The River City’s CBD, bounded on three sides by the Brisbane River, is a dense concentration of skyscrapers – including several of Australia’s tallest buildings.
The Greater Brisbane area economy is worth $146 billion, with the top industry employers being health care and social assistance, and professional, scientific and technical services. The City of Brisbane local government area employs 837,500 people, and Greater Brisbane is home to an estimated 185,935 businesses.
Michael Page’s Brisbane team matches professionals with Brisbane jobs and some of the best employers in Australia. Our tenure in the Brisbane jobs market means we have a thorough understanding of the drivers and opportunities available for both job seekers and employers.
Brisbane recruitment experts
With the sustained investment of the Smart State initiative, Brisbane has seen strong growth in its science and research sectors. Sites like the Ecosciences Precinct, Brisbane Technology Park, and the Health and Food Sciences Precinct are producing jobs and contributing to the knowledge economy. Meanwhile, industry remains a thriving sector in the region.
Commercial zones including the CBD, Fortitude Valley, Milton and South Bank continue to be magnets for investment and development, as seen in the Brisbane Quarter site, the largest integrated development in the CBD.
If you’re looking for jobs in Brisbane City, we have a wealth of resources and tips to kick-start your search:
- Review and revise your resume and LinkedIn page, ensuring they demonstrate your skills and experience. You should also proofread them carefully.
- Do as much research as you can into the Brisbane jobs market, and equip yourself with current information on in-demand skills and salary rates in your industry.
- When you get an interview offer, research the company and prepare questions that speak to your knowledge of the business and your understanding of its industry’s key challenges and opportunities.
Brisbane recruitment areas
Michael Page specialises in recruitment for the following industries in Brisbane:
- Accounting & finance
- Banking & financial services
- Engineering & manufacturing
- Hospitality & leisure
- Human resources
- Information technology
- Mining, energy & resources
- Procurement & supply chain