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This page contains Australian government sites, employment agencies and sites targetting specialist areas including Health, IT, mature-age, graduates and those with disabilities. There are Job Boards, employment portals and part-time employment information sites. Links to ombudsmen and equal opportunity support are included.

Information on agencies and employers for Working Overseas are included while Teaching Overseas, including Teacher Exchange, is found here. Find Interview and Résumé assistance here.

Apprenticeship information is available on this page.

Australian Government Sites

Employment of People with a Disability

  • CRS Australia
    ‘If you have a disability, injury or health condition and want to get or keep a job, we can help’.
  • JobAccess
    Help and workplace solutions for the employment of people with disability.
  • Employment Services and Jobs
    Annotated listing of sites from the Commonwealth government.
  • Fair Work Commission
    ‘An independent body with power to carry out a range of functions relating to : the safety net of minimum wages and employment conditions, enterprise bargaining, industrial action, dispute resolution, termination of employment and other workplace matters’.
  • Fair Work Online
    ‘Information and advice about Australia’s new national workplace relations system from the Fair Work Ombudsman.’.
  • Fair Work Ombudsman
    ‘Works with employees, employers, contractors and the community to promote harmonious, productive and cooperative workplaces. Investigates workplace complaints and enforces compliance with Australia’s workplace laws’.
  • Jobs NSW - Job Search
    Employment with the NSW Government and its agencies.
  • Labour Market Information Portal [LMIP]
    ‘Up to date labour market information to help you better understand your local area’.

Mature-Age Employment

Government sites which specifically target this area. Check non-government sites below.

  • ANTA
    ‘Provides tools and information to help business plan for the new employment environment that is ‘coming ready or not !’
  • experience+
    ‘Describes a range of services for job seekers and workers aged 45 years and over and their employers’.

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Australian Sites, Other

Search engines, recruiting groups, general information.

  • Adzuna
    ‘200 000+ of the latest jobs from the best job boards and employers’.
  • New ! Amundio
    Search by position or location using the compiled listings on this job board.
  • Can we Suggest …
    Lists new employment sites, with the list being continually updated.
  • CareerJet
    ‘Allows you to search a growing selection of jobsites in one go saving you the trouble of having to go to each site individually’.
  • Careers MultiList
    A consortium of recruiting companies working as a network in Australia. Has a Job Quick Search.
  • CareerSpot
    ‘A wide range of industry-specific employment boards, each with its own subscriber base and online traffic, designed to streamline recruitment requirements.’.
  • CareerOne
    Browse for jobs, visit the Job Board, get Job Hunting Advice, have job information emailed to you, find a career expert, see employment news, more.
  • Clarius Group
    ‘Recruitment company providing specialist technical, executive and office support personnel in the areas of information and communications technology, banking, finance, insurance, commercial accounting, library, records management, sales and marketing’.
  • DayWork - Part Time Australian Job Search
    ‘Search site listing casual, temporary and part-time jobs across all industries and skill levels#8217;.
  • EvansPetersen
    ‘Our purpose is to connect people with positions, and employers with solutions’.
  • G-Force Employment Services
    Geelong, Ballarat, Wyndham and Shepparton Victoria.
  • Gigajob
    The FREE job portal. ‘Both job seekers and employers will benefit from our wide range of services’.
  • Gumtree Australia [Sydney Region]
    Providing employment links for specific regional areas. Other areas and cities can be easily accessed from the menu on the left.
  • Indeed
    ‘A search engine for jobs, allowing job seekers to find jobs posted on thousands of company career sites and job boards’.
  • Jobfind Centre
    Search for positions in different occupational areas
  • Job Futures
    National employment network with sections for jobseekers, employers, other information.
  • Job Search With Jobrapido
    ‘Search through all jobs posted on all career sites in Australia’.
  • Jobsearch Employment Site Links
    Annotated links to groups covering work areas, regions, industries, more.
  • JobSearcher
    ‘Search over 500 000 jobs from Job Boards, Company Sites and the web’.
    ‘With Jobseeker, users can easily search for jobs using keywords and narrow down the search results by title, location and source’.
  • Jobserve
  • Jobstralia
    ‘All jobs, just a single search’.
  • Jobs Working In Australia or New Zealand
  • Jooble
    ‘Jooble is a single web page in which you can find work via the Internet’.

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  • Lifestyle Careers
    ‘Dedicated exclusively to flexible and home office employment opportunities for Australian Professionals’.
  • Locanto
    A huge range of jobs listed right around Australia. Narrow the search by city and category.
  • Mitula - Find Jobs in Australia
    ‘Mitula has a powerful network of “robots” which classify ads published in hundreds of classifieds websites.
  • MyCareer
    Find employment in many fields. Build your CV online, detail your skills, receive specific job ads., look through thousands of advertisements, more.
    ‘A website for finding new careers and job opportunities. Real Jobs - Real People’.
    ‘We help people find jobs’. Also has links to international job search engines.
  • Robert Half - Accounting, Finance & IT Jobs
    ‘The world’s leading specialised recruitment firm providing placement for accounting, finance and information technology professionals’.
  • Seek
    ‘Australia’s most popular choice for advertisers searching for the right candidate, and job seekers looking for the right job’.
  • SMStheJOB
    ‘Now sends job ads directly to job seeker’s mobile phones via SMS. These job ads are specifically tailored to jobseeker’s preferences’.
  • Tip Top
    ‘The online recruitment resource for jobseekers to search jobs and recruiters to advertise jobs’.

Other Sites

  • LinkMe
    ‘Post your résumé to be instantly visible to over 3 500 employers and recruiters or apply directly for thousands of jobs’.
  • Monster
    Browse for jobs by type, company or location, even apply online.
  • Now Hiring
    Browse jobs, search for specific jobs, create a résumé.
  • One Small Planet
    Details about travel, work, study, more.

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Specialist Employment Areas


  • Agbizcareers
    ‘Find Australia’s best Agribusiness opportunities online’.
  • AgCareers
    ‘Vision is to be the leading supplier of Human Resource Services to the Agriculture, Food, Natural Resources and Biotechnology Industry’.

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Companies with cadetships and/or traineeships.

Graduate Employment

  • GradConnection
    ‘The only specialist graduate recruitment agency in Australasia placing graduates in jobs in Australia and New Zealand’.
  • Graduate Careers Australia
    For prospective graduates, this site provides options to assist with finding that first position.
  • Graduate Jobs Network
    ‘Jobs for students and grads only’.
  • GraduateJobs
    ‘An online job board that lists employment opportunities targetting a 100% graduate and entry-level demographic’.
  • Graduate Opportunities Web
    Australia and New Zealand. ‘From general careers and job hunting advice to a personalised graduate recruitment service [more than 180 affiliated companies both national and international]’.
  • LODE
    ‘The new way of connecting university students, graduates and alumni with Australia’s leading employers’.
  • MacMahon
    ‘For ambitious graduate[s] seeking real challenges and rapid career growth’.
    Search the extensive listing of graduate positions.
  • Unigrad
    ‘Unigrad is the best place to find your perfect graduate or vacation job !’

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Health Employment

  • All Jobs Health
    ‘Doctor, nurse and healthcare jobs in Australia’.
  • Beat Medical
    ‘Beat Medical is a medical recruitment agency helping place doctors in permanent and locum positions across Australia. We manage doctors of all specialities’.
  • Geneva Health
    ‘A leading specialist health recruitment company’.
  • Healthcare Australia
    ‘The leading healthcare recruitment solutions provider of nurses, midwives, aged care workers, doctors and medical specialists in Australia’.
  • HealthStaff Recruitment
    ‘Our wide choice of nursing jobs, doctor jobs and medical jobs allow you to travel to a new city or country, while enjoying the freedom to choose your work environment’.
  • Medical Recruitment
    ‘One of Australia’s leading medical recruitment agencies specialising in the placement of permanent and locum medical professionals’.
  • Nursing & Midwifery
    Information about employment careers and more with the Queensland Government.
  • Nursing Jobs
  • Ochre Recruitment
    ‘One of Australia and New Zealand’s leading provider of locum medical solutions’.


IT Area


  • Burgess Paluch Legal Recruitment
    ‘A specialist legal recruitment agency dealing with Australian and international markets’.
  • Kaleidoscope Legal Recruitment
    ‘A specialist legal recruitment agency. We specialise in recruiting administration, support staff, IT and finance staff for law firms and corporate clients’.

Mature-Age Employment

Non-Government sites that specifically target this area.

  • Adage
    ‘Australia’s leading careers centre and job board for mature age professionals [aged 40+]’.
  • BeNext
    ‘Supporting job seekers who are fusing life experience and “know how” to get work that matters’.

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Other Areas

  • Autopeople
    Search by category, location and/or keywords.
  • Bluecollar Job Search
    Extensive trade, service search capacity.
  • eFinancialCareers
    Search by sectors, location or a company search.
  • EnvironmentJobs
    ‘A specialist Job portal for Environmental professionals seeking career opportunities’.
  • Harvest Trail
    ‘Select a state to find out more information about harvest labour’.
  • Junior Jobs
    Employment for younger people.
  • LGJobs
    ‘Source for employment positions available within the local government sector’.
  • ResearchJobs
    Research jobs, by location.
  • Skilled
    Recruiting skilled tradespeople and industrial staff.
  • Trades & Services Jobs
    More than 5 000 jobs listed in this area.

Part Time/Casual Employment

  • OneShift
    ‘OneShift is an online job network which matches employees with employers. This can be anything from one-off shifts, casual work or permanent employment’.
  • PartTimeOnline
    ‘Brings you the hottest interactive community site totally focussed on flexible employment !’

Specific Recruitment Companies

  • ACRWorld
    ‘An Australian engineering & construction recruitment company with a proven international reach’.
  • Alliance
    ‘Delivery of permanent and temporary accounting, financial services and business support professionals to many of the region’s leading organisations’.
  • Aquent
    ‘Global firm specialising in staffing solutions for the marketing, communications, creative and business support sectors’.
  • Byron Employment Australia
    One of the most popular ‘job boards’ in Australia. Jobs in categories.
  • CareCareers
    ‘A free-to-use online recruitment service aimed at providing information and advice to anyone thinking about developing a career in the New South Wales disability and community care sector. The specific employment area of a larger site.
  • C-F-S Career Management
    ‘Australian-owned Career Management Consultancy with international presence, dedicated to providing high-level consulting expertise to professionals’.
  • Clarius Group
    ‘One of the largest and longest standing suppliers of information and communications technology recruitment services’.
  • Command Recruitment
    Source most levels in IT, finance, banking, engineering areas.
  • Fitness First
    Careers in about 20 different areas from administration to Child Care.
  • Hays Personnel
    One of Australia’s largest recruiters.
  • Hudson
    Part of the TMP group. One of the largest eResourcing groups.
  • Jobs in Retail
    A combination of Westfields and MyCareer aids you in finding positions at all levels in shopping centres across Australia.
  • Lloyd Morgan
    ‘Executive Search & Selection, HR Consulting to organisations across many industries’.
  • Manpower
    Help in all areas of employment.
  • Personnel Concept
    ‘A leading specialist recruitment company for professionally and technically qualified positions’.
  • Randstad
    ‘Provision of accountancy support employees’.
  • Recruit Express
    ‘Permanent placement, temporary staffing, contract staffing, executive search, out-placement, payroll services’.
  • Serco
    ‘Years of first-hand experience in meeting the diverse and complex needs of the call centre industry’.
  • Sportspeople
    ‘Jobs in Sport, Fitness, Aquatics, Coaching, Venues, Events, Leisure & Lifestyle’.
  • The One Umbrella
    ‘Involved in the library, records, information and knowledge management industry’.
    ‘Job seekers visit UniJobs to search, find, compare and apply for university jobs throughout Australia’.

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