Job searching online is common practice for job hunters in Australia.
Though, it can be a really competitive method, especially when using popular job search sites like Seek.com and Indeed.com there are some public job sites specifically aimed at advertising positions more suited to students, looking for part-time and casual positions.
SHOC is here to help you with writing your resume, cover letter, practicing for upcoming interviews or discussing your rights as an Australian worker.
Please note: The following links have been provided as a starting point for your job search. SHOC does not act as a recruiter on behalf of any positions listed on these websites.
Job Search Sites with Links
Job Search sites with a focus on part-time and casual employment
Spot Jobs https://www.spotjobs.com/
Totally into it Careers https://www.totallyintoit.com.au/
Job Searching on Company Websites
A lot of larger companies advertise positions on the company website. The best way to find a company’s job vacancies online is to google the name of the company with the term ‘career’ or ‘jobs’ included.
The following links are just an example of some that use this method.
The Coffee Club https://www.coffeeclub.com.au/about-us/career/
Coles Supermarkets https://www.colescareers.com.au/
Super Retail Group
The Super Retail Group is comprised of several large retail outlets including Rebel Sport, Amart Sports, Goldcross Cycles, Rays Outdoors, BCF, Super Cheap Auto. The following link takes you to careers page on the organisations website for job search and applications for each of these companies http://careers.superretailgroup.com.au/
While it would be fantastic to secure a position on campus while you study, it is important to remember that there is a lot of competition for these vacancies. The following information can help with searches for on-campus positions
Positions with UQU on campus are advertised on Seek.com.au To search for current position vacancies place ‘UQU’ in the keywords search box.
Positions with the University of Queensland are advertised on the UQ Careers web page on the following link http://uq.edu.au/uqadvantage/careers
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