Excerpted from the Singapore Career Guide
Online Job Sites
Job-SearchOnline.com is a Singapore-based company that maintains one of the largest jobs databases in Singapore. The job search engine lists thousands of jobs posted by job recruitment and employment agencies, executive search firms and major employers in Singapore. Job-SearchOnline.com allows online jobseekers to perform job searches without visiting multiple jobs boards or subscribing to multiple email job alerts.
Government Employment Resources
Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA)
The Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) aims to enhance the employability and competitiveness of both employees and jobseekers to meet the changing needs of Singapore. The website allows access to WDA programs for employers and individuals, as well as access to the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification System. Another service is JobsNet, WDA's Internet job bank where hiring employers can post job vacancies.
Singapore Workforce Development Agency
1 Marina Boulevard
#16-01 One Marina Boulevard
Tel: +65 6883 5885
Fax: +65 6512 1111
Origin Singapore matches students seeking internships with local firms. Although applications for internships in any industry are accepted, including agriculture, business, economics, tourism, engineering, architecture and planning, health care, the humanities and the life sciences, Origin mainly focuses on placing interns in the following fields: information technology and computer science, product and media design, electronic engineering, biotechnology and biochemistry, marketing and fashion design. Origin’s knowledge of the local employment market helps ensure high quality, meaningful internship experiences for students.
152, The Gateway East, #28-15
Tel: +65 61006744
Staffing Agencies And Temporary Help Firms
The Achieve Group, founded in Singapore, is an award-winning organization and HR outsourcing partner for local conglomerates and multinational corporations within the Asia Pacific region. The organization provides general recruitment, technology recruitment, foreign recruitment, executive search and HR consulting services.
Singapore 141 Market Street
13-00 International Factors Building
Tel: +65 6323 0050/7005
Fax: +65 6323 3006
Executive Recruiters and Search Firms
Michael Page Singapore
Michael Page International is a market leader in financial and banking recruitment in Southeast Asia. It performs recruiting for junior and senior executive positions across the board within the commercial, industrial, government and financial services sectors. Michael Page International has expanded its specialist recruitment activity in Singapore to include engineering, manufacturing, human resources, marketing, procurement and supply chain, and property and construction recruitment.
Michael Page International
One Raffles Place Office Tower 2
Tel: +65 6533 2777
Fax: +65 6533 7227
Newpapers That Publish Job Advertisements
The Straits Times and The Sunday Times
The Straits Times, published in English, is the nation’s most widely read daily newspaper. The Sunday Times is printed each Sunday. The Straits Times’ and The Sunday Times’ websites link to st701.com, one of Singapore's leading e-marketplaces for jobs, products and services.
Singapore Press Holdings Ltd.
82 Genting Lane Level 2
Tel: +65 6319 1800
Fax: +65 6744 4875
This is just a short sample of what you’ll find in over 100 pages of information in the complete Singapore Guide.