News, insights and analysis regarding workforce skills required and training programs available to enable the Canadian workforce to benefit from new economic opportunities brought about by emerging transportation technologies such as electric vehicles, autonomous transportation and new digital mobility services.
Electric Autonomy, Electric Mobility Canada launch national EV jobs board
The new Jobs in Motion jobs board will make it easier for Canadians to find EV-related jobs. In an Electric Autonomy panel marking the launch, experts discussed why it’s a crucial tool for the industry today
For OEMs and parts makers, EV retooling isn’t just about plants — it means replacing lost jobs and upskilling their workforce
The transition to electric vehicles will cost jobs as well as create them, while requiring Canada’s auto labour force to acquire new skills — realities that governments and the private sector are now grappling with
Unifor calls for national auto policy after landmark vote to elect Lana Payne as first female president
After a contested election, Payne became the first woman to head Unifor — Canada’s largest private-sector union — which kicked off her term by releasing a new-forward looking auto policy report focused on electric vehicle manufacturing