Youth Employment: Manufacturing and ICT Recruit

10 years, 7 months ago - April 22, 2013
Youth Employment: Manufacturing and ICT Recruit
They carve the lion's share of recruitment. Manufacturing and information technology and communication (ICT) has absorbed half of trainees Youth Employment Programme(YEP)

Launched on 29 January, the YEP placed far 436 youth internship. And last Friday, " a list of more than 3000 young people were sent to employers , "says Roland Dubois, head of the program at the Ministry of Finance. This out of a total of 4,422 people registered. " The goal is to place 4000 to 5000 young people this year. "

The manufacturing sector ranks first recruitment, with 27%. " It is rather for operators in the textile industry , "said Roland Dubois. Many doors open for graduates in the production and maintenance, among others.

As the ICT sector, the Business Process Outsourcing draws particular. " There is also anapplication-level developers , "said Roshan Seetohul, chairman of the Outsourcing and Telecommunications Association of Mauritius .

By the end of the year, we will employ between 1,500 and 2,000 people , "he says. Already despostes are vacant. A " wave of recruitment is planned for September , "mainly due to a recovery in the second quarter.


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