The Best Companies to Work For In Australia

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The Best Companies to Work For In Australia

Are you on the hunt for a new job?

Check out some of the best companies to work for in Australia before you start your job search!

The study of almost 10,000 Aussie workers released each year by Randstad ranks companies based on their reputation, job security, work-life balance, culture, opportunities and financial attractiveness.


Any iPhone or MacBook Air owner knows how expensive Apple products can be, which is why Apple employees love their discounts. Several current and former Apple employees cited discounts as one of their favourite perks when working for Apple.

Virgin Australia

Aviation is the Most Attractive Sector to work for in the country, according to 46% of Australians, as workers believe the sector leads for training, interesting job content and working atmosphere.

Qantas Airways

In addition to joining iconic companies, Aussies love to travel and working for an airline offers not only the opportunity to travel the world, but also financial compensation and real opportunities for career development at Qantas.

Competitive Foods Australia (Hungry Jack’s, KFC)

KFC and Hungry Jack’s are surprisingly amongst the top 10 of best places to work. This comes from the accessibility for young jobseekers to get a head start in the job market. These brands also have great professional development programs.

Australian Broadcasting Commission

At the ABC, employees love the fact that management are open to flexibility when it comes to relocation. For families or young adults that require this – an organisation like the ABC with offices right across the country is perfect!

Wesfarmers (Coles, Kmart, Bunnings etc)

The average salary for Kmart Australia employees is $65,000 per year. Wesfarmers group also highly value the ability to assist and employ those with a disability who may have been previously unable to find gainful employment.

University of New South Wales

According to employees at UNSW, the jobs are great with flexible hours and competitive pay rates. The institution is a place that respects, encourages and cultivates vision, high standard and quality of education and protects and enables the right to equal access for all students and employees.

JB Hi-Fi

JB Hi-Fi has been ranked one of Australia’s best company for promoting charitable generosity among its staff – something that is only growing in popularity among Australians in social responsibility.

Australia Post

Australia Post have become more innovative in recent years and have taken on-board the need for them to stay relevant in a changing business climate. Staff without necessary skills are being retrained – instead of replaced and the continuous professional development see’s Australia Post s one of the top employers.

The people, culture and offices are all first rate. I was always encouraged and supported by my colleagues and there is an emphasis on work life balance.”

Cabrini Health Limited

Working at Cabrini Health gives employees lots of benefits, which is why they made the list at number 10. This includes work flexibility, employee assistance programs, staff discounts and free GP services.

So, if you’re looking for a new role – look to one of Australia’s leading employers.

Each of these organisations needs people with all different types of skills from business to customer engagement, retail, risk management, marketing, project management – just about everything.

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