A Short History of Welding

A Short History of WeldingFrom the Romans to Robotics, welding has a lot to answer for in the modern world Many people consider welding to be a modern-day trade performed by skilled welders or metalworkers. What they don’t realise is that the initial discovery of heating and metals occurred in 3000. B.C in Egypt.Since then […]

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Adding a Task in GotSkill

Adding a Task in GotSkillLet the working world know what you are capable of GotSkill is built around our community. That is the core of what we do, and a healthy community is what we strive for.But GotSkill offers more than just a news feed.Did you know you can upload your entire work history? Well […]

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Set Your Work Availability in GotSkill

Set your work availability in GotSkillLet the right people know where you are in the job hunt – if you’re there at all​ Lets say you’re a happily employed Boilermaker, having a scroll through the GotSkill feed. You’re checking out everyones awesome posts, but you keep getting these pesky job notifications for a qualified boilermaker […]

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3 ways the world relies on Metal workers

3 Ways the World Relies on Metal Workers The modern world relies on metalwork in so many waysLook around you. From where you are, what amazing things can you see that have something to do with metal? This article pays tribute to the amazing sheet metal workers who help build our nation.Metal work has been around […]

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employers can’t rely on Personal References

The real reason employers don’t rely on personal references when hiring new staff Hamish and Andy know employers can’t rely on Personal References alone (video below)Ask any group of employers what their number one channel for hiring new people, and chances are you will hear ‘Personal Networks’.Makes sense, right? People want to work with people […]

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The 3 things employers are looking for in your skilled trades CV

Top 3 things employers are looking for when hiring welders and boilermakers Welders struggle to display their true ability through their CVThere was once a time when a skilled tradesperson could manage their career from their reputation alone. If you’re a welder or boilermaker from Perth, we have jobs waiting for you…GotSkill members benefit from […]

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User Update 1.5

GotSkill Update: Version 1.5Hi everyone,It’s been a while since you heard from us – that’s because we have been busy building some great new features for the GotSkill platform.These changes have been made based on the valuable feedback you have been giving us (so please keep it coming!) The following key features have been updated […]

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