FAQs

Here you will find some of the frequently asked questions about the Jobs for Stawell website. If you can’t find an answer to your question, please get in touch.

For Job Seekers

How to search for jobs on the site

Searching for jobs on the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website is easy! Head to the Find a Job page where you can search using keywords, by location or by category. You can even narrow down results to show only certain job types such as full time, part time or an internship.

You can also browse jobs by company or by category.

How to upload a resume

To upload a resume to the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website, head to the Employee Dashboard. Here you can add in your resume including your details, skills, experience and education. You can also add in a photo of yourself (optional) or add in a copy of your resume if you have it as a PDF or Word Document.  You can add up to 3 resumes per account.

Please note when you add your resume on to the Jobs for Stawell website, it makes it available to the public. You can hide or remove your resume at any time by going to the Employee Dashboard.

How to update, delete or hide your resume(s)

To view your resumes, head to the Employee Dashboard. You will see a list of any resumes you have added in to the site (you can add a maximum of 3).

From the Employee Dashboard you can choose to update, hide or delete any of your resume listings.

How to apply for jobs on the site

Applying for jobs on the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website is straight forward. After you have found the job you want to apply for, there will be an ‘Apply for job’ button below the job details.

If the employer has used an external link for the job applications (such as their own website or Seek.com.au), you will be taken directly to that link to apply.

If the employer is accepting applications on the website, you can either fill in your details or if you’ve previously uploaded a resume to the site, you can add in a cover letter or message.

Once you hit the ‘Send Application’ button your information will be sent directly to the employer. You can see a applications you have submitted on the Previous Applications page under My Profile.

How to bookmark a job

If you’re logged in when browsing jobs and want to bookmark a some promising positions, just click the ‘Bookmark this Job’ button. You can add a note, and any jobs you bookmark will be saved in your account.

To view your bookmarks, just head to the My Account > My Bookmarks.

Please note you need to have an account in order to bookmark jobs or resumes. If you can’t see the My Account menu, it means you aren’t signed in. Head to the Login / Register page to either log in to an existing account, or set up a new account.

Where to find resources, support and other career related information

Finding a job can be a difficult and stressful time. We’ve put together some of our favourite resources to make this an easier and more effective, and increase your chances of finding a new job.

Head to the Job Seeker Resources page where you will find interview tips, resume writing advice, information on training and also where you can get help and support.

How to set up a job alert to be notified of new listings

If you have an account, you can easily set up email alerts to let you know when a new job has come up matching the criteria you set. To set up a new job alert, go to the Job Alerts page and click the ‘Add Alert’ button.

You can then customise your job alert with keywords, locations, categories, tags and job type. You can choose to receive alerts either daily, weekly or fortnightly – and you can set up multiple job alerts for different criteria.

You can update your active alerts at any time by going to the Job Alerts page and using the icons under your alert to view, trigger, edit, disable or delete any alerts you have set up.

For Employers

Adding a new job listing

If you’re an employer and you want to add a new job listing to the site, go to the ‘Add a Job‘ page. You’ll be presented with a simple form where you can add in the details about your job listing, including details about your business, the job and how job-seekers can apply for the job.

Viewing / updating or deleting your existing job listings

To manage any job listings you currently have on the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website, simply go to the Job Dashboard page. (You’ll have to login first if you aren’t already logged in).

From the Job Dashboard you can review you job listings, and choose from any of the following actions:

  • Edit job listing
  • Mark job as filled
  • Duplicate listing
  • Delete listing

How to embed jobs on another website

If you want to help spread the word about the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website, and have your own website, you can embed job listings on to your website. To embed job listings, go to the Embed Jobs page. If you want to embed all jobs you can scroll straight to the bottom and click the Get Embed Code, or alternatively you can specify certain criteria and only display jobs from a certain category.

When you click the Get Embed Code button, you will see a preview of what the listings will look like, and you will see the code required to embed the job listings on your own website. If you’re an experienced website developer you can copy and paste the code directly on to your site if required. If you’re unsure, you should consult a website developer for assistance.

How to report outdated / incorrect information

Jobs for Stawell is a community driven website that relies on receiving information from the general public. We’re committed to ensuring the information on the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website is up to date and correct at all times, but being a public website that relies on the community you may see information that is either outdated or incorrect.

If you notice anything on the site that doesn’t look up to date, or is incorrect – please let us know by leaving us a message on the Contact Us page.

We’re committed to ensuring the information on the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website is up to date and correct at all times.

General Information

How to change your email / password

If you need to update your account information such as your name, email address or you password, just head to the My Account page, and click on the Account Details tab.

From here you can update your name, email address and password.

How to recover a forgotten password

If you have forgotten your password, you can reset your password by going to the My Account page, and clicking the Lost your password? link.

Simply enter your email address, and you’ll receive an email with further instructions on how to reset your password.

I'm not receiving emails from the Jobs for Stawell website

If you aren’t receiving emails from the Jobs for Stawell website, please check your email’s spam or junk folders. Some mail servers or programs can mistakenly classify emails from the website as spam. To prevent this from happening in the future, mark the email as ‘Not spam’, ‘Not junk’ or similar in your email client, and add the email address [email protected] to your email client’s address book.

How to report outdated / incorrect information

Jobs for Stawell is a community driven website that relies on accurate information from the public. We’re committed to ensuring the information on the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website is up to date and correct at all times, but there may be notice that is either outdated or incorrect.

If do notice information that doesn’t look right, please let us know on the Contact Us page and we’ll endeavour to get it corrected or removed as soon as possible.

How to get in contact with us

If you have any questions or need any more information about the Jobs for Stawell website, or have a general enquiry you can get in contact with us here. We’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

How to embed jobs on another website

If you want to help spread the word about the ‘Jobs for Stawell’ website, and have your own website, you can embed job listings on to your website. To embed job listings, go to the Embed Jobs page. If you want to embed all jobs you can scroll straight to the bottom and click the Get Embed Code, or alternatively you can specify certain criteria and only display jobs from a certain category.

When you click the Get Embed Code button, you will see a preview of what the listings will look like, and you will see the code required to embed the job listings on your own website. If you’re an experienced website developer you can copy and paste the code directly on to your site if required. If you’re unsure, you should consult a website developer for assistance.

Who created the Stawell Jobs Board website?

The Jobs for Stawell website was created as a collaborative effort between ACE Radio Broadcasters (3WM / MIXXFM and The Weekly Advertiser), Northern Grampians Shire, Regional Development Victoria and Kirkland. These organisations have come together to help promote the economy and development in the region.

The aim of the Jobs for Stawell website is to provide a local, community based meeting place for job seekers to find jobs, and for employers to list jobs in the region.