice found had high average salaries during 2018.

Travelodge is giving jobs to unemployed parents who need flexibility around the school run  Somerset Live

The chain promises guaranteed hours and flexible shifts around the school run.

For Women Job Seekers, Networking Like a Man Isn't Enough  WIRED

A new study finds that male and female job seekers need different kinds of peer networks to get ahead.

49 jobs at risk as Clarks eyes Somerset factory closure  Retail Gazette

Footwear retailer Clarks is poised to close down its factory in Somerset less than two years after it opened, placing 49 jobs at risk.

100 jobs saved at Shropshire plant hire firm

More than 100 jobs have been saved at a Shropshire-based heavy machinery firm which went into administration earlier this week.

Pound rebounds on strong jobs data  BBC News

Sterling makes gains against the euro and US dollar after the latest employment and wages figures.

Good news for young graduates seeking government jobs  Nairobi News

Young graduates will soon need only internship experience at a government agency to qualify for government jobs, the National Youth Council (NYC) has said.

Growth & Jobs | Electronic engineer develops remote monitoring device  Jamaica Gleaner

Security-conscious Jamaicans can now monitor movements at their homes and businesses via the Falcon B series remote monitoring and control device system.

Young people to Davos leaders: more jobs, better education  UNICEF

DAVOS, Switzerland, 21 January 2019 – Thousands of young people have a simple message to the leaders gathered at the World Economic Forum: “We need ...

Jobs lost as plant hire firm goes into administration  BBC News

The Hawk group had been affected by a delay in starting anticipated projects, administrators say.

Growth without jobs means nothing: Raghuram Rajan  Economic Times

Raguram Rajan, former RBI Governor, in an exclusive conversation with ET Now's Supriya Shrinate in Davos, has said that we have to move towards a more ...

ANC manifesto: Land, jobs and blockchain  BBC News

Ahead of South Africa's elections in May, President Cyril Ramaphosa unveiled the ruling African National Congress (ANC) manifesto. The BBC's Andrew ...

Does your work suck? A book for people with jobs that drive them to drink…  702

Andy Golding (Employee Experience Specialist at Still Human) discusses his book “We Are Still Human - And Work Shouldn't Suck”.

Junior bankers keep leaving for these particular jobs at Palantir  eFinancialCareers

It may no longer serve artisanal pork products in its snack kitchen, but analytics company Palantir still has some sort of draw for junior bankers. One of its more ...

Chief Constable launches new CNC jobs website  GOV.UK

Civil Nuclear Constabulary (CNC) Chief Constable Mike Griffiths, CBE, has launched a new CNC recruitment website.

Jobs in Australia most likely to receive payrises

The new year will bring some good news for certain professionals whose skills will be in high demand this year.

Bridgend Ford: Electric cars idea to keep plant jobs  BBC News

Electric cars could hold the key to saving threatened jobs at Ford's plant in Bridgend, an AM has said. Ford wants to cut 370 workers in the first phase of up to ...

Become a crime fighter! 6 jobs on offer with Leicestershire Police now  Leicestershire Live

Fancy saying hello hello hello to a new career in the police force? Leicestershire Police is recruiting for a range of roles - from call handling to CID.

UK wage growth rises again in November as job creation picks up  The Independent

UK average wages grew by 3.4 per cent year-on-year in the three months to November, official data on Tuesday showed. That was up from the 3.3 per cent rate ...

These are some of the security and catering jobs available at the NEC Group  Coventry Telegraph

It has a wide variety of roles to fill - from catering and hospitality to customer *service* and security.

600 jobs for Wakefield as creative industry gets a £4.4m boost  Wakefield Express

Wakefield is set to become the creative heart of the North, with a £4.4m boost for the district's cultural and creative industries.

Businesses invited to advertise roles at Aberdeen jobs fair  Aberdeen Evening Express

Moving On, which is hosted annually by Aberdeen City Council, Skills Development Scotland and DWP, provides exhibition places for firms to promote ...

US software firm Salesforce to create 1,500 jobs in Dublin  BBC News

A US software company has announced a significant expansion of its Republic of Ireland operations with the addition of 1,500 jobs over the next five years.

90 jobs threatened at Leicestershire distribution firm  Leicestershire Live

Management consulting staff over redundancies as part of review of its UK operations.

AFP to cut 95 jobs, scaling back initial 125 target  Channel NewsAsia

PARIS: Agence France-Presse will cut 95 jobs over the next five years, 30 fewer than announced in October, without affecting targeted savings, CEO Fabrice ...

Hitachi scraps Welsh power plant plans with 400 jobs lost  The Independent

The government has been forced to defend its strategy of reliance on nuclear power after the plummetting cost of renewable energy prompted a Japanese ...

Huge energy park earmarked for Perthshire woodlands will create “significant” jobs boost  The Courier

The historic Dupplin Estate is working on ambitious proposals to transform swathes of woodland to the south of the city. Project leaders want to use solar power, ...

Debenhams rescue plan may cost 10,000 jobs

A daring rescue attempt being drawn up to save Debenhams from going bust could cost more than 10000 job losses, dealing the biggest blow to the high street ...

12 large state failed on jobs, despite faster growth: Crisil  Economic Times

MUMBAI: Even as 12 large states grew faster than national GDP in FY18, the same has not translated into job creation, as GSDP expansion has come in from ...

Fancy working at Cornwall's first ever heated outdoor seapool? Now you can  Pirate FM

Eight new jobs are being created at Jubilee Pool in Penzance - as it introduces its geothermal spa. The water will be heated to 35 degrees thanks to a ...

Aldi are advertising jobs with INCREDIBLE salaries in Liverpool - here's how to apply  Liverpool Echo

Top-end salaries at the supermarket have gone up - and one of the jobs even comes with a free Audi.

No-deal Brexit would put thousands of UK jobs at risk, CBI to warn  The Guardian

A no-deal Brexit would have profound economic consequences with GDP shrinking by up to 8%, putting thousands of jobs at risk, the Confederation of British ...

JLR workers 'tense' after 4,500 job cuts announced  BBC News

The atmosphere at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is said to be "very tense" following the announcement that 4,500 jobs will be cut. Staff were informed that the firm, ...

Hundreds of Jaguar Land Rover's jobs losses to fall on senior managers and engineers

Hundreds of managers at Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) are facing the axe as the struggling carmaker confronts years of empire-building under its Indian owner Tata.

Why is Britain so miserable after its ten year jobs boom? A report by the Resolution Foundation might have the answer  The Independent

The growth in employment has helped those on low incomes and hasn't been restricted to London and the South East. But it's gone hand in hand with rising job ...

Claims of jobless growth during Modi regime bogus; 18 million jobs in professional and transport sector alone in just 4 years  The Financial Express

This has been the crucial achievement of the government over the past 4.75 years, that of having sustained India's pace of growth while reigning in high levels of ...

Who else does your job? A portrait of your profession  The Sydney Morning Herald

Have you ever wondered if you have much in common with other people who do your job? Are they a similar age to you, with a similar background and level of ...

MacDonald hotel group to cut 50 jobs at Bathgate HQ  BBC News

The redundancies will be made at the company's headquarters in Bathgate in West Lothian.

EXCLUSIVE: “Devastating” jobs blow as plan to close Kirkcaldy factory revealed  The Courier

Dozens of workers at a Fife laundry servicing firm are set to be laid off after managers confirmed their intention to close the company's local base. Around 70 staff ...

Federal workers take on odd jobs to make ends meet

When her paychecks dried up because of the partial government shutdown, Cheryl Inzunza Blum sought out a side job that has become a popular option in the ...

Warren Gatland awaiting 'concrete' job offers as Wales tenure draws to close  BBC Sport

Warren Gatland says he has had no firm job offers with less than a year to go until the end of his tenure as Wales coach.

BLF promises all unemployed R5K a month, along with jobs for everyone  Citizen

The party would need billions more to fund its welfare state, but says there are trillions of rands in the ground to pay for it all. Andile Mngxitama's party Black First ...

Jim Allister legal challenge to £20m hotel 'holding up 100 construction jobs', court told  Belfast Telegraph

At least 100 construction jobs paying nearly £300000 in monthly wages are on hold due to an ongoing challenge over a major new hotel and leisure complex on ...

Unions blame 300 Cooper Tire job losses on cheap imports  Wiltshire Times

UNION bosses are blaming the loss of 300 jobs at Cooper Tires in Melksham been on 'cheap Chinese tyre imports'.

M&S names 17 stores for closure, with loss of 1,000 jobs

Marks & Spencer has named the next 17 shops set to close in a move that puts 1045 more jobs at risk as part of its ongoing turnaround plan.

BlackRock cuts jobs as industry comes under pressure  Financial Times

Strategies revised in response to more challenging market conditions.

Defence Minister signs £250M aircraft deal, sustaining 450 jobs  GOV.UK

Defence Minister Stuart Andrew has announced the MOD has signed a £250 million deal to support the RAF's intelligence-gathering Shadow aircraft fleet.

Jobs in County Durham: 10 positions you can apply for right now  Chronicle Live

We have listed a range of jobs in County Durham, including a school cleaner, security officer and web designer.

Male teachers ruling out primary school jobs because they fear being viewed with suspicion  The Telegraph

Male primary teachers have spoken of their fear of being perceived as suspicious for working with young children and the lack of male role models for boys in ...

The top 25 companies offering work-from-home jobs in 2019  CNBC

FlexJobs created a list of the top 100 companies to watch for remote jobs in 2019. To compile this list, the job search site looked at over 51000 employers to see ...

Irish oil and gas sector could create over 1,500 jobs annually – report

The Irish offshore oil and gas sector could create as many as 1500 jobs a year, according to a report from PwC commissioned by the Irish Offshore Operators' ...

Almost 50 jobs under threat as owners of paper factory enter administration  Clacton and Frinton Gazette

DOZENS of workers face an uncertain future after the troubled owners of a paper factory announced they had been placed into administration.

Banking app firm to create more than 300 jobs in Cardiff  BBC News

More than 300 jobs are to be created in Wales as a mobile-only bank is set to open up a centre in Cardiff. London-based Monzo, one of the UK's fastest-growing ...

Cooper Tire Europe: Firm confirms 300 workers to lose jobs  BBC News

A Wiltshire tyre firm has confirmed 300 of its job roles will be made redundant.

Local businesses offer furloughed federal workers free food, jobs  News3LV

With the government shutdown extending into its 31st day, many valley businesses are helping furloughed federal workers with a number of offers, including free ...

Hawaii company offers jobs (and same-day pay) to furloughed government workers  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Representatives of a locally-owned employment agency are offering to help federal employees impacted by the partial ...

Jobs that are in-demand for the start of 2019  IOL

CareerJunctionhas released their latest index that shows the jobs that are highest in demand for the beginning of 2019.

Why dentists are all smiles when it comes to their working week  The Sydney Morning Herald

Dentists are among the professionals that work the least hours while being among the highest paid.