Career and resume assistance for job seekers

SJ Personnel is driven to help you fulfil your professional aspirations. We are experts at matching your skills, experience and preferences to the right job and the right employer. We are here to advance your career and offer a number of services so that we can achieve that together. Contact us today for more information.

Job application assistance / career advice

Job application assistance and career advice are services that aim to provide support and guidance to individuals who are seeking employment or looking to advance their careers. Job application assistance may include help with creating resumes and cover letters, searching for job openings, and preparing for interviews. Career advice may involve guidance on identifying career goals, developing skills, and navigating career transitions. These services can be provided by career coaches, recruiters, or other professionals with expertise in the job market and career development. The goal of job application assistance and career advice is to help individuals improve their chances of success in their job search and achieve their career objectives.

Careers Services Packages

Resume writing

Resume writing is the process of creating a document that summarizes an individual’s education, work experience, skills, and other qualifications relevant to a job application. A well-written resume is essential in presenting a candidate’s professional background to potential employers and can significantly impact their chances of being invited for an interview.

A professional resume writer can assist job seekers in crafting an effective resume that highlights their skills, experience, and achievements in a clear and concise manner. A good resume writer will often begin by conducting a thorough review of the individual’s career history, identifying their strengths and accomplishments, and tailoring the resume to the job they are applying for. They may also provide guidance on choosing an appropriate resume format, using keywords to optimize the resume for online job boards, and crafting a compelling summary statement.

Overall, a well-written resume can help job seekers stand out from the competition, secure job interviews, and ultimately land the job they desire.

Candidate testing

Candidate testing is a process used by employers to evaluate the skills, knowledge, and abilities of job applicants. It involves administering a variety of tests or assessments to assess a candidate’s suitability for a particular job. These tests can include skills assessments, cognitive ability tests, personality tests, and behavioral assessments.

Skills assessments are designed to evaluate a candidate’s proficiency in specific areas, such as technical skills or language proficiency. Cognitive ability tests are used to measure a candidate’s general mental abilities, such as problem-solving skills and critical thinking abilities. Personality tests aim to evaluate a candidate’s personality traits, such as their level of extroversion, conscientiousness, or emotional stability. Behavioral assessments are used to evaluate a candidate’s behavior in certain situations and to assess their fit with the company’s culture and values.

Candidate testing can be beneficial for employers as it can help them make more informed hiring decisions, reduce the risk of hiring the wrong candidate, and improve the overall quality of their workforce. For candidates, it provides an opportunity to showcase their abilities and potentially differentiate themselves from other applicants.

LinkedIn profile updated

Social media is playing a key role in employment recruitment and LinkedIn in particular has proven itself to be a key recruitment tool. SJ Personnel can create and upload a LinkedIn profile for you, connecting you with the right organisations and individuals. Our knowledge and experience in this space gives you an unforgettable online business profile and cutting edge opportunity to landing your dream job!

Service charges for individuals

Making a positive impression is vital through all stages of the job application process. Contact us today for a quote on the below services:

  • Update or prepare a resume
  • Update or prepare a cover letter
  • Complete a selection criteria
  • Create a LinkedIn profile
  • Discuss career advice

If you would like further information on our services or fees, please contact us directly to discuss in more depth.

To contact SJ Personnel, please refer to the contact us page. To see the current Geelong, Ballarat and Melbourne job vacancies we’re advertising on behalf of our clients and learn more about the team of experts at SJ Personnel recruiters, please use these links.

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SJ Personnel offer recruitment and HR services to businesses and candidates throughout Geelong, Surf Coast, The Bellarine and western Victoria region

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