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STA: Saskatchewan is short about 3,000 truck drivers

STA: Saskatchewan is short about 3,000 truck drivers

Sep 08, 2022 | Careers, Driver Shortage, Government, Supply Chain

"Trucking companies are still facing challenges in their ability to attract labour. Driver shortages right across the country continue to...

CTA: Trucking to be Granted Access to Express Entry Programs

CTA: Trucking to be Granted Access to Express Entry Programs

Aug 30, 2022 | Advocacy, Business Operations, Careers, Government, Supply Chain, TFWs

In correspondence to the Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA), the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Sean Fraser, has confirmed that...

Transport challenges continue to haunt ag sector

Transport challenges continue to haunt ag sector

Jul 28, 2022 | Advocacy, COVID-19, Drivers, Driver Shortage, Government, MELT, Supply Chain

Labour shortages in the rail and trucking industries remain a major hurdle for the successful movement of products.

STA's Ewart speaks on Transportation at Canada's Farm Show

STA's Ewart Speaks on Transportation at Canada's Farm Show

Jun 29, 2022 | Business Operations, Careers, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy, Economy, Supply Chain

Saskatchewan Trucking Association (STA) Executive Director, Susan Ewart spoke last week at Canada's Farm Show, hosted in Regina Saskatchewan. Ewart,...

Paving the Way for Women in Trucking

Paving the Way for Women in Trucking

Jun 28, 2022 | Careers, Driver Shortage, MELT, Safety, Saskatchewan, Supply Chain

The STA’s Women Shifting Gears (WSG) program in partnership with the YWCA of Saskatoon just completed its second cohort of...

Rising Fuel Costs Impacting Saskatchewan's Trucking Industry

Rising Fuel Costs Impacting Saskatchewan's Trucking Industry

Jun 08, 2022 | Advocacy, Business Operations, Carbon Pricing, Carbon Tax, Driving the Economy, News Releases, Supply Chain

Saskatchewan Trucking Association Executive Director, Susan Ewart joined Global Saskatoon this morning to discuss the impact rising fuel costs are...

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards

STA Executive Director takes home Women of Distinction Award

May 30, 2022 | Business Operations, Government, News Releases, Saskatchewan, Supply Chain, Women in Trucking

Regina, SK: Saskatchewan Trucking Association (STA) Executive Director, Susan Ewart was named a 2022 YWCA Regina Nutrien Women of Distinction...

Gov't of Canada Announces Changes to the TFWP

Gov't of Canada Announces Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

Apr 06, 2022 | Business Operations, Government, Supply Chain, TFWs

The Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, Carla Qualtrough, has announced the Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program Workforce...

Floyd Thiessen-trucking-is-for-everyone

Trucking. Is. For. Everyone.

Feb 03, 2022 | Careers, Driver Shortage, Supply Chain

Meet Floyd Thiessen who recently graduated from Mandatory Entry-Level Training and received his Class 1A license. A big thanks to...

Domestic Vaccine Mandate Could Fracture Supply Chain

Domestic Vaccine Mandate Could Fracture Supply Chain

Dec 13, 2021 | Business Operations, Compliance, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy, News Releases, Supply Chain

The government of Canada’s decision to mandate the COVID-19 vaccine for domestic federally regulated workers in the trucking industry –...

The STA, YWCA Saskatoon and Saskatchewan Ministry of Immigration and Career Training have launched a pilot-program to encourage more woman to participate in the trucking industry.

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