Bio-Tech Jobs http://wamc.org en Help Wanted - NY's Capital Region "Unprepared" http://wamc.org/post/help-wanted-nys-capital-region-unprepared <p>A new report says unless steps are taken immediately, New York is not is going to be able to fill the jobs of the future .&nbsp; A report released in Albany Tuesday finds a “skills gap” exists in New York State – especially in the Capital Region, where high-tech jobs are growing as the area embraces its “tech valley” moniker with the expansion of chip fabrication and nanotechnology.&nbsp; But at the same time, the report warns of growing numbers of "unprepared students and unprepared workers."</p> Tue, 21 May 2013 19:58:15 +0000 Dave Lucas 65220 at http://wamc.org Help Wanted - NY's Capital Region "Unprepared" Bio-tech Firm to Create More Jobs in Vermont http://wamc.org/post/bio-tech-firm-create-more-jobs-vermont <p>The Vermont developer working with a South Korean bio-technology company to build a plant in Newport says the company expects to create 450 permanent and 50 seasonal jobs.<br><br>That's double the amount of jobs AnC Bio proposed earlier this year.<br><br>Vermont Public Radio reports developer Bill Stenger says the company will need more clean rooms for research and development than originally thought. He addressed a panel of state and local officials that are working together on workforce development and related needs for transportation, housing, and services.<br> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 22:50:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53541 at http://wamc.org Bio-tech Firm to Create More Jobs in Vermont