The latest updates and information for the Dubbo Region workforce.
COVID-19 Support & Employer Incentives
The Government is acting decisively in the national interest to support households and businesses and address the significant economic consequences of the Coronavirus.
While the full economic effects from the virus remain uncertain, the outlook has deteriorated since the Government’s initial Economic Response announced on 12 March 2020. The Government’s economic response targets three areas:
Supporting Individuals and Households:
Support for businesses:
Supporting the flow of credit:
Information from the Department of Education, Skills and Employment regarding support in a targeted manner:
Assist employers to transition staff where redundancies required:
Skills transferability: Staff can look at current skills and find alternate industries that utilise similar skills: https://joboutlook.gov.au/skills-match.aspx
Example of skills transfer: https://joboutlook.gov.au/COVID19.aspx
Redundancy notification and information for retrenched staff: www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/organisations/business/services/centrelink/redundancy-information-employers
Recruitment organisations in the Dubbo Region listed by services offered. Click on the organisation name to visit their website.
|Aboriginal Employment Strategy|
|Interact People Solutions||Employment Service|
|Job Centre Australia||Disability Employment|
Large Corporate Recruitment
Large Corporate Organisations typically have a recruitment process completed online. Many local stores may not have the ability to take resumes directly and tend to encourage potential candidates to the online process to ensure that all candidates have equal opportunity to gain employment.
Best & Less: https://www.bestandless.com.au/careers
Hungry Jacks: https://www.hungryjacks.com.au/job-search
Pizza Hut: https://www.pizzahut.com.au/careers
Local Large Employers
In conjunction with seeking additional skilled staff, the Western LHD are calling for interested people to join the ‘Health Reserves Team’. For more information or to register your interest, visit: https://wnswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/health-careers/Pages/COVID-19-RECRUITMENT-DRIVE.aspx
Fletcher’s International Exports is one of the Dubbo Region’s largest employers. Fletcher International Exports is one of Australia’s most integrated processors and exporters of lamb and sheep meat products. Fletcher’s International Exports recruitment process is through their website: http://www.fletchint.com.au/careers/application-form
If you're a business owner, please visit our business information and resources page for more information on support available to you during this challenging period.