News Items

New ASC Board Members and Appointments

The Automotive Sector Council Annual General Board Meeting was held September 12, at the ASC Expo in Dartmouth Nova Scotia. New appointments this year are Level 3 Apprentice for Department of Transportation Technician Tailor Robicheau, Gary Quigg, Automotive Business Support Manager of Canadian Tire Atlantic Canada, Rob Ward, Health & Safety at Steele Auto Group […]

New Workplace Safety Kits

Looking for new safety resources to share at your next safety talk? Or new posters to remind your employees about safe work practices? WCB Nova Scotia, with input from employers and safety associations, has developed new industry-based safety kits filled with posters and decals that remind employees of the importance of working safely. Order yours […]

Join Us in Steering the Future!

Automotive Sector Council and its partners are excited to announce that TestDrive, our Youth engagement initiative is looking for engaged industry champions! TestDrive introduces Grade 10 and 11 high school students to the motive power trades through a 200 hour paid work placement.  This provides the student the opportunity to learn about the amazing career […]

Canada Summer Job Grants 2020

While you are getting ready for winter, digging out shovels and putting on your snow tires, Automotive Sector Council is here to help you prepare for next summer. The Canada Summer Jobs program is a government grant that offers support for employers providing supervised career-related work experience for youth employees.  Employers can receive hiring grants up to […]

The Provincial Government wants feedback from Industry

  The provincial government wants to hear your thoughts about programs that aim to serve us and about the provincial economy.  We are looking for you to complete a short survey to help provide them with important feedback to better serve our sector.  It’s important that we have our say. The online survey takes about […]