Queensland has experienced some growth in employment over recent times, such growth has been considerably lower than the national average. Accounting for over a third of Queensland’s overall employment are the combined industries of:
• Health Care/Social Assistance
Over recent years new jobs were created in the following sectors, with Health Care and Social Assistance being Queensland’s highest employing sector.
• Professional/Scientific/Technical Services
• Accommodation/Food Services
• Health Care/Social Assistance.
The above industries, as well as Education and Training, and Construction and Mining, are expected to achieve ongoing employment growth in Queensland, with mining and resources considered an important growth sector for Queensland in current times. Our Resume Writers Brisbane have noted higher levels of competition in these areas and a higher than normal level of those seeking for industry sector transition. The above mentioned growth sectors are expected to account for over 60% of Queensland’s employment growth in the short to medium term. Jobs requiring higher post-school qualifications such as advanced Diplomas and Bachelor degrees are also forecast to increase.