Migrant Workers Job Cut Down Under

australiaAustralia will be cutting 18,500 skilled migrant workers for the next 2 years beginning June this year to secure jobs for local workers. This excludes jobs in health and information technology.

This action of the Australian government will have a big impact on Filipino skilled migrants. It has a good and bad impact on those wanting to work in Australia. Good as this is a forewarning and bad as it is cross-out from a possible destination of Filipino migrant workers.

Aspiring Filipino skilled workers who want to migrate to Australia need to be vigilant as any possible job offers down under need to be checked and double checked to avoid being victimized by unscrupulous individuals who takes advantages of Filipinos wanting to work abroad.

A Filipino Engineer, Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ) - Australia and Professional Electrical Engineer (PEE) - Philippines with extensive experience in concept select, front-end engineering, HV & LV detail design, construction and commissioning of Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Area electrical installations in water and waste water pipeline and pumping facilities, offshore platforms, hydrocarbon process plants and pipelines including related facilities. Hazardous area classification and design certification (UEENEEM015B, UEENEEM016B, UEENEEM017B).