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Recruitment Consultant

Also known as Employment Consultant.

Interviews applicants to determine their job requirements and suitability for particular jobs, and assists employers to find suitable staff.


Tasks Include:


  • arranging for advertising of job vacancies, interviewing and testing of applicants, and selection of staff
  • maintaining personnel records and associated human resource information systems
  • providing advice and information to management on workplace relations policies and procedures, staff performance and disciplinary matters
  • arranging the induction of staff and providing information on conditions of service, salaries and promotional opportunities
  • receiving and recording job vacancy information from employers such as details about job description, wages and conditions of employment
  • providing information on current job vacancies in the organisation to employers and job seekers
  • undertaking negotiations on terms and conditions of employment, and examining and resolving disputes and grievances
  • studying and interpreting legislation, awards, collective agreements and employment contracts, wage payment systems and dispute settlement procedures
  • developing, planning and formulating enterprise agreements or collective contracts such as productivity-based wage adjustment procedures, workplace relations policies and programs, and procedures for their implementation
Specialisations
  • Casting Agent
  • Literary Agent
Job prospects for Human Resource Professionals in Victoria

Occupations in the Human Resource Professionals group include Human Resource Adviser, Recruitment Consultant and Workplace Relations Adviser.

Employment prospects
There are currently 14,600 Human Resource Professionals in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this relatively large occupation is expected to grow. Employment prospects for the next five years are good.

Average weekly wage
$1,471.10

Hourly earnings
$38.60

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

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