Orange is a major provincial centre only 3.5 hours’ drive from Sydney.
It offers an incredibly diverse range of employment and career opportunities from health, aged-care and education, to construction, structural and mechanical engineering.
MAIN EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Orange is fortunate to be able to spread its employment opportunities over a multitude of industries. There are growing opportunities in mining and mine construction, housing developments, tourism accommodation and business to business (B2B) sales and services. There are also key employment opportunities across traditional areas including health, education and retail.
Health and education are the mainstay employment categories for Orange. Growth sectors, however, include mining and construction given the growing demand for residential homes and commercial premises. Orange is also home to big business opportunities from Newcrest Mining and Electrolux to Trade and Investment NSW.
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MAIN EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIES
Orange boasts 2 major tertiary institutions, 7 secondary, 13 public primary and 5 independent schools. This makes Orange a true centre for education excellence and provides broad employment opportunities for quality educators and support staff. It also attracts professional families to the city as they see the benefits of a quality education in a beautiful regional city.
Orange has become a hot spot for mining activity. The Cadia East Mine Development through Newcrest Mining employs more than 1250 people and PYBAR Mining another 850! As mining continues to flourish so will employment opportunities at these sites. Come and talk to us.
It is argued Orange is the hub of medical and health expertise outside Sydney. Employment opportunities are numerous and offer incredibly diversity in areas from oncology and aged-care to interventional cardiology, maternity and paediatric services, rehabilitation, renal dialysis and diagnostic services. In addition there are major employment opportunities in allied health services.
Both local and state government is well represented in Orange. On the local front, Orange City Council employs more than 550 people in a multitude of careers, jobs and work activities. The state government is also firmly entrenched via Trade and Investment NSW with more than 850 employees. If you know and love government employment, Orange may well be the place for you.