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2018 GDC Performance Survey

PERFORMANCE SURVEY OF THE GASCOYNE DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION  Each year the Gascoyne Development Commission (GDC) carries out a survey to assess its performance in encouraging and facilitating the sustainable economic and social development of the Gascoyne region. As a key stakeholder in the region, the Commission would appreciate your input to the survey this year. It should take approximately 15 minutes to complete. Your response by 13th August 2018 would be appreciated. Your objective assessment of our performance will allow us to continuously improve our service delivery, consultation, strategies and overall effectiveness. All information supplied will be treated with strict confidence. Should you have any queries regarding the survey, please contact Ms Alyce Mullane on 9941 7000.   Click the link below to complete the Survey. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/J7LDXFY

Local Supply Chain Engagement – REGISTER YOUR BUSINESS

Subsea 7 is committed to driving local industry participation and workforce development. As part of this commitment, Subsea 7 has engaged consultants GHD to develop a Local Supplier Register (detailing local business capabilities) for use on the proposed Learmonth Bundle Site Project.

The Local Supplier Register will be used for either direct tendering or the potential to subcontract. In addition, the Local Supplier Register will be issued to every Bidder on the Project; maximizing opportunities for local businesses. How you can participate

To register, please email david.morgan2@ghd.com, Procurement and Contract Manager at GHD, with details of your business’s capabilities, project experience, skills and resources. Subject Line: WA Bundle Fabrication Facility – Local Supplier Register Suggestions on what to include:

  • Company profile
  • Capability statement
  • Contacts/organisation chart
  • Accredited systems (Quality, HSE, Management etc.)
  • Project reference list
  • Case studies

From the registrations obtained, Subsea 7 and GHD will endeavour to tailor works packages to suit local business capabilities (where possible).

For further information, please contact Odile May, Project Officer on 6652 2093 or email odile.may@gdc.wa.gov.au. Alternatively, you can email David Morgan direct.

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2018–23

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2018–23

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development Disability Access and Inclusion Plan for 2018-23 provides strategies for the inclusion of clients and staff with disability through improved access to information, services and facilities.

The plan is open for ongoing public comment and submissions can be made by completing the online feedback form.

For a copy of the plan in an alternative format or to make any other comments please email daip@dpird.wa.gov.au or phone 9368 3333.

Gascoyne Development Commission Investment Video

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Gascoyne Local Content Advisor

          Your Local Content Advisor will develop, promote and maximise opportunities for local suppliers, contractors and job seekers in the regions by connecting to relevant government, industry, businesses, Aboriginal Corporations, employment and training stakeholders. Your Local Content Advisor aims to:
  • Increase regional businesses’ knowledge, skills and capability to capture regional opportunities as per the Building Local Industry Policy.
  • Increase the portion of State Government and Industry contracts secured by regional contractors and businesses.
  • Provide regional perspectives to support decision making for the awarding of State Government contracts.
  • Maximise regional supplier and subcontracting arrangements and outcomes through Industry Participation Plans.
  • Engage with lead contractors and suppliers to promote maximum local jobseeker participation.
  • Monitor the performance of contracts and report best practice and instances where Buy Local Policy or intent has been overlooked.
  For further information please contact: Jill Dwyer on jill.dwyer@gdc.wa.gov.au  

Regional Development Strategy 2016-2025

RD StrategyThe Strategy provides the common direction for regional development in Western Australia into the next decade. It is a plan to build on the potential of our regions for the benefit of all Western Australians. [Link to document]

nbn Industry Workforce Program

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nbn is driving a significant technical skills training program in the Australian telecommunications industry, aiming to create an industry-based, sustainable, and multi-technology capable workforce in cooperation with our Delivery Partners.

To build, operate and maintain the nbn™ network, we estimate the skilled workforce available to our Delivery Partners may need to increase by more than 4,500 roles – almost doubling the current external workforce actively engaged on the nbn™ project.

The Program

The Industry Workforce Development Program includes the following key activities:

Facilitating recruitment with our Delivery Partners – referring candidates who complete an expression of interest to work on the nbn™ network to our Delivery Partners for their consideration and recruitment

Technical skills training – subsidised training pathways for individuals to gain the skills needed to work on the nbn™ network in key occupations

Accreditation – ensuring that all individuals working on the nbn™ network are accredited for nbn mandated health and safety requirements

How does it work - for full details on how the program works click here - http://www.nbnco.com.au/corporate-information/careers/building-the-workforce.html