GM Canada to Support Training and Help Secure Jobs for Impacted Oshawa Assembly Workers

Posted on 30. Nov, 2018 by in GM Canada


GM Canada to Support Training and Help Secure Jobs for Impacted Oshawa Assembly Workers

2018-11-29

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OSHAWA, Ont. (Thursday, Nov 29, 2018)GM Canada and a internal dealers are teaming adult with a joining to sight and sinecure meddlesome workers impacted during a Oshawa Assembly plant to turn automobile use technicians during GM dealerships.

GM Canada will also join with Durham Region educators and a governments to sight and transition Oshawa Assembly employees to new careers in Durham Region. These efforts will assistance residence a poignant open mandate for gifted workers from other informal employers.  

“GM Canada will support Oshawa Assembly workers with a idea of assisting impacted workers find good new jobs,” pronounced GM Canada boss and handling director, Travis Hester. “Our employees have good skills and a dealers have a poignant need for automobile technicians. Who improved than a top-quality public workers to use customers’ vehicles during GM dealerships?”  

GM Canada will dedicate resources and skeleton to work with Durham College, a University of Ontario Institute of Technology and a provincial and sovereign governments. The Company will work closely with Unifor to support employees and conduct a transition when changes start during Oshawa Assembly in 2019.

“I am deeply elegant of a discerning support and care from Durham College president, Don Lovisa, a other internal educational partners and a provincial and sovereign governments in charity support to GM employees,” pronounced Mr. Hester.

The timeless GM Automotive Service Education Program (ASEP) determined and upheld by GM Canada’s dealers is accessible by colleges opposite Canada to trigger training for meddlesome employees and place them in dealership jobs as they train. www.gm.ca/en/careers/asep

Earlier this year, GM Canada also committed $1.8 million in support for STEM preparation opposite Canada with a concentration on moving immature women and other under-represented groups to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

About General Motors Canada

General Motors of Canada Company markets Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles by Canada’s largest play network, as good as OnStar and MAVEN services. Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, GM Canada employs some-more than 8,000 people opposite a nation and is a famous personality in modernized manufacturing, immature operations, active safety, and unconstrained and connected car record investigate and development. More information on a association can be found during www.gm.ca or by following @GMcanada on Twitter. 

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