Monthly Archives: July 2010

Australian Job Market Skills Shortage Update for 2010

The Recruiter Daily posted an article on the 15th July 2010 outlining the current skills shortage within the Australia job market, specifically within the manufacturing and construction sectors. According to a report from the Australian Industry Group, over half of the vacancies listed in the first half of 2010 remain unfilled. These positions included metal fitters, machinists and engineers. The hardest to fill vacancies included: [...]

FREE Selection Criteria Answers and Responses – Project Support Officer

I stated in a previous post (dated 28th March 2010) that many Government departments are now streamlining the written application process. That is, the requirements in addressing selection criteria or competencies have been cut back considerably, where many departments are now asking for only a two page statement. One of my clients was successful in gaining a job interview and being offered the role for [...]