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Workforce

Aug 22, 2023

Help may be on the way to alleviate Pa. nursing crisis

Pennsylvania is moving to implement the Nurse Licensure Compact by allowing nurses with multistate licenses issued by 40 other states and territories to practice in Pennsylvania.

Aug 21, 2023

Actalent anticipates positive impact of new Pa. workforce project

Actalent, a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions, sees the potential benefits of the Commonwealth Workforce Transformation Project.

Aug 18, 2023

Pa. July unemployment rate reaches record low

Pennsylvania’s July unemployment rate fell to 3.5%, an historic low that matches the national unemployment rate.

Aug 16, 2023

Bowhead to lay off 61 employees at Letterkenny

Bowhead Logistics Management LLC will lay off 61 employees at its Letterkenny Army Depot facility starting late next month, it informed the state Department of Labor & Industry.

Aug 15, 2023

PennDOT holds hiring events for CDL: operators and diesel equipment mechanics

PennDOT is looking for CDL operators and diesel equipment mechanics. 

Aug 9, 2023

First hiring event for military personnel offered in Carlisle

RecruitMilitary, a private firm which helps military personnel and their spouses find jobs, is holding its first Carlisle Barracks Hiring Event at the Carlisle Expo Center on Wednesday. 

Aug 8, 2023

Grants seek to build diverse talent in apprenticeship programs

The state, through grants totaling more than $397,000, seeks to create a pathway for populations underrepresented in the trades, including women and people of color.  

Aug 3, 2023

220 workers lose jobs as contract ends for FedEx Supply Chain

FedEx Supply Chain is discontinuing the management and operation of a facility at 115 Willow Springs Lane in East Manchester Township, affecting the jobs of all 220 people the third-party logistics provider employs there.

Jul 31, 2023

A ‘rocky’ road

Rakesh “Rocky” Lalvani has a real-life success story to rival that of the fictional fighter from Philadelphia. 

Jul 31, 2023

A potential solution to workforce shortage

Could reentrants help alleviate the workforce shortage? 

Jul 27, 2023

Pa. unemployment claims decrease

Pennsylvania ranks 39th among states in which unemployment claims were lower than in the previous week.

Jul 25, 2023

Armstrong World Industries buys California metal fabricator

Lancaster-based Armstrong World Industries Inc. has acquired BŌK Modern LLC, a metal fabricator headquartered in San Francisco.