In the driver’s seat

truck.jpgThe transportation sector is one of many that is facing a shortage of skilled workers. The workforce is aging and fewer young people are interested in this career which means that many of the projected job openings will go unfilled. 

 Employers in this sector are looking abroad in the hopes that immigration can provide a supply of skilled drivers. Recruiting and training new drivers is just half the battle however. This article looks at struggle that companies face in retaining their skilled immigrant drivers once they are hired.