Two new job websites have gone online amid rising demand for skilled workers after almost two-thirds of companies termed the skilled-labour shortage one of the biggest risks to business, according to Chamber of Commerce’s monitor in 2019. The shortage between supply and demand for skilled Iabour in the mechanical and vehicle engineering sector, for instance, came to 14.6 per cent in 2018.
Getting to know professional world
The YOUNG Talents Hamburg Club launched by Hamburg Invest presents exciting opportunities for talented young people in the Hamburg Metropolitan Region with its attractive work and living environment and links them up with companies. The Fascination of Flying Day at HAW Hamburg on February 21, 2020 will feature lectures and fun workshops. Children and young people will learn how an aircraft is steered and the impact of climate change on aviation. School classes will be offered vocational and career guidance. The event is backed by Airbus, Hamburg Airport, Hamburg Aviation and Lufthansa Technik. Those interested can register on www.yota-hamburg.de.
Young Talents Hamburg Club for technical professions
The Young Talents Hamburg Club (formerly Faszination Technik Klub) gives young people and children insight into technical professions through various forms of events and are helped train or study in the Hamburg Metropolitan Region – from eight years of age until the end of their schooling. Companies, associations and universities will open their doors and show exciting technology. Trainees can look over their shoulder or try things out in the workshop. Hamburg Invest’s Young Jobs Hamburg offers career starters and young professionals plenty of information about MRH as a working and living environment, employers in diverse sectors, job offers, internships and events.