Coronavirus job opportunities

coronavirus job opportunities

Coronavirus job opportunities have increased due to increased demand. Including doctors, nurses, counsellors, miners, software developers and online instructors. Also, supermarket staff, truck drivers, online sales, fruit pickers, nannies, customer support and call centre staff.

  • As a result of Coronavirus pandemic, some started hiring in March 2020.
  • Federal and State Governments are creating new jobs.
  • Services Australia is hiring 5,000 staff at Centrelink.
  • Services NSW is hiring an additional 1,000 staff.

  • In the mining industry, BHP is also hiring 1,500 staff, Western Australia, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland.
  • Also, Defence Force Australia is hiring.
  • There is an increased demand for health professionals. Including doctors and registered nurses.
  • ANZ Bank is hiring.
  • A number of organisations are redeploying Coronavirus layoffs.
  • Supply chain, logistics and warehouse companies are also hiring.
  • There is also increased demand for truck drivers, delivery drivers and couriers.
  • Australia Post is hiring 600 staff.
  • Dominos is hiring 2,000 delivery staff.
  • Telstra is hiring 1,000 call centre staff nationwide. Including staff in Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Townsville and Hobart. Also Optus is hiring.
  • Coles is hiring 5,000 casual staff.
  • Also there is a higher demand for tutors, as a result of COVID-19.
  • Woolworths is employing 20,000 staff. Including 5,000 of the jobs to laid-off Qantas and Jetstar employees.
  • Aldi is hiring due to increased demand.

Job search during COVID-19

  • Improve your chances by networking and by exploring the hidden job market. Also, stand out by improving your resume. Also see coronavirus job search tips.
  • Apply your transferable skills to increase your chances during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Also see coronavirus virtual interview tips.
  • Stay positive. Governments around the world are providing support. Australia has introduced the Coronavirus job seeker payment to support employees and employers. Also, Centrelink has temporarily increased the job seeker unemployment payment and other Centrelink benefits. In addition to other Coronavirus stimulus packages.
  • Many countries are releasing packages to support businesses and provide some tax relief.

I’ll keep updating these coronavirus job opportunities.


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