Back to 2013, Canada – The construction industry is facing a crisis as countless skilled people in the trade are reaching retirement age. There are many job vacancies, not enough skilled workers to be hired and essential construction projects are likely to be compromised, which would seriously affect the economy.
What to do then ? “Hire Women !”, says Jamie McMillan, a woman ironworker, who has just founded Journeyman, an organization which aims at promoting the labor of women in the trade.
2013, 21st century and yet …. Only 3% of the workforce in composed of women the industry.
R Access and Jamie McMillan get back to the creation of Journeyman, talk about jobs and future projects.
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