The Western Riverina provides many exciting career opportunities in established and emerging industries. The main industries are food and beverage manufacturing, retail trade and agriculture, followed by health care and education. Manufacturing provides 20% of the area’s jobs and employs more than 2,000 people.
Managers, Labourers, Technicians and Trades and Professionals make up the largest occupations of the workforce. The region offers career opportunities in the service industries including tourism, education, research and development, and government agencies.
Australian Government Department of Employment forecasting predicts growth in the Western Riverina region in the Finance & Insurance Services sector, the Health sector (particularly aged care and related services), Transport Postal and Warehousing, and Hospitality.