Sands and Galaxy in need of 22,000 new workers

Galaxy Macau and Sands China parcels 5 and 6 in Cotai will require a total of 22,000 more workers, when fully operating. According to MSS Recruitment’s Macau Job Market 2010 overview, released last week, both companies admitted that recruiting locally might not be enough, Macau Daily Times reported. Sands China senior vice president of human resources, António Ramirez, said Sands China would need 15,000 workers for parcels 5 and 6. “As we ramp up our operation effort, the estimated number of positions available at its peak will be approximately 15,000,” a Sands China spokesperson confirmed to Macau Daily Times. Galaxy’s senior vice president for human resources and administration, Trevor Martin, said his company will need 7,000 new employees for the Galaxy Macau resort, due to open by March 2011.