The Job Hunt

Where to look for jobs in Singapore

 

There are many ways to find a job in Singapore by taking advantage of the many resources available to people worldwide. Below, we have compiled a list of resources that will aid you in your job search.

Internet

The best place to start when looking for a job in Singapore is the internet. Online job portals such as JobsCentral.com, or monster.com, are just a few of the many job websites with positions in Singapore advertised, and are a great way to get started. Along with browsing over hundreds of job postings, these online sites also help you create a resume and make applying for jobs easy. Aside from general job search websites, there are also sites specific to Singapore. The Singapore government has a directory where you can find various public service and other government jobs, just visit https://app.vog.gov.sg/ . Also, many companies will post specific job vacancies on their respective websites.

Newspaper

The Straits Times is the leading English newspaper in Singapore, and publishes a supplement every weekend containing a section called ¨Classified Jobs¨. This supplement contains a wide variety of job opportunities in Singapore. The online equivalent can be found here, http://www.st701.com/ , although a subscription is necessary to view the classifieds.

Job Fairs

Job fairs are another great way to begin networking with companies located in Singapore and to find specific job vacancies. A large career fair is organized by the Singapore Professional Centre (SPC) every year. Visit Career Services Singapore at http://www.careerseries.com.sg  for more information.

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