Moreton Bay Jobs Fair

The Moreton Bay Jobs Fair was held on 20 February 2020 at the Morayfield Sport and Events Centre.

298 Morayfield Rd
Morayfield QLD 4506

Date: Thursday 20 February 2020
Time: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm
Register: Registrations have now closed

The Moreton Bay Jobs Fair brought together job seekers, employers, employment service providers and recruitment agencies from Moreton Bay and the surrounding region.

This event provided you with an opportunity to connect with businesses face-to-face to discuss jobs in more detail and learn about training, education and career options across Moreton Bay. There was also a number of job seeker workshops throughout the day to assist you in securing your next role.

Exhibitors were available throughout the entire event to answer questions about the jobs on offer.

Exhibitor list

  • Advancing Apprenticeships
  • All Trades Queensland
  • Anglicare Southern Queensland
  • APM Employment Services
  • Australian Brick & Blocklaying Training Foundation
  • Australian Retailers Association
  • BHP Operations Services
  • Bright Group Australia Pty Ltd
  • Brisbane Broncos
  • BUSY At Work
  • Camp Australia Outside School Hours Care
  • Defence Jobs Australia
  • Department of Education, Skills & Employment
  • Designer Life
  • EPIC Assist - Disability Employment Service Provider
  • Fantastic Furniture
  • HELP Employment and Training
  • Hutchinson Builders
  • I Want to Be a Chef
  • iCare Support Services
  • Information Desk
  • Interact Australia Disability Employment Services & Community Services
  • ISS Facility Services
  • Job Outlook
  • Kilcoy Global Foods
  • Kincare
  • Labour Power
  • MatchWorks
  • Max Employment
  • MEGT YOUR LOCAL APPRENTICESHIP CENTER
  • Michael Hill Jewellers
  • Moreton Bay Regional Council
  • OCTEC Limited
  • Officeworks
  • OSMAC Apprenticeships
  • Pillow Talk
  • Racing Queensland
  • Real Skills for Real Careers
  • Regional Development Australia
  • Resume & interview bookings
  • Sarina Russo Job Access
  • Spotless
  • St Vincent's Health Australia
  • TENEO Group
  • TK Maxx
  • Tursa Employment and Training
  • Wise Employment
  • Wilson Security
  • Worklinks

Presentation schedule

Time Presentations
10.45 am - 11.15 am How to improve your chances of getting a job
Find out information about employment industries in the Moreton Bay region and tips on how to improve your chances of getting a job.
11.30 am - 12.00 pm Career change – how to transfer your skills from one industry to another
Considering a change of careers? Find out how to best use your existing skill set to transfer smoothly from one industry to another.
12.15 am – 12.45 pm Real stories of job seekers overcoming challenges to gain employment
Hear stories from a variety of people who have had to overcome personal challenges to obtain a job. Learn how they remain motivated and where they are in their search for employment.
1.00 pm – 1.30 pm Working in the care industry
Hear from employers in the aged care sector about what employers are looking for when recruiting for new employees, and get advice on résumés, interviews and your first day of employment.
1.45 pm – 2.15 pm Career pathways
What’s your dream career? Vocational Education and Training (VET) has great pathways. Talk to successful VET students and providers about ways to reach your goal.
2.30 pm – 3.00 pm What employers are looking for
Hear from employers in the construction and retail sectors about what employers are looking for when recruiting for new employees, and get advice on résumés, interviews and your first day of employment.
3.15 pm – 3.45 pm How to improve your chances of getting a job
Find out information about employment industries in the Moreton Bay region and tips on how to improve your chances of getting a job.
4.00 pm – 4.30 pm Apprenticeships & Traineeships
Hear from employers and service providers who employ and recruit apprenticeship and traineeship positions. Find out what employers are looking for when recruiting for new apprentices and trainees, and get advice on résumés, interviews and your first day of employment.

Workshop schedule

Time Workshops
10.45 am – 11:15 am Create a résumé which stands out from the crowd
Learn how to structure your résumé so it highlights your strengths and skills which will allow you to demonstrate your unique experiences and market value.
11.30 am – 12.00 pm Master the art of the interview
Get prepared for an interview to set yourself up for success. Gain interview skills to enhance your technique and learn practical strategies for improving your interview performance.
12.15 am – 12.45 pm Harness the power of online tools in your job search
With many businesses searching for job seekers directly, the first step is to ensure you will be found online. This session teaches you how to be visible, develop your profile and ensure you have a professional online presence that will attract potential employers.
1.00 pm – 1.30 pm Create a résumé which stands out from the crowd
Learn how to structure your résumé so it highlights your strengths and skills which will allow you to demonstrate your unique experiences and market value.
1.45 pm – 2.15 pm Master the art of the interview
Get prepared for an interview to set yourself up for success. Gain interview skills to enhance your technique and learn practical strategies for improving your interview performance.
2.30 pm – 3.00 pm Harness the power of online tools in your job search
With many businesses searching for job seekers directly, the first step is to ensure you will be found online. This session teaches you how to be visible, develop your profile and ensure you have a professional online presence that will attract potential employers.
3.15 pm – 3.45 pm Create a résumé which stands out from the crowd
Learn how to structure your résumé so it highlights your strengths and skills which will allow you to demonstrate your unique experiences and market value.
4.00 pm – 4.30 pm Master the art of the interview
Get prepared for an interview to set yourself up for success. Gain interview skills to enhance your technique and learn practical strategies for improving your interview performance.