Labour & Employment

Short-term work assignments stymie federal public service renewal: union leaders

Officials with PSAC and CAPE says increasing rates of casual and term employment within the federal government is preventing the recruitment of younger workers for the long term.

As Treasury Board President Scott Brison deals with the issue of attracting younger workers to the public service, union leaders are recommending that more people be hired into permanent positions, rather than term or casual roles. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By DEREK ABMA

PUBLISHED : Monday, Feb. 22, 2016 12:00 AM

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