Sector recruitments

VerpleegsterIn Flanders there are several bottleneck occupations. VDAB will focus internationally on the most urgent shortages. Most of these shortages are to be found in following professional clusters:

  • Health care: Vdab focuses also on solving shortages on the labour market in the care sector (nurses, doctors, nursing assistants).
    Recent developments show a decline in the demand for nurses. In the coming years there will however be a significant increase of jobs, due to the retirement of nursing staff and the creation  of new care centres
  • IT and Engineering, most commonly asked:
    • Software engineers (embedded)
    • Electronical engineers
    • Micro electronics
    • IT analyst developer (JAVA, .net, c++, C#)
    • Project managers IT and/or Communication
    • Mechanical engineers
    • Automation engineers
    • Technical designers