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Wagga Wagga has a diverse employment base, a unique feature for a regional city. Particular strengths of the employment base include public administration and safety, which accounts for significant contributions by the Army Recruit Training Centre (ARTC) at Kapooka and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Base. Health care and social assistance represents the largest sector of employment in the area, facilitated by the 297,000 patient catchment area of the Wagga Wagga Base Hospital.

Another unique feature of Wagga Wagga's employment base is the high proportion of manufacturing, representing 7.3% of the city's workforce. The retail trade sector remains a strong employer in our economy, facilitated by Wagga Wagga's retail catchment area of approximately 160,000 persons and the 1 Million visitors to the city annually.

 

Employment

The Wagga Wagga workforce is characterised by loyalty, a dedication to the job and a great range of knowledge and skills.

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Evojobs

Evojobs aims to provide a local gateway for job-seekers, employers and employment agencies.

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