Geelong Data tells a vibrant story about Geelong's future

Posted: 30th May

The latest Census data shows Geelong might be the second largest city in Victoria, but we are leading the way in new dynamic careers and industries.

This is great news for our regional career seekers, and all those planning to move here for our attractive  lifestyle,  school and living choices. It appears our career opportunities are  just as inviting. 

Geelong Careers is currently crunching the 2016 census data to tell the complete and updated story of Geelong's changing workforce.  

The view of our future is far reaching and surprising .  Our top trending industries:  health, education, agribusiness, logistics, ICT, advanced manufacturing , construction and hospitality continue to grow.  These are joined by professional services, up 16.5%, administration and safety  services,  up 12.4%, and arts and recreation up 20%.

To be ready we have to plan.  Geelong Careers is committed to leading our region in preparing the 21st century work force we need to ensure our region achieves its full potential.  

Read the complete report  here .  (See page 14 for Geelong's fastest growing industries and Page 18 for our complete careers destination.)