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Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Union calls for inquiry into 457 jobs rort by Baird Government


PSA Media release: There must be an immediate inquiry into the Baird Government contracting out vital public services replacing full time local jobs with overseas workers on 457 ‘temporary’ visas said the Public Service Association (PSA). The union said the Baird Government has used 457 ‘temporary’ visas to fill 32 full time “onshore” jobs following the outsourcing of ServiceFirst which handled IT, HR and payroll functions for Government. Worse, Minister Perrottet stated ambiguously in an