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The number of adverts continue to climb on the job boards…

By Scott Van Heurck - 07 Oct, 2019

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Job advertisements up at highest level in 5 years.

We have been tracking job advertisements across the three major channels being Seek, Indeed and LinkedIn since way back in 2008. The above graph shows Seek job advertisements from December 2013 to September 2019. Annually the number of jobs dip each Xmas period as businesses close and clients/candidates holiday. This week in particular, Seek’s Perth jobs hit a level we have not seen for over 5 years. The unemployment rates for August were released last week and the signs were also positive for WA as the rate shifted down to a trend unemployment rate of 5.8%. Nationally the rate remained the same at 5.3%. The signs are good for WA !!!

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  • July 2022
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Wood Recruitment have given us consistently great service over many years. They really understand our business and culture, and they care about doing a great job. Highly recommended.

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  • June 2023
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A great experience with Liam from the promptness of reaching out to arranging a catch up and providing details. The method of communication was excellent too very conversational and provided great summary feedback after. Awesome work.

Ronit

  • June 2023
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I had an amazing interview experience with Liam. Their professionalism, expertise, and personalized approach were truly impressive. They guided me throughout the process, provided valuable insights about a job opportunity. I highly recommend Liam for anyone seeking exceptional recruitment assistance.

Jamaica

  • June 2023
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Positive experience on the full onboarding process. The team makes sure you are advised on what to expect in the interviews and follow ups.

Shalini

  • June 2023
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Wood Recruitment is an excellent agency. The responses when applied for a job were very quick and helpful and they will make sure they identify the right resources for their job demand. The HR team is absolutely fantastic and they really know what they are doing.

Jo-Anne

  • June 2023
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Wood Recruitment has been the best agency I have dealt with over my working career. From the get go Peta was friendly, attentive to what I was looking for (temp/contract work) and confident in what she had to offer. It may have just been great timing for all parties but my process was extremely fast. I had an initial phone call with Peta after my profile was found on SEEK, then we had a video chat a few hours later and I was offered a temporary assignment that same day...to start the following morning. I am truly grateful for the assistance Peta and Wood Recruitment have given me and look forward to future opportunities with them :-)

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  • June 2023
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Really pleasant experience, great staff, swift service and great guidance. They found the perfect opportunity for me to grow myself and away move from hospitality. Highly recommend.

Philip

  • July 2023
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Wood Recruitment is a sound recruitment agency with years of experience, Liam was extremely helpful, I would recommend without hesitation, great team with great jobs available.

Deki

  • July 2023
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The whole experience with Wood Recruitment was excellent. It was great meeting with Saskia. She not only paid attention to what I was looking for but also explained how everything will work. She was professional and understanding of my situation and clearly explained everything to me. I would highly recommend Wood Recruitment for anyone looking to further their career.

Kimberly

  • July 2023
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Peta & Scott were friendly, professional & well prepared. Relaxed interview experience. Communication was clear and follow up prompt. Aveli was also helpful and responded to queries right away.

Ed

  • July 2023
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I highly recommend Liam from Wood Recruitment! You won't find another recruitment agent in Perth with as much knowledge and helpful advice to give as Liam goes above and beyond for his clients. Thanks again Liam.

Sarah

  • July 2023
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After locating my profile on SEEK, Peta at Wood Recruitment managed to secure me a position after a 3 day turnaround i.e emails, phone calls and in-house meet & greet. She was friendly, attentive & understood my need for temp/contract work. The process was fast and hassle free. I am truly grateful and appreciative for the assistance Peta and Wood Recruitment have given me and for the Company that I am about to start work with.

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