Finding work in tough economic times
12 June 2013 Last updated at 10:27 BST
In May, official data showed that unemployment across the UK had started to rise, with the notable exception of Scotland where the number of people out of work fell.
Stephanie McGovern, visited BiFab, a company in Fife which makes oil rig platforms and is planning to take on more workers.
She spoke to jobseeker Christine Hancock and June Menzies from Citizens Advice to get their views on the jobs market.