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Google opens new search experience for job seekers

Business Desk     7 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Google opens new search
experience for job seekers

Google has unveiled a new search experience making it easier for job seekers in the region to find employment opportunities from popular job listing websites, online classifieds and companies.

The new feature is built directly into Google Search to provide a comprehensive listing of jobs across the web. At launch, job search will have hundreds of thousands of job listings from thousands of sites, including Bikroy.com, Mustakbil.com and Xpressjobs.lk, said a press release.

Job Search provides a comprehensive listing of jobs across the web.

Job seekers can now search for “part-time jobs,” “software developer jobs”, “construction jobs” or similar unique job-seeking queries, to pull out a special module that can be expanded to a more immersive experience. Clicking on any job in this listing opens an at-a-glance view of comprehensive information about the posting such as job title, location, whether it is full-time or part-time, and several other important details - from summaries and links to reviews and ratings of the employer by trusted sources, to the commute between the workplace and home.

Job postings with at-a-glance details such as the job title and location across job types - full-time, part-time and internship jobs

New search experience enables job-seekers to save their job searches and get instant email alerts

To help the larger ecosystem of job providers, Google has released open documentation, which will assist organizations big and small to make their job openings discoverable on the new search experience, using open structured schema.org web markup standards that Google supports.


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